Training helps young lifeguard with rescue
June 13 started out to be just another Saturday for lifeguard Noah Woolard at the Grey’s Point Camp pool in Topping. However, by that afternoon Woolard had helped rescue his first distressed victim as a lifeguard.
posted 07.01.2015Central water would be filtered
“The dogs won’t drink the water,” said Keith Keyser who lives at Stingray Point. “And, I’m reluctant to cook with it.” Keyser was among the 50-plus people who listened to a proposed plan to bring a central water system to the Deltaville area during a Middlesex Water Authority meeting.
posted 06.24.2015Council 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.