VMRC orders removal of sunken barge
Raymond (Ray) E. Watson Jr. of Mechanicsville was ordered by the Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) on Tuesday, February 25, to remove his sunken barge from Urbanna Creek within 30 days.
posted 03.05.2014Urbanna teen gets up-close look at the legislative process
Walter “Trip” Hurley III of Urbanna, who is serving as a page in the Virginia House of Delegates, said he is thankful for a chance to be part of the legislative process. “This has been an amazing experience that I will never forget,” said Hurley.
posted 03.05.2014Judge certifies first-degree murder charge
On February 26, a first-degree murder charge and three other related charges against Travis Al Baker of Water View were certified to the Middlesex Grand Jury by Middlesex Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Judge Cressondra B. Conyers.
posted 03.05.2014Police raid Topping smoke shop
Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies descended on the Slipknots Trading and Tobacco store on Route 3 in Topping Tuesday morning. More than 50 law enforcement agents, including some who covered part of their faces, apparently executed a search warrant at the store and at The Wing Joint.