44.4 F
Martinsville, VA
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Home News

News

We cover local, regional, and state news as well as national and international stories of local interest.

Burglar Steals Medicine from Pharmacy

Martinsville, VA – On October 17, 2017, at approximately 7:23 am, the Martinsville Police Department responded to Cavalier Pharmacare located at 808 S. Memorial Blvd....

Martinsville Volunteer Fire & EMS Fill the Boot “Toll Gate” Proceeds Hand Delivered

Martinsville, VA – On October 15, 2017, the Martinsville Volunteer Fire & EMS hand delivered to Plum Grove Volunteer Fire Department 100% of the...

Potential Terrorists Among Us?

You may remember the story of Muhannad Bensadik, a former Magna Vista student who at the age of 21 died in Libya fighting against...

Danville’s Homicide Rate among Worst in Nation

Based on a per-capita rate, Danville’s 16 homicides last year outpaces every city in the state, including Richmond and Norfolk. And this year’s count...

Deadline to Register to Vote is Monday

The deadline to register to vote in next month’s election is Monday. Any Virginian can check or update their registration information or register for...

HCSO Gets $68,000 Scanner

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Friday that more than $6.1 million in Federal Homeland Security Grants had been awarded to Virginia localities. We checked the...

Social Security Benefits Going Up

Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits for more than 66 million Americans will increase 2.0 percent in 2018, according to the Social...

City Stakes Claim on NCI Property

At one point Uptown Martinsville had the beginnings of a New College offering varying degrees and then the beginnings of a medical school. The...

Martinsville Man Wanted for Multiple Thefts

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating multiple breaking and entering incidents in the Ridgeway and Axton areas of Henry County. A...

Threats at Magna Vista Declared False

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office and officials with Henry County Public Schools have been investigating a rumor that has spread by texting and social...

Stay connected

0FansLike
64,905FollowersFollow
3,934SubscribersSubscribe

Latest articles

Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight

The Orionid meteor shower will peak Friday night and early Saturday morning, according to SkyEarth. You might see approximately 10 to 15 meteors per...

Repaving Uptown to Continue Another Month

City officials say to expect another month of hazardous road conditions Uptown as the repaving project continues. They expected to be further along with...

Watch Out for Deer – Mating Season is Upon Us

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'XfFPZty9RldqkU_22aHoUQ',sig:'cL7UD2Gf-lpUSbSyW9GjHw_-7Qy4mKmvh7bqh1nEotg=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'157076094',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); From September through December, it's mating season for deer. According to State Farm, there are about 60,000...