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South Hill veterans benefits office slated to close

Rent cited as site’s downfall


After years of preparation and with help of seven area rescue squads, VCU-CMH completes ‘flawless’ transfer of patients to new facility Saturday

Hospital improves grade on safety evaluation


Comets focus on Xs and Os





Kimberly T. Christopherson / September 12, 2017

Kimberly T. “Kim” Christopherson, 49, of Boydton, died July 7, 2017.

Kim was retired from the U.S. Army and was preceded in death by her parents, James (Chris) and Gladys (Glad) Christopherson of Boydton.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. at Mecklenburg Baptist Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Virginia Fannie Mae Cleveland Jones

Virginia Fannie Mae Cleveland Jones, 92, of Clarksville, died Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 in Clayton, N.C. Virginia is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 57 years, Artis Jones, her daughter Betty Abraham, and her granddaughter Tia Jones.

Online condolences can be made to the family at

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