Council votes 4-2 to cut tax rate by a penny
In a split vote on Monday, the Urbanna Town Council approved a one-cent decrease in the real estate tax rate. Council member Larry Chowning spearheaded the proposal to drop the real estate tax rate a penny to 23 cents per $100 of value.
posted 06.24.2015Local R&B great Wendell Holmes dies at age 71
Middlesex County native Wendell Holmes, 71, of “The Holmes Brothers” band died on Friday, June 19, 2015 at his home in Rosedale, Md., due to complications with pulmonary hypertension.
posted 06.24.2015Judge rejects plea agreement in felony gun case
On June 17 Middlesex Circuit Court Judge Jeffery Shaw rejected a plea agreement in the felony case of Austin J. Martin of Deltaville who is charged with possessing firearms on Middlesex High School (MHS) property.
posted 06.24.2015Have a plan for the future; be thankful for the present
During Saturday’s 66th commencement exercises at Middlesex High School, featured speaker Dr. Sarah Johnson delivered a four-part address that advised the 85 seniors to “reinvent” themselves, have a plan, be patient and persistent, and be grateful.