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  1. Denny Hamlin's charity race returns ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    The former Chesterfield resident again will serve as host of the charity race, which benefits Cystic Fibrosis research through the Denny Hamlin Foundation.

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  2. Martinsville council hears more about how other cities revertedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Reversion does not have to create animosity between an independent city that legally becomes a town and the county of which it becomes part, according to representatives of two localities who have been through the process.

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  3. Should Martinsville consider reverting to a town?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 23 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The controversial R word is going to come up again during conversation at Tuesday night's Martinsville City Council meeting.

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  4. Danville's smelly water woes in 2015 still puzzling as Virginia Tech unable to determine causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 23 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Danville Councilman Gary Miller goes out on the Dan River in 2015 with Joshua Norris and Morris Lawson hoping to find signs of where the algae causing foul odor and taste in the local drinking water is being formed.

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  5. Tuesday fire damages Sutherlin homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday, firefighters were dispatched to 7171 South Boston Highway for the report of the blaze, according to Mike Neal, Ringgold Volunteer Fire and Rescue chief.

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  6. EDITORIAL: It's time to take the long term viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Last Tuesday, South Boston Town Manager Tom Raab spoke to the Martinsville City Council about what it was like to revert from a city to a town within Halifax County, a process the city may soon be forced to undergo.

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  7. EDITORIAL: It's time to talk about reversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Right before South Boston Town Manager Tom Raab took the podium at Tuesday's Martinsville City Council meeting, City Manager Leon Towarnicki made clear that the city wasn't planning anything.

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  8. Virginia NAACP President to speak in MartinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Virginia State Conference NAACP President will be the keynote speaker for an annual Martinsville event, and tickets will be available through Tuesday.

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  9. Martinsville council advised to give up city statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Amid financial constraints, Martinsville has no option but to eventually become a town, with Henry County taking over some of the services now provided to city residents, according to an official in a nearby town who has been through the experience.

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  10. Supervisors talk landfill issues at retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors and administrative team are returning home after spending a retreat discussing ongoing landfill woes, economic development and fire and rescue agency funding.

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  11. Team building kicks off retreat for Pittsylvania County leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors kicked off a two-day retreat at the Berry Hill Resort & Conference Center in South Boston with team building exercises Friday.

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  12. Pittsylvania County supervisors to retreat to South Boston for strategic planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors will do some strategic planning and team building in South Boston this weekend thanks to funding from a local nonprofit foundation.

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  13. Suspect in November manhunt captured after three months on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    He is being held in the Blue Ridge Regional Jail under no bond. On Nov. 14, while in Pittsylvania County, the victim escaped and was helped by a resident along U.S 29 near Gretna, Devin Taylor, an investigator for Pittsylvania County, wrote in a news release Monday afternoon.

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  14. Bedford County-based partnership delivers internet to homes of schoolchildren via TV white spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A Bedford County-based partnership is working with two state school divisions to help test technology that uses television white space - The SOVA Innovation Center in Forest is rolling out the technology with the Halifax County and Charlotte County school divisions in partnership with Microsoft and a Halifax County nonprofit.

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  15. Danville to seek grant funds for regional bus serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Danville City Council voted during its meeting Tuesday night to apply for state grant money to expand bus service to Pittsylvania and Halifax counties.

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  16. For 25th year of Christmas tradition, food project feeds dozens of familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    South Boston Knights of Columbus member Joe Pavelchak helps load food into a car during the organization's annual food drive.

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  17. Danville may grow bus service to Pittsylvania, HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    City Council is considering whether to apply for grant money from the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation for the bus service expansion.

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  18. It's beginning to look, and sound, a lot like Christmas at Danville MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Danville Mall is ready for the holiday shopping season with Santa's display at the center of the mall ready for his arrival on Monday, Nov. 13 and lights throughout the mall.

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  19. Set to Expand: Dippers announces plans to launch mobile businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The homemade ice cream shop announced on Monday that the family owned and operated business will be expanding in the spring of 2018.

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  20. Community Foundation honors veterans memorial on 10-year anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Community Foundation held its annual appreciation luncheon Thursday and shared the results of the last year as well as a 10th anniversary video on the Veterans Memorial at Dan Daniel Park.

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