| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:49 PM
Remember the Megastorm of 2009.
It slammed Southwest Virginia, bringing traffic to a standstill and left more than 100-thousand customers in the dark.
"It was - unprecedented, it was the largest single weather event that Appalachian Power has ever had to...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 6:37 AM
GS Industries of Bassett is expanding its business, creating 35 new jobs in the process. The company in Henry County will produce parts for Kids II, Inc.
“At a time when domestic manufacturing continues to struggle, we’re bucking the...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 2:00 AM
Investigators are looking for a driver who hit a person and drove away in Martinsville.
The Henry County Sheriff's Department says it happened at SportLanes bowling alley on Virginia Avenue early Friday morning.
They say Virginia State Police is...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 3:04 PM
Copper thieves in Henry County beware. Police believe they have found a faster way to track down who is stealing copper in the county.
The Henry County Sheriff's Office has teamed with Southern Virginia law makers to make a bill forcing scrap metal yards...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 4:44 AM
The Virginia Department of Transportation says a traffic accident is closing all lanes of Route 57 near Bassett.
This is happening near Appalachian Drive.
Henry County dispatchers say drivers should avoid the area between Daniels Creek Road and Dillon's...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 6:09 PM
There's a new leader of the Henry County Public School district.
Tuesday night the School Board unanimously approved Dr. Jared Cotton as superintendent. He's currently an associate superintendent in Virginia Beach.
“Dr. Cotton has...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 10:27 AM
Employees at a furniture factory in Southern Virginia have something to be proud about.
Profits have nearly doubled at Hooker Furniture compared to last year's sales.
"We keep a lot of cash on our balance sheet, rather than over investing, we have no...
| May 20, 2011
| 10:14 AM
The Henry County Sheriff's Office arrested 17 people on Thursday, May 19 after a year and a half long drug operation in cooperation with the Virginia State Police, Martinsville Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration.
| Jun 2, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Virginia House of Delegates minority leader Ward Armstrong began his campaign for an 11th term today.
This comes as no big surprise, but where he has to run may be.
Delegate Armstrong's district was moved to northern Virginia.
And now he's having to...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Franklin County Sheriff Ewell Hunt calls Salem Police asking for a shift supervisor to call him.
Roanoke E-911 Control Center receives the first of numerous calls from citizens regarding the shooting.
| Jun 13, 2011
| 1:10 PM
Governor Bob McDonnell says he's not running for President, but what if he got a call to be on the ticket as a Vice-presidential candidate?
"I'd say any governor that gets a call from a presidential candidate and asks you to join the ticket, you would...