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Martinsville, Virginia is located in Martinsville County. Zip codes in Martinsville, VA include 24112, 24114, and 24113. The median home price in Martinsville is $99,900. More Martinsville information.

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2 hrs ago | Franklin News-Post

First concert draws 325 music fans to Harvester Center

Rocky Mount's new music venue opened its doors Friday with a crowd of over 325 music fans raising the curtain to see headliner Levi Lowrey and local musicians Kyle Forry and Justin Arnett.

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6 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

Agency funds at issue

Most of the money that Martinsville City Council gives agencies outside city government goes to ones that the city has legal or contractual obligations to support, according to city officials.

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10 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

Students get a look at PHCC programs

Matthew Wade , coordinator for the Fab Lab at the Artisan Center, works with Bassett High School students Adam Martin and Jasmine Hardin to develop ideas for mobile applications.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Free tax program yields results

With the arrival today of the federal tax deadline, the United Way of Henry County and Martinsville HOPE Coalition is finishing another year of free tax preparation for Martinsville & Henry County residents.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Groundbreaking set for industrial park

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held Thursday at Martinsville and Henry County's newest industrial park: Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Pocahontas Times ~ Marlinton West...

AMR - S12th annual bluegrass jamboree

It is going to be a rocking good time in Bath County on Saturday, April 12, when WCHG, Allegheny Mountain Radio hosts the 12th Annual Bluegrass Jamboree culminating a week of fundraising activities for the station.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Kroger invests $4 million, adds 30 jobs to city

Kroger has opened its fuel center and completed the remodeling of its store at Liberty Fair Mall in Martinsville, creating 30 new jobs and investing $4 million at the site, according to a news release.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Witherow convicted on 3 counts

A retired Martinsville police officer was convicted Thursday of shooting his wife during an argument last April, and a jury recommended a prison sentence totaling 10 years.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Fund needs heard

Martinsville City Council on Thursday made no commitment to fulfill a request by the city schools for more funding in the coming fiscal year.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Martinsville leads state in jobless

Martinsville's unemployment rate held steady in February at 11.4 percent and was the highest in the state following a one-month dip to second place, according to information released Thursday by the Virginia Employment Commission.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Martinsville had highest jobless rate in February

The Virginia Employment Commission says the city's seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 11.4 percent.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Program details to be shared

The Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corp. has scheduled an event at 11 a.m. today at Patrick Henry Community College's Frith Hall to announce the arrival an "innovative new program for the advanced film industry and advanced manufacturing" in the area, according to a news release.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Officials begin fire probe at former American site

Fire investigators begin their inspection of the former American of Martinsville building on Aaron Street on Wednesday.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Pocahontas Times ~ Marlinton West...

AMR - S12th annual bluegrass jamboree

It is going to be a rocking good time in Bath County on Saturday, April 12, when WCHG, Allegheny Mountain Radio hosts the 12th Annual Bluegrass Jamboree culminating a week of fundraising activities for the station.

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Martinsville Bulletin

SOL test changes welcomed

Henry County Public Schools Superintendent Jared Cotton said he is pleased the number of Standards of Learning tests has been reduced.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Latino Festival expands focus

Sharon Ortiz-Garcia , Jaime Herrera and Eli Salgado are among several local leaders putting together a Latino festival Saturday at the Smith River Sports Complex.

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Martinsville Bulletin

New utility hikes proposed

Another utility rate increase could be coming for Martinsville residents and businesses as the city deals with rising expenses and limited revenues.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

City schools approve 2014-15 budget

The Martinsville School Board on Monday adopted a fiscal 2014-15 budget that requests a local appropriation of $6,936,601 for operating funds, an increase over the current fiscal year of $576,070, or 9 percent.

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Martinsville Bulletin

City council hears concerns over transfer of Section 8 office

Martinsville City Council on Monday heard concerns from west side residents about transferring the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program to Danville and the fate of the building that houses the program.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

Two charged in Collinsville robbery

Two Martinsville men were charged in connection with the robbery of a Collinsville business following a brief pursuit Monday, according to a release from the Henry County Sheriff's Office.

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