State to fund additional deputy sheriff
Middlesex Sheriff Guy Abbott said this week that beginning July 1 the state will fund one additional deputy and a secretary for the sheriff’s office. These two jobs were eliminated in the current year due to state budget cuts.
posted 03.31.2010Census forms only mailed to physical addresses
Those who get their mail at a post office box will not receive U.S. Census forms in the mail, said Fran Sasone, U.S. Postal Service district communications coordinator. Sasone said residents who have a post office box will be contacted by a “census enumerator” between April and September.
posted 03.31.2010House fire started by space heater
A single-story home at Wake was heavily damaged by smoke and water following a fire that started in an older model oil space heater on Monday, March 22, said Alan Blake, chief of the Hartfield Volunteer Fire Department (HVFD).
posted 03.31.2010Sheriff Abbott: No charges, no arrests
On Monday, March 29, Middlesex County Sheriff Guy Abbott discredited rumors that have widely circulated in the county since the Virginia State Police executed a search warrant at the Middlesex Sheriff's Office in Saluda on March 15.