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  1. BHS, MVHS among top 50 Va. high schoolsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... is validating to know that the dedication of our staff and hard work of our students is acclaimed by others." Patrick County High School (PCHS) earned a bronze medal in the national rankings. To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be ...

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  2. Abduction charges returnedRead the original story

    Wednesday | 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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  3. Claiborne: County in legal jeopardyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Town Council members on Monday night approved two tax increases for the coming year. On a unanimous vote Council approved a two cent increase in the real estate Some important positives came through with the Halifax County High School varsity softball win over Patrick County Tuesday at home.

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  4. Why our coalition has acted?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Town Council members on Monday night approved two tax increases for the coming year. On a unanimous vote Council approved a two cent increase in the real estate Some important positives came through with the Halifax County High School varsity softball win over Patrick County Tuesday at home.

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  5. Halasz to Love: 'Threats will not be tolerated'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Town Council members on Monday night approved two tax increases for the coming year. On a unanimous vote Council approved a two cent increase in the real estate Some important positives came through with the Halifax County High School varsity softball win over Patrick County Tuesday at home.

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  6. Bears place second in track meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Mt. Airy News

    Mount Airy's boys and girls track & field teams took second at a meet against Winston-Salem Prep, Patrick County and North Stokes.

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  7. Ride to honor fallen Marine is SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... good." This year's event will start at 10 a.m. Saturday, with the motorcycle ride beginning at noon at Patrick County High School, 215 Cougar Lane, Stuart. The event will include door prizes, prize drawings, vendors, food and live music. ...

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  8. Indictments issued in cityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... operation by the Henry County Sheriff's Office, Martinsville City Sheriff's Office, Virginia State Police, Patrick County Sheriff's Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Since Nov. 1, the release said, city police have ...

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  9. Despite heavy rains, area avoids damageRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... part of a road. That was along Morningside Drive near Sanville, Howell said. The rain was more intense in Patrick County, where more than 3 inches fell in the Woolwine, Meadows of Dan and Stuart areas, Morrow said. Steve Allen, Patrick County's ...

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  10. Funding hike soughtRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Hanbury said PHCC also is asking for a funding increase from Henry County, but it is not seeking one from Patrick County because "they gave us one last year when nobody else did." Due to financial constraints, the city may not be able to give PHCC a ...

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  11. County sets budget hearingRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... floor. An additional 61 inmates have been sent to other jails in Martinsville, Danville, Roanoke, Dillwyn, Patrick County and Southampton County. On a related note, the capital improvements portion of the budget includes $125,000 for a study to ...

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  12. 'Bioblitz' will survey Rock Castle GorgeRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    For hikers who traverse the 12-mile loop around Rock Castle Gorge in Patrick County, the views, flora and fauna are well worth the trip.

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  13. Order to cost countyRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... AVS WINVote equipment, which is used in 30 localities statewide, including Henry County. Martinsville and Patrick County do not use the machines. Decertification means the WINVote system no longer may be used in elections in Virginia, effective ...

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  14. Family shares historyRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... married to Mary, Hardin Reynolds' daughter, whose children Kitty helped deliver. In the brothers' trials in Patrick County, a request for juries that included black people was denied. Both brothers were found guilty of murder. They were retried ...

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  15. Supervisors review the budget planRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... floor. An additional 61 inmates have been sent to other jails in Martinsville, Danville, Roanoke, Dillwyn, Patrick County and Southampton County. Hall said the jail needs assessment will study the current jail situation, population trends, cost ...

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  16. 30 certified in food safety training courseRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... senior agent, and environmental health specialist Renee Irvine. Those completing the course were Theresa Alt, Patrick County Extension; Daniel Barrow, Shoney's Wytheville; William Bouvier, Hotel Floyd; Kimberley Boyer, Clay Corner; Dorothy Carter, ...

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  17. No issues found with voting machinesRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Commissioner Edgardo Cortes shows Henry County is one of 29 localities statewide using the WinVote system. Patrick County and Martinsville are not among those localities. According to the state's report, an investigator given access to a WinVote ...

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  18. Power bill scam on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Two weeks ago Paul Riekehof was going about his daily business at Leon's Burger Express when he received a phone call from an individual who claimed to be "Duke Power." Luckily Riekehof was keen enough to not be fooled by a scam that is becoming more prevalent in the Mount Airy area.

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  19. Stanley to run for re-election to Va. SenateRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Franklin News-Post

    "During the past four years, it has been both an honor and privilege to serve the citizens of Southside and Southwest Virginia in the Senate," said Stanley. "During my tenure, I have successfully submitted legislation to help break the cycle of poverty, to encourage workforce and economic development in our region, and to create the foundation to return our area to its status as an economic driver for Virginia.

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  20. Stanley seeking new termRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Stanley, who serves as majority whip in the Virginia Senate, has filed more than twice the number of signatures required to qualify for the ballot under Virginia law, his office said in a news release.

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