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  1. Farm delivers two-headed calfRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The calf was stillborn, according to Patrick County High School junior Ali Mason, 17, who helped deliver it with her stepfather, former Patrick County sheriff David Hubbard.

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  2. Pulaski County gets two new assistant administratorsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Southwest Times

    ... nursing homes for 25 years. The most recent one was Blue Ridge Nursing Home, the second largest employer in Patrick County. She holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Radford University, and is also a graduate of Shawsville High ...

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  3. Snow hits area - againRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Henry County, Martinsville and Patrick County received up to 7 inches of snow during a winter storm Wednesday night and Thursday morning, according to the National Weather Service shows.

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  4. Snow may lingerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... possible by then, forecasters said, although they predicted 3 to 5 inches for Henry County, Martinsville and Patrick County. Daytime high temperatures in the 30s, and overnight lows in the teens and 20s, are forecast through Saturday, the weather ...

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  5. Snow likely againRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Martinsville Bulletin

    As of Tuesday night, a winter storm watch was in effect from 7 p.m. today until 1 p.m. Thursday, with the National Weather Service predicting 3 to 5 inches of snow for Henry County, Martinsville and Patrick County.

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  6. Charges in abduction case advanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... offered to drive Williams and Gardner where Williams wanted to go, which was the home of another relative in Patrick County. After riding a while, Williams told the relative who was driving to pull over on Goose Point Road and Williams and Gardner ...

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  7. Schools delayed todayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Patrick County and Henry County schools, as well as Martinsville city schools, will operate on the delayed schedule according to information from the school systems.

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  8. More winter precipitation en routeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... earlier this week. Accumulations could be 2-4 inches. Conditions prompted officials with Henry County and Patrick County schools to cancel classes today. Martinsville schools had not made a decision as of 4 p.m. In the meantime, bitter cold ...

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  9. Prison term givenRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Judge David V. Williams found him guilty of the charges. Additionally, Younger previously had been charged in Patrick County on three counts of distribution of cocaine. He pleaded guilty to all three of those charges, as agreed to by Patrick ...

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  10. Henry County, Patrick County schools to close ThursdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Henry County and Patrick County schools will be closed Thursday due to expected extreme cold and potentially hazardous road conditions.

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  11. Vipperman to run againRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... ave a 2-year-old daughter and are expecting a baby boy in March. The Vippermans live in the Midway section of Patrick County, between Spencer and Patrick Springs, and attend Horsepasture Christian and Chatham Heights Baptist churches.

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  12. Area digs out from snowRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... ... whatever's still on there is going to freeze, and it will freeze hard." Henry County, Martinsville and Patrick County schools announced they will be closed today due to road conditions and the weather. Hughes said she anticipated VDOT would be ...

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  13. Snow on the wayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... is possible next weekend. School is out today in Henry County and Martinsville. As of Sunday night, Patrick County schools planned to open two hours late. Snow will start falling locally by the early afternoon, said Anita Silverman, a meteorologist ...

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  14. Area may get snow this weekRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... night resulted in power outages to almost 1,300 Appalachian Power customers in Henry County and nearly 160 in Patrick County, the company's website showed. Further details were not available. A large section of Mulberry Road in Martinsville also was ...

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  15. Patrick County treasurer to seek second term in NovemberRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... every year in her tenure, she said in a news release. Stone said she "is honored to serve the citizens of Patrick County and is committed to maintaining financial integrity within the office while continuing to work hard to provide excellent ...

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  16. Local jobless rates upRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... statistics show. Henry County's rate increased from 6.8 percent in November to 7.0 percent in December, while Patrick County's rate ticked up as well, from 5.4 percent to 5.5 percent. All three localities posted unemployment rates above Virginia's ...

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  17. a Hot Mess ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County High School varsity boys basketball team completed an important mission Tuesday, easily holding off Patrick County at home, 56-34. A bitterly dvided Halifax County Board of Supervisors declared a temporary truce Monday night to act on a handful of local government agenda items - but any semblance of collegiality by then had already been shattered by accusations of improper conduct by top county administrators and harsh words among supervisors themselves.

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  18. Whistleblower, or troublemaker?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County High School varsity boys basketball team completed an important mission Tuesday, easily holding off Patrick County at home, 56-34. With the Halifax County Board of Supervisors already on edge after a month-long impasse that has brought county business to a halt, resolving conflicts among members figured to be a delicate task.

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  19. Halifax County budget faces $700,000 shortfallRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County High School varsity boys basketball team completed an important mission Tuesday, easily holding off Patrick County at home, 56-34. Halifax County administrator James Halasz and finance director Stephanie Jackson on Monday afternoon laid out their estimates of the upcoming FY2016 budget requests as presented by department heads and agencies.

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  20. Rorrer is seeking fourth termRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Patrick County Commissioner of the Revenue Janet H. Rorrer will seek re-election to a fourth term, she announced Tuesday.

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