Patrick County Newswire

Patrick County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Patrick County, VA.

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  1. VDOT urges caution on roadsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Martinsville Bulletin

    With a wintry-mix weather system forecast to pass through western Virginia over the next couple of days, the Virginia Department of Transportation is advising motorists to expect possible snow-covered, slick or icy road conditions.

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  2. Sale of Henry County decals begins todayRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... or online at PiedmontArts.org . A dance competition called "A Dance to Remember" will be presented by the Patrick County Alzheimer's Group at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at the Star Theater in Stuart. The release states that several couples are ...

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  3. Serving up soupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Van and Donna Harrington Rowe run a soup kitchen in Patrick County. Several volunteers help them, including Danny Hundley and Carol Blackard .

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  4. Area RoundupRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... it beat then 10th ranked Louisburg College 71-62. The Patriots take on Lenoir Community College at 3 p.m. Patrick County's boys and girls basketball teams were unable to earn wins in tough games against conference foe Abingdon, falling 59-42 and ...

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  5. Bulldogs dominate conference opponent James River 82-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Martinsville Bulletin

    After a dominating performance Tuesday night at home against Patrick County, the Martinsville continued their winning ways with a 82-28 win over James River Thursday night in a Conference 38 matchup.

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  6. Rape case certified to grand jury in Patrick CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A felony charge of rape by force/threat against a Stuart man was certified to the grand jury Tuesday during a preliminary hearing in Patrick County General District Court.

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  7. Area unemployment numbers dropRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Both Henry County and Martinsville experienced decreases in their seasonally adjusted unemployment figures for December, while Patrick County experienced a slight increase.

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  8. Martinsville boys take care of Patrick CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... jump out to a lead on the way to their ninth straight victory Tuesday night at home. The Bulldogs forced 32 Patrick County turnovers the way to an 89-21 rout of the Cougars. The Bulldogs didn't allow Patrick County to score double-digits in any of ...

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  9. STOWE, Virginia LaymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... passed away Monday, February 1, 2016 at Blue Ridge Rehab, Martinsville Va. She was born September 23, 1928 in Patrick County to the late William Edgar Layman Jr. and the late Monnie Martin Layman. She was preceded in death by her husband, William ...

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  10. PHCC students on mission to aid othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... also participate in other aquatic related community outreach through a partnership with Henry County, Patrick County and Franklin County Public Schools, having started roughly seven to eight years ago. Bryant said that each spring, his students ...

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  11. Pendleton, Elsie RakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Elsie Rakes Pendleton, 97, of Stuart, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at Pioneer Community Hospital of Patrick County in Stuart.

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  12. Redistricting an issue voters should monitorRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Just look at Virginia's 20 Senate District, which includes Martinsville and Henry County, along with Patrick County, Galax, and various parts of Carroll County, Franklin County, Halifax County, Pittsylvania County and Danville. district is virtually ...

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  13. Proposed right-turn lane on U.S. 58 is priority for VDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... of $7 billion was requested for the nearly 300 projects proposed, with only $1.7 billion in funds available. Patrick County also had a proposed project, Route 8 safety improvements in Woolwine, more specifically shoulder improvements, totaling just ...

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  14. Dance classes upcoming; Bluegrass discussedRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... several well-known award winning bands/musicians. The Country Boys are a traditional bluegrass group from Patrick County and Surry County, N.C. The Country Boys originated more than 30 years ago with founding member and leader, Donald Clifton still ...

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  15. Lady Warriors dominate game against 'DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... points, six rebounds and three assists. The Bulldogs fall to 12-3 on the year. They'll play again Tuesday at Patrick County at 7 p.m. Magna Vista improves to 8-2 on the season. They'll play again Tuesday at home against Halifax at 7 p.m. MVHS: K. ...

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  16. Study: Henry County, Martinsville population declined since 2010Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... of time, the population dropped from 13,821 people to 13,474 people, a difference of 347 or 2.5 percent. In Patrick County, on the other hand, the population during that same period dropped from 18,490 to 18,450; a difference of 40 people, or an ...

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  17. Bengals rally behind injured teammateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... heading in a positive direction to finish up their season. On January 13, the Bengals were at home taking on Patrick County when just a couple minutes into the game on a Cougars fast break opportunity, Brown was attempting to stop the run and, after ...

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  18. Bulldogs eye on a much bigger prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... within the next week beginning with Saturday's contest with the Warriors then again on Tuesday night when Patrick County comes to the Martinsville Middle School gym. Adkins said he and his team has not enjoyed the long layoff due to the weather and ...

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  19. Bluegrass awards set to be presentedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... in Virginia, but Myrtle Beach, S.C., North Carolina and beyond. The Lonesome River Band with Sammy Shelor of Patrick County is nominated for Song of the Year, "Turn on a Dime." Just across the Henry County line, in Ferrum, there is Junior Sisk and ...

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  20. Tatum, Aubrey LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... 93, of Stuart passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016, at Pioneer Community Hospital in Stuart. He was born in Patrick County on September 11, 1922, to the late Russell Tatum and Hester Boaz Tatum. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death ...

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