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Steven Otis Morris

Steven Otis Morris, 51, of Martinsville, passed Friday, September 9, 2016 at his home. He was born September 7, 1965 to Carol Biggs Craig of the home and the late Jesse Neal Morris. He...

William “Billy” Haley

William “Billy” Haley, 85, of 1000 Fairlane Rd., Martinsville, Va., passed away Friday, September 9, 2016, at Blue Ridge Rehab Center. He was born in Beckley, West Va., August 17, 1931, to the late...

Police Investigating Vandalism to Political Signs

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office has been made aware of vandalisms to political signs. We are investigating these incidents and remind people these signs have a monetary value and when they are damaged or...

Nominations being accepted for “Outstanding Military Veteran”

Nominations are now being accepted for the Martinsville-Henry County “Outstanding Military Veteran” award for 2016. The award will go to the nominee judged by the selection committee to best represent what service to the country...

Emmett Lee Dove

Emmett Lee Dove, 38, of Fieldale, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at his residence. He was born in Martinsville on July 9, 1978 to Joan Dove and the late Jerry Leon Dove. In...

Judy Mahaffey McCubbins

Judy Mahaffey McCubbins, age 67 of Collinsville, passed away on Friday, September 09, 2016 at the Wake Forest Baptist Hospital. She was born on March 20, 1949 in Martinsville to the late Walter and...

Helen Elizabeth Coddington Stanley

Helen Elizabeth Coddington Stanley, age 85, of Stanleytown, went home to be with the Lord on Friday September 9, 2016. She was born June 11, 1931 in Gettysburg, PA to the late Allan B....

Henry Man Dies in Two-Vehicle Head-On Crash

Virginia State Police Trooper J. D. Eames is investigating a two vehicle head-on fatal crash which occurred on September 8, 2016 at 7:46 pm on Route 619, three tenths of a mile west of...

James Phillips Shelton

James Phillips Shelton, 67, of Martinsville, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2016 at his residence. James was born in Pittsylvania County on April 20, 1949 to the late Orelle F. Shelton and the...

New Resident Finds Fun in Record Time with Activity Guide

Martinsville, VA – In January of 2015, Martinsville, Virginia gained a new resident. Shelia Dye relocated to the area from Winston-Salem, North Carolina and was full of enthusiasm and desire to get involved in...