Christmas cruising on Jackson Creek
Jackson Creek was lit up for the holidays during Friday’s Jackson Creek Christmas Cruise. Above, revelers brave cold winds in “Bethpager,” one of two deadrise boats that took tour-goers to view the decorations.
posted 12.14.2016Possible dredging of the mouth of Urbanna Creek to be studied
Saluda District supervisor Pete Mansfield dredged up some ancient history at the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors meeting on December 6 when he asked his fellow supervisors and county officials to study the possibility of dredging the mouth of Urbanna Creek.
posted 12.14.2016Area task force takes aim at opioid addiction
There is a monster on the loose. It kills more Virginians annually than vehicle crashes or gun violence. Since 2013, fatal drug overdoses have been the number one cause of unnatural death in Virginia—and it’s not slowing.
posted 12.14.2016Tax relief for elderly proposed
The Urbanna Town Council will hold a public hearing at 7 p.m. on Monday, December 19, on a proposed ordinance that would grant up to $500 real estate tax relief annually for elderly or disabled residents who meet qualifications.