School officials await outcome of state budget
Middlesex County School Superintendent Rusty Fairheart told the county school board Monday that the Virginia House of Delegates and State Senate have adopted two different budget plans. The Senate plan is more beneficial to county schools, he said, because it holds the Composite Index (CI) at its current level.
posted 02.16.2011Several county offices on November 8 ballot
Middlesex County voters will go to the polls on November 8, 2011 to elect three supervisors, three school board members and most constitutional officers. Up for grabs is one seat from each of Middlesex County’s three voting districts for the Middlesex Board of Supervisors and the Middlesex School Board.
posted 02.16.2011Police acquire more financial records in rescue squad case
A “search inventory and return” record filed in Middlesex County Circuit Court on February 8 states that the regional BB&T branch in Lumberton, North Carolina, has provided police with the banking records of the former treasurer of the Central Middlesex Volunteer Rescue Squad, George Lewis Filling of Urbanna.
posted 02.16.2011No federal funds for dredging
At the February 1 board meeting, supervisor Carlton Revere said there is an immediate problem on Jackson Creek and noted the “rules of the game” for financing shallow-draft dredging projects changed.