About Us

About us –
Founded in 1869, the Star-Tribune is a family-owned community newspaper in Chatham, Va., and is published every Wednesday.

The Star-Tribune, which has 25,000 readers each week, covers Danville and Pittsylvania County, including the towns of Chatham, Gretna and Hurt, as well as the communities of Ringgold, Sutherlin, Brosville, Cascade, Mount Hermon, Dry Fork, Callands, Sandy Level, Renan, Blairs, Climax, and Long Island.

The newspaper includes news and pictures about local government, crime, courts, public records, weddings and engagements, church services, social activities, high school and youth sports, and community events and activities.

Our sponsors each week feature a variety of advertisers, including local supermarkets, retail stores, hospitals and health organizations, and other businesses and professionals.

Our mission is to be a written and visual record of what makes our community special.

Anytime you want to know what's going on our community, pick up the Star-Tribune. Hometown news is our business!

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In Pittsylvania County and City of Danville –
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