Advanced Revert LLC is Locating First U.S. Operation in Henry County

Two companies based in Sheffield, England will open their first United States joint-venture operation in Ridgeway, company and local officials announced today. Advanced Revert LLC will place its...

New Outdoor classroom, butterfly habitat unveiled

By Kim Barto Meeks Staff Writer School officials and their nonprofit partners recently unveiled a new butterfly habitat and outdoor classroom at Albert Harris Elementary School. The Dan River Basin...

Building razed in Collinsville

The building that housed Sonic Drive-In was razed Tuesday. The property, located at 2439 Virginia Avenue in Collinsville, will be the site of a new Cook...

Patrick Co. board member weighs options after legal issues surface

By Debbie Hall The vice chairman of the Patrick County School Board is weighing his options and considering a path forward after legal issues recently arose. Ronnie Terry, 56,...

A pinball premonition that may prove shocking

By BEN R. WILLIAMS I don’t believe in premonitions. I’d like to believe in premonitions, along with ghosts, aliens, Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, Mothman and a slew...

2A Resolutions may run into legal disputes

By Brandon Martin Following the results of the last election cycle which led to a current Democrat-led Virginia state government, 23 counties have passed resolutions declaring themselves Second...

Road projects underway

Several new road maintenance projects are underway in Henry County, and a road closure remains in effect, according to a release from the Virginia Department of Transportation...

Retired animal control officer to lead SPCA

By Kim Barto Meeks As the city of Martinsville’s Animal Control Officer for the past nine years, E.C. Stone has been a “champion for the voiceless animals of...

Unused food now helps the hungry

By Ginny Wray Thousands of pounds of food that might have ended up in the garbage now are helping feed needy residents of Henry County and Martinsville. The program,...

Absentee Ballot Deadlines Announced

The Virginia Department of Elections announced two upcoming deadlines for voters wishing to participate in the November 5, 2019 General Election via an absentee ballot. Voters wishing...

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