Henry County Newswire (Page 2)

Henry County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Henry County, VA. (Page 2)

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  1. Statewide tornado drills are planned for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... tornado drills, according to T.J. Slaughter, the schools' director of safety and emergency management. The Henry County Public Schools will hold their tornado drills during the morning of March 29, said Monica Hatchett, the school division's ...

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  2. Mayor sends letter to County officials about reversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Henry County officials are not yet reacting to city officials' attempt to talk with them about how the community might be governed in the future to save on expenses.

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  3. Henry County Board member Mattox diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Mattox, 75, served on the board for nine years, presiding as chairperson for two, said a news release from Henry County Public Schools.

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  4. Dyer Store road closing starts MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... that about eight billion chickens are eaten in the U.S. every year. Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County will hold a Masquerade $5 jewelry and accessories sale in classroom #1 on Thursday, March 23rd from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, ...

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  5. WWII veteran Joyce shares his experiences with museum staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Ryder, Joyce recounted his years of service in the United States Army. VMNH Executive Director and Martinsville-Henry County Historical Society board member Joe Keiper said that the interview is part of a project to capture oral histories of WWII ...

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  6. Area pastor leads effort to fight opioid abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Police Chief Sean Dunn recently said he attributes the more than 50 percent decline in Martinsville-Henry County's overdose rate from January to February 2017 to increased public awareness of the issue and especially involvement of faith leaders and ...

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  7. Martinsville struggles to recruit minority employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... State, according to Vernon. In addition, the city informs predominantly black churches, the Martinsville-Henry County NAACP and the Martinsville-Henry County Ministerial Association about its vacancies, Vernon said. Among 968 job applications ...

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  8. Henry County school board signs off on budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Dr. Cotton presented 10 items as nonnegotiable, which did not deviate from the items presented since the beginning of the year.

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  9. A new adventure: Bulletins retires after 40 years in Henry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    William "Bill" Bullins is set to retire at the end of Henry County Public Schools' current fiscal year, June 30. Bullins is currently the superintendent of operations and administrative services.

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  10. Residents warned to use caution around school busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Since the beginning of the month, there have been two school bus accidents involving Henry County Public Schools.

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  11. Budget questions raised at city council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... the ideas of Martinsville, one of Virginia's independent cities, legally reverting to a town in surrounding Henry County, or even combining with the county to form one local government, as part of money-saving efforts. Mayor Gene Teague said during ...

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  12. Johnson claims Henry County's Teacher of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Henry County Public Schools honored 15 teachers on Tuesday. Pictured are: Kim Craig, Teresa Fisher, Brandon Johnson, Tiffany Creech and Alison Saul Jessica Powell, Joel Bunn, Janice Hodges, Sheri Harris, Elizabeth Joyce, Angela Beckett, Leslie Howell, Darlene McNeill, Sheryl Keck and Deitra Cassell Henry County Public Schools honored 15 teachers on ... (more)

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  13. Martinsville, Henry County overdose numbers cut in halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... having an impact. In statistics released recently by the Virginia Department of Health, Martinsville and Henry County saw the number of overdose-related emergency room trips cut in half. That's one way the state uses to monitor drug activity, by ...

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  14. Court roundup: Judges hear drug cases in Henry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Martinsville Bulletin

    William Monroe Stultz III of Martinsville pleaded guilty to two counts of distributing cocaine .

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  15. Stroller: Sanville country breakfast, Social Services closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... juice. Meals are $6 per plate, and take-outs and call-ins are welcome. For more information, call 340-4587. The Henry County-Martinsville Department of Social Services will be closed to the public from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. next Monday for an agency ...

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  16. Stroller: Flash strawberry sale, accepting scholarship applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Example: After being told that he couldn't have a candy bar, the little boy sulked the entire ride home. The Henry County-Martinsville Master Gardeners Association has decided to skip its annual sales of strawberry and other fruit plants this year; ...

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  17. Looking Forward: County middle schools help students explore optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... with dreams of being an NBA player or a NASCAR driver. Others want to become a doctor or lawyer. This year at Henry County's two middle schools, there are special activities set up to help students learn about different careers. "Middle school kids ...

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  18. Disabilities Unlimited meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Disabilities Unlimited meeting: 1-3 p.m. in room 1 at the Henry County Administration Building, 3300 Kings Mountain Road, Collinsville.

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  19. At home on the half-track: Kesler reflects on military serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... interviewed about his war experiences Friday for an oral history project sponsored in part by the Martinsville-Henry County Historical Society. Dr. Joe Keiper (from left) interviews Clifford Kesler of Collinsville about his experiences during World ...

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  20. Stroller: Narrow Road performs, tornado drill comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... the city's nine sirens will sound off for three minutes, letting people know they need to get to shelter. Henry County/Martinsville 4-H Camp registration will open on March 17 at 6 p.m. The line will form in Jack Dalton Park. The camp will take ...

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