Local News

Waverly mayor indicted on series of felony election fraud charges

March 15, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor WAVERLY - A Sussex grand jury has indicted the mayor of one of its oldest towns, alleging Walter Mason committed election fraud in 2016. According to court records, Mason was indicted on 12 counts of...
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Surry eyes site along Route 10 as home for new volunteer rescue building

March 15, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor SURRY - Efforts to move the county’s volunteer rescue squad into a newer facility that will allow staff to perform their duties more effectively with the latest technology continues to progress well, according to county...
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Music to Wakefield Foundation’s Ears: Grant brings state-of-the-art piano to Wakefield Foundation, community

March 3, 2017
By Michael Campbell News Editor WAKEFIELD - If you’re walking along Wilson Avenue and hear a delightful tune coming from the Wakefield Foundation, it’s thanks to a grant that allowed the foundation to get a new piano to replace their...
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Colonial Heights, Hampton Roads hhgregg stores among 88 closing this Spring

March 2, 2017
By Michael Campbell News Editor COLONIAL HEIGHTS – In the face of stiff competition from both the brick-and-mortar and online retail threats and in an effort to shift their business efforts, electronics and appliance retailer hhgregg announced Thursday that it...
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Virginia Gateway Region links Surry to economic development growth

February 28, 2017
By Michael Campbell News Editor SURRY - 2,800 square miles makes up the Virginia Gateway Region, comprised of six counties and three cities between Chesterfield, the Tri-Cities, along with Dinwiddie, Prince George, Sussex and Surry counties, creating a unique economic...
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Suspects in Sussex home invasion enter guilty pleas

February 27, 2017
By Michael Campbell News Editor SUSSEX - Three men who broke into a pair of Sussex homes, prompting children inside one of the homes to flee out a window into the waiting arms of law enforcement, entered pleas last week...
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