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Local Headlines for Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Eye Site Doctor's Will See Patients at Unterbrink's Office Temporarily: The Eye Site’s Collinsville building was destroyed by fire Sunday. Beginning Wednesday, Dr. Thomas Unterbrink...

Local Headlines for Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Escapee still on the loose: The Martinsville Sheriff’s Office is continuing to search for Dekey Penn, a trustee who escaped Sept. 13. “Dekey was a...

Partnership to expand PHCC’s offerings in Patrick County

Stuart, VA – A four-way partnership brings expanded community college offerings to Patrick County. The Town of Stuart, Patrick Henry Community College, the PHCC Foundation,...

Local Headlines for Monday, 9-18-17

Weather: Not a lot of change today weatherwise with the region remaining within a weakness between building high pressure to the southwest and the Bermuda...

Hurricane Jose Not Expected to Make Landfall

Hurricane Jose is not expected to make landfall as it creeps up the east coast. The Outer Banks of North Carolina are going to...

Anthem Rejoins Obama Care

Anthem Insurance announced Friday that it was reversing its decision to pull out of Obama Care in Virginia. That means the 68 localities in...

SOVAH Officials Say No One is Being Laid Off

The earlier report that over 150 SOVAH Health employees will be laid off is not accurate according to hospital officials. 91 employees in Danville...

Jail Inmate Escapes While Working Garbage Detail

Dekey Penn, 33, was riding on the back of a garbage truck near the intersection of Fayette and Beaver Street Wednesday collecting trash. Martinsville...

Patrick County Hospital Closes, Martinsville and Danville Hospitals Lay-Off 150

Over 150 SOVAH Health employees are losing their jobs in Southside. The layoffs will affect 91 Danville employees and 67 Martinsville employees, according to...

New Rules Will Allow Dogs in City to be Tethered

Changes in rules for owning and tethering dogs received the City Council’s initial approval Tuesday night. The changes allow an owner to keep up...

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Local Headlines for Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Eye Site Doctor's Will See Patients at Unterbrink's Office Temporarily: The Eye Site’s Collinsville building was destroyed by fire Sunday. Beginning Wednesday, Dr. Thomas Unterbrink...