Fashionista turns fabric into fabulous finds

By Cory L. Higgs Dazzling dresses and gorgeous gowns are just a few examples of what you might find Henry County native and fashionista Talaya Millner working...

Bassett depot renovations nearing completion

By Ginny Wray Renovations to the historic Bassett train depot are in the final stages, with completion hoped by mid to late summer. The inside of the building is...

Gwynn overcame obstacles to goal

By Ginny Wray Savanna Gwynn always dreamed of being a teacher, but life kept getting in the way. There were bills to pay, children to raise and so...

Bassett speaker: Grads said ‘I will,’ not ‘I can’t’

At the 41st annual  Bassett High School commencement exercises on Friday, May 24, members of the Class of 2019 were urged to celebrate their bloopers and follow...

C-PEG launches 2020 Startup Martinsville-Henry County application

The Chamber's Partnership for Economic Growth (C-PEG) is launching its application process for Startup Martinsville-Henry County for the 2020 round. Startup Martinsville-Henry County is an entrepreneurial mentoring...

Photographer to stay on Trump campaign trail

By Debbie Hall Ray Reynolds, a Collinsville photographer and contractor, recently returned from the kickoff of President Donald Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign in Orlando, Fla.   Reynolds, 58, volunteers...

Community Mourns Loss of ‘Superman’

By Kim Barto Meeks ________________________________________________________________________ Countless mourners filled the Galilean House of Worship on Tuesday morning to remember a real-life Superman -- a policeman who could outrun any criminal;...

Wholesale store now open for business

By Corey Thompson Howell’s Wholesale in Martinsville is officially open for business, with a ribbon cutting held at the store on Tuesday, Sept. 17. Richard and Patricia Howell own...

Centenarian lives by ‘no problem’ motto

By Debbie Hall Edna Turner has seen it all, done as much of it as she desired, and the 104-year-old has no plans to stop anytime soon. As she...

By Kim Barto Meeks Do you love hunting for a bargain? The Charity League of Martinsville & Henry County will have a warehouse full of them at its...

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