A logging truck ran off the road and turned over in the 11000 block of Halifax Road Friday afternoon, spilling its load of logs outside of Gregory Trucking Company.
Danville Community College, in conjunction with the Virginia Talent Accelerator Program and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, signed a collaboration agreement Oct. 13 with Morgan Olson in an effort to provide training and talent to the walk-in van and work truck manufacturer.
UDPATE 7:40 p.m.: Project Director Bill Shreve confirmed that Chatham’s Public Works will be cutting off the town’s water towers in an effort to reach and repair a broken water line on Carter Street.
A local public school teacher got creative today to teach children who have freshly returned to in-person instruction this month for the first time since March.
The Star-Tribune confirmed this afternoon that Danville Mayor and former DPS Director of Maintenance and Operations Alonzo Jones resigned from his position at Danville Public Schools.
Danville Community College Public Relations and Marketing Specialist Bobby Allen Roach was recognized today for excellence in public relations and marketing during a virtual awards ceremony for District 2 of the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations.
A resolution to criminal and civil investigations into drug manufacturer Purdue Pharma will involve the Oxycontin producer pleading guilty to criminal charges and paying over $8 billion in settlements, the U.S. Justice Department announced Wednesday.
During Tuesday evening’s meeting, Danville City Council heard from Danville City Treasurer Sheila Williamson-Branch, who announced the accreditation of the city’s Treasurer’s Office from the Treasurer’s Association of Virginia.
At Tuesday’s meeting of the Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors, the board adopted a resolution to set Dec. 1 as the date on which the county will cut off service from the Cool Branch fire and rescue departments to the Franklin County areas of its coverage area if no cost-sharing agreem…
Cookie, a 2-year-old dog recovered by Danville Animal Control from an abusive household, is in need of a treatment for heartworms which the Danville Area Humane Society (DAHS) will pay for using a donation fund.
Carrie Barker, a current 11th grader at Chatham High School, competed Oct. 3 as Virginia’s representative to the National Junior Horticulture Association’s Demonstration contest.
Student volunteers and faculty advisors for the Upsilon Phi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa met on Saturday, Oct. 17, for PTK’s Street Cleanup Day.
John L. Hurt, Jr. Elementary School brought attention to Bullying Awareness and Prevention Month by organizing a "Blue Out" Thursday and Friday, Oct. 15 and 16.
Of the two amendments to the Virginia Constitution which will be on November's ballot, one seeks to create a Virginia Redistricting Commission responsible for redrawing legislative district maps.
Biscuitville may be a North Carolina staple, but the Greensboro-based restaurant's first ever location opened on Patton Street in downtown Danville. Officials announced Sunday that the location is now closed on a permanent basis.
The Old Callands Post Office building, previously located at the intersection of Franklin Turnpike and Callands Road, was picked up off its foundations and moved to the historical site on Sago Road Saturday afternoon.
Haven of the Dan River Region hosted their second annual Heels to Heal challenge on Saturday at Two Witches Winery and Brewery in Danville.
🚓 Locals rallied together to form a parade today through the streets of Chatham, honoring former Chatham Police Chief Marvin Wright who retired earlier this month. 🚓
A Pittsylvania County quarry today was declassified by the EPA after 33 years on the national registry of hazardous waste sites.
At the regularly scheduled school board meeting held tonight, the Danville City School Board approved the Return to Face-to-Face Instruction Plan recommended by Dr. Catherine Magouyrk, Interim Superintendent.
Del. Les Adams and other state and local officials gathered at Chatham Town Hall Thursday afternoon to dedicate the bridge north of Chatham to former Chatham Mayor and county supervisor Roy P. Byrd, a change passed by the Virginia General Assembly in April.
Project Red could bring $8 million in new money to Pittsylvania County, but local residents have expressed some concerns.
During the month of September, students in fourth and fifth grade at Brosville Elementary School in Pittsylvania County were invited to participate in an essay contest to honor people involved in the events of Sept. 11, 2001.
DANVILLE — The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) is the first in Virginia to enter a regional partnership with Raleigh-based nonprofit District C, bringing an innovative work-based learning model to Southern Virginia and surrounding localities.
DANVILLE — Halloween represents an exciting and fun time of the year for children and adults alike, but the current Halloween season may look different this year in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
MARTINSVILLE — At approximately 5:45 p.m. yesterday evening, an inmate of the Henry County Jail notified deputies that she had taken an excessive amount of prescription blood pressure medication.
ROANOKE — A pair of Danville men, Kunta Daniels and Joe Daniels, were indicted by a federal grand jury last week and charged via a superseding indictment with a variety of drug and gun charges.
A fiber optic internet cable was severed yesterday near Richmond, shutting down the online voter registration portal on the final day Virginians could register to vote for the Nov. 3 general election.