VMRC delays new crab regulations until May
A series of commercial crab regulations scheduled for a public hearing on April 28 will be delayed for a month as fishery managers prepare additional regulatory options for consideration by the nine-member commission.
posted 04.20.2009Harvey Morgan announces re-election bid
Delegate Harvey Morgan (R-98) of Middlesex has announced he will seek re-election in the 98th House of Delegates District. Morgan, a veteran legislator, cited his experience and commitment to helping Virginia get through trying economic times.
posted 04.20.2009Woman dies after jumping from bridge
A Midlothian woman apparently committed suicide by jumping from the Robert O. Norris Bridge into the Rappahannock River at Topping on Monday. Lancaster County Sheriff Ronnie Crockett identified the victim as Jody G. Bowker, 50, of Midlothian.
posted 04.15.2009Three crashes send several to hospital
Three serious vehicle crashes in four days kept fire and rescue workers busy in Middlesex County. The first crash occurred about 3:15 a.m. on Friday, April 10, on Route 602 (Old Virginia Street) at Remlik, about three miles west of Urbanna.