Williams steps down after 18 years as supervisor
When Kenneth W. Williams opted out of the 2009 election for Pinetop District supervisor, he ended a long family tradition of public service on the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors.
posted 12.23.2009Hold it, or use the porta-potty
The Urbanna Town Marina at Upton’s Point was built with government grants and town money, so it’s open to the public—but the restrooms are not. Even during town events, the restroom doors stay locked.
posted 12.23.2009Fire destroys home
The home of Mildred Townsend and her son Kevin on Rabbit Run off Watsons Landing Road in Saluda was destroyed by fire on Saturday morning, said Bill Thrift, chief of the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department in Urbanna.
posted 12.23.2009Deltaville Christmas light show
This 71,000-light display is next to Mason Realty in Deltaville. It will run each night through January 3, and viewers in their cars can tune to 96.9 FM to listen to music that is synchronized with the lights.