Remembering the courage of the ‘West Point 29’
Although just a teenager at the time, Rosetta Dobbins Jarvis of Cooks Corner was a civil rights activist in her hometown of West Point in 1952. She’s known today with honor in that community as one of the “West Point 29.”
posted 05.25.2011Murder suspect arraigned
George Henry Roye is set to appear for a preliminary hearing on July 18 in Middlesex County Circuit Court for the alleged May 16 first-degree murder of his son-in-law, Charles Purnell Scott Sr.
posted 05.25.2011Locust Hill man faces murder charge
George Henry Roye, an 80-year-old Locust Hill resident, was charged with first-degree murder on Monday, May 16, in the shooting death of his son-in-law, 55-year-old Charles Purnell Scott Sr., said a Middlesex Sheriff’s Office spokesman.
posted 05.18.2011Modified firehouse plan is approved
A modified plan for a three-bay addition to the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department cleared the Urbanna Planning Commission last week and is on the agenda for town council to consider at a meeting on Tuesday, May 24, at 7 p.m.