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Editorial

Vaccination count lagging

We reported in last week’s edition about special efforts by the Western Tidewater Health District to reach the people who have not yet been vaccinated ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:16 pm

In The Short Rows

Five years after fire, a Surry staple’s sad conclusion

Fire has shaped and reshaped human history. From the time early man learned to use it to improve his life, fire has been a means ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:12 pm

Obituaries

Peggy Williams Holland

Peggy Williams Holland, 75, of Smithfield, passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021. Mrs. Holland was the daughter of the late Aulick Burke Williams and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:08 pm

Obituaries

Charles Augustus Pittman

Charles Augustus Pittman, 87, of Elberon, passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021. He was the son of the late Charlie Junis Pittman and Mary ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:08 pm

Obituaries

Jesse Andrew McGrath

Jesse Andrew McGrath, 18, of Carrollton, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021. He was deeply loved by his parents, Steven and Karen McGrath. Jesse ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 12:30 pm

Obituaries

Eleanore Dashiell

A funeral mass for Eleanore “Ellie” Dashiell will be held at Good Shepherd Catholic Church at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 24. A graveside service will ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 6:05 pm

Obituaries

Joan Alva Kennedy Martin

Joan Alva Kennedy Martin, 84, of Smithfield passed away on June 10, 2021, due to health complications. Born in Troy, N.Y., to John and Lila ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 6:04 pm

Obituaries

Cecil Bailey Peade

Cecil Bailey Peade, 79, of Prince George, passed away on Friday, July 9, 2021. He is the son of the late John Tennie and Ida ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 6:03 pm

News

Happy 119th Birthday Ham

The World’s Oldest Ham celebrated its 119th birthday last weekend. The fun started with a sleepover party with roughly 20 of the ham’s closest friends ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 6:02 pm

In The Short Rows

Hoping Americans ‘do the right thing,’ as Churchill said we would

As Independence Day approached two weeks ago, a county resident whose love for this country is unimpeachable sadly predicted that the Republic as we know ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 5:51 pm

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