The fall of a great white oak
Marshall Johnson stands in front of a massive white oak that blew down on his property near Saluda in early January, damaging two vehicles that were parked in the vicinity. It was estimated that the tree was over 200 years old.
posted 01.12.2009Parents of 6-year old driver arraigned
HEATHSVILLE—The parents of the 6-year-old boy who tried to drive himself to school were arraigned in Northumberland County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Friday morning on charges of child neglect.
posted 01.09.2009Crump elected Board Chairman
Saluda District supervisor Robert Crump (left) of Topping and Jamaica District supervisor Wayne Jessie of Church View were elected chairman and vice chairman, respectively, of the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.
posted 01.07.2009Schools to lose $553,000 in funds
The State of Virginia will cut $445,000 in basic school aid and $108,000 in debt service payments from the Middlesex school budget in 2009-10 (FY10), the county board of supervisors was told by school superintendent Rusty Fairheart Tuesday.