PHCC ranked among the top ten community colleges in the nation

MARTINSVILLE, VA – Patrick Henry Community College ranked among the top ten community colleges in the nation. A report was published this week ranking America’s community colleges More...

Parker drops out of Henry County Board of Supervisors race

Andy Parker, the father of slain WDBJ (Channel 7) journalist Alison Parker, announced Thursday he was dropping out of the race to regain a seat on the Henry County Board of Supervisors More...

Scholarships in honor of slain journalists near $100,000

Money and pledges keep coming in for the scholarships honoring Alison Parker and Adam Ward. Adam’s Salem Educational Foundation scholarship is over $10,000. JMU’s More...

Chatham teenager dies in automobile crash

Virginia State Police Trooper B. Draper is investigating a fatal crash which occurred on September 3, 2015. The crash occurred at 12:53 pm on Route 612 (Banister Road), one and More...

Low Gas Prices to Put $1.4 Billion in Motorists’ Pockets Over Labor Day

Low Gas Prices to Put $1.4 Billion in Motorists’ Pockets Over Labor Day  More...

Democrats unveil 2,800 signature petition demanding background checks

A group of Democratic lawmakers from Virginia on Thursday will unveil a 2,800-signature petition demanding expansion of background More...

Gas prices decline

Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have fallen 3.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.36/g More...

Carolyn Ann Childers

Carolyn Ann Childers, 62, of D & J Park Drive, Axton, Virginia, died Friday, September 4, 2015,...

Marian Burgess Stephens

Mrs. Marian Burgess Stephens, age 86, of Stuart passed away Sept. 2, 2015 at her home....

Mary Louise Manuel Jamieson

Mary Louise Manuel Jamieson, 83, of Southland Drive, Ridgeway, died Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at Memorial Hospital...

Why, Lord?

Why, Lord?  More...

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

(NEW YORK) — Researchers in Sweden believe that milk may not be as effective in helping women build stronger bones, and..

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..

Piedmont Arts On Stage Brings UK’s No. 1 Jive and Swing Band to Martinsville

Martinsville, VA —The Jive Aces, the UK’s No. 1 jive and swing band, will bring a high-energy blend of swing, jive, and R&B to..

Kraft cheese expands recall of American cheese singles by 10 times

Kraft cheese expands recall of American cheese singles by 10 times..