| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Hundreds of animals are euthanized every year by animal control sometimes because they're too aggressive and sometimes for no reason.
A shelter in Southern Virginia wants to stop those killings.
The Martinsville Henry County Society for the...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Sheriff's deputies in Henry County are investigating how a three-year old died.
They got a call from Martinsville Memorial Hospital around three Monday afternoon about an unresponsive child who died at the hospital short time later.
An autopsy will be...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 8:12 AM
A company that runs a customer service center in Martinsville is expanding and plans to add about 100 additional jobs.
Faneuil, Inc. already operates a virtual "welcome center" in Martinsville for Dominion Virginia Power customers. In an expansion...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Uranium mining is one of the most important and contentious issues Virginia lawmakers will tackle during the upcoming session of the General Assembly.
The opening round of the battle played out Monday in Richmond. Supporters of the plan to develop a...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:16 AM
The Henry Country Registrar is trying to clear up confusion about primary voting on June 11.
Henry County voters who wish to vote in the Democratic Primary can vote for Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General.
Only registered voters in the 16th House...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 6:20 AM
A Collinsville man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a single-vehicle accident in Henry County.
Buddy Tuttle was driving on Route 220 North just south of Route 657 when his pick-up truck ran off the road. The truck hit a sign and then went into a ditch....
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Virginia's newest United States senator says he's ready to tackle this year's controversial legislation on gun control and continuing debates on the fiscal cliff.
On Monday Tim Kaine made his first stop as a U.S. senator to Southern Virginia....
| Dec 25, 2012
| 3:53 AM
The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a malicious wounding that occurred in the 800 block of Commonwealth Boulevard Martinsville, VA. On December 24, 2012 at approximately 12:06 pm the Martinsville/Henry County Communications...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:09 PM
A Bassett man is in jail facing burglary and gun charges after two burglaries were reported in Bassett on Wednesday.
According to a news release, both burglaries took place on Virginia Avenue in Bassett on Wednesday. The first burglary was reported at...
| May 6, 2013
| 1:18 PM
U.S. Marshals discovered a methamphetamine lab Friday while searching for a person wanted on unrelated drug charges in Henry County.
No arrests have been made.
Investigators found the lab in a home in the 200 block of Amos Road in Martinsville....
| May 6, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Last month a driver hauling hundreds of turkeys crashed on the way to a slaughter house in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Now, animal rights activists are calling fowl on the company
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA, wants the company...