Time is running out for scientists at old rock quarry

Time is running out for a team with the Virginia Museum of Natural History to collect fossils at the old Virginia Solite Company quarry in Cascade. Ararat Rock Products in Mount Airy, NC now owns the property More...

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Martinsville woman indicted for murder of daughter

21 year-old Dominique Lanier Martin of 765 Indian Trail, Martinsville has been indicted on one count of murder and two counts of abuse and neglect of children. In November of last More...

Time is running out for scientists at old rock quarry

Time is running out for a team with the Virginia Museum of Natural History to collect fossils at the old Virginia Solite Company quarry in Cascade. Ararat Rock Products in Mount More...

Dental Clinic struggling but making it

The Community Dental Clinic in uptown Martinsville opened in 2006. It has provided more than $6.1 million in dental services to the unemployed or uninsured adults and children More...

Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar

Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion. Stockholders of Family Dollar Stores will receive $59.60 in cash More...

Stalking suspect arrested again

A Danville man wanted for stalking has been arrested for a second time. Berkley Allen Furgurson was arrested in Pocahontas County, WV Sunday. Provided he remains in custody and More...

Gay Marriage: One Step Closer to the Supreme Court? Why Virginia Matters

iStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) — Though the Supreme Court issued a major opinion concerning gay rights in 2013, it More...

Consumers enjoy gas price decrease for month straight

 Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have fallen 3.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.35/g More...

Bobby Adkins

Mr. Bobby Adkins, age 56, of 521 Field Avenue in Fieldale, died Tuesday July 29, 2014...

James “Jim” Curtis Pendleton

James “Jim” Curtis Pendleton, 77, of Bassett passed away on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Blue...

Doris Jennie Decker Marshall

Doris Jennie Decker Marshall of Martinsville went home to be with her Lord on July 27,...

Many Americans Adults Still Living with Their Parents, Study Says

Photodisc/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) — Despite the end of the recession, many American adults are still living More...

Dairy in Wisconsin Sets World Record for Largest Ice Cream Scoop

(MILWAUKEE) — A new world record was set Saturday for the largest scoop of ice cream. The massive amount of strawberry..

Verizon Commercial Warns Against Telling Girls They’re Pretty

(NEW YORK) — A commercial released earlier this month lends a theory to why so many girls grow up to steer..

Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings on Health Care Law

(WASHINGTON) — After a brief hiatus, the hot debate over the Affordable Care Act was renewed once again More...

President Obama’s Weekly Address: Building Policies for Working Families

(WASHINGTON) — In his weekly address, President Obama previews Monday’s first-ever White House Summit on Working Families and discusses the daily..

GOP Weekly Address: Making American Energy ‘More Affordable, Reliable, Beneficial’

(WASHINGTON) –  In this week’s Republican address, Michigan Rep. Fred Upton discusses legislation regarding America’s energy supplies and the possible impact..

“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..

B Robert’s Foods Recalls 200 Pounds of Grilled Chicken

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — A North Carolina company is recalling about 200 pounds of grilled chicken entrees because they were not properly..