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

April 27, 2016

Tyler helps localities get their fines, fees back

Thanks to Delegates Roslyn Tyler and Riley Ingram’s collaborative efforts this 2016 session, localities can now have additional money for...
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April 20, 2016

Martin’s official doesn’t expect closures

The future of competing stores once the merger of Martin's Food Stores is complete should be secure, said a high-ranking...
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April 20, 2016

Southside Heritage Days hosted by historic inn

Historic Fork Inn on Route 460 was once again open to the public this year for the annual Southside Virginia...
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April 20, 2016

Jarratt leaders debate best use for clubhouse

Money to fix the Johns-Manville Clubhouse in Jarratt was once again the focus of discussions during the monthly meeting of...
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April 13, 2016

Honoring General A. P. Hill

Meredith Baker Apr. 3 A. P. Hill For seventeen years, a growing crowd has gathered at noon on April 2nd...
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April 6, 2016

State Police In Mourning After Trooper Gunned Down at Richmond Bus Station

RICHMOND - Tragedy struck in the heart of Virginia’s capital city Thursday afternoon as a man opened fire on a...
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