Corn maze to soon get underway

A corn maze will be held in Meadows of Dan starting on Labor Day weekend, according to Valerie Shelor, an organizer of the event. Visitors...

Ararat woman reported missing

Patrick authorities are asking for the public’s help to locate an Ararat woman, according to Sheriff Dan Smith. Sara Ashley Hill, 33, was last contacted...

Classes set to start, caution urged on roads

Patrick County School officials urge parents and guardians to arrive at the bus stop a few minutes early and motorists to exercise caution on...

Tick-born allergy prompts symposium

The Reynolds Homestead, a community outreach center of Virginia Tech in Critz, the New College Institute in Martinsville, Carilion Clinic, and Martinsville-Henry County Tourism...

Folk fair to be held

The Meadows of Dan Community Association issued an open invitation for all to attend the 14th annual Folk Fair that will be held on...

Blast remains under investigation

Although the investigation to determine the cause of an explosion in Woolwine last week is not completed, officials believe liquid oxygen prompted the blast...

Patrick man sentenced in rape case

An Ararat man will serve 60 years in the penitentiary in connection with a 2017 incident, according to court records. Patrick County Circuit Court Judge...

Company from Poland first to locate in new center

Press Glass will be the first company to locate in the Commonwealth Crossing Business Center (CCBC) in Ridgeway. The company announced on Monday it will...

Tax free holiday set

The three-day sales tax holiday is slated to start on Friday, August 3 at 12:01 a.m. and end Sunday, Aug. 5, at 11:59 p.m. During...

Circuit court cases heard in June

The following cases were adjudicated in Patrick County Circuit Court in June, according to records in the Patrick County Circuit Court Clerk’s office. June 4: Jason...

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