Tuesday 24 May, 2016
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Martinsville Daily

Martinsville Daily

  • More Americans are planning to hit the road this summer compared to 2015, according to the annual summer travel study conducted by GasBuddy. Over 75 percent said they would be traveling this summer, a 2.2 percent increase from last...

  • MARTINSVILLE, VA – Patrick Henry Community College celebrates the grand opening of the Thomas P. Dalton IDEA Center onThursday, May 19 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 26 Fayette Street in Uptown Martinsville.  The entire community is invited...

  • Martinsville, VA – The Martinsville/ Henry County Crime Stoppers held their Annual Recognition Banquet on May 10th, at the Dutch Inn in Collinsville to recognize Law Enforcement and Emergency Communications Officers from Martinsville,...

  • Martinsville inmate walks off work crew, caught in North Carolina Posted: Tue 4:22 PM, May 10, 2016 A City of Martinsville inmate who walked off a work crew Tuesday morning has been caught, but not before making it across the state...

  • A 1946 Taylorcraft single engine airplane with a pilot and no passengers struck trees while trying to land at an airstrip in the Moorefield Store area of Patrick County Saturday afternoon. The plane flipped over and landed upside down...

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Heavy rain possible Friday night and Saturday

The National Weather Service is calling for occasional heavy rain possible Friday night and Saturday as a low pressure system tracking from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid Atlantic...

City Council Election Update

Ural Harris (currently serving on the Martinsville Planning Commission) is the only one to officially announce a run for 1 of the 3 seats up...

PHCC likely to raise tuition rates by 2.6 percent

The Virginia Community College System plans to approve a 2.6 percent increase in tuition for students in its two-year academic degree programs....

FAHI fails to sign lease offer from City

According to City officials the Fayette Area Historical Initiative asked for use of the Fourth Street building for additional room for displays...

William H. “Billy” Cruise

William H. “Billy” Cruise, 63, died Monday, May 23, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete...

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Geoffry Scott Clark

Geoffrey Scott Clark, 51, of Bassett, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Winston Salem Baptist...

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David Howard Morton, Jr.

David Howard Morton, Jr., 67, of 325 Oxford Dr., Martinsville, VA passed away on Thursday, May...

Looking Towards BATMAN v SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE
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Looking Towards BATMAN v SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE – Breadtrain It’s only a couple months until Zack Snyder’s Batman...

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By Bill Bouldin •       Napoleon Bonaparte stood about 5 foot 7 inches, pretty much average for his day. He got the reputation...