Friday Apr 11
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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Thu Apr 10, 2014
Under Pressure From Supervisors, Ringgold Fire Dept. Finds New Truck
Pittsylvania Co., VA - After an ultimatum from the Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors, the Ringgold Fire Department has purchased a new ladder truck.
Future of GOK International Unknown After Temporary Shutdown
A Ringgold Company that planned to create 300 jobs and received a million dollar grant from the Tobacco Commission is closing its doors at least for now.
Centra to Consolidate Danville Facilities
The CEO of Centra, E.W. Tibbs, announced Monday night at the Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors meeting that they will be consolidating all of their Danville facilities into one.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Pittsylvania County Parks and Recreation Secures Two New Baseball Fields for Gretna Middle School
Pittsylvania County Parks and Rec. was recently notified that they will receive the grant from the J.T. Minnie Maude Charitable Trust and department director, Mike Moor,e is very excited about it.
Investors Award $5,000 to Young Entrepreneurs
Nine middle school and high school students from Danville and Pittsylvania County received $5,000 in funding to take the next step towards launching and running their own businesses.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Preservation Virginia Restores Barn on Route 29
Pittsylvania Co., VA- If you drive on Route 29 through Pittsylvania County, you've probably seen a big red barn near the highway between Chatham and Blairs.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Danville Police K-9 Used To Locate Missing Teen With Special Needs
A Danville Police Department K-9 was able to successfully locate a special needs teen in a heavily wooded area off Hemlock Drive in Pittsylvania County Thursday night.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Target date set in housing transfer
Martinsville officials hope to be able to transfer the city's Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program to the Danville Redevelopment & Housing Authority effective July 1, the start of the next fiscal year.
Exhibit Tells Story of Civil Rights Movement in Danville
The exhibit is called Mapping Local Knowledge, Danville, Virginia 1963. It's at the Pittsylvania County Public Library History Research Center.
County BZA rejects request
The Henry County Board of Zoning Appeals on Wednesday rejected a special use permit request from Dry Fork Fruit Distillery LLC. The proposed site for the distillery was 12351 Chatham Road, Axton, the location of the former Marlowe's Body Shop & Sales.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
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North Carolina Teen Killed in Pittsylvania County Crash
State Police say it happened around 5:15 p.m. on Route 863. We're told Kenneth Wayne Carter of Mayodan, NC was driving northbound when he ran into a deer.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Pittsylvania Co. Gives Ringgold Fire Dept. 90 Days to Buy New Truck
Pittsylvania Co., VA - The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors says a local fire department needs to put up or pay up.