Monday Jun 3
Waid Park a jewel in the county
These two chimneys are all that remain of the "big house" that used to be home to the Waid family, who started a stagecoach stop at Waid Park in the 1700s.
Post office food drive is set for Saturday
The national food drive will not only benefit Heavenly Manna in Rocky Mount this year, but Feeding America Southwest Virginia Food Bank as well.
Austin indicted on two more meth charges
A Callaway man was indicted Monday by a Franklin County grand jury on two felony drug charges related to a raid on a suspected meth lab in Rocky Mount last November.
Callaway man charged with dumping sewage
Courtesy Photo: About 2,500 gallons of raw sewage was dumped in the parking lot of New Hope United Methodist Church on Old Forge Road on Jan.
Blue Knights plan poker run for child advocacy center
The Blue Knights of Franklin County will sponsor its second annual Poker Run to benefit the Southern Virginia Child Advocacy Center on Saturday, May 18.