Saturday 25 June, 2016
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Martinsville Daily

Martinsville Daily

  • Brian Kevin Martin On June 24, 2016 at approximately 1:40 AM, the Martinsville/Henry County 911 Center received a call of a shooting that occurred at 109 Plaster Rd., Fieldale, Virginia. Deputies arrived on scene and located a male...

  • Chad Martin, a self-described community activist in Martinsville filed to run for City Council along with incumbent Sharon Brooks Hodge, Ural Harris, Efigenia Curnca Mota, and Joe Martin. There are three seats up this term. ...

  • Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have fallen 3.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.16/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 4,081 gas outlets in Virginia. This compares with the national...

  • James “Scottie” Witherow became a Martinsville Police officer in 1971. Two and a half years later he had worked his way up to Investigator, but had to resign after some evidence went missing in a murder investigation. Less than...

  • A body was found after a fire in Chatham on Saturday. Shortly after noon, crews were called to 198 Fox Lane in Chatham, according to Investigator Devin Taylor with the Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office. After the fire was under...

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Fieldale man shot in shoulder, now wanted by police

Brian Kevin Martin On June 24, 2016 at approximately 1:40 AM, the Martinsville/Henry County 911 Center received a call of a shooting that occurred at 109 Plaster Rd., Fieldale, Virginia....

Virginia State Police Investigating Three-Vehicle Fatal Henry County Crash

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Virginia State Police Trooper J. M. Mabe is investigating a three-vehicle fatal crash that occurred on June 22, 2016....

The June German Ball (Juneteenth) Mural to be Weatherized

Martinsville, VA – New College Institute and the City of Martinsville are working with artisans to seal, caulk, prime and paint the Juneteenth...

election
6 candidates vie for 3 seats on City council

Chad Martin, a self-described community activist in Martinsville filed to run for City Council along with incumbent Sharon Brooks Hodge, Ural...

James Garfield Pullins

James Garfield Pullins, age 63 of Stuart, passed away Thursday, June 23, 2016 at his home. He...

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Christopher Lee “Chris” Rutter

Christopher Lee “Chris” Rutter age 48 of Axton, passed away Wednesday June 22, 2016 at his...

Mae Chaney

Miss Mae Chaney, age 84 of Stuart, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2016 at Laurel Meadows Nursing...

Borderlines
BillBouldin

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