Arrest made in CVS shoplifting incident

Martinsville Police say they have arrested Jocelyn Demetrica Turner of 1114 Sylvan Avenue in Martinsville in relation to the theft of 16 boxes of Crest white strips at the CVS Pharmacy on East Church Street More...

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Arrest made in CVS shoplifting incident

Martinsville Police say they have arrested Jocelyn Demetrica Turner of 1114 Sylvan Avenue in Martinsville in relation to the theft of 16 boxes of Crest white strips at the CVS More...

Significant snow storm will have little effect on local area

The National Weather Service is calling for snow for the Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic Sunday into Monday with a significant snowstorm forecast for the Northeast Monday into Tuesday. More...

Heritage Center closes doors in uptown Martinsville

A flood of contributions could turn it around, but as for now, Director Debbie Hall has been laid off and the Martinsville-Henry County Heritage Center and Museum located in More...

Firearm possession by juveniles

Danville Police School Resource Officers charged 2 juveniles today with possession of a firearm at Westwood Middle School. Today at approximately 7:10am a School Resource Officer More...

Police investigating Saturday night shooting in Danville

According to Danville City Police, Saturday night at 10:58pm officers responded to the 300 block of Walker Street in reference to a shooting. When they got there they found a More...

Speed limit bill would raise reckless driving from 80 mph to 85 mph

Drivers who get caught going 11 mph over the speed limit on Virginia’s interstate highways may no longer face criminal More...

Flu back at epidemic level

This year’s flu season has returned to an epidemic level, according to the latest flu data from the Centers More...

Dr. Leon Agee Lackey

Dr. Leon Agee Lackey, 94, of 300 Kings Way Road, Martinsville, VA 24112, died Tuesday, January 27,...

William “Doc or Dot” Doyle Frith

William “Doc or Dot” Doyle Frith, 98, of 315 Rolling Hills Drive, Martinsville, Virginia died Monday, January...

Ethel Fallin

Ethel Fallin, 84, died Sunday, January 25, 2015. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge....

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

capdesign/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) — Researchers in Sweden believe that milk may not be as effective More...

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..

Tis the Season to Get Upset with Early Holiday Decor

(NEW YORK) — It’s that time of year again for stores and we don’t mean Halloween. Most retailers have moved beyond..

Martinsville (Va.), circa 1937-1939 (Reel 1, 2)

From the H. Lee Waters Film Collection. Silent films documenting communities in North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina, from 1936 to..

What to do with Jerusalem Artichokes (Sunchokes)?

By Joey & Holly Baird Sunchokes are becoming a very popular root crop to grow in your garden. They are a..