Martinsville man wanted for Village Market robbery

Joshua Lee Cloud The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for Joshua Lee Cloud, 29, of 403 Clearview Dr., Martinsville, Virginia. Cloud has been charged with one count of Robbery (felony) and one count of Use of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony (felony) for his role in the robbery at the Village Market. Cloud is described More...

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By Editor On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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HBO miniseries produced by Tom Hanks to be based on “Factory Man”

HBO is developing a miniseries that will tell the story of Virginia’s Bassett Furniture. Deadline.com is reporting that Tom Hanks will co-produce “Factory Man.” It’s based on Beth Macy’s More...

By Editor On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Indictments released by Henry County grand jury

A Henry County grand jury released 78 indictments involving over 40 people Monday. Another 97 indictments were sealed by judge’s order and will remain that way until September 22nd because the defendants are More...

By Editor On Sunday, September 14th, 2014
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Bassett Country Club set to close at end of month

Bassett Country Club will become the second golf course and club to close its doors in the area. Lynwood Golf and Country Club decided to shut their doors after being encouraged to close up and make way for an industry More...

By Editor On Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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Martinsville natives cross paths

Natives of Martinsville, VA, Army Materiel Command (AMC) Commanding General Dennis Via and David B. Miller, president of DuPont Electronics & Communications, met in Research Triangle Park, NC, on Aug. 28 to More...

By Editor On Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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Area Residents Participate in FAM Tour

Familiarization tour introduced Martinsville-Henry County residents to area attractions. Martinsville, VA – On Monday the VisitMartinsville team brought 15 members of the Comfort Inn staff and one staff member More...

By Editor On Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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Martin joins PHCC board

Educator and former Henry County Public Schools superintendent, Dr. J. David Martin, has joined the Patrick Henry Community College Board. Martin’s first meeting was June 16. He was appointed to fill an unexpired More...

By Editor On Thursday, September 11th, 2014
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Classic Cars Cruised Through Area

Twenty-two classic cars toured through Martinsville-Henry County. Martinsville, VA – On Thursday, the Mid-Atlantic Region Veteran Motor Car Club of America (VMCCA) Tour came through Martinsville-Henry County. More...

By Editor On Thursday, September 11th, 2014
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Collinsville man arrested on sexual abuse charges of family member

Tracy Douglas Talbot The Henry County Sheriff’s Office and Henry-Martinsville Social Services received a complaint that a 16 year old juvenile female had been sexually abused by a family member. It was alleged More...

By Editor On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Legacy scholarship recipients named at PHCC

Three students from Bassett High School and Martinsville High School are this year’s recipients for The Honorable Gerald L. Baliles Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship and the Gary and Susan Collins Commonwealth Legacy More...