Monday 02 May, 2016
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Martinsville Daily

Martinsville Daily

  • Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have risen 8.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.05/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 4,081 gas outlets in Virginia. This compares with the national...

  • Kadarius Kipree Ferrell will serve an active sentence of 20 years for second-degree murder, larceny and breaking and entering convictions stemming from the 2015 shooting death of Bennie Sigmon. He pleaded guilty to the charges in November. The...

  • A GAO report found by the end of March, nearly eight million Americans had failed to make a monthly payment on their student loans. In Virginia there are more than 350,308 federal student loan borrowers currently owing $10,556 million....

  • By Kayla Good, Navy Office of Community Outreach SAN DIEGO – A 1994 Martinsville High School graduate and Martinsville, Virginia native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of a team supporting one of the country’s most versatile...

  • MARTINSVILLE, VA – Patrick Henry Community College (PHCC) recently held a ceremony for the newly inducted members of the Psi Phi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, a national honors society for community college students. To be eligible...

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Southbound Route 220 Blocked by Overturned Tractor-Trailer

An overturned tractor-trailer has blocked both southbound lanes of Route 220 in Franklin County.  The incident occurred near Route 220’s intersection with Route 619 (Pleasant Hill Road). This...

Fire Fatality on Corn Tassel Trail

According to Martinsville Fire Chief Ted Anderson, at approximately 4:25 pm, Martinsville Fire and EMS responded to a structure fire at 1116...

Man ruled mentally incompetent in stabbing death

A psychologist has determined that Benjamin Rios Tovar, who is charged with second-degree murder of a man whose body was found at a Collinsville...

Missing 3-year-old found safe

3-year-old Mason Ryan was discovered missing from the Wagon Trail Road area of Spencer about 5:30 PM Monday. Nearly 250 volunteers began combing...

Michael (Mike) Cecil Lawson

Michael (Mike) Cecil Lawson, 59, of Martinsville, passed away Friday, April 29, 2015. Collins-McKee-Stone...

Nora Poole Jenkins

Nora Poole Jenkins, 91, of Collinsville, Va. passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Arrangements...

Michael Anthony Flood

Michael Anthony Flood, 55, of Banner Street, Martinsville, passed away Friday, April 29, 2016....

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...

Borderlines
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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...