Re-districting plan explained
Creating five voting districts in Middlesex County would be one way to equalize voting strength throughout the county, Middlesex County Administrator Charles Culley told an audience at the Deltaville Community Association (DCA) meeting on April 21.
posted 04.29.2011Gemerek steps down as president of Bay Aging
Following two months of closed door sessions and secret motions, Bay Aging’s board of directors on April 28 accepted the retirement of agency president, Allyn Gemerek, 67. The retirement is effective April 30.
posted 04.28.2011Deltaville’s Road to Recovery
If there is a silver lining in the dark cloud that was the April 16 Deltaville tornado, it’s the way people worked together to start recovering from this disaster. “Seeing people come together to help their neighbors was an inspiration,” said Carlton Revere, the Middlesex County Emergency Services Director.
posted 04.27.2011Deltaville: ‘Look forward, not backward’
Members of Zoar had invited communities from across Middlesex County to join with them in a celebration of Easter and to reflect, not on the devastation brought forth by the worst tornado in Middlesex County history, but on God’s gift of strength and courage that has brought many together to lend a helping hand.
posted 04.27.2011Two Warner women injured by tornado are still hospitalized
Corine Johnson and Bessie Bagby are still hospitalized for injuries received from the EF1 tornado that struck their mobile homes on Warner Road near Pinetree on the evening of April 16.
posted 04.27.2011Puppy trapped in rubble rescued
On Sunday morning following the tornado of April 16, Vaughan Crittenden, 19, was shooting video of damage in Deltaville. He heard a puppy whimpering from under a large pile of debris behind a house across from Zoar Baptist Church.