Supervisors reject proposed lodging tax
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors appeared to be caught off guard at a meeting on August 17 when the Historic Courtroom in Saluda was filled with citizens, county businessmen and even a few attorneys.
posted 08.26.2010Police seek robbery suspect
Karl Antonio Brooks, 32, is wanted in Middlesex County for the alleged armed robbery of Big John’s Convenience Store at Church View on November 15, 2009.
posted 08.26.2010Man rescued after jumping off Urbanna bridge
"It was an attempted suicide," said John Bull, public relations director for VMRC. "He left his car at the end of the bridge with the lights flashing, and walked over and jumped off the side." According to Shelton, when asked why he had jumped off the bridge, the man replied, "I'm just tired of living!"
posted 08.23.2010Middlesex Public Library forced to cut hours
Due to budget cuts, the Middlesex County Public Library Board will be forced to reduce hours of operation at both branches, said library executive director Sherry Inabinet this week. Starting September 1, the Deltaville Branch will be closed on Thursdays and the Urbanna Branch will be closed on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to noon.