Irene not as strong as feared, but many still without power
“Well, it’s not nearly as bad as we thought it was going to be, and we were mighty lucky it wasn’t,” said Channel 12 news reporter and anchor Tara Morgan as she stood Sunday morning on the beach at Stingray Point in Deltaville. Thankfully, Hurricane Irene did not pack the wallop of Isabel, but the storm did leave some nasty scars.
posted 08.31.2011Mathews Market Days set for September 9-10
Mathews Market Days will be held on the Courthouse Green in the heart of Mathews Court House on Friday, September 9, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturday, September 10, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
On Saturday evening the annual Street Dance will be from 8-11 p.m. Admission and parking are free.
posted 08.31.201110th anniversary of 9-11… We want your comments.
The world changed forever on September 11, 2001. Terrorists flew planes into the World Trade Center and Pentagon. In an instant, the United States had an enemy that was like no other. The Department of Homeland Security was created. Airports became checkpoints.
posted 08.30.2011Middlesex County Sheriff charged with 25 felonies
On Thursday, August 25, Middlesex County Sheriff Guy L. Abbott was arrested on 25 felony indictments handed down from a Middlesex County special grand jury, reported Brian J. Gottstein, director of communications for the office of the Attorney General of Virginia, in an August 26 email to the Southside Sentinel.