Plane skids off runway at Hummel; no one injured
A single-engine airplane skidded off the north end of Hummel Field's runway Saturday night, August 29 after an aborted take-off, said First Sergeant Kevin Barrick of the Virginia State Police. No one was injured in the 9:54 p.m. incident at the county-owned airport at Topping.
posted 09.01.2009Hearing on church sewer hook-up set for Tuesday
County supervisors will hold a public hearing at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, September 1, to consider a request from All Saints Anglican Church to allow a sewer hook-up from Centenary to the county-owned sewer line under New Street in Saluda.
posted 08.26.2009School intersection to get stoplight
VDOT has allocated $704,300 for the traffic signal and road improvements, said Marcie Parker, resident engineer for VDOT’s Saluda Office. It will be the county’s fourth traffic signal and will be activated by December.
posted 08.26.2009Town, foundation plan for Nov. 6-7 Oyster Festival
The Urbanna Oyster Festival is 10 weeks away, and officials have been working to streamline the annual event, which is set for Friday and Saturday, Nov. 6-7.