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Regional news includes stories of interest in neighboring Franklin, Pittsylvania, Rockingham, and Patrick Counties. We occasionally cover stories outside of the immediate region if it is of interest to our readers.

Recall: Waffle Breaded Bites: Fully Cooked Breaded White Meat Chicken Bites

An Alabama company is recalling 12,610 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The...

Eden Man Wanted in Murder Investigation

Police are looking for a man in connection with a homicide Tuesday. Michael Ray Hutson, of Eden, is wanted in connection with the death...

Danville Man Charged with Killing Teenager

A Danville man has been charged in a 2016 homicide. A grand jury issued indictments against Aaron Pierre Thomas, age 29. He was charged...

Real Estate Tax Rates in Martinsville about Average for Region

The Danville Register & Bee collected figures of the region’s real estate tax rates and learned that Martinsville is somewhere in the middle at...

Danville Teenager Shot Twice in Leg

At approximately 3:00am, officers responded to a shots fired call in the 200 block of White Street. A house was located that had been...

Two Brothers Convicted of Murder

Judge Joseph Milam has imposed the sentences recommended by a Danville jury for two brothers convicted of murder. Marteno Manuel Holmes and Jahiza Shamori...

Road Closed

VDOT closed off a portion of Willis Gap Mountain Road from Route 608 to Route 677 because of an underground pipe that has risen...

9-Year Old Girl Shot While Father Cleaned Gun

A 9-year old girl was shot Tuesday night, according to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies from the Sheriff’s Office were called to a...

Pittsylvania County Teen Dies in ATV Accident

Virginia State Police say charges are pending after an ATV accident Thursday in Pittsylvania County resulted in the death of 13-year-old Christopher Andrew Bowden....

Police Raid House, Two Men Arrested

Two men are in custody after Danville Police raided a home at 215 Withers Road, seizing drugs, cash, guns and “Blood” gang paraphernalia. Antwan...

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