Gravatt elected to town council
On November 8, write-in candidate Diane Gravatt was elected to the Urbanna Town Council with 57 votes, defeating the only other declared write-in candidate, Cloyde Wiley III, who received 43 votes.
posted 11.16.2016Veterans Day Celebration recalls sacrifices
For 25 years, a granite memorial in the courtyard of the Historic Middlesex Courthouse has honored veterans of all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. Chiseled in that stone is this six-word phrase: “To them we owe our freedom.”
posted 11.16.2016Sewer service in Deltaville: A long process begins
Bringing sewer service to Deltaville is the top priority of the Middlesex County Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for the years 2017-21. On November 2 the Middlesex Board of Supervisors (BOS) approved the CIP, which is a tool to assist the board of supervisors in developing budgets and with long-range planning.
posted 11.16.2016Schools seek public input on budget
The Middlesex County School Board wants to bring the public into the 2017-18 budget process earlier this year. The board approved a 2017-18 (FY18) budget agenda Monday night that encourages citizens to start participating in public budget discussions as early as mid-December.