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Miss Virginia shines at Miss America Pageant

Courtney Garrett, whose grandfather lives in Halifax County, is first runner-up

Spirits of the past

In the 1920s and 1930s, if you lived in Franklin County, most likely you were in involved in the county’s biggest industry — making illegal whiskey or moonshine.

Mecklenburg County, Boydton looking for funds to upgrade plant

Help sought with $4 million cost


12 runners, 208 miles, 36 hours, no sleep

Recently, a group of twelve local runners took on the challenge of participating in the Blue Ridge Relay. A grueling, two hundred plus mile relay spanning two days, mountainous terrain,…





Red Bank News for July 10, 2014 / July 10, 2014

Pastor Norman Talley had Sunday morning services at Union Christian Church. Lottie Nunn was pianist and special music was by W.T. Powell and sister; board meeting was held at noon; trip to Morton Miller July 8; members of YUM meeting was held at Berry Hill Nursing Home Saturday with those attending Ann Morris, Mrs. Mike Glasscock and Mrs. Mason Pulliam and they visited Woodview residents Morine Rice, Irene Tuck, Mason Pulliam, and MeadowView residents Barbara Murray, Edwin Daniel and Gladys Elliott.

Our sympathy to the family and friends of Eddie Collins, Mrs. Fannie Mae Tuck, Mrs. Blanch Francisco.

Visiting Mrs. Mary L. Murray were her grandson, Stephen Murray from London, Gene Murray, Mrs. Barbara Loftis, Rhonda Loftis, Mrs. Louise Jaloway and Brenda Clay.

Peggy Smith spent the week with her mother, Mrs. Catherine Smith.

Miss Amber Tuck and Jeremy Saunders visited Mr. and Mrs. John Fletcher, Mrs. Mason Pulliam and John Pulliam Monday.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Henry Smith and Georgia Anderson visited Mrs. Catherine Smith Friday and Mrs. John Henry Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Evans, Mrs. Clifton Smith and Kathy Keeton Sunday.

Sunday dinner guests of Fannie Mae Tuck were Mr. and Mrs. Lindy Tuck, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Tuck and Maci, Pam Tuck, Mr. and Mrs. Jarred Tuck and Rhylie and Mackenzie Preston.

Mrs. Roger Chandler and Mrs. Mike Glasscock visited Mr. and Mrs. John Fletcher during the week.

Mrs. Joe Tisdale, John Murray, Mrs. Tony McGregor, Mrs. Dave Jaloway, Mrs. Catherine Smith visited Hannah Hite and Fannie Mae Tuck.

Visiting Mason Pulliam were Mrs. Pulliam and John Pulliam.

Mrs. Joe (Carol) Tisdale has returned to her home since a visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Owen Murray and brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Murray, Jr.

Our sick and shut-ins William Rice, Willard Bailey, Jimmy Loftis, Catherine Hite, Barbara Murray, Edwin Daniel, Gladys Elliott, Heither Griffin, Keith Jones, Sharon Rice, Willie Shotwell, Violet Geary, Hallie Slagle, Rachel Overby, Morine Rice, Barbara Murray, Rebecca Honeycutt, June Young, Owen Murray, Hannah Hite, Virginia Morris, Sarah Vaughan, Sylvia Morris, Phil Hill, Elaine Morris, Bill Murphy.

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