VDOT pockets $1M on Stamper’s Bay Road project
The construction bid to widen and straighten winding Stamper’s Bay Road in Hartfield came in about $1.2 million under VDOT’s estimated cost, said Marcie Parker, resident engineer for the Saluda office of VDOT.
posted 12.04.2009Police have suspects in this week’s attacks
KILMARNOCK—Town manager Tom Saunders on Thursday reported that police have several suspects in connection with the two early morning break-ins this week in the area of Chase Street. In both cases, the suspect displayed a weapon and forcibly assaulted the victims, according to police.
posted 12.04.2009Horse racing is in his blood
Willis Braxton Sr. is lucky. After 96 years of living, his eyes still twinkle when he tells stories about race horses. Braxton was fortunate to have known the 1918 Kentucky Derby winner “Exterminator.” That legendary horse retired to a farm at Remlik and lived until 1945.
posted 12.03.2009Delegate Morgan: “tougher economic times ahead”
State Delegate Harvey Morgan told the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors Tuesday that the state was $1.3 billion below anticipated budget revenues in September, and the deficit is probably going to be double that in October.