More than 12,000 Virginia claimants refuse to return to work

The Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) announced that more than 12,000 cases involving unemployment benefits claimants.

Demo of community landmark continues

Demolition crews continue to dismantle the Rives Theater, a community landmark that was destroyed by.

Drake Extrusion to expand operation in Henry County

Gov. Ralph Northam announced that Drake Extrusion, Inc., a subsidiary of Sweden-based Duroc AB and.

Northam proclaims June 19, 2020 Juneteenth Freedom Day

Gov. Ralph Northam today proclaimed June 19, 2020 as Juneteenth Freedom Day, calling all Virginians to.

Keller named new president of The Harvest Foundation

The Harvest Foundation Board of Directors announced Friday that Kathryn (Kate) E. Keller of Cincinnati,.

Lawmakers bemoan actions of current majority in annual post-legislative update

  By Brandon Martin Local legislatures voiced displeasure with recent moves by the Democratic-ruled legislature.

Prillaman remembered as community leader

By Brandon Martin The family and friends of Haller (Hal) G. Prillaman, 87,  are mourning.

Bidding underway to name a baby camel, the newest addition at Infinity Acres Ranch

  By Brandon Martin The opportunity to name a baby camel is still up for.

Election offices brace for unconventional primary season

By Brandon Martin Henry County and Martinsville and residents have the opportunity to help elect.

Schools lay groundwork to reopen

Henry County and Martinsville school divisions are laying the groundwork to reopen for the 2020-21.