Henry County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Zoning change at issue at public hearingRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A public hearing will be held at the 6 p.m. meeting of the Henry County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday on a rezoning request for a proposed Dollar General store across from Sanville Elementary School.

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  2. 2 arrested in deaths of Henry County siblingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... Jonathan Rivera-Olvera of Fieldale and 33-year-old James Travis Moore of Ridgeway were arrested this week. The Henry County Sheriff's Office says Rivera-Olvera is charged with two counts of first-degree murder and Moore faces one count of ...

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  3. Survey on name in worksRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Keeping the name "really is not an option," said commission member Ellen Wood, because of the confusion it is causing emergency services and mail carriers in connection with another Chatham Road in Henry County.

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  4. Two men held in slayingsRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The motive in a June double homicide may have been related to drug money, according to Henry County Sheriff Lane Perry.

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  5. Business park draws interestRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Crossing Business Centre (CCBC), and multiple parties have expressed interest in the site, according to Henry County Administrator Tim Hall. Hall said that during the lengthy grading permitting process for the site, the county took two clients to ...

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  6. Court keeps confederate plate debate aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... concluded it would offend many residents. "I had confederate ancestors from the 24th Virginia Company H from Henry County Virginia," said Davis. "I am very honored and proud of their service." "If he asked black folks - especially my ancestors and ...

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  7. Gen Y-NOT?'Read the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... from throughout the region recently participated in the first "Gen Y-NOT?" regional tour of parts of Henry County, Martinsville and Danville. Next, they and others will be asked to brainstorm on ways to harness the community's strengths to bring ...

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  8. Author to Author: Lee Smith asks Beth Macy about Factory ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Southern Living

    ... I ran into a photographer friend Jared Soares, who for about a year had been driving down to Martinsville and Henry County and documenting the aftereffects of globalization on that area. He had amazing, moving pictures of what it looked like to be ...

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  9. 'Warrant sweep' conductedRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... of about 30 officers with the Martinsville Police Department, the Martinsville Sheriff's Office, the Henry County Sheriff's Office and the United States Marshals Service - Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force. Martinsville Police Chief Sean ...

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  10. Local students considering careers in law enforcementRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... or not," James wrote in an email. He added his father is a deputy and his uncle is a lieutenant, both with the Henry County Sheriff's Office. James, 17, of Bassett, is the son of Del and Sharon Mills. "I'm most interested in becoming a U.S. ...

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  11. New director at health departmentRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The new director of the West Piedmont Health District wants to help make Henry County and Martinsville a healthier community.

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  12. Mustangs - Midnight Madness' debuts 5KRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Mustangs General Manager Shea Maple and Managing Partner Jesse Cole teamed up with Brad Kinkema and the Martinsville and Henry County YMCA to put on the Mustangs 5K at 6 p.m. in conjunction with the "Midnight Madness" promotion that began at 8 p.m. Friday.

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  13. Lifeguards trained for many scenariosRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... to get their experience. Then go to a park." Conditions in outdoor areas also can be a danger, according to Henry County-Martinsville YMCA Executive Director Brad Kinkema, because uneven water temperatures and depths can cause swimmers' muscles to ...

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  14. Drowning case heightens awareness of water safetyRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... of children. "There are varying levels of knowing how to swim," said Brad Kinkema, executive director of the Henry County-Martinsville YMCA. "Even with a lifeguard, if you have a child or someone who is not a strong swimmer, you need to watch them." ...

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  15. School officials tappedRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Henry County School board on Thursday appointed Wendy Durham, principal of Fieldale-Collinsville Middle School, as the school division's director of K-12 instruction, and named Corbin Campbell, an assistant principal at F-C, that school's new principal.

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  16. Middle school program detailedRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Henry County School Board on Thursday endorsed a new middle school activities/athletics program that involves participating in a new athletic conference and offering more after-school activities aimed at non-athletes.

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  17. Meet and greetRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Park Middle School on Thursday. A 1992 graduate of the former Fieldale-Collinsville High School, Black left Henry County to become an educator. She said it was her desire to return that led her to pursue the job at Magna Vista. "Henry County was the ...

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  18. Store hits snagRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Following a public hearing, the Henry County Planning Commission unanimously voted Wednesday not to endorse the construction of a Dollar General across from Sanville Elementary School.

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  19. The CalendarRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Drive, Martinsville: 5:30-6:30 p.m. Everyone invited. Use the ramp entrance at the back of the church. Henry County Planning Commission public hearings: 6 p.m., Summerlin Meeting Room, Henry County Administration Building. On agenda: PAR 3 ...

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  20. Help still sought in shootingRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    No arrests have been made in the continuing investigation into the homicides of brothers Alfonso and Noel Navarro-Pena, said Henry County Sheriff Lane Perry.

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