New stoplight in VDOT road plan
VDOT allocated $950,000 for a traffic signal and intersection improvements on Route 33 at Route 620, which leads to St. Clare Walker Middle School and Middlesex Elementary School, said Marcie Parker, resident engineer for VDOT’s Saluda Office.
posted 10.23.2008Bracelet can be a ‘Lifesaver’
“Bringing loved ones home” has been Project Lifesaver’s motto since it was founded in 1999 in Chesapeake. Since then it has become an internationally-recognized program to locate at-risk people who may wander away from home.
posted 10.23.2008Pratt wins women’s U.S. oyster shucking title
Virginia Oyster Shucking Champion Deborah Pratt of Jamaica in Middlesex County won the Women's Division of the National Oyster Shucking Contest at St. Mary's County, Maryland, last Saturday.
posted 10.21.2008County schools make the grade
Assistant superintendent of schools Rashard J. Wright told the school board, “I’m very excited to start my instruction presentation with our accreditation news,” he said. “All three of our schools are fully accredited.”
posted 10.16.2008Developer seeks jury trial in $14 million suit
On October 2, Ruark filed his lawsuit in Middlesex Circuit Court through his attorney, John Walk of Hirschler and Fleischer of Richmond. The lawsuit asks for “a jury to hear and decide the issue of just compensation” that is due Ruark for the taking of his property.