Possible town ‘leash law’ to be discussed
At their September work session, council members seemed ready to stop dogs from running free in Urbanna. A leash law was discussed, but no change in the ordinance has been proposed. However, council now wants to hear what town residents have to say about roaming dogs.
posted 10.14.2009Supervisor candidates address the issues
In the upcoming November 3 Middlesex County Board of Supervisors election, two candidates are seeking a Saluda District seat and one candidate is running unopposed for a Pine-top District seat. In a recent written questionnaire, we asked all three candidates the same three questions. Click through for their responses.
posted 10.14.2009Flu vaccine to be made available to students
The Middlesex County School Board has approved an agreement with the Three Rivers Health District to conduct an in-school influenza program using health department nurses to administer vaccine against the H1N1 (swine flu) virus.
posted 10.14.2009Middlesex does not have to borrow to meet payroll
As county attorney Mike Soberick walked out of a closed session on personnel last Thursday at a special Middlesex County Board of Supervisors meeting, he made a gesture as if he was cutting his own neck and remarked, "The axe has fallen."