Va. ABC Agents Seize Over 300gal. of Moonshine in Pittsylvania Co.
A collaborative enforcement effort between Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control and the Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office is expected to result in multiple felony and misdemeanor indictments for a man caught selling moonshine.
ABC Agents Shut Down Pittsylvania Moonshine Operation
RICHMOND A collaborative enforcement effort between Virginia Department of Alcoholic BeverageControl and the Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office is expected to result in multiple felony and misdemeanor indictments for a man caught selling moonshine.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
First Annual Houdini Festival Rescheduled for November
Celebrity Magician and America's only World Champion Illusionist, Wayne Alan, the owner of The Historic North Theatre in Danville, VA, announce that the First Annual Houdini Festival which was originally scheduled for late June has been rescheduled for November 1-2, 2013.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Word Watch: Proving Linguistic Rules Gets Complicated
Q: I have been wondering about the expression "the exception proves the rule." Can you elucidate? I'd be interested in its history and some examples to clarify the meaning.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
PHCC students ripen knowledge with their internships in Danville
Alicia Nester and Alysha Lawless are interning for Dan River Plants this summer in Danville.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
'Bloody Monday' remembered
The Rev. Thurman Echols Jr. holds a photograph of his arrest on June 10, 1963, on the morning of 'Bloody Monday' in Danville.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Apparent drowning victim pulled from lake
The body of a woman pulled from Buggs Island Lake on Saturday may be that of a missing woman from Danville.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
November ballot is filling
Tuesday is the deadline for candidates to file to be included on the Nov. 5 ballot.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Bowman says he will make sure Southside is 'not forgotten'
Ken Bowman believes he has what it takes to help state and local officials attract companies to Southside if he is elected to the General Assembly.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Man with kidney disease receives first bioengineered vein
A man suffering from end-stage kidney disease became the first U.S. patient to receive a bioengineered blood vessel, Nature World News reported.
5 Questions with Filmmaker Sean Robinson of 'Naked,' 'Puritans'
Sean Robinson is an award-winning gay filmmaker based in New York City, whose work includes Outer Banks, Naked - A Musical Short Film, and The Puritans .
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Campaign contributions revealed for April, May
In the 16th District House of Delegates campaign, the Les Adams for Delegate committee reported more than three times as much in receipts than the Ken Bowman for Delegate committee from April 1 through May 29. In the 14th District campaign, the Danny Marshall for Delegate committee reported 26 percent more in receipts than the Gary Miller for ... (more)
Fri May 31, 2013
Danville Residents Concerned About Pedestrian Safety
City officials in Danville held a meeting Thursday night to update the community on improvements that are in the works for the River District.
Tue May 28, 2013
Part of Main Street Construction Finished in Danville
"We are so thrilled that it's over. It absolutely looks gorgeous out there so I think it was for the good.
Danville to Add 150 Jobs
New jobs are coming to Danville, Va., but they'll likely be a boost to Rockingham County as well.
Mon May 27, 2013
Summerfest haul: $18,000
South Boston Council committees will hold their monthly work session a day later than usual due to the Memorial Day holiday.
Thu May 23, 2013
Company to open distribution center in Danville, create 150 jobs
AllergEase , a company that makes all-natural organic allergy supplements, plans to locate its distribution operations and corporate headquarters in Danville, Va., creating 150 jobs, according to an announcement .
Wed May 22, 2013
McAuliffe: No to uranium mining
Opponents of uranium mining in Virginia met with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe on the issue, and they said he's solidly in their corner.