| Apr 27, 2013
| 1:08 PM
A Pittsylvania County woman is dead after being struck by a vehicle around 11:06 a.m. Saturday morning.
According to a news release, Danville Police responded to Riverside Drive after receiving a report of the incident.
According to investigation, the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Hundreds of kids learned the business of the livestock trade Friday during the 65th annual Junior Livestock Show.
"My steer is Bart which is short for Bartholomew and my heifer is Bessie," said Jessica Wilkerson.
Wilkerson is an old pro in the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 3:48 PM
A volunteer firefighter from Pittsylvania County is on his way to West, Texas, to help rebuild the town devastated by the deadly fertilizer plant explosion last week.
The blast left 14 dead and more than 200 people hurt, including first responders....
| Apr 19, 2013
| 11:47 AM
When you go to work are you dressing appropriately?
One superintendent in Southern Virginia says his employees aren't.
Teachers, staff and volunteers in the Pittsylvania County school system have been told a new dress code is in the works for next...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 9:55 AM
When students arrived at school on Wednesday morning, they noticed someone in the parking lot who wasn't supposed to be there.
It was a teenager who was suspended earlier this week. Other students reported seeing him on school grounds.
"So we were...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 7:20 PM
A high school student was arrested in Pittsylvania County on Thursday.
Authorities say students at Dan River High School noticed another student on campus with a gun yesterday.
He had been suspended from school earlier in the week.
| Apr 17, 2013
| 7:56 AM
The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors approved its budget at a meeting Tuesday night.
The budget does not include a tax increase.
However, the board of supervisors decided to wait on voting about the proposed school safety initiative until...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:26 AM
A Danville technology company is expanding and adding 25 new jobs.
To meet growing demand, Governor McDonnell’s office announced Tuesday morning that CBN Secure Technologies Inc. is adding space and 25 new jobs. The Danville operation, which...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 2:16 PM
A former Martinsville City Police officer has been charged with shooting a woman Sunday at an apartment complex.
James Scott Witherow has been charged with malicious wounding. He is being held on a $5,000 secured bond in the Martinsville City Jail....
| Apr 11, 2013
| 12:19 PM
College students took a break from studying and starting digging today in Danville.
It's known as the Day to Engage where students from Averett University, Danville Community College and Piedmont Community College help spruce up the community....
| Apr 10, 2013
| 9:56 AM
If a farmer's tractor is broken or an engine needs rebuilding, can you help repair it?
That's two of several timed tasks students were given Wednesday in Pittsylvania County for the Southside Future Farmers of America Career Development Rally at the...