Hells Angels Motorcycle Club taps Buggs Island Lake as site of annual convention, with riders expected to roll into Clarksville at end of July

Economic summit casts spotlight on creative strategies

Business leaders share ideas for growth in Internet age

Mecklenburg County supervisors hit impasse on school funding

Board sets public hearing on budget, but can’t agree on
amount for education

Chase City Council gives tentative approval to coming budget

Chase City Town Council tentatively approved a $3.2 million budget for fiscal year 2016 during Monday night’s council meeting.

Hawkins confirms re-election bid for sheriff

Mecklenburg County Sheriff Bobby Hawkins has announced that he will seek a second term as sheriff this November. In a statement, Hawkins wrote: “First I want to say that it has been an honor and a privilege to serve the citizens of Mecklenburg County these past 3.5 years. I feel that the bond between the citizens of Mecklenburg County and […]

Road woes in Boydton area draw complaints at supervisors meeting

The Mecklenburg County Board of Supervisors on Monday approved an updated six-year plan to cover road improvements in Mecklenburg County. Billy Smith, VDOT’s residency administrator for the area, said his office was not asking the board to add new or additional roads to the plan until after work is completed on both Lucinda Dirt Road and Red Store Lane. Upgrades […]

Richmond Symphony features new performers with Prizery appearance

The Richmond Symphony will be performing on The Prizery stage in South Boston Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Keitaro Harada will be making his Prizery debut as the new associate conductor of the Richmond Symphony . He is increasingly recognized at the highest levels for his artistic abilities. A student of Lorin Maazel at Castleton Festival and Fabio Luisi at Pacific […]

Barons bounce back vs. Buckingham

After tough loss to R-H, Bluestone pulls out 3-2 win

Howerton scores 100th career goal as Baron boys soccer team rolls

The Bluestone boys soccer team collected three wins this week over Amelia, Buckingham and Nottoway as the regular season winds down for the Baron kickers. On Tuesday, the boys slipped past Amelia, 3-2, as Austin Howerton scored all three of Bluestone’s goals. The first came in the third minute of the game as Howerton got past the Raider defense on […]

Park View wins three, drops one

The Park View varsity boys had a big week, with three victories including a two-game sweep of the Halifax Comets and a win over Franklin. The lone setback with a 5-4 nailbiter against Windsor. On Monday, the Dragons visited South Boston to take on the Comets. The first game marked the completion of a Mar. 19 game at South Hill […]