Veterans workshop set for August 11
Representatives from the Hampton Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Center Rural Health Team will be at American Legion Post 83 on 73 Hookemfair Rd. in Mathews on Wednesday, August 11 to meet with local veterans who have questions concerning health care.
posted 08.02.2010Fire damages three campers
On Sunday, July 18, at 7 a.m., a fire at Grey’s Point Camp at Topping caused about $70,000 worth of damage to three campers and sent one person to the hospital, said Hartfield Volunteer Fire Department chief Alan Blake.
posted 07.28.2010Local oyster firms feel impact of Gulf oil spill
Due to the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the supply of oysters from this region has been curtailed and the price of oysters has skyrocketed. Oyster processors and distributors in Middlesex County and adjacent areas are feeling the impact—as are local consumers.
posted 07.28.2010Saluda sewage plant is now 2nd highest priority
A proposed sewage treatment plant for Saluda was moved to the second priority on Middlesex County’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) by a 4-1 vote of the Middlesex Board of Supervisors on July 20.