Tall ship’s sails built in Deltaville
When Jerry Latell of Ullman Sails in Deltaville got the contract to make 11,000 square feet of sails (12 sails) for the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter “Eagle,” he was a little apprehensive. “We felt a little like the dog who catches a car that he’s been chasing,” joked Latell.
posted 04.19.2017Full-time rescue service being provided from Urbanna squad building
The Central Middlesex Volunteer Rescue Squad in Urbanna is under the leadership of a new president, Ben Langford, who issued a message of hope at the April 4 Middlesex County Board of Supervisors meeting in Saluda.
posted 04.19.2017Autism has risen to 1 in every 68 births in the U.S.
In 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued its report concluding the prevalence of autism had risen to one in every 68 births in the United States, almost twice the 2004 rate of one in 125. The rate for boys is almost one in every 54 boys.
posted 04.19.2017Proposed town budget shows slight decrease
The proposed budget for the Town of Urbanna for 2017-18 (FY18) does not include increases in water rates or town taxes. The budget was presented at the town council’s April 13 work session meeting.