‘Gaucho’ sails for St. Barts
John and Roni Everton have set sail from Deltaville for warmer temperatures aboard their 50-foot wooden ketch Gaucho. With the help of their daughter Kylie and son Iain, they will navigate more than 1,600 miles of open ocean and make landfall at St. Barthelemy in the French West Indies on November 4.
posted 10.21.2009Candidates speak at forum
Alternatives to increasing real estate taxes, and school Standards of Learning (SOL) tests were among questions posed by the audience of about 35 citizens who attended the Middlesex County election forum at the Deltaville Community Center on October 15. Click through for some answers.
posted 10.21.2009Democrats meet Thursday
The Middlesex County Democratic Committee will hold its monthly meeting at the Cooks Corner Office Complex on Route 33 east of Saluda on Thursday, October 22. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for socializing and the business meeting will start at 7 p.m.
posted 10.16.2009Possible town ‘leash law’ to be discussed
At their September work session, council members seemed ready to stop dogs from running free in Urbanna. A leash law was discussed, but no change in the ordinance has been proposed. However, council now wants to hear what town residents have to say about roaming dogs.