Photographing the Perseid meteor shower
Stephen Blue of Deltaville took the photo above at about 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 13, at a place called Hole in the Wall—the inlet from the Chesapeake Bay in between Gwynn’s Island and mainland Mathews.
posted 08.24.2016County attorney leaves office with many fond memories of Middlesex
On August 31, 2016 Michael T. Soberick of Gloucester will end his 27-year journey as Middlesex County Attorney. Soberick resigned, effective August 31, in a July 15 letter to the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors.
posted 08.24.2016Celebrating 100 years of a rich, full life
Verline Washington celebrated her 100th birthday on Thursday, August 18, 2016 with friends and relatives at Riverside Convalescent Center in Saluda. Verline received a plaque commemorating her 100th birthday with a signed note from President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.
posted 08.24.2016Virginia State Police warn residents of phone scam and caller ID spoofing
Virginia State Police are warning residents of an ongoing phone scam in which the caller says he is calling from the IRS and demands payment by verbally threatening and intimidating the individual. In addition, the caller ID number used by this scam is a legitimate Virginia State Police Area Office phone number.