Henry County Newswire (Page 8)

Henry County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Henry County, VA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 2,958 in Henry County, VA

  1. Hardide Coatings praises area during openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... (from left) are Martinsville Mayor Danny Turner; Vice-Mayor Jennifer Bowles; Hardide Chairman Robert Goddard; Henry County Supervisor Milton Kendall (behind Goddard); Hardide CEO Philip Kirkham; Supervisors Chairman Jim Adams; Supervisor Joe Bryant ...

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  2. SHELTON, Jack DanielRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Jack Daniel Shelton, 93, of Bassett, Va. passed away on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County.

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  3. Frozen scene elicits respect for firefightersRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    On Tuesday, Jeff Painter of the Horsepasture Volunteer Fire Department spoke to the Henry County Board of Supervisors, asking for an increase in local funding for all local volunteer fire departments.

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  4. MARTIN, Homer T.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Homer T. Martin, 90, of Martinsville, died Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at the Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County.

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  5. Lack of tax credits puts apartments on holdRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... with video equipment. Installed in the 1960s, the line carries most of the city's sewage, and some from Henry County, to the plant for treatment. The city is focusing first on repairing the line's worst section, about 200 feet along the Smith River ...

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  6. EARLES, Gail HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... 1950 in Martinsville, Va. to the late Lois Christine Cobbler Hall and Charlie Junior Hall. Gail worked in the Henry County Public School System as an assistant nutrition manager for over 15 years. Most everyone in the area likely will remember her ...

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  7. Area roundup: Martinsville's Dalton signs with PHCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... will also be a 50-lap Limited race, 30-lap Pure Stock race, 50-lap Modified race and a 15-lap Hornet race. Henry County Parks & Recreation will be accepting registrations for their baseball and softball leagues through March 18. The leagues are ...

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  8. Henry County Schools to seek level fundingRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Henry County Schools Superintendent Dr. Jared Cotton told the Henry County Board of Supervisors that his recommended school budget would request level funding from the county.

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  9. Cassell, Margie J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... went to be with the Lord on Friday, February 19, 2016, at her residence. She was born on July 2, 1938, in Henry County to the late William A. Joyce and the late Daisy Hopkins Joyce. Margie was also preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Alley. Margie ...

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  10. STEP's Senior Meal program gets boostRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    STEP has received $25,000 in grant funds to expand its senior meals program from the Foundation for Roanoke Valley. Through the congregate meals program, nutritious lunches are prepared by STEP staff and delivered to specific sites in Franklin and Patrick counties, where eligible seniors gather.

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  11. Storms, flooding are possible throughout the area todayRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    There is a potential - albeit a small one - for a tornado to occur, according to Chris Fisher, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service office in Blacksburg.

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  12. Replacement for retired judge Gendron is soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The current Henry County and Martinsville commonwealth's attorneys, the current deputy Patrick County commonwealth's attorney, a former Martinsville commonwealth's attorney and a private attorney are vying to succeed Edwin A. Gendron Jr. as General District Court judge for the 21st Judicial District.

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  13. Fire departments seek increase in funds from countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Speaking on behalf of the volunteer fire chiefs of Henry County, Jeff Painter of the Horsepasture Volunteer Fire Department asked the Henry County Board of Supervisors to increase funding for volunteer fire departments.

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  14. VITA helps ease tax-season stressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    "I'm going to get a little over $400," a pleased Helen Reynolds of Ridgeway said after signing her tax return documents Wednesday at one of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance sites sponsored by United Way of Henry County and Martinsville.

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  15. Veterans Honor Guard training to be heldRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... everyone and discouraged us from continuing the conference. The Veterans Honor Guard of Martinsville and Henry County is always on duty; through rain or shine, cold or hot. To do the ceremonial honors, which they perform without pay, they have to be ...

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  16. Power project discussion on agendaRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the municipal building on West Church Street uptown. Also during the meeting, city and Henry County officials will present a joint proclamation honoring Martinsville-Henry County General District Court Judge Edwin A. Gendron ...

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  17. Hangin' with MS. Cooper: Spring training brings memories of Henry County baseball greatsRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    (Editor's note: This is the first in a new series that will follow a different historic Henry County baseball moment or player. The series will run weekly throughout MLB's Spring Training. If you have a suggestion for an historic local baseball story ...

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  18. Two men arrested after man shot in legRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Two men have been arrested after a Bassett man was shot in the leg Friday, according to the Henry County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Board to hear results of auditRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Following the completion of an audit of Henry County's accounts for the fiscal year that ended June 30, a representative from Creedle, Jones and Alga, P.C. will present the findings to the Henry Board of Supervisors during the board's meeting at 3 p.m. Tuesday.

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  20. Homecoming paid off for PAA's HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... at Piedmont Arts as a guest services coordinator. Despite having a harsh outlook on life in Martinsville-Henry County when she originally moved away, Henderson explained that slowly over time her mindset shifted. "When I left this town I thought, I ...

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