The Sussex-Surry Dispatch

 

Pink Pearls prepare for fun at Third Annual Clothes Swap

October 15, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Oct. 15, 2017 | 1:39 p.m.  WAKEFIELD - On Saturday, October 21, the Pink Pearls, a local Breast Cancer Awareness and fundraising team, will host an unusual shopping event in...
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Sussex Schools receive statewide recognition following full accreditation achievement

October 12, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Oct. 12, 2017 | 1:16 p.m.  SUSSEX - Sussex County Public Schools had been under a Memorandum of Understand/Improvement Plan with the Virginia Department of Education since 2002. This...
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New Sussex business offers a taste of the past – and the future – of liquid spirits

October 12, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Oct. 12, 2017 | 1:07 p.m.  SUSSEX - Dave Reavis, President, and owner of Three Brothers Distillery in Sussex County, had a big dream – to build a grain to...
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Hollywood By Way of Surry: Antonio Charity talks about his life as an actor, love of Surry County

October 2, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Oct. 2, 2017 | 12:00 p.m.  SURRY - It’s a long way from Surry County, Virginia to Los Angeles, California, but tv, movie and stage actor Antonio Charity has never...
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New Surry County emergency ambulance transport fees announced

September 28, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Sept. 28, 2017 | 12:00 p.m.  SURRY - On September 20, Ray Phelps, Emergency Services Coordinator of Surry County, announced in a press release the listing of new Surry...
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Author moves to Wakefield and starts a new life, shares her message of hope

September 27, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Sept 27, 2017 | 3:33 p.m.  WAKEFIELD - Living in Wakefield is just part of her recent – and best - step in a long journey to find happiness and...
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Governor McAuliffe helicopters in to congratulate Sussex Schools on full accreditation

September 23, 2017
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Sept 21, 2017 | 4:02 p.m.  SUSSEX -  Dr. Arthur Jarrett was installed as Division Superintendent for Sussex County Public Schools in 2013 and immediately initiated his detailed comprehensive...
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Three killed, including child, in Sussex County crash

September 14, 2017
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Sept 14, 2017 | 6:36 p.m.  SUSSEX - Three people, including a three-year-old child, lost their lives in a deadly crash along Interstate 95 in Sussex County Thursday morning. According...
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Local Headlines

August 19, 2017

Not Guilty: Waverly Mayor Mason acquitted of election fraud charges

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor 2:36 a.m. | August 19, 2017 SUSSEX - "Thank you, Jesus. Thank you, Jesus." Those...
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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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