State record spadefish registered
Roland Eugene Murphy of Fredericksburg caught a new state record spadefish that weighed 14.92 pounds on June 13. Murphy’s spadefish is also a pending world record. He registered the citation fish at The Tackle Shop at J&W Seafood in Deltaville.
posted 06.17.2009Sergeant Epperly is home from Cuba
Epperly, who is in the U.S. Coast Guard Reserves, was activated and deployed with his unit to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in November of 2008. Epperly’s unit was attached to a Joint Task Force in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, while conducting maritime anti-terrorism force protection operations.
posted 06.16.2009Norris Bridge night lane closures set
Beginning next week motorists can expect lane closures during the overnight hours on the Norris Bridge. Crews have shifted to night hours due to the rising temperatures in the work area during the day.
posted 06.16.2009MHS graduation set for Saturday
The 112 seniors of the Middlesex High School Class of 2009 will graduate on Saturday, June 13, in the John S. Clements Memorial Gymnasium in Saluda. The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. and admission is by ticket only. Those attending must enter through the main gym entrance. Additional parking is in the field across from MHS.