Golf course under new management, As revitalization project gets underway

By Brandon Martin The Beaver Hills Golf Club is here to stay. Originally established in 1946, new co-managers Michael Hendricks and William McLawhorn celebrated their vision for the facility...

Video games emerge in the world of sports

By Brandon Martin For decades, the image of a "jock" has been pretty consistent. Muscular, young men or women donning cloth letters from their respective schools has long...

Adams, Buchanan to lead county

By Brandon Martin Jim Adams and Debra Buchanan will lead the Henry County Board of Supervisors in the upcoming year. Adams, of the Blackberry District, was re-elected chairman; Buchanan,...

Auker tapped to lead school board, Stambaugh selected vice-chairman

By Brandon Martin Thomas Auker, of the Blackberry District, was elected to take the helm and serve as chairman of the Henry County School Board during an organizational...

Hodge, Prillaman, Van Dyke join The Harvest Foundation Board of Directors

Litz Van Dyke, Leeland Prillaman and Judy Hodge will join The Harvest Foundation Board of Directors this year. Van Dyke, chief executive officer and director of Carter Bank...

Henry County woman perished in blaze

Fire crews in Henry County battled a New Year’s Day blaze that claimed the life of a local woman. Cynthia B. Robinson, 66, died Jan. 1, according to...

Martinsville man charged with attempted capital murder

A Martinsville man was charged with attempted capital murder in connection with a Jan. 1 officer-involved shooting incident in Ridgeway. Thomas Joe Braxton III, 37, of Martinsville, also...

ILAR sponsored holiday tree program raised more than $16,000 for charities

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) announced that its 10th annual Decorating the Trees for a Cause program raised $16,585 for nonprofit organizations over the...

Ridgeway man charged in connection with break-in

A man from Ridgeway was charged Jan. 1 with two counts grand larceny in connection with an alleged break-in at a storage facility, according to a release...

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...

Must Read