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Man sentenced to year in prison on drug count

Ten arrested, seven more sought in drug, firearms sweep

A long-term investigation has resulted in the arrest of 10 individuals in the Southside Virginia region on approximately 31 drug and firearm charges.

Victim identified in July 6 death in La Crosse

The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office has identified Jessica Stroud, 35, of Waynesboro as the victim in a July 6 death in La Crosse that police describe as suspicious.


Halifax routed by Mecklenburg in pre-majors state tournament





Rosa Lee Edmonds Crowe / June 11, 2019

Rosa Lee Edmonds Crowe, 84, of Chase City, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019.  Rosa Lee was born in Charlotte County, on Nov. 14, 1934.

She is survived by her daughters, Carolyn Winebarger, and husband, Conley, of Winston Salem N.C.; Becky Younger of Chase City; sons, Curtis Crowe, and wife, Debra, of Red Lion Pa., Richard Crowe of Bean Station Tenn., three grandchildren, and one great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband Alfred “Al” Crowe, and her parents, Burl and Gertrude Edmonds.

Graveside services were held Friday, June 7, at 2 p.m., at Woodland Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 6700 Barnesville Highway, Red Oak, VA 23964.

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Wood Funeral Service is serving the family.

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