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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.

Scam in Rockingham

The Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office is warning of a telephone scam by callers who identify themselves as sheriff’s deputies. The caller claims to be...

Information leads to seizure of weapons and drugs.

After receiving information from a citizen, officers conducted surveillance of activity at the location in the 500 block of N. Ridge Street. During the...

Scam in Rockingham County

The Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office is warning of a telephone scam by callers who identify themselves as sheriff’s deputies. The caller claims to be...

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...

Man Dies in Wreck

State police are investing a fiery crash that killed a Moneta man Friday night along Diamond Hill Road in Bedford County. The driver of...

700 Jobs to be Offered at Job Fair

More than 700 full- and part-time positions will be available at a Community-Wide Job Fair in April. The event — planned from 11 a.m....

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...

Patrick County Woman Abused by Son

A judge in Patrick County Circuit Court on Wednesday found a man guilty of misdemeanor abuse or neglect of an incapacitated adult (his elderly...

Ruffin Man Charged with Groping Women in Danville

Danville Police have charged a North Carolina man with a series of groping incidents that happened at local department stores. 22-year-old Jerome O'Neal Courts...

Reidsville Man Charged With Assault During Home Invasion

A Reidsville man is accused of assaulting a person in a wheelchair in a home invasion. The Danville Register & Bee reports 29-year-old Andy...

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