Middlesex & Essex combined reassessment
Middlesex officials have been trying for years to establish a regional reassessment program, but have been unsuccessful. “If we are successful with this regional concept, maybe other counties will join in,” said Middlesex County Administrator Charles Culley.
posted 07.28.2010Microburst hits Wake area
At about 10 p.m. Sunday, during a severe thunderstorm, a microburst struck the Syringa/Wake area and knocked down trees and snapped the tops of tall trees in its path.
posted 07.21.2010Former mayor appointed to Urbanna Town Council
On Monday, following a closed session, the Urbanna Town Council voted 5-0 to appoint outgoing mayor Beatrice Taylor to the town council.
posted 07.21.2010Sunday’s rain too late for corn crop
Sunday’s rain came too late to help a Middlesex County corn crop that has been devastated by lack of rain, record heat and drying winds the past two months.