Four 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.
posted 08.10.2011Jury trial date set on embezzlement charges
A trial date of November 16-17 has been set for G. Lewis Filling Jr. who is facing five counts of embezzling money from the Central Middlesex Volunteer Rescue Squad (CMVRS) of Urbanna while he was squad treasurer. The trial will be decided by a jury.
posted 08.10.2011Parents, NAACP want answers from board
Concerns over racial issues in the Middlesex County Public Schools were voiced again at the county school board meeting Monday night. Dorri Combs of Stormont, who has a child at St. Clare Walker Middle School, said she considered taking her daughter out of the county school system because of racial conflicts in the school.