Local News

August 17, 2017

Sussex’s Seward opens up about life, time as Supervisors’ Chairman

By Terry Harris, Staff Writer 4:38 p.m. | August 17, 2017 SUSSEX - Susan Seward approaches Sussex County board of...
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August 17, 2017

Black bear awareness and control class offered in Surry

By Terry Harris, Staff Writer 4:34 p.m. | August 17, 2017 SURRY - At the August Surry County Board of...
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August 17, 2017

Sussex church holding back-to-back events for seniors and families with kids

By Terry Harris, Staff Writer 4:30 p.m. | August 17, 2017 SUSSEX - Mars Hill AME Zion Church members are...
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August 10, 2017

IN PICTURES: Sussex, Surry host National Night Out events for community

Photos By: Terry Harris, Staff Writer 12:50 p.m. | August 10, 2017 SUSSEX & SURRY, Va. - For many people, a...
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August 10, 2017

Life lessons wrapped in fun provide special experience for kids at 4H Camp

By: Terry Harris, Staff Writer 12:44 p.m. | August 10, 2017 SUSSEX & SURRY, Va. -  Shouts of laughter and...
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August 10, 2017

A young Surry man on a mission

By: Terry Harris, Staff Writer 12:38 p.m. | August 10, 2017 SURRY - 24-year-old Jay Wilkinson was cured of cancer twelve...
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August 9, 2017

Suspect brandishes weapon in drive-thru robbery of Wakefield bank

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor 6:03 p.m. | August 9, 2017 TOWN OF WAKEFIELD, Va. - Sussex County Sheriff's Office...
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August 3, 2017

Stony Creek girl turns pain into positivity while inspiring her own heroes

By: Terry Harris, Staff Writer 1:04 p.m. | August 3, 2017 STONY CREEK - “And a little child shall lead them”...
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August 3, 2017

A Sussex act of kindness sparks miracle, captures national attention

By: Terry Harris, Staff Writer 12:36 p.m. | August 3, 2017 SUSSEX - The incident began with a frantic phone call....
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July 27, 2017

Town of Surry historic designation delayed after county concerns

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor July 27, 2017 | 12:48 p.m. SURRY - Plans to officially designate part of the...
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July 24, 2017

Smithfield man pleads guilty to shooting, killing, running over bald eagle with ATV

By: Contributed Report July 24, 2017 | 12:03 p.m. SMITHFIELD - A Smithfield man pleaded guilty to killing a bald eagle,...
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July 22, 2017

Surry Broadband Internet efforts on schedule for Fall rollout

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor July 22, 2017 | 11:47 a.m. SURRY - The prospect of county residents having access...
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July 19, 2017

As Sussex landfill works to fix odor issues, proposed order seeks to fine facility operators

By Michael Campbell, News Editor July 19, 2017 | 11:25 a.m. SUSSEX - As the summer season gets into full...
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July 17, 2017

Chesterfield man dies following accident at Sussex landfill

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor 8:44 a.m. | July 17, 2017 Updated: 2:36 p.m. | July 17, 2017 SUSSEX - Virginia...
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July 16, 2017

Longtime Rowanty bookkeeper retires after 41 years of service

By: Meredith Baker, Staff Writer July 16, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. CARSON - Longtime Rowanty Technical Center Bookkeeper Sue Upton...
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July 14, 2017

With 100th anniversary as backdrop, leaders talk importance of Fort Lee to region

By Michael Campbell, News Editor July 14, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. FORT LEE - Monday was a special day in...
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July 12, 2017

Surry rezoning action allows Dollar General to build new Rt. 10 store

By Michael Campbell, News Editor July 12, 2017 | 9:56 a.m. SURRY - One of America's more popular discount retailers...
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June 29, 2017

Surry reflects on significance of Juneteenth during special celebration

By Michael Campbell, News Editor June 29, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. SURRY - History is something that Surry has always...
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