Musings: Bearers of Bad News

by Regena Handy Standing in the hallway, waiting my turn to check out, a glimpse of white entered my peripheral vision. I turned my head...

Morgan Griffith’s Report from Washington: Help for Veterans

Help for Veterans Although the Veterans Administration was formally organized during the Herbert Hoover presidency, benefits for veterans can trace their roots to near the...

Letter: Thank you

The Red Bank Ruritan club would like to thank everyone who participated in our annual river run last weekend. The sponsors are a big part...

Letter: Patrick County phone service needs improvement

We are having a great deal of trouble with phone service in the Meadows of Dan area. Due to the high volume of repairs,...

Letter: Rally for the Reinstatement of JROTC

Please come out and support the Former PCHS JROTC Cadets. They will hold a Rally in front of the (Old) Circuit Courthouse 100 N....

Musings: Summer Treats

By Regena Handy City kids had the ice cream truck. Rural kids like us haunted the mailbox on a daily basis looking for our summer...

Musings: A Perfect Moment

By Regena Handy Just below the abutments that once supported the Bob White Covered Bridge, an old log lies in the water. Though the two...

Congressman Griffith’s Report from Washington: A Lawyer’s Lament 

Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s nominee to replace retiring Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy, has great credentials. He is a strong pick to...

Blood drive a success

Gene Stirewalt, Patrick County Blood Drive Coordinator Thank you, Patrick County for another successful blood drive. Thirty units of whole blood were collected with a goal...

Voice of the People: Support for JROTC

Andrew T. Overby I am making a statement before the Board today for several reasons, the primary of which is to state my support for...

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