The Sussex-Surry Dispatch

Art kits with a purpose shared with local youngsters

August 4, 2020
Posted: August 4, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Terry Harris Marsha Granderson – Mrs. G – said that she was happy and excited at the turnout on Thursday when local kids showed up at the Jessica...
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New SCPS Superintendent looks forward

August 3, 2020
Posted: August 3, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Terry Harris   Attending the day long Virginia School Boards Association Virtual Orientation for New Board Members and Superintendents was just one of the many things on Dr....
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New state-wide Tethering Laws in effect July 1

July 31, 2020
Posted: July 31, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. As of July 1, the state of Virginia has new tethering and adequate care laws to enhance the safety and well-being of dogs. Last weekend, Sussex County’s Board...
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John Tyler Community College’s Fall Class Schedule offers Flexible Options

July 30, 2020
Posted: July 30, 2020 | 10:00 a.m.   CHESTER and MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – With health and safety in mind, John Tyler Community College is offering a fall class schedule that gives students options. The schedule includes...
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COVID-19 update

July 29, 2020
Posted: July 29, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Terry Harris In a week in which the total U.S. case count for COVID-19 surpassed four million on Thursday, the number of confirmed cases in Sussex County was...
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Free Art Kits for Kids

July 28, 2020
~ Drive-through pick-up event just one of many mental-health related projects for dedicated local volunteer ~ By Terry Harris Marsha Granderson – better known as Ms. G - is often described as a Sussex County...
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Simplified COVID-related safety info geared toward children

July 28, 2020
By Terry Harris As back-to-school time nears and parents become increasingly concerned about how COVID-19 figures into plans for the fall, an alarming report surfaced Sunday from Nueces County, Texas. According to their public health...
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Sussex County and BSV bring the school year to life

July 26, 2020
This past year has not been particularly favorable and unfortunately, students had the last part of their school year taken from them. This has created a huge impact on their learning, personal development, and peer...
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Local Headlines

September 26, 2018

Dispatch writer receives state award

By: Staff Reports | Email: Click Here Posted: September 26, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. Each year the Virginia School Board Association recognizes media representatives...
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September 24, 2018

IN PICTURES: Surry Schools Superintendent Thornton spends time with students during opening week

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: September 24, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. SURRY - A tour of Surry County’s high school and...
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September 24, 2018

Hit-and-run driver sought in Waverly; victim critically injured

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: September 24, 2018 | 11:26 a.m. Updated: September 25, 2018 | 2:33 p.m. WAVERLY - Virginia State...
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September 21, 2018

Foundation’s Family Day 2018 to be Packed with Food and Fun

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: September 21, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. WAKEFIELD - The folks of the Historic Wakefield Foundation are...
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September 19, 2018

Florence still dangerous, Governor Northam warns

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: September 19, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. VIRGINIA - As of press time, if Florence continues as...
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September 17, 2018

Governor Northam inspires – and is inspired – in Waverly during Improvement Association opening

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: September 17, 2018 | 12:55 p.m. n spite of the sweltering August heat, there were...
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