Gearing up to jumpstart the holidays

Sights and sounds of the season filled Stuart Saturday during the Patrick County Christmas Parade. The more than an hour-long event drew hundreds of...

Grand Illumination

The Grand Illumination ceremony in Stuart Friday included music by the Stuart Presbyterian Bell Choir and a performance by the Patrick County High School...

Ringing in the Season

Sounds of the season performed by merry youngsters set the tone for the Meadows of Dan Christmas Parade Saturday, as pooches, ponies, inflatable Christmas...

Percussionist to give free performance

Master percussionist Tom Teasley will take guests on a journey through world music and innovative percussion techniques during a free performance at Piedmont Arts...

Flag retirement ceremony held

Two local scout troops - Cub Scout Pack 69 and Boy Scout Troop 69 - participated in a flag retirement ceremony Thursday at the...

Upswing in deer, vehicle crashes

Autumn brings a sharp increase in insurance claims related to vehicle collisions with animals, particularly deer. November is the peak month and Virginia is among...

Trucking company wins award

John Lawson Jr. Inc. Trucking received the 2017 Long-Haul Carrier of the Year award. The trucking company was recognized during the third annual carrier...

Harvest Night

Hallelujah Harvest Night at the Patrick Springs Pentecostal Holiness Church brought families and friends together to enjoy a cake walk, bingo, face painting, carnival...

“Unwritten Words” exhibit to be featured

The Stokes County Arts Council welcomes Carol Angler and Jude Lobe to the Apple Gallery with their exhibit “Unwritten Words.”  This exhibit, featuring works...