Sunday Dec 8
Slippery Sunday forecast
Wayne Eanes of Fieldale leaves the Heritage Home Center in Stanleytown on Saturday with two bags of ice melt and extra batteries in preparation for today's icy forecast.
Prison term given
Marcus Barnes of Fieldale was sentenced Wednesday to serve 16 years in prison in connection with the March 29 shooting death of William Bradley "Brad" Doss of Bassett.
Collaborative aims at revitalization
A collaborative of leaders in Bassett, Fieldale and adjoining communities has joined forces in hopes of creating a regional identiy and revitalizing its communities, said Nancy Cox, senior program officer of the Harvest Foundation.