Thursday 11 February, 2016
Edition: English (US)
Martinsville Daily

Martinsville Daily

  • MARTINSVILLE, VA – For three decades, music has been a part of Michelle Dick’s life. But no amount of her passion and persistence could keep it from being taken from her in an instant. Since elementary school, Dick played the piano...

  • Zachary Wray Haley – Benjamin Alexander Baker Authorities have arrested two men in connection to a man who was found shot and killed inside his Rockingham County home last month. Daquarius Rashawn Martin, 18, of Martinsville,...

  • Today is the deadline to register to vote in Virginia’s March 1 presidential primary.  You do not have to register by party to participate.  Anyone may vote in either the Republican or Democrat presidential primary as long as you...

  • Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have fallen 3.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.62/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 4,081 gas outlets in Virginia. This compares with the national...

  • Drivers should monitor weather forecasts and expect possible changing road conditions According to a release from the Virginia Department of Transportation – a wintry-mix weather system is forecast to pass through western Virginia...

City to consider raising bond money to pay for sewer line

Martinsville City council meets Tuesday where they will consider a resolution and an ordinance that allows financing to be initiated and a public hearing to be held for $10 million in bonds...

Fishing Championship to Come to Philpott Lake

Area will host 90 fishermen during fall tournament  Martinsville, VA – The Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation’s...

FAST TRACK 2016 – SOLD OUT!

Martinsville, VA – The Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce announced today that FAST TRACK 2016 is sold out of exhibitor booths....

PHCC Hollins Show (4)
First art exhibition of the semester now on display

MARTINSVILLE, VA – Patrick Henry Community College recently unveiled the first art exhibition of spring 2016.  The exhibit, called “Learning...

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W. Roger Stone, Jr.

W. Roger Stone, Jr., 63 of 1591 Stones Dairy Road, Bassett, VA passed away on Tuesday, February...

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Melvia Leona Feazell

Melvia Leona Feazell, 81, of Bassett, Virginia, passed away on February 9, 2016. She was born...

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Margaret Cummings Ullrich

Mrs. Margaret Cummings Ullrich, age 79 of Patrick Springs, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016...

Floridaman and the buried lede
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By Bill Bouldin Before we get started with The Further Adventures of Floridaman,  – allow me a short primer on that bane of...