Fire destroys home
The home of Mildred Townsend and her son Kevin on Rabbit Run off Watsons Landing Road in Saluda was destroyed by fire on Saturday morning, said Bill Thrift, chief of the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department in Urbanna.
posted 12.23.2009Deltaville Christmas light show
This 71,000-light display is next to Mason Realty in Deltaville. It will run each night through January 3, and viewers in their cars can tune to 96.9 FM to listen to music that is synchronized with the lights.
posted 12.22.2009Arrests made in store robbery
Two weeks after Big John’s Convenience Store at Church View was robbed on November 15, Middlesex Sheriff’s Office investigators had arrested a suspect, reported sheriff Guy L. Abbott this week.
posted 12.17.2009High county land values mean less state money
The 2007 figures used to determine composite indexes for the next two years for each county in Virginia have been released, and Middlesex’s total real estate values are the fourth highest in the area and its composite index is the third highest.