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  1. Arrest reportsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    ... Mount Airy, was arrested and charged with being a fugitive from justice in both Grayson County, Virginia and Patrick County, Virginia. She was booked into the Surry County Jail under a $20,000 secured bond. On July 15, Keith Hylton Bean, 46, of ...

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  2. Drowning probe finishedRead the original story

    Sunday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... was found about 5 p.m. July 4 in about 15 feet of water at the park, according to a news release from the Patrick County Sheriff's Office. Waugh has said that time-stamped photos by an amateur photographer who was on the beach showed at 4:52 p.m. ...

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  3. Details added in drowning probeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Squad, at 5:23 p.m., Waugh said. Transport of Witcher began at 5:31 p.m., he said. A news release from the Patrick County Sheriff's Office said Witcher, 18, of Circle Drive, Martinsville, was pronounced dead at Pioneer Hospital in Stuart after being ...

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  4. Cold cases are listedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... a Arthur Bowman, 48, who was found April 16, 1996, lying in the front drive of his mobile home in Ararat, Patrick County Sheriff's Maj. Garry Brown said. Bowman had a single gunshot wound to his head and was dead at the scene. "We've developed ...

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  5. Anchors aweighRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... 1982 model once used by the Philpott Lake rangers - out to Philpott since he bought it about seven years ago. Patrick County resident Bob Foster said his brother rents one of the 40 slips at the marina, and Foster has been visiting the facility ...

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  6. Death probe goes onRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... him, and he was taken to Pioneer Hospital in Stuart, where he was pronounced dead, according to a release and Patrick County Sheriff Dan Smith. Kenneth "K.J." Lewis Jr., a cousin of Witcher, said he was swimming with Witcher and Lewis' grandfather ...

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  7. Lake death called tragicRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The apparent drowning death Friday of a recent Martinsville High School graduate at Fairy Stone State Park was a "tragic accident," according to Patrick County Sheriff Dan Smith.

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  8. City man drowns at Fairy StoneRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 Kerion Jykeem Witcher, 18, of Circle Drive, was found at 5 p.m. by lifeguards in about 15 feet of water, a Patrick County Sheriff's Office release stated.

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  9. Unpaved roads get speed limitRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... in traffic, she said. "Here and there, I've always gotten requests to post (speed limits on) gravel roads" in Patrick County, Hughes said. "People need to drive for the conditions. It's very difficult to drive 55 (mph) on a gravel road."

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  10. City's jobless rate again top in stateRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... climbed in May, according to VEC data. Henry County's rate was 8.2 percent, up from 7.5 percent in April, and Patrick County's was 6.7 percent, up from 5.7 percent the month before. Henry County's May rate was the state's 18th highest, while Patrick ...

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  11. Keeping history aliveRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 22 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Route 8 in Woolwine. "It's a rarity these days," said Regena Handy, a member of the festival board and former Patrick County administrator. "We have two of the seven that are left out of the hundreds that were in use." Though neither bridge has been ...

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  12. Sheets - Back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Daily News-Record

    In Thursday's 3A West Region semifinal win over Patrick County, Turner Ashby High School shortstop Alexa Sheets hit a home run in the top of the seventh inning - a two-run laser over... To See This and Every Local Story from The Daily News-Record, Click Here to Become a Subscriber! Login to view the full story

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  13. TA Softball Wins in 3A West SemifinalsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Bowman (Laura), K-Bow (Kaitlyn) and, of course, Man-Bow, who probably earned an assist in TA's 9-0 win over Patrick County in a 3A West regional semifinal Thursday at Liberty High School. The undefeated Knights (24-0) glided by Patrick County (21-3) ...

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  14. High School Regional Semifinal Action & ScoresRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... Brookville was batting in the 7th. The game will be resumed Thursday afternoon at 4 at Liberty High School. Patrick County and Turner Ashby will then follow the completion of the Northside-Brookville game. SEE VIDEO PLAYER FOR HIGHLIGHTS William ...

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  15. Virginia Farmhouse Wins Top LEED HonorsRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | GreenBuildingAdvisor

    ... Liisa Wallace, an English couple who had wanted to leave the Britain and found the 104-acre parcel in rural Patrick County with the help of Ms. Wallace's brother. The Wallaces wanted a house that disappeared into the landscape, and when viewed from ...

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  16. ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2013 | Greenberry House Days and Dreams

    ... A private burial will be held on the family farm. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Patrick County Animal Shelter or to the Friends of Wythe K9s . More photos can be found at http://www. ...

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  17. Sroufe named Patrick superintendentRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    In a special Patrick County School Board meeting on Thursday, the board voted unanimously to appoint Sroufe, 45, who has served as interim superintendent of the school system since February.

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  18. Sroufe is named school superintendentRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 The Patrick County School Board announced the appointment at a special called meeting at 5 p.m. today in the Patrick County School Board Conference Room.

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  19. Jobless rate in city No. 1Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Employment Commission. Henry County's rate dropped to 7.5 percent in April from 8.3 percent in March, while Patrick County's rate was down half a percent, to 5.8 percent. VEC statistics showed 588 jobless city residents in April, down from 611 in ...

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  20. Husband charged in woundingRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 A Patrick County woman is in critical condition and her estranged husband was charged with wounding her Thursday, according to the Patrick County Sheriff's Office.

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