EF-1 tornado smacks farms, demolishes home
Two candles lit the home of Wayne and Betty Bray in Remlik. Electricity had been knocked out. Flashlights were nearby. About 8:15 p.m. on Wednesday, February 24, a cell phone message warned them to “take cover.” A tornado had been spotted.
posted 03.02.2016Body of missing man found
The body of Kevin C. Blake, of Topping, was recovered from the Chesapeake Bay on Sunday, February 28, near Northampton County on the Virginia Eastern Shore.
posted 03.01.2016Superintendent: State wants additional funds to go toward public education
“It’s a huge surprise!” said Middlesex Public School Superintendent Dr. Thomas Taylor at a February 22 public hearing on the proposed $15 million 2016-17 (FY17) school budget.
posted 02.24.2016Lancaster teen charged with attempted murder and abduction of Topping man
An 18-year-old Lancaster County man is charged with seven felonies, including attempted capital murder, following an investigation by a Middlesex Sheriff’s Office investigator and deputies, reported Major M.E. Sampson of the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office.