Tuesday May 21
Murder chared levied against Bassett Man
A Bassett man was indicted Monday on a charge of first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of his wife, according to Henry County court records.
Slaying details aired
The details varied depending on the line of sight, but three eyewitnesses testified Thursday that they saw the shooting death of William Bradley "Brad" Doss on March 29.
26 indicted in drug probe
Martinsville Police Capt. Eddie Cassady, standing outside the Martinsville Police Department on Tuesday, discusses the arrests being made in an undercover drug investigation.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA 428 PM EDT TUE MAY 7 2013 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHERN CITY OF MARTINSVILLE IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA... SOUTHEASTERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA... NORTHERN HENRY ... (more)
Bassett man faces up to 40 years for selling heroin
A Bassett man faces up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty last week in Franklin County Circuit Court to distribution of heroin.
Anti-litter efforts paying off
John "Smokey" Pack , Jackie Coleman, Robert Coleman and Clift Stone walk along Lenoir Street near the Smith River in Bassett picking up litter as part of the recent annual Spring Smith River Cleanup.
Alcohol a factor in shooting, police say
Alcohol is believed to have played a role in an incident Friday that left a local man dead and his cousin jailed, according to Henry County Sheriff Lane Perry.
Man charged in shooting death of cousin
Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 A man is being held on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of his cousin early today in Bassett, according to a release from the Henry County Sheriff's Office.