Woman gets suspended time for pharmacy theft
A woman from Southwest Virginia was sentenced Monday to four years in prison with all the time suspended for stealing prescription medications from a Boones Mill pharmacy in November 2012.
No one injured in three residential fires
Courtesy Photo: A fire on Nov. 29 burned through three levels of this residence at 9050 Old Franklin Turnpike in Glade Hill.
Rocky Mount man to serve 3 years for demanding money from trooper
A Rocky Mount man will serve three years of a six-year prison sentence for demanding money from a Virginia State Trooper.
Union Hall man faces up to 5 years for striking another with shovel
A Union Hall man faces up to five years in prison after being found guilty last week of unlawful wounding for striking another man with a shovel at a motel on U.S. 220 in March.
Police calling Boones Mill deaths a murder-suicide
A Boones Mill couple is dead in what the Franklin County Sheriff's Office said was an apparent murder-suicide early Thanksgiving morning.
Heroin dealer gets four years
During his incarceration, Barnes must obtain his GED and pay $350 restitution to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office for the money used to purchase the drugs.
Original Boones Mill depot clock donated to the town
Courtesy Photo: Boones Mill Mayor Ben Flora, left, accepts the original clock used in the old Boones Mill Depot from 1927 to 1957 on behalf of the town from Vaughn Digby Green.