Police ask public’s help in nabbing shoplifter

The Martinsville Police Department is currently investigating a shoplifting that occurred on July 5, 2015 in the 200 block of Commonwealth Blvd. The picture is of the suspect in this case. The Martinsville More...

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Police ask public’s help in nabbing shoplifter

The Martinsville Police Department is currently investigating a shoplifting that occurred on July 5, 2015 in the 200 block of Commonwealth Blvd. The picture is of the suspect in More...

“The Henry” renovated and reopened

About 100 people attended the grand reopening of the old Henry Hotel, now simply called “The Henry.”  Waukeshaw Development spent about $3.2 million to renovate the building More...

Parole Board Chair says man convicted in Henry County needs to stay in jail

State asks elderly inmate’s claim of geriatric release irregularities be dismissed  More...

Arrest made in hit and run

City of Danville  More...

Danville man strikes two pedestrians, flees scene

On 7-29-15, at approximately 9:30PM, the Danville Police Department responded to the parking lot of a business in the 100 block of Piney Forest Road and found two pedestrians More...

Republican Gilmore files paperwork to enter presidential race

Republican Gilmore files paperwork to enter presidential race: AP  More...

Workforce Development gets financial boost

Virginia has opened its financial aid wallet, but just a bit, to help students in nondegree workforce training More...

Samuel “Dean” Bourne

Samuel “Dean” Bourne, 73, of 2900 Figsboro Road, Martinsville, VA passed away on July 29, 2015...

Bonnie Sue Johnson Toler

Obituary for Bonnie Toler – Martinsville, VA...

Virginia Kathleen Martin

Miss Virginia Kathleen Martin, age 80 of Stuart, Virginia passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2015...

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..

Piedmont Arts On Stage Brings UK’s No. 1 Jive and Swing Band to Martinsville

Martinsville, VA —The Jive Aces, the UK’s No. 1 jive and swing band, will bring a high-energy blend of swing, jive, and R&B to..

Don’t Forget About Cool Weather Crops

By Holly Baird For many with gardens, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, and green beans are the summer go-to plants. They start planting..