The Middlesex County School Board elected Beth Hurd (right) as chairperson for 2009 and Elliott Reed (left) as vice chairman at a meeting Monday night. Hurd replaces Dr. Richard Shores as board chairman.
posted 01.15.2009Land Application: an alternative to discharge
The Kilmer’s Point and Cedar Point subdivisions have been using land applications via a spray irrigation system for over a decade. It is a viable alternative to discharging effluent into rivers and creeks.
posted 01.14.2009911 calls about 6-year-old driver released
HEATHSVILLE—Jacqulyn Deana Waltman, the mother of the 6-year-old boy who tried to drive himself to school, was still in custody at Northern Neck Regional Jail Monday where she is being held without bond.
posted 01.13.2009The fall of a great white oak
Marshall Johnson stands in front of a massive white oak that blew down on his property near Saluda in early January, damaging two vehicles that were parked in the vicinity. It was estimated that the tree was over 200 years old.
posted 01.12.2009Parents of 6-year old driver arraigned
HEATHSVILLE—The parents of the 6-year-old boy who tried to drive himself to school were arraigned in Northumberland County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Friday morning on charges of child neglect.
posted 01.09.2009Crump elected Board Chairman
Saluda District supervisor Robert Crump (left) of Topping and Jamaica District supervisor Wayne Jessie of Church View were elected chairman and vice chairman, respectively, of the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.