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Landmark Center

BELLE PENDLETON Recreation Coordinator Pictured: Landmark residents and Mary John Hall (center) on a recent visit to her home. (Photo by Daniel Louis Quesenberry) Christmas is More...

Mountain Top Party Line

Ivalien Reynolds 694-5243 Harley the dog getting close to Santa Claus. Harley is so friendly. I just love seeing him. He really gets attention when riding in the backseat of More...

Mountain Top Party Line

Ivalien Reynolds 694-5243 These two lovely young women are here in Patrick County doing missionary work for their church. Sister Sandy and Sister Christiansen have been busy More...

Fluker to be keynote speaker for MLK Day convocation at Ferrum College

Dr. Walter Earl Fluker Dr. Walter Earl Fluker will give the keynote address during the Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation at Ferrum College, which will be held Mon., Jan. 16 in More...

Relay for Life

It is with a great deal of sadness that we announce that for the first time in almost 30 years there will be no Relay For Life in Patrick County. Efforts were made to encourage More...

eEnterprise for January 11, 2017

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Master gardeners to hold annual symposium

The Patrick County Master Gardeners are pleased and excited to announce their 10th annual Spring Gardening...

Red Bank Ruritans present awards

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Pet of the Week

This handsome fellow was found in Patrick Springs. He a is sweet, loyal guy who needs...

Music Night

Music Night at Spencer-Penn Centre is Friday, Jan. 13. Doors open at 5 p.m., followed by an open mic at 5:30. At 6:20, bluegrass group Zephyr Lightning Bolts takes the stage. The Hutchens (shown here More...

Snow..

Snow came fast and furious to Patrick County this past Friday and Saturday, dumping up to nine inches at the county’s highest elevations before stopping Sunday. Tire tracks More...

BRES holds spelling bee

Mack Edwards The annual Blue Ridge Elementary School Spelling Bee was held Tuesday, December 6. Jason Roop, More...

Elementary School Menu – Week of January 16-20

BREAKFAST: (Free to all students) Grab and Go carts in each school; traditional breakfast in dining room: Mon.: holiday; Tue.: glazed..

Lady Cougars continue to win

By Stephen Henderson Senior Sydnee Burnette drives to the basket in Tuesday’s game against GW of Danville. Two More...

Cougars Split Two Games

By Stephen Henderson The Patrick County High School Cougars took to the road last Tuesday night and lost to the George..

Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11 FREE MEAL/FOOD DISTRIBUTION: church van available to pick up people on Wednesday and on Sunday mornings, to ride call the church at 694-6357; doors open at 5:30 p.m., meal at 6 p.m., food bank ministry open Mon., Wed. and Fri. from 3 to 5 p.m.; Patrick Springs Pentecostal Holiness Church. BLOOD DRIVE: […]..

Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4 FREE MEAL/FOOD DISTRIBUTION: church van available to pick up people on Wednesday and on Sunday mornings, to ride call the church at More...

George J. Roop

George Johnson Roop, 87, of Critz, died on Saturday, January 7, 2017, at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. He was born August 12, 1929 in Crewe, and was a son of the late Archie C. Roop and Minnie Stultz Roop. He was also preceded in death by a son;..

Mildred A. Gilley

Mildred Ann Gilley, age 72, of Meadows of Dan, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at Pioneer Community Hospital in Stuart. She was born in Patrick County on February 5, 1944 and was a daughter of the late Willis Andrew and Lillian Gilley. She was also preceded in death More...

Ninth District agriculture and a better way to do tax reform

Morgan Griffith Report from Washington Last week, among other visits to businesses and organizations in Virginia’s Ninth District, I had the..

Empowerment through group peer counseling

The Disability Rights and Resource Center is pleased to announce its new program for people who live with spinal cord injuries..

State shares guidelines for new food crop donation tax credit

On December 16, 2016, the Virginia Department of Taxation published final guidelines on its website for the Food Crop Donation Tax..