The Sussex-Surry Dispatch

 

Waverly demolition temporarily on hold for asbestos test results

October 20, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: October 20, 2018 | 3:45 p.m. WAVERLY - This week, Waverly Town Council member Miriam Edwards took time out from leading the project to demolish the collapsed building at 315 West...
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Surry’s Interim Administrator sees great potential through increased communication

October 18, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: October 18, 2018 | 3:45 p.m. SURRY - Sandy Wanner brings a great deal of varied experience to the table as he begins serving as Interim County Administrator of Surry County. ...
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Food, Fun, and Fellowship abound at Foundation Family Day

October 16, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: October 16, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. WAKEFIELD - October 6 was a day filled with food, fun, and fellowship in Wakefield – just the way local folks as well as...
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Weakened Michael leaves mark across Southside Virginia

October 15, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: October 15, 2018 | 3:45 p.m.  'Roughly 70 percent' of Southside Electric's power network affected by Michael VIRGINIA - Much of the Commonwealth, particularly areas south and east of Kings Dominion...
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Building collapse forces Waverly Main Street closure

October 14, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: October 14, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. WAVERLY - Citizens of Waverly woke to an astonishing discovery last Monday morning;  316 West Main Street, long known as “The Old Pope’s Grocery Building”...
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Wife of Waverly Hit and Run Victim Speaks Out

October 12, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: October 12, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. WAVERLY - “He passed Friday around three, and they still don’t know who did it,” said Sharon Drew, speaking of  her husband, Ulysses, who had...
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Waverly water tower resumes operations

October 10, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: October 10, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. WAVERLY - After over more than two years offline, the Waverly Water Tower is finally operational again.  Mayor Angela McPhaul and Town Council Member Franklin...
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Quick action by Sussex authorities stops counterfeiters

October 8, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: October 8, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. SUSSEX - Quick action may have deterred an influx of counterfeit money into Southeastern Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina according to Sussex County VA...
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Local Headlines

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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