Henry County Newswire (Page 7)

Henry County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Henry County, VA. (Page 7)

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  1. Skirmish in this area preceded war's endRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A notable skirmish happened in the Martinsville-Henry County area the day before the end of the Civil War 150 years ago, according to a local historical marker.

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  2. Study links brain differences, incomeRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... reasoning, learning and memory," Hershey said. Melanie McLarty, director of Smart Beginnings Martinsville-Henry County, said in an email she thinks more research is needed about poverty and brain structure in children. She said: "We certainly know ...

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  3. No tax hike in budget planRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The proposed fiscal 2015-2016 Henry County budget does not call for a tax increase, County Administrator Tim Hall said Tuesday.

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  4. Adkins opens campaign headquartersRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... family to go to college," Adkins added. "I wouldn't have become the first female president of the Martinsville/Henry County Chamber of Commerce, when everyone told me 'Don't bother applying, because they'll never hire a female.' I wouldn't have ...

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  5. From brunette to ... 'Legally Blonde'Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Tickets for "Legally Blonde: The Musical" are $15 and available at the PHCC Switchboard and at the Martinsville-Henry County Visitor Center at 191 Fayette St. They also can be purchased online by visiting ...

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  6. Middle schools to add fabrication labsRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Fab Labs, short for fabrication labs, will be started at Laurel Park and Fieldale-Collinsville middle schools in 2015-16 as part of a grant-funded career and technical education plan the Henry County School Board has approved.

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  7. Stanley's I-73 bill signedRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and the Canadian border. When completed, the Virginia portion of I-73 will traverse the Virginia state line in Henry County, through Martinsville and Franklin County, and lead through Roanoke to the West Virginia border. "I am grateful Governor ...

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  8. No issues found with voting machinesRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A type of electronic voting machine used in Henry County that is under state scrutiny has not caused any problems for elections officials, according to the county's voter registrar.

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  9. Fire destroys Bassett houseRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    This vacant house on Riverside Drive in Bassett was destroyed by fire early Thursday. Henry County Fire Marshal Pete Draper said the blaze may have been intentionally set. (Photo courtesy of Henry County Public Safety) A vacant house in Bassett was ...

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  10. Arrest madeRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A man sought in connection with a March 15 shooting death is in custody, and several other people have been charged as accessories, Henry County Sheriff Lane Perry said Thursday.

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  11. Stanley to run for re-election to Va. SenateRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Franklin News-Post

    "During the past four years, it has been both an honor and privilege to serve the citizens of Southside and Southwest Virginia in the Senate," said Stanley. "During my tenure, I have successfully submitted legislation to help break the cycle of poverty, to encourage workforce and economic development in our region, and to create the foundation to return our area to its status as an economic driver for Virginia.

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  12. Fire destroys Bassett houseRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    This vacant house on Riverside Drive in Bassett was destroyed by fire early Thursday. Henry County Fire Marshal Pete Draper said the blaze may have been intentionally set. (Photo courtesy of Henry County Public Safety) A vacant house in Bassett was ...

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  13. Arrest madeRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A man sought in connection with a March 15 shooting death is in custody, and several other people have been charged as accessories, Henry County Sheriff Lane Perry said Thursday.

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  14. Board obtains option on site for new schoolRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    This site off Figsboro Road in Henry County could potentially be the location of a new school.

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  15. Man sought in shooting case in custodyRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 A man sought in connection with a shooting death March 15 is in custody, Henry County Sheriff Lane Perry said early Thursday afternoon.

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  16. Group hopeful Fieldale center will open againRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The doors have been padlocked at the Fieldale Community Center (shown above) at 70 Marshall Way in Fieldale. Henry County secured the property after the Fieldale Community Center Board, which had been leasing the facility from the county, disbanded, ...

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  17. Marshall to seek 8th termRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Marshall has represented the 14th District - which includes parts of Henry and Pittsylvania counties as well as all of Danville - in the Virginia House of Delegates since 2002.

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  18. Brush fire burns about 55 acresRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A brush fire fueled by high winds burned about 55 acres Tuesday off Deer Haven Road in eastern Henry County, according to Dyers Store Volunteer Fire Department Chief Tommy Martin.

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  19. ACA marks fifth anniversaryRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Last month marked the five-year anniversary of the signing of the Affordable Care Act , and according to representatives of two area organizations, the act has helped many people in Henry County and Martinsville gain health insurance.

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  20. Bulletin publisher retiresRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... of all the departments culminates with the press starting at midnight to chronicle another day in Martinsville, Henry County and the world. I will miss it all and the many faithful employees who made it happen every day. We did not miss a ...

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