Special Ops team receives donation

By Amanda Collins The Patrick County Special Ops Team is working to retrofit a donated truck to accommodate its gear, according to Clint Weidhaas, lieutenant...

Infrastructure, other issues discussed at town hall

If Anthony Flaccavento can ‘Flacc the vote’ as well as he packed a town hall on Tuesday, the November contest could be a tight...

Ararat woman to embark on healing journey

When Melissa Wall boards a plane to Las Vegas later this month, it will be to write the final chapter of her healing journey. Wall,...

Rose sets record straight

County Administrator Tom Rose said he wants to set the record straight and clarify comments made by Crystal Harris, of the Smith River District,...

Policy may be reviewed

The Patrick County Board of Supervisors did not approve or consider a nearly $30,000 project to repair the roof on the building which houses...

Bid to reopen hospital on life support

The effort to reopen the hospital in Patrick County may not be dead, but likely is on life support following the recent resignation of...

Patrick schools fully accredited for third year

The results of the Virginia Department of Education 2017-2018 Standards of Learning tests (SOLS) indicate continued improvements in all schools in Patrick County, and...

VDOT to lift lane closures for holiday weekend

Do you have plans for Labor Day? Plan ahead for holiday travel, and make sure this summer goes down in the books as a...

Economic development director resigns, Cites lack of support

Debbie Foley cited a lack of support when announcing she will step down from her post as director of the Patrick County Economic Development...

Boyce said meeting unneeded, discusses resignation

The majority of a joint meeting Monday between the Patrick County Board of Supervisors and the Patrick County Economic Development Authority (EDA) was held...

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