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Advanced Manufacturing Has Open House at NCI

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – New College Institute (NCI) offered the community an inside look at the machinery and programs available through their Center of Advanced...

High Winds and Thunderstorms Expected

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg say an intense cold front will cross through the Mid Atlantic region today, triggering showers and thunderstorms and...

Former Martinsville Employee Released on Good Behavior

31-year-old James Dempsey Cartee of Martinsville will spend no time in jail as long as he remains on good behavior for three years. Cartee...

Violent Crime Down 51 Percent in Martinsville

Martinsville was No. 1 in the state for overdoses per capita in January, according to the department, 2016 saw a drop in crime in...

Martinsville Ranked #1 In State for Opioid Overdose Rate

The Martinsville Police Department and the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office held a joint press conference Thursday indicating their intentions to arrest and prosecute those dealing...

Fieldale Woman Wanted in Roanoke County

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for Loretta Tillman Warner. Mrs. Warner is currently wanted in Roanoke County for Failure to Appear...

Crab Thief On the Loose

Martinsville Police say the man in the photo stole an entire case of crab legs from the Kroger on Commonwealth Boulevard. If you know...

Exhibit Honors Art and Life of Wanda Prillaman

Works by local watercolor artist are showcased in Piedmont Arts exhibit Martinsville, VA – An exhibit honoring the contributions of local watercolor artist Wanda Prillaman...

Woman Dies at Scene of Wreck in Henry County

64 year-old Doris Pilson was pronounced dead at the scene after a car crash in Henry County Wednesday evening around 6:45 PM. Virginia State...

Rain Expected Tuesday Night and Into Wednesday

An upper level low to our south along with a weakening surface cold front will serve as a focus for clouds and showers into...

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Multi-Million Dollar Fire and No Insurance

Bargains Galore Furniture Warehouse at 200 Aaron Street burned to the ground Saturday night after a report of a structure fire came in at...

Heavy Rains Expected through Monday, Flash Flood Watch Remains in Effect

The National Weather Service says we should expect periods of heavy rain this afternoon through Monday. A slow moving storm system will track from...

Former School Superintendent Announces Run for Board of Supervisors

Dr. David Martin apparently announced Friday that he will seek the Iriswood District seat on the Henry County Board of Supervisors. Milton Kendall said...