Tractor Trailer overturns in Henry County

SALEM – An overturned tractor-trailer has closed all of Route 220 in Henry County.  Both northbound lanes and both southbound lanes are blocked.  The incident occurred on Route More...

Henry County wreck claims life of Stoneville man

The Virginia State Police are continuing their investigation into a fatal crash that killed a North Carolina resident this afternoon around 3:30 pm on Route 220 northbound More...

Lockdown at FC Middle School according to protocol

A lockdown was initiated Friday at Fieldale-Collinsville Middle School as Henry County deputies and the rescue squad arrived on the scene. School officials are saying the incident More...

Reidsville home explodes

Fire officials believe a copper theft caused the Monday night explosion of a Reidsville home. Rockingham County Fire Marshal Robert Cardwell said someone stole the air conditioning More...

Rockingham Magistrate quits over same-sex marriage

A Rockingham County magistrate submitted his resignation Thursday, saying he couldn’t marry same-sex couples because it violates his religious beliefs. Magistrate John Kallam More...

Virginia Quit Day set for November 20th

Virginia health officials are launching a campaign to help cigarette smokers kick the habit. The Virginia Department of Health More...

Hannah Graham Abduction Suspect Indicted in 2005 Sex Assault

Galveston County Sheriff’s Office (CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — The suspect in the abduction of University More...

Matthew Usha Penn

Matthew Usha Penn, 32, of Winston-Salem, NC, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at his home. He...

Walter D. Turner

Walter D. Turner, 86, of Bassett, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Blue Ridge Rehab in...

Kenneth Earl Thomas

Kenneth Earl Thomas 59, of 108 Locust Street, Ridgeway, Virginia, died Monday, October 20, 2014 at...

Group Claims More Americans Want Major Change to Pledge of Allegiance

Fuse/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) — The Pledge of Allegiance is a 31-word recitation that every American knows More...

DOT Endorses Technology that Allows Cars to Talk to Each Other

(WASHINGTON) — The Department of Transportation says cars that talk to each other could prevent more than half a million car..

You can’t blame a Business for asking but the answer should be “No”

Now that a significant percentage of the Liberty Fair Mall has been torn down, Hull Storey Gibson is holding the city..

Former Sen. Jim Webb ‘Seriously’ Considering 2016 Presidential Bid

Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Former Sen. Jim Webb, D-Va., said Tuesday he’s “seriously” More...

GOP Weekly Address: ‘State Is Under Attack from the Federal Government’

(WASHINGTON) — Congressional candidate Andy Tobin, R-Arizona, delivered the weekly Republican Address on Saturday, speaking strongly about the importance of “putting..

Obama Reiterates ISIS Strategy in Weekly Address

(WASHINGTON) — In his weekly address, President Obama reiterated the strategy he outlined on Wednesday with regards to how the U.S...

Oktoberfest 2014 Through Jamie Walker’s Camera Lens

Oh I love Martinsville’s Oktoberfest! Great music, great food and great vendors. Also was very glad to see the Sauerkraut Band!..

Pumpkins, More Than for Decoration By: Joey & Holly Baird

There is more to pumpkins then pies and jack-o-lanterns. As gardeners we are sad to see the outdoor growing season ending but..

Police Officers Collect Unused Prescription Drugs for National Take Back Day

(NEW YORK) — Time to toss those pills sitting in your medicine cabinet– Saturday is the last annual National Prescription Drug..