Middlesex schools could lose $75,000 in state incentive funds
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors’ proposal “to retract” $737,000 in local funding to the county school system in the upcoming 2016-17 (FY17) budget has Middlesex County School Board members perplexed and looking for solutions.
posted 04.13.2016Sheriff’s office to stage mock DUI crash scene
The Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office will stage a mock DUI accident at Middlesex High School in Saluda on Thursday, April 21, at 2 p.m., simulating a vehicle crash as a result of an intoxicated driver.
posted 04.13.2016BB&T to close Urbanna Branch in May
Officials of Branch Banking and Trust Company (BB&T) bank of Winston-Salem, N.C., announced in February, 2016 it will be closing the Urbanna Branch of BB&T on May 20.
posted 04.13.2016Supervisors propose no cut in the county boat tax
After months of discussion as to what changes to possibly make to the county’s personal property tax on boats, there was a consensus among supervisors at a budget work session on April 5 to keep it at its current rate of 98 cents per $100 of value.