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Mountain Top Party Line 1.18.17

Ivalien Reynolds 694-5243 I love this photo. Pictured is my stepson, Michael Reynolds, with his dog. Bentley says “Happy New Year.” It looks like he enjoys the computer. I More...

Blue Ridge Therapy Connection 1.18.17

Duane VIA Activities Coordinator Pictured (left to right): residents Mabel Stowe, Margaret Bocock and Virginia Glenn enjoying playing bingo on a cold snowy day. The residents More...

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...

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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Pet of the Week

This gorgeous lady was found in the town of Stuart. She is such a princess and...

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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Piedmont Arts salt marsh exhibit

Salt Marsh Suite, an arts installation and dance performance created by Carol Burch-Brown and Ann Kilkelly will be on display through February 25. (Photo by Russell Hart) A new art installation at Piedmont More...

Packed-House Jam..

Musicians filled the stage at The Coffee Break restaurant Saturday evening for the Breaking Up Christmas Jam. (Above photo) Left to right is Jay Adams on banjo, Doug Joyce on More...

Elementary School Menus – Jan. 23 – 27

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

Elementary school honor roll announced

The following Patrick County elementary students were recognized for their academic excellence during the second nine-week grading period of the 2016-2017..

Lady Cougars fall to undefeated Lady Bulldogs

By Stephen Henderson Lindsey Marshall is in the clear as she drives in for a lay-up in last Friday’s game More...

PC Lady Cougar JVs beat Lady Bulldog JVs

By Stephen Henderson   The Patrick County High School junior varsity Lady Cougar basketball team picked up its eighth win of..

Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18 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. FREE COMMUNITY […]..

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 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...

December Property Transfers

The following land transfers were recorded in the Patrick County Clerk’s Office during the month of December. Lynn Harwell Andrews to..

Nelson Collision Center receives certification

Nelson Collision Center in Martinsville has been officially certified by Assured Performance, a non-profit consumer advocacy organization for maintaining the right..

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..