For Sale

CLUB CAR GOLF CART – Gas powered w/ lift kit, knobby tires, rear seat, roof & lights. Second owner, excellent condition. Call (336) 255-0171 or (434) 374-9241.

For Sale

1976 CEVROLET 66 Passenger School Bus, converted into camper. New fridge, New AC and More! Runs, needs cleanup. Located in Buffalo Springs. $2,995. Call (540) 434-1329.

For Sale

TWO CEMETERY PLOTS in Oak Ridge South Boston. each $1000. Text: 202-355-8560.

Legal Notice

NOTICE – MECKLENBURG COUNTY, VIRGINIA COMMENCEMENT OF PROCEEDINGS FOR JUDICIAL SALE OF REAL PROPERTY On April 18, 2022, or thereafter, proceedings will be commenced under the authority of Section 58.1-3965 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, to sell the following parcels for payment of delinquent real property taxes owed to Mecklenburg County, Virginia: Delinquent Taxpayer Description of Property […]

Biochem research firm expands in Mecklenburg County, bringing 15 new jobs

New Jersey company buys shell building for operation

A New Jersey-based biochemical research company will expand into Virginia and create 15 full-time jobs at the Roanoke River Regional Business Park in La Crosse, where the firm has acquired a 50,000 square foot shell building from the county. Worthington Biochemical Corporation purchased the shell building and 10.06 surrounding areas from the Mecklenburg County Industrial Development Authority (IDA), which erected […]

‘BJ’s Law’ to ban squat trucks wins swift passage

Month after fatal crash in county, Assembly passes bill

One month after a Mecklenburg County man was killed in an automobile crash involving a modified pickup truck, Virginia lawmakers voted to ban so-called squat trucks on Virginia roadways. A squat truck, also known as a “Carolina Squat,” “California Lean” or “Tennessee Tilt,” is a pickup truck with an after-market modification that lifts vehicles unevenly, so that the front end […]

Supervisors back Chase City-area apartments

A major housing complex proposed for the Chase City area received the green light Monday by the Mecklenburg County Board of Supervisors. During their monthly meeting in Boydton, supervisors agreed to rezone a 60-acre plat located at 11131 Highway 92 near Chase City from a neighborhood business district to a residential district, so owners of the property can move forward […]

Propane tanker overturns, blocking I-85 for ten hours

A flipped propane tanker truck shut down all four traffic lanes on Interstate 85 near the Virginia-North Carolina border for nearly 10 hours March 9 as police, firefighters and others worked to clear the scene. The South Hill Volunteer Fire Department and Virginia State Police were dispatched to the 1-mile marker on I-85 northbound just after 5:30 a.m. for an […]

Palmer Springs home razed by fire

A Palmer Springs home was razed by fire Friday night, but there were no injuries as the homeowner was out of town at the time, according to the South Hill Fire Department. Firefighters were dispatched to home at the 1200 block of Rough Road at 7:58 p.m. Friday night. Called to battle the blaze were members of the Palmer Springs, […]

03-16-2022 E-Edition