State budget cuts will impact county offices
During a public meeting in Jamaica District last week, Middlesex County Administrator Charles Culley reported that every county department that receives state funds is facing a reduction in revenue in the 2009-10 (FY10) fiscal year.
posted 02.04.2009School budget talks continue Thursday night
Middlesex County School Board members recently held two public meetings concerning state school cuts in the 2009-10 budget. The Saluda District public meeting is tonight, Feb. 5, at 7 p.m. at Urbanna United Methodist Church.
posted 02.04.2009West Point paper mill files for bankruptcy
One of the area’s largest employers, Smurfit-Stone Container Corp., has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, according to published reports.
posted 02.04.2009Citizens oppose more effluent in Urbanna Creek
During the January 21 public hearing on a wastewater treatment plant proposed for Saluda, citizens asked the State Water Control Board (SWCB) to consider alternatives to dumping treated wastewater into Urbanna Creek.