Russell wins donation in honor of Middlesex 4-H
Ronnie Russell won the Pioneer Corn Yield Contest for the state and one of his prizes was a donation to a charity in his name. He chose Middlesex 4-H to receive $150. Above, from left, are Cynthia Rowles of Middlesex 4-H, Russell and “Dixie”; back, Corbin Hall Farm employees Tony Jones and Evan Perry.
posted 05.26.2009Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday
Stock up on emergency supplies during the last week of May (25-31), and pay no sales tax for items you can use. For the entire list of tax-exempt items and price caps, go to http://www.tax.virginia.gov.
posted 05.23.2009BZA to meet over Potomac Timber appeal
On Tuesday, May 26, at 7 p.m. the Urbanna Board of Zoning Appeals will consider an appeal by Ray E. Watson Jr., a partner in Potomac Timber, whose marina renovation permit was denied by Urbanna Zoning Administrator Lewis Filling.
posted 05.21.2009Not a trashy recession
Where has all the trash gone? If there’s one good thing about the sluggish economy, it’s that people are not using the Middlesex County trash transfer stations nearly as much.