Woman is found dead aboard boat in Urbanna
The Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 55-year-old woman whose body was found Saturday, August 1, aboard a boat docked in Urbanna Creek.
posted 08.05.2015Record crowd at Groovin’ in the Park concert
Virginia singer-songwriters Steve Bassett (left) and Robbin Thompson (right) attracted a record crowd of over 750 to the Groovin’ in the Park concert last Saturday evening at Deltaville Maritime Museum’s Waterfront Park.
posted 07.29.2015Man dies four days after cutting foot in the Rappahannock River
Vibrio vulnificus, a flesh-eating bacteria, most likely killed Charles Edward “Charlie” Horner, 75, of Mechanicsville who died Wednesday, July 22, after becoming ill from an infection he contracted over the weekend at his summer home at Center Cross on the Rappahannock River, according to health officials.
posted 07.29.2015Concerns voiced over town park hours
Complaints by neighbors about late night mischievous behavior in Waterman’s Park on Kent Street have prompted the Urbanna Town Council to discuss changing the park’s hours.