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Scholarship created for PHCC staffer killed in wreck

Patrick Henry Community College and the PHCC Foundation established a scholarship in memory of a long-serving staff member killed Friday, Aug. 15 in a car accident. The Cristy More...

eBay in Martinsville to hire 80

eBay Enterprise in Martinsville is holding a job fair Sept. 4-5 to fill 80 open full- and part-time positions, including weekend shifts. The positions are for warehouse workers, More...

Interior demolition of Henry Hotel set to begin

The Martinsville Bulletin reports interior demolition will be the first phase of the revitalization of the former Henry Hotel, according to Martinsville Assistant City Manager More...

ABC Agents destroy 50 gallon still in Franklin County

RICHMOND – An investigation by Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) special agents culminated yesterday in the discovery and destruction of a 50-gallon operational More...

Cocaine charges brought against five North Carolina men

Five North Carolina men were indicted last week on drug charges after several months of an undercover narcotics investigation conducted by the Caswell County Sheriff’s Office. More...

Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand at Corruption Trial

Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell took the stand on Wednesday to More...

Same-sex couples could begin marrying in Virginia by Wednesday

A federal appeals court has denied a request to delay its ruling striking down Virginia’s same-sex marriage More...

Mark Anthony Osborne

Mark Anthony Osborne, 54, of 175 Grassy Creek Road, Martinsville, Virginia, died Tuesday, August 19, 2014,...

Lloyd Lolene Brown Hundley

Lloyd Lolene Brown Hundley, age 89, of Martinsville, died Wednesday, August 20, 2014, in Blue Ridge...

John W. Tobler

John W. Tobler, 76, of Bassett died on Monday, August 18, 2014 at his home. He...

DOT Endorses Technology that Allows Cars to Talk to Each Other

iStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) — The Department of Transportation says cars that talk to each other could More...

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..

Worry More About Lightning, Not Floods

(ATLANTA) — The odds being killed by a lightning strike are something like 700,000 to one, and yet, most everyone ducks..

Supreme Court Blocks Virginia Gay Marriage, for Now

iStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked same-sex marriages from going More...

Testimony at Bob McDonnell Trial Reveals Details About Lavish Gifts

(RICHMOND, Va.) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen are charged with selling political favors in exchange for..

Seven Congressional Perks Eric Cantor Will Have to Give Up

(WASHINGTON) — Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is leaving behind one of Washington’s most powerful titles this week as Congress..

“What Do YOU Like About the Smith River Sports Complex” Facebook Photo Contest

Enter your favorite photo you’ve taken at the Complex for your chance to win great prize packages.   Martinsville, VA: The Smith..

Coca-Cola to Release Ad Defending Diet Sodas

(NEW YORK) — Coca-Cola will publish its first ad Wednesday defending diet sodas, specifically those containing sugar substitutes like aspartame. Sales..

Minimizing Salt Intake Could Save Over One Million Lives Annually Worldwide

(NEW YORK) — Researchers say that minimizing salt intake could help prevent upwards of 1.5 million deaths each year. According to..