Pittsylvania County Newswire (Page 5)

Pittsylvania County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pittsylvania County, VA. (Page 5)

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  1. Virginia tells Supreme Court uranium mining ban should stand 8 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... government. The Trump administration is supporting a Virginia company's bid to have its challenge heard. Pittsylvania County-based Virginia Uranium Inc. wants to mine a huge deposit of the radioactive ore. It argues a federal law should pre-empt ...

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  2. Virginia Tells Supreme Court Uranium Mining Ban Should StandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... government. The Trump administration is supporting a Virginia company's bid to have its challenge heard. Pittsylvania County-based Virginia Uranium Inc. wants to mine a huge deposit of the radioactive ore. It argues a federal law should pre-empt ...

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  3. Riverwalk extension moves project closer connecting to county trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Recreation Director Bill Sgrinia said the extension moves the city closer to connecting to the trail in Pittsylvania County and becoming part of the larger Beaches to Bluegrass Trail system proposed to go all the way across the state. With an ...

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  4. Danville, Pittsylvania County students rank in financial literacy programRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Working in Support of Education, commonly known as W!SE, is a New York-based nonprofit that promotes financial literacy education.

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  5. As gas prices continue to climb, Southern Virginia drivers cast wary eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... is also 17 cents higher than last month and 34 cents pricier than this time last year. Danville and Pittsylvania County have been spared some of the most drastic increases, however. According to AAA, prices are averaging $2.43 a gallon in Danville ...

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  6. Average age for Danville school bus driver: mid-60s; county official says - not a statistic we keep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    When a Pittsylvania County school bus crashed Tuesday, one thing stood out in the police report - the bus driver's age.

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  7. Grant to help launch tech career labs in Danville, Pittsylvania County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Danville and Pittsylvania County will launch tech career labs in their middle schools next year after receiving a state grant.

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  8. Four students injured in Pittsylvania County school bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Virginia Department of Transportation reported a wreck on Oakland Drive near Mount Cross Road.

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  9. God's Storehouse gears up for fundraising events to help keep shelves stockedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... a day that supplement groceries through God's Storehouse, a nonprofit food pantry serving Danville and Pittsylvania County. On May 1, 38 restaurants in Danville and Pittsylvania County will be participating in "Eat Out to Help Out!" Each restaurant ...

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  10. From calm to chaos, tornado roars through with quick devastationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... the Dan River Region last Sunday, causing close to $3 million in damage to Danville and $1.3 million in Pittsylvania County. A 5:15 p.m.: As the bands of rain and wind from a large storm system begin to pelt Greensboro, North Carolina, a tornado ...

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  11. Federal government urges Supreme Court to hear lawsuit over Virginia's ban on uranium miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    ... of Virginia Uranium Inc., a homeowner posted this sign against the proposed mining for uranium in Pittsylvania County. Walter Coles Sr. holds a piece of granite from his property in Pittsylvania County where Virginia Uranium Inc. proposed to mine ...

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  12. Pittsylvania County landfill to open on Saturdays through May 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    After a severe storm ravaged parts of the Dan River Region on Sunday, the Pittsylvania County Landfill will open on Saturday to help residents get rid of storm debris.

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  13. Authorities: Grand jury indicts Ringgold suspect on sex crime chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A grand jury has indicted a 36-year-old Ringgold suspect on sex crime charges including rape, Pittsylvania County authorities report.

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  14. Government urges Supreme Court to hear uranium mining caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... question of the lawsuit is an important one that's likely to recur in other nuclear-safety contexts. Pittsylvania County-based Virginia Uranium Inc. wants to mine a huge deposit of the radioactive ore. It argues a federal law should pre-empt state ...

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  15. Officials: one Blairs fire appears to be set, another under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... next to the house. The cause of the house fire has been classified as incendiary, which means set, said Pittsylvania County Public Safety Coordinator Chris Slemp. Martinsville finds itself facing another budget shortfall in 2018, this time estimated ...

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  16. At the CapitolLawmakers call out treatment of pipeline protester in treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... southwest Virginia before connecting with a compressor station for another interstate pipeline in Pittsylvania County. Pittsburgh-based EQT Midstream Partners, which owns a significant interest in the joint venture with other energy companies, ...

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  17. Ruben's hopes to reopen as early as Thursday after tornado damages restaurant; city toll tops $3MRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... down Sunday in Danville with winds of 110 mph. Severe weather caused about $1.4 million of damage in Pittsylvania County, according to estimates from Jim Davis, the county's director of emergency services. About $1.13 million worth of residential ...

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  18. Lawmakers call out treatment of pipeline protester in treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... southwest Virginia before connecting with a compressor station for another interstate pipeline in Pittsylvania County. Pittsburgh-based EQT Midstream Partners, which owns a significant interest in the joint venture with other energy companies, ...

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  19. Tornado causes $2.4 million of damage to DanvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... through the region Sunday caused $1.3 million in damage to homes, farms and commercial structures in Pittsylvania County. Martinsville finds itself facing another budget shortfall in 2018, this time estimated to be just short of $2 million. Should ...

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  20. Pittsylvania County adopts budget with tax hikes for residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... said. "We've got to do what we've got to do to stop the bleeding. We have to look out for the future of Pittsylvania County." The total budget amount will be $183.76 million, including the $94 million school budget. Finance Director Kim Van Der Hyde ...

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