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Martinsville, Virginia is located in Martinsville County. Zip codes in Martinsville, VA include 24112, 24114, and 24113. The median home price in Martinsville is $99,000. More Martinsville information.

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57 min ago | Martinsville Bulletin

Accident cuts electricity in parts of city

Shortly after 9 a.m., power had been restored to much of the area. Officials said it may take six or seven hours to restore service to the area where the accident occurred on Bridge Street, and one nearby neighborhood remained in the dark.

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2 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

VMNH board to tap leader

A Martinsville-area native is in line to become the next chairwoman of the Virginia Museum of Natural History's board when it meets Saturday.

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6 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

Seized money goes into law enforcement

According to Henry County Commonwealth's Attorney Andrew Nester, a current asset forfeiture case serves as a good explanation for how the county deals with seized money.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Seniors get tips and advice to avoid being scam victims

Deborah H. Bell of the Virginia Attorney General's Office advises seniors on "How to Avoid Being Scammed" at a seminar Wednesday at the Henry County Administration Building.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Surveyed merchants back limit on parking

Several merchants in uptown Martinsville say they support the city's plans to begin enforcing a two-hour limit for parking on the streets.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Interior demolition set for Henry Hotel

Interior demolition will be the first phase of the revitalization of the former Henry Hotel, according to Martinsville Assistant City Manager Wayne Knox.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Time bank encourages helping others

A new area program can offer assistance to those who need a little help and are willing to offer a little help in return.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Police still seek leads in 2002 Short case

Twelve years after the shooting deaths of the Short family, Henry County Sheriff's Office investigators are continuing to pursue new ideas and suggestions on the case.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

PHCC official dies in wreck

Patrick Henry Community College President Angeline Godwin on Saturday recalled faculty member Cristy Reynolds as being someone who instinctively knew what to do to help her students succeed at learning.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Politicians work the festival crowd

Ninth District U.S. Rep. Morgan Griffith, R-Salem, was talking with constituents - and buying peaches.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

C-PEG awards $31K grant to wood firm

Mike Grogan , president and chief financial officer of Southeastern Wood Products, receives a $31,960 grant check from Clay Campbell , immediate past president of C-PEG, and April Haynes, executive director of the Martinsville Area Community Foundation.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Annual Short ride will be Sunday

Organizers of the 12th annual Jennifer Short Memorial Scholarship Bike/Car Ride expect to have 300 to 400 participants in Sunday's ride.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Arrest made in store robbery

Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 A Hillsville man has been charged with robbery in connection with an incident at Read's Grocery in Spencer on Aug. 10, according to a release from the Henry County Sheriff's Office.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Sirens ready for installation in city

Installation of Martinsville's new tornado warning sirens could begin as soon as today, according to city Emergency Management Coordinator Bob Phillips.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Project attempts to spark innovation among youth

William Baptist and Johnny Buck, cofounders of Rooster Walk Music and Arts Festival, are shown at Rooster Walk 4 in 2012.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Scouts cycle across country, stop here

Eagle Scouts with Troop 165 of Fredericksburg have turned an annual summer event into a cross-country ride spanning 4,000 miles.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Mall proposal rejected by city council

Above, John Mulherin, vice president of government relations for Hull Storey Gibson, speaks Tuesday to the Martinsville City Council.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Support shown for Bible request

An estimated 25 to 30 people packed into the Martinsville School Board meeting Monday night to support a pastor's request that the board allow Gideons International New Testaments and/or Bibles to be distributed to students.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Rain doesn't faze city pupils

Brian Joyce, band director at Martinsville Middle School, chats with eighth-grade student James Sigmon as he passes through the hall during a bell change.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Robbery reported at Spencer grocery store

Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 The Henry County Sheriff's Office is investigating a robbery that occurred Sunday afternoon at Reed's Grocery on A.L. Philpott Highway in Spencer, according to a news release.

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