Housing starts down; new lots up
With the economy in a steep dive, the number of single-family homes started in Middlesex County in 2008 was the lowest in at least 8 years, according to the Middlesex Planning Department.
posted 03.25.2009‘Sewage summit’ rescheduled
State Delegate Harvey Morgan has rescheduled a meeting with state and local officials to discuss the county’s proposed wastewater treatment plant for Saluda. Snow cancelled the first scheduled meeting.
posted 03.25.2009Sentinel staff members earn state awards
Southside Sentinel photo journalist Tom Chillemi and multimedia manager Mike Kucera won awards in the 2008 Virginia Press Association (VPA) News, Editorial and Photo Contest.
posted 03.23.2009March is American Red Cross Month
President Barack Obama has signed a proclamation recognizing March as American Red Cross Month, a tradition dating back to 1943 when President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the first such proclamation.