‘The man without a face’ warns MHS students of chewing tobacco dangers
Nothing is worse than regret. And it’s easy to see the regret in Rick Bender’s face. Bender has been called “the man without a face.” In 1989, he went to the doctor because he had a sore on his tongue. It was an aggressive form of cancer—the result of using “spit tobacco” for 13 years.
posted 01.08.2014Syd Thrift Athletic Complex nears completion
The Syd Thrift Athletic Complex at Middlesex High School in Saluda is still on schedule to be completed by the end of January or the first of February, reported Middlesex School Superintendent Dr. Thomas W. Taylor
posted 12.31.2013Power lines being replaced
Dominion Virginia Power has been working on a “reliability project, proactively replacing the aging submarine cable that runs parallel with the bridge across Urbanna Creek.
posted 12.31.2013Man receives 50-month jail sentence for selling ‘bath salts’
Shawn Ronald Woodlen, an employee of a Gloucester store that sold synthetic drugs known as “bath salts,” was recently sentenced by a U.S. District Court to 50 months in federal prison.