The Sussex-Surry Dispatch

 

Five people, including five-year-old child, killed in two different Sussex County vehicle crashes

December 10, 2017
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Dec. 10, 2017 | 2:30 a.m.  SUSSEX - It has been a deadly weekend on Sussex County roads as Virginia State Police reports two different vehicle crashes resulted in the...
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District Governor to induct New Sussex Lions Club Charter Members

December 5, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Dec. 5, 2017 | 2:20 p.m. SUSSEX - “It’s actually a very moving opportunity - to start new Lions on their journey of serving their community,” said Beth...
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Rep. McEachin joins Surry students for ‘Take Your Legislator to School’ Day

November 30, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Nov. 30, 2017 | 6:20 p.m. SURRY - Last week, U.S. Congressman Donald McEachin visited Surry County High School for "Take Your Legislator to School" day, where he addressed...
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Sussex County Eagle died from rat poison

November 28, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Appeared in: Nov. 22, 2017 Edition “All the little actions we take can have a real impact. If an animal – like a rat - eats poison and dies...
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Giving Thanks across the miles

November 28, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Appeared in: Nov. 22, 2017 Edition SURRY - “This is a story regarding a video game I was working on,” Antonio Charity said, quietly, as he sat down to relate...
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Two churches + One Spirit = Bags of Hope

November 28, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Appeared in: Nov. 22, 2017 Edition VIRGINIA - Ebenezer Baptist Church and Millfield Baptist Church are both small, rural, Southeastern Virginia houses of worship with average attendance between 60 and...
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Wakefield tree lighting/visit with Santa to kick off town’s holiday season Saturday

November 28, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Appeared in: Nov. 15, 2017 Edition WAKEFIELD - For a perfect, hometown Christmas Tree Lighting, it’s hard to beat Santa arriving on an antique firetruck to do the honors. But...
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New Surry County Youth Law Enforcement Explore Program accepting applications

November 14, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Nov. 14, 2017 | 7:25 p.m.  SURRY - The Surry County Sheriff’s Office began accepting applications for its new Law Enforcement Explore Program on November 1st, according to Kirkland Goddard,...
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Local Headlines

November 7, 2017

Decision 2017: Election Results from 2017 General Election

By: Staff Reports | Twitter: @SSDispatch Posted: Nov. 7, 2017 | 7:00 p.m. VIRGINIA - Tuesday, November 7 marks Election Day across the...
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November 6, 2017

Town Meeting Planned in Surry County

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Nov. 6, 2017 | 7:11 p.m.  SURRY - Kenneth Holmes, member of the Board of...
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November 3, 2017

Guy Fawkes Day celebration; a bit of Jolly Olde England at Bacon’s Castle

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Nov. 3, 2017 | 7:00 p.m.  SURRY - The folks planning Bacon’s Castle’s commemoration...
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November 2, 2017

Sussex Sheriff Giles speaks out

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Nov. 2, 2017 | 7:13 p.m.  SUSSEX - In the November 7 Sussex County...
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October 30, 2017

Surry is pretty in pink for a cause

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Oct. 30, 2017 | 6:01 p.m.  SURRY - On October 13, Surry County Government employees...
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October 27, 2017

Area law enforcement agencies to take part in Saturday’s National Drug Take-Back event

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Oct. 27, 2017 | 12:00 p.m.  VIRGINIA - On Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m....
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