Gettysburg Trooper Hit By Drunk VA Driver Hospitalized, PA State Police Say
A 47-year-old Virginia man has been charged after injuring himself and a trooper while driving under the influence, Pennsylvania State Police announced on Tuesday, Feb. 27. Jad Michael McGuinness of Lawrenceville, VA was driving a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 when he rear-ended a marked PA State Police…
Police say Southside Virginia double homicide, suicide are connected
Two bodies were found in a burning Mecklenburg County home early Wednesday morning, according to the Mecklenburg Sheriff's Office.
Warren County Sheriff’s Office makes arrest on drug charges
Warren County Sheriff John Branche reported that the Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division of Investigations conducted an extensive investigation that led to the arrest of Carletta Simes of Warrenton. Branche indicated that Simes was arrested on Feb. 21 after a search warrant was executed at her residence in the Afton...
Ladies Of the Lake April 2 Bunco fundraiser to benefit Alesha Moore
Alesha Moore, of Baskerville, Virginia, is fighting for her life as a result of Stage 2 pancreatic cancer. The 37-year-old mother of four children has gone through one setback after another over the last nine months. Moore had the first of 12 scheduled rounds of chemotherapy treatments on Feb. 6....
Warren County’s Cheek receives Small Farmer of the Year award
Fourth generation farmer of Warren County Carolyn Cheek, the owner of JAC Farm and manager of Edwards Farm LLC, recently was presented with the Small Farmer of the Year award for 2023 at the Southeastern Virginia/Northern North Carolina Conference of the Virginia Association of Biological Farmers and Virginia State University Small Farm Outreach Program.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.77 and $2.97 in Lawrenceville as of 2024-03-01. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.
Traffic stop leads to drug, weapon charges
LAWRENCEVILLE – Robert Louis Boyd, 37, from Hollywood is charged with the manufacture, sale, possession of a controlled substance, possession of a Schedule I, II controlled substance, possession of a firearm while in possession of drugs and eluding police, a felony, on Feb. 15, 2024. Captain B. T. Evans...
County jury hands down February indictments
A Mecklenburg County Grand Jury indicted 21 individuals in February. An indictment is not a verdict of guilt but rather a formal accusation initiating a criminal case. Kamekia Guthrie of Chase City is charged with felony possession of a Schedule I or II drug. Steven Odemns of Chase City is...
Man arrested after liquor store robbery, high-speed chase in Halifax County, sheriff’s office says
LITTLETON, N.C. (WNCN) — A man was arrested after a robbery at an ABC Store led to a pursuit on Highway 158 in Halifax County Tuesday evening, according to the sheriff’s office. Around 6:10 p.m. on Tuesday, the sheriff’s office said a man grabbed two bottles of “expensive...
Taste the Ocean: The Top Trio of Seafood Restaurants in Henderson
In this article, we explore three exceptional seafood restaurants in Henderson. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Triplet VFD installs officers, presents special awards
TRIPLET – The tables were beautifully decorated for the Triplet Volunteer Fire Department installation of officers and awards banquet held on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024 at the fire station. Tables had a card denoting qualities of a firefighter: reliable, dedicated, brave, giving, selfless, caring, involved, service, and wiling. David High – Lieutenant and Chaplain, thanked Ann Moore for the decorations.
Mecklenburg sheriff, court clerk added as defendants in federal eCourts lawsuit
The latest version of a federal lawsuit challenging North Carolina's eCourts system adds the Mecklenburg County sheriff and Superior Court clerk to the list of defendants. The suit also adds four new plaintiffs, bringing the total number to nine. Plaintiffs contend that eCourts problems violated their rights. Forty-nine of the...
Jake & John Murdock Win CATT Lake Gaston, NC Feb 25, 2024
Jake & John Murdock brought a limit weighing 20.10 lbs good enough for the win on Lake Gaston! They took home $1,523.00! The fishing is excellent on Lake Gaston! Come join us!
People in Soul City would love to see it reach its legacy glory days again
Soul City was established in 1969 and the soul in that city remains.
March events coming to Breckenridge
HENDERSON — Keep an eye out for rainbows, because the third annual Shamrocks on Breckenridge is fast approaching. From 5-7 p.m. on Friday March 15, Breckenridge Street will look a little greener for the celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. DJ Brian Dawson will provide some live music and cloggers from Ballet Arts will dance the state dance.
The coldest February in Warren County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Virginia man shot, killed in Roanoke Rapids
A man was shot and killed in Roanoke Rapids on Tuesday. Police said Jamari Dejon Haskins was shot at a home on Madison Street just after midnight. Officers found several people there in addition to Haskins' body. There is no known motive for the shooting. Haskins was 18 and lived...
Varonica Mitchell inks lucrative deal with Lion Forge Entertainment
HENDERSON — “I think I’m a little nervous,” said Henderson Collegiate seventh-grader Varonica Mitchell. “For some reason, I’m always nervous, but when I get on stage all the fear just goes away and I’m good.”. With her sights set on debuting on Nickelodeon...
Littleton leaders consider options to sell vacant police department building soon
For several months the Town of Littleton Board of Commissioners have sought to sell the old Littleton Police Department building. The town is limited in its financing options for prospective buyers. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture forgave a $100,000 grant given to the town. However, Littleton is still on...
‘Inside Out’ to be shown at Lakeland
The Lake Gaston Computer Club along with The Lakeland Academy Community School is sponsoring the movie “Inside Out” on April 17 at 1 p.m. The cost is $5, cash only, at the door. Refreshments are available for a fee. The location is Lakeland Cultural Arts Center, located at...