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  1. Abduction, other charges filedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... - and got her back into his vehicle "at knife-point," Perry said. The two traveled up Virginia 57 into Patrick County when they saw a Virginia State Police trooper conducting an unrelated traffic stop, according to Perry. The alleged captor became ...

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  2. Search under way in possible abductionRead the original story

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and police dogs are searching for the woman along Virginia 57 between Goose Point Road and Fairystone in Patrick County. The Henry County Sheriff's Office is being assisted by the Patrick County Sheriff's Office and Virginia State Police in the ... 1 comment

  3. CCHS honors Danny NesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Carroll News

    ... the jersey during the ceremony. Nester passed away at Carroll's final football game of the year Nov. 7 at Patrick County, but his memory will remain at CCHS. During a special ceremony Friday between the varsity boys' and girls' basketball games ...

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  4. College receives more than $5 million in donationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... enforcement agencies, the policy shows. PHCC is asking Henry County for $56,611, Martinsville for $21,945 and Patrick County for $16,497, a document shows. Henry County's and Martinsville's requested shares are increases from what the localities ...

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  5. County jobless rate drops in OctoberRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Franklin News-Post

    ... percent; Henry County 7.1 percent, down from 7.4 percent; Martinsville, 10.1 percent, down from 11.1 percent; Patrick County, 5.7 percent, down from 6.1 percent; Pittsylvania County, 6.1 percent, down from 6.6 percent; Roanoke City, 5.4 percent, ...

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  6. Virginia man charged in store break-in, vehicle theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Mt. Airy News

    ... Grocery video, and recovered several cartons of cigarettes. Griffith also was wanted on numerous offenses in Patrick County - including three felony counts of auto theft, grand larceny of a firearm and two petty larceny violations. He was charged in ...

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  7. Cana man charged in store break-in, vehicle theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Mt. Airy News

    ... and recovered several cartons of cigarettes. Griffith, who also was wanted on numerous felony offenses in Patrick County, was charged with the T&M Grocery break-in and grand larceny involving the cigarettes valued at more than $200. Griffith also ...

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  8. Records show 2 arguedRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Martinsville Bulletin

    "No! Don't come he is coming over to get the rest of his clothes," was among the last text messages sent by a Stuart woman before she went missing last month, according to search warrants and affidavits unsealed Monday in the Patrick County Circuit Court Clerk's Office.

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  9. Scott wins Carroll InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Carroll News

    Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsCarroll County's Gavin Scott gets the upperhand on Patrick County's Dustin Tucker on Saturday in a 170-pound semifinal match during the Carroll County Invitational in Hillsville. Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsCarroll County's Gavin Scott gets the upperhand on Patrick County's Dustin Tucker on Saturday in a 170-pound semifinal match during the Carroll County Invitational in Hillsville.

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  10. Results to hire 300 in StuartRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... according to the release. The third job fair will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at the Patrick County Workforce Center, 103 W. Blue Ridge St., Stuart. Employees are needed as customer service agents as part of a workforce expansion ...

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  11. Christmas parades canceledRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Bassett and Patrick County Christmas parades, which were to have been held Saturday, have been canceled due to rain.

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  12. Murder charge filedRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A man charged with abduction and robbery in connection with the disappearance of his former girlfriend was charged Thursday with her murder, according to the Patrick County Sheriff's Office.

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  13. Man shot in Cana, authorities searching for shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Carroll News

    ... of N.C., Gardner said, noting the shooting took place not far from the state line and also close to the Patrick County line. The Carroll County Sheriff's Office is still searching for a silver Ford F-150 pickup truck. Neither the victim nor the ...

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  14. Mount Airy woman wins $1 million in lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Mt. Airy News

    Phyllis Hutson, who is from Mount Airy and has a home in Stuart, Va., bought a scratch-off ticket for the Virginia Lottery at a convenience store in Patrick County which was good for a $1 million prize.

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  15. Missing Mother Found Dead in Henry Co., Autopsy Shows StrangulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    UPDATE: Preliminary autopsy results show a Patrick County woman was strangled to death. The Martinsville Bulletin reports 34-year-old Shelly Gravely died of asphyxia by strangulation.

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  16. Death cause toldRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A Patrick County woman whose remains were found early Saturday died of asphyxia by strangulation, according to a preliminary autopsy report.

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  17. Winning lottery ticket sold in Patrick CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Phyllis Hutson of Mount Airy, N.C., bought a $1 million winning lottery ticket at Dry Pond Convenience Store in Patrick County.

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  18. Man arrested in NC, body of missing woman foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Multiple media outlets report the body of 34-year-old Shelly Gravely was found early Saturday in Henry County, Virginia. The Patrick County Sheriff's Office in Virginia says 35-year-old Anthony "Skeet" Joyce of Patrick Springs, Virginia, was arrested Friday night in Greensboro.

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  19. Missing Mother Found Dead in Henry Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Deputies say the remains of 34-year-old Shelly Gravely were found near George Taylor Road close to the North Carolina State line around 12:30 a.m. The Patrick County mother of two was last seen alive on November 14th. Late last night, investigators say 35-year-old Anthony "Skeet" Joyce was arrested in Greensboro in connection with her disappearance.

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  20. Patrick woman's body found in Henry CountyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville Bulletin, Inc. P. O. Box 3711 204 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 24115 276-638-8801 Toll Free: 800-234-6575 The body of missing person Shelly Vessel Gravely was found early Saturday in Henry County, and a Patrick Springs man is in custody in connection with the case, according to the Patrick County Sheriff's Office.

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