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Area spared ice, snow that pelted mid-Atlantic region
Rain fell throughout Henry County and Martinsville on Sunday, and it turned to ice in parts of both the county and city.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Mt. Airy News
Parade was great, but maybe marshal post sho...
Rosy cheeks, cold noses, and plenty of smiles - along with a few excited squeals as good old Saint Nick came into view - were the order of the day Saturday during the annual Mount Airy Christmas parade.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Henry Co. prosecutor to handle Underwood DUI case
Andrew Nester, the prosecutor from rural Henry County, has been appointed to handle Commonwealth's Attorney Greg Underwood's DUI case.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Local crews ready to tackle winter weather conditions
Eddie Frazier, city public works field superintendent, stands with two city trucks ready to take to the roads to treat snow and ice.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Three charged in Ararat bank robbery
Three Winston-Salem, N.C., men have been arrested in connection with the August armed robbery of Carter Bank and Trust in Ararat, Patrick County Sheriff Dan Smith said in a news release.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Mt. Airy News
Home town celebrates connections carried on ...
Well, my little home town around where New River narrows made the media this week after celebrating "Bridge Day" with a parade to mark the opening of the new Route 61 bridge.
More rain forecast locally
The rain that dampened this area Tuesday and is expected to continue today is part of a sprawling storm that started in the West and now is bearing down on the East Coast with a mix of snow and rain, along with gusting winds.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Harsh weather expected
A winter weather advisory is in effect until noon today. A complex storm system sweeping the East Coast is expected to bring light sleet and freezing rain to the entire area, and Patrick County could get a little snow, according to the website of the National Weather Service office in Blacksburg.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Man missing in Patrick Co.
A search was amounted Thursday night for a 70-year-old hunter who was believed lost in the Meadows of Dan area of Patrick County, according to Patrick Sheriff Dan Smith.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Two in serious condition after shooting
Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 According to a release from the Martinsville Police Department, at about 1:30 a.m. officers responded to an alleged shooting incident at 102 Pony Place.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Stuart man dies in accident
Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 A Stuart man died Thursday after his car struck a utility pole, went down an embankment and overturned in a river, according to a release from the Virginia State Police.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
The Daily News Leader
Volleyball semifinals moved to Turner Ashby
Waynesboro will play Hidden Valley at 6 p.m. followed by Fort Defiance's match against Northside at 7:30 p.m.