Teenager shot at Park Street home in Martinsville

Calvin Edward Cabiness Officers responded to 111 Park Street in the City of Martinsville on 03/01/2015 at approximately 02:30 a.m. in reference to a report of gunshots. Upon their arrival the officers More...

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Teenager shot at Park Street home in Martinsville

Calvin Edward Cabiness Officers responded to 111 Park Street in the City of Martinsville on 03/01/2015 at approximately 02:30 a.m. in reference to a report of gunshots. Upon their More...

Weather Report

High pressure will remain wedged south along the eastern slopes of the Appalachians today helping to maintain cold air into this afternoon. An upper level disturbance will combine More...

Drivers should monitor road conditions and use caution on Sunday

SALEM – With winter weather forecasted to impact portions of southwestern Virginia on Sunday, March 1, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is advising motorists More...

State Police investigating fatality in Pittsylvania County Saturday

Virginia State Police Trooper L.G. Foley Jr., is investigating a single-vehicle crash that occurred Saturday (February 28) in Pittsylvania County. The crash occurred at 4:25 p.m. More...

Danville man is in jail for soliciting a juvenile via text message

Monday morning the Danville Police Department was contacted regarding improper texts being sent to a minor. The investigation revealed that the suspect used a messaging application More...

Epileptic patients no longer face prosecution for possessing cannabis oil in Virginia

Using medical marijuana oil for people who suffer from severe epilepsy is now legal in Virginia. Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed More...

Governor freezes electricity rates for Appalachian Power Company customers

A law signed by Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Tuesday freezes base rates and suspends rate reviews for 500,000 Appalachian More...

Donald “Don” Wayne Davis, Jr.

Donald “Don” Wayne Davis, Jr., 39, of 63 Old Mill Road, Ridgeway, VA passed away on Friday,...

Jonah Hezekiah Moore, Jr.

Jonah Hezekiah Moore, Jr., 71, died Sunday, March 1, 2015. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge....

Billy Hill Nelson

Mr. Billy Hill Nelson, age 80, of Bassett, Virginia died Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Blue Ridge...

Researchers Say Milk May Not Be as Effective at Strengthening Bones as We Think

capdesign/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) — Researchers in Sweden believe that milk may not be as effective More...

Many Americans Living Abroad Consider Renouncing Citizenship

(NEW YORK) — Not everyone who’s an American wants to stay an America, a new report in Forbes magazine reveals. Forbes..

Tis the Season to Get Upset with Early Holiday Decor

(NEW YORK) — It’s that time of year again for stores and we don’t mean Halloween. Most retailers have moved beyond..

Martinsville (Va.), circa 1937-1939 (Reel 1, 2)

From the H. Lee Waters Film Collection. Silent films documenting communities in North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina, from 1936 to..

Root Vegetables

By Joey and Holly Baird Root vegetables are a mysterious and exciting crop to grow in your garden. With most root vegetables,..