Bracke sentenced to 39 years in prison
Judge Shaw said Bracke’s numerous sentences are to run consecutively, which means his prison term is the sum of all his sentences added together. Middlesex Commonwealth’s Attorney Mike Hurd said inmates in the state system must serve at least 85 percent of their sentence.
posted 11.06.2008DEQ to hold public hearing on sewage plant
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a public hearing in the near future on a wastewater permit for a proposed sewage treatment plant Middlesex County wants to build near Saluda, the county board of supervisors was told on Tuesday.
posted 11.06.2008McCain carries Middlesex
Almost 79% (6,007) of active registered Middlesex County voters cast ballots in Tuesday’s Presidential election. Republican John McCain received 59.01% of the Middlesex votes (3,545), and newly-elected Democratic President Barack Obama received 39.78% of the votes (2,390).
posted 11.05.2008Fire destroys Moo’s Diner in Urbanna
A group of local residents and officials have set up a charitable fund to help the owners of the diner, Moo and J.D. Dodd, at EVB in Urbanna. Those wishing to make a donation can do so at any EVB branch, or send it directly to EVB, P.O. Box 817, Urbanna, VA 23175. Make checks payable to the Moo and J.D. Building Fund, acct #20122826.