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 in the West...

Focus on Youth seeks volunteers

Focus on Youth/CASA, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that serves the 21st District Juvenile and Domestic Courts of Martinsville, Henry and Patrick County, recruits, trains and...

VFW Post holds poppy drive

The Buddy Poppy Drive of Nov. 12 and Nov. 14 by VFW Post 7800 of Stuart, was successful, according to the post. “The people of...

Shoes for Souls

Volunteers pose with a pile of at least 8,375 collected for Shoes for Souls. The shoe drive was extended through December 10. Left to...

STEP names two new directors

Shirley Wells of Axton and Carolyn Simmons of Critz have been named to new positions at STEP, Inc. (Solutions that Empower People). Wells, who...

PHCC to host preliminary to 2017 Miss Virginia Pageant

Patrick Henry Community College (PHCC) is hosting the first preliminary to the Miss Virginia/Miss America scholarship program on Saturday, February 4 at 6 p.m. The...

Attorney General re-launches opioid, heroin abuse website

As the ongoing heroin and prescription drug crisis continues to claim lives and touch families in every corner of the Commonwealth, Attorney General Mark...

Supervisors meet Monday

The Patrick County Board of Supervisors will meet Monday, Dec. 12, at 6 p.m. in the Patrick County Administration Building. All meetings include a...

Fall wildfire season ends

The 47-day fall wildfire season in Virginia ended at midnight Wednesday with much-needed rain across most of the Commonwealth. However, Patrick County and the...

Griffith hours on Dec. 21

U.S. Representative Morgan Griffith’s constituent services staff will hold office hours for all Patrick County residents on Wednesday, Dec. 21, from 2 to 4...