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Patrick County Newswire

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  1. Full statement from Judge Martin ClarkRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    On August 19, 2015, I personally removed General J. E. B. Stuart's portrait from the Patrick County Circuit Court's courtroom.


  2. Removal of Stuart portrait riles board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    For many years, a portrait of Gen. J.E.B. Stuart peered down from a wall inside the Patrick County Courthouse in the town of Stuart, which was named for the Confederate hero, but that portrait is gone.


  3. Clark removes Stuart's portraitRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    Judge Martin F. Clark Jr. has removed a portrait of Confederate Gen. J.E.B. Stuart from the Patrick County Circuit Court's courtroom, according to a statement from Clark.


  4. Lecture offers Philpott Lake history lessonRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and part-time disc jockey at the time. The station that had been on air for 55 years, was owned by Patrick County Communications LLC at the time. It was the only radio station in Patrick County and was a favorite of especially shut-ins because of ...


  5. High school football: Looking ahead to Week 2Read the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... 3A Athletic Conference in Eden, N.C., is coming off of a 49-0 loss last Friday and is 1-1 on the season. Patrick County may have lost 38-18 on Friday, however they were playing Halifax, a much bigger 5A school, and they were able to put up 283 yards ...


  6. Area Roundup: Patrick County football falls in opener, Carlisle field hockey sweeps weekendRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Patrick County head coach Derrick Jones said he was happy to see his Cougars are ahead of where they were at this point a season ago, but added the team did not live up to their early goals in a 38-18 loss to Halifax County on Friday night in South Boston.


  7. Belcher, GoldieRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Ridgeway, passed away on August 28, 2015 at her home. She was born in Patrick County on November 4, 1927 to the late, Clora Clemon DeHart Pendleton and John Ellis Pendleton.


  8. High school football 2015 - Jones has Cougars trending up in year twoRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... a wingback and cornerback for the Cougars, said that heart will determine how the 2015 season goes for Patrick County. "If you go up there and hit them as hard as you can they can't do anything about it," Radford said. "You just have to go out there ...


  9. Football Friday Preview: Martinsville BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... S 25 - at Magna Vista O 2 - Bye O 9 - Halifax County O 16 - G.W. O 23 - Tunstall O 30 - at Bassett N 6 - Patrick County Summary: The Martinsville Bulldogs are coming off a one-win season, but players and coaches agree the team is much more ...


  10. Vikings look to start new traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Mt. Airy News

    ... "I think we're playing teams we match up with a little better," Reeves said. "We got rid of Bassett and got Patrick County back. That's a great rivalry. East Wilkes will be a good challenge for us. Generally they're a little more athletic school ...


  11. Peach Fest a sweet retreatRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Martinsville Bulletin

    According to Patrick County Chamber of Commerce President Trinity Goad and Chamber Executive Director Tim Collins, the festival used to have an admission fee, but has been free to attend for the last three years.


  12. Hitchhiker Charged With Rape Found In LynchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... court records show Nastasi is wanted in Bedford County for Failing to Appear. The more serious charges are in Patrick County, where Nastasi is facing two felony charges related to the rape of a 16-year old girl at Floyd Fest -- according to police. ...


  13. Clark to appear at Meadows of DanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Mt. Airy News

    ... do not have access to meals at school. It serves about 30 students. Clark, who also presides as judge of the Patrick County Circuit Court, is appearing at book-signings across the country, and his publisher, Alfred A. Knopf, is planning a second ...


  14. Football Friday Preview: Bassett BengalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Key Players ): Dylan McKinney, QB, Diaquice Spencer, Slot-Back, Trevon Simon, RB, Quaran Hopkins- OL Game to circle on the calendar: Team Schedule A 28 - Bye S 4 - at Blacksburg S 11 - at Lord Botetourt S 18 - at Pulaski S 25 - Halifax County O 2 - Franklin County O 9 - at Magna Vista O 16 - at Patrick County O 23 - G.W. O 30 - Martinsville N 6 - Tunstall Summary: Bassett High School is hoping to return to the playoffs after missing out the past two seasons. Scrimmages have shown the Bengals' weaknesses on offense, but Coach Jay Gilbert says his defense is way ahead of schedule.


  15. Football Friday Preview: Magna Vista WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Key Players ): Shoalin McGuire, Sr. QB, Jacquez Hairston, Sr. RB, Traveon Redd, Sr. Safety, Devin Johnston, Sr. Safety Game to circle on the calendar: Sept. 11 - at Jefferson Forest , Nov. 6 - G.W. Team Schedule: A 28 - at Dan River S 4 - Bye S 11 - at Jefferson Forest S 18 - William Byrd S 25 - Martinsville O 2 - at Halifax County O 9 - Bassett O 16 - Franklin County O 23 - at Patrick County O 30 - at Tunstall N 6 - at G.W. Summary: Magna Vista is coming off its first state football championship in school history.


  16. Football Friday Preview: Tunstall TrojansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Key Players ): DaMarcus Wimbush, Sr. RB/LB, TeAun Carter, Sr. WR/DB, Josh Wilson, Sr. OL/DL, Hunter Sollenberger, Sr. RB/DB, LaQuan West, Sr. FB/LB, Will Ashworth, Sr. WR/DB, David Deane, Sr. WR/LB Game to circle on the calendar: Aug. 28 - Rustburg A 28 - Rustburg S 4 - at Gretna S 11 - at Dan River S 18 - Chatham S 25 - at Patrick County O 2 - G.W. O 9 - Bye O 16 - Halifax Count O 23 - at Martinsville O 30 - Magna Vista N 6 - at Bassett Summary: The Trojans return 12 starters from last year's 7-4 squad, but did graduate a few seniors who carried most of the load last year, including Caleb Ashworth who now plays at Cincinnati.


  17. Q99 @ Virginia State Peach FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WSLQ-FM Roanoke

    ... with their Pixel Magic . The Virginia State Peach Festival began to recognize and promote the agruiculture of Patrick County. This year's festival will feature live music featuring three bands including Rukkus A.M., a craft fair, fresh locally grown ...


  18. Ex-Patrick prosecutor named to federal postRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | Mt. Airy News

    A former commonwealth attorney in Patrick County, Virginia, has become the United States attorney for the Western District of Virginia.


  19. Virginia's crop is ripe and juicy for National Peach MonthRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | Virginia Farm Bureau

    ... than 1,700 acres. Fans of this fuzzy summer fruit can head to Virginia's annual Peach Festival on Aug. 21 in Patrick County. For details, visit . Media: Contact McKay at 540-662-1391 or Graves at 540-923-4231.


  20. Rotary Club hears the story of Katherine ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Mt. Airy News

    ... became the first historian to write a biography on either of the Reynolds. While R.J. Reynolds was born in Patrick County, Virginia in 1850, Katherine was a Mount Airy girl. She was born in 1880 to parents Zachary Taylor Smith and Mary Susan ...