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Isle of Wight approves $36.8M cost for Hardy

Construction to begin in December   Isle of Wight County’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously with one member absent during a special called meeting Sept. ... Read more

6 hours ago by Stephen Faleski.

McCray certified a finalist for Camp presidency

Dr. Corey McCray has been certified a finalist by the State Board for Community Colleges to be the new president at Paul D. Camp Community ... Read more

12 hours ago by Staff Reports.

smithfield high school

Suspect identified in SHS social media threats

The Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office, according to its Facebook page, has identified the person they believe responsible for Tuesday’s social media threats against ... Read more

1 day ago by Stephen Faleski.

Burkes Outlet coming to Smithfield

Burkes Outlet, a clothing and home goods retailer, will open its newest store in the Smithfield Shopping Plaza shopping center on Oct. 28. Burkes will ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Region’s hospitals stretched thin in Delta wave

On any given day at any of Sentara Healthcare’s seven Hampton Roads hospitals, including at Obici in Suffolk, their capacity to handle more patients has ... Read more

2 days ago by Jimmy LaRoue.

EVMS project targets diabetes in Western Tidewater

Eastern Virginia Medical School is launching a major effort to target diabetes in Western Tidewater — a largely rural area where the disease is a ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Task force debates five redistricting maps

Isle of Wight’s 2021 redistricting task force discussed five options on Sept. 20 for redrawing the county’s voting districts based on 2020 census data. According ... Read more

2 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

Surry sheriff to oversee animal control

Animal control operations are now a function of the Surry County Sheriff’s Office. Surry’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Sept. 2 to approve a memorandum ... Read more

2 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

Surry School Board OKs coronavirus leave, stipends

Employees of Surry County Public Schools who test positive for COVID-19 and are unable to work remotely will have up to 10 days of paid ... Read more

2 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

Surry School Board approves LGBT policy

Surry County’s School Board voted unanimously on Sept. 14 to enact policy changes pertaining to LGBT students. Per state law, school boards have through the ... Read more

2 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

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