Conrad, Reed, Goforth file as candidates
With the deadline to file as a candidate in local elections just five days away, three more candidates recently filed papers to be on the November 8 Middlesex County ballot. The deadline to file as a candidate for the board of supervisors or the school board is Tuesday, August 23, at 7 p.m.
posted 08.17.2011Delinquent water bills slow cash flow
Delinquent water bills have added to Urbanna’s $10,000 cash flow problem. On Monday, the town council voted to cash in a $10,372 CD that is about 20 years old. At one time it was getting a good interest rate, but now pays very little interest, said Mayor Don Richwine. This is the only CD the town has.
posted 08.17.2011Four injured in two-car crash
On Saturday, August 13, about 9 a.m. a pickup truck ran into the back of a BMW car that was turning left off Route 33 into the parking lot of The Church of the Visitation near Topping, said Virginia State Trooper Tommy Hudson.
posted 08.17.2011Saving a drowning child’s life
When a child needs a hospital procedure, they are left in the care of highly trained doctors and nurses who use the ultimate technology to safeguard their health. And still, parents wait and worry. When a child goes to the pool, it’s a place to have fun. Many people don’t give a second thought to what could happen. Last Friday, they found out.