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Delta variant in Isle of Wight?

Is the delta variant to blame for Isle of Wight County’s rise in COVID-19 cases over the past month? The U.S. Centers for Disease Control ... Read more

4 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

Windsor Town Concert Series returns

The Town of Windsor Concert Series is making its return with events set for Aug. 6 and Sept. 3 at Robinson Park. The series is ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Healing Waters adds basketball courts, free WiFi

When Pastor William McCarty Sr. and eight other congregants converted the old Carrollton post office on Smiths Neck Road into Healing Waters Worship Center in ... Read more

4 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

Smeltzer stays versatile at Tusculum

By Barbara Boxleitner Special to Smithfield Times Claire Smeltzer devoted extra time to developing her softball skills. The Smithfield High School graduate’s work resulted in ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Council considers expansion of enterprise zone

Isle of Wight County Economic Development Coordinator Nicole Talton presented the Windsor Town Council with details on the county proposal to expand its existing enterprise ... Read more

4 days ago by Titus Mohler.

Isle of Wight Ruritan Club awards scholarships

The Isle of Wight Ruritan Club recently announced three recipients of its annual scholarships.  Three $1,000 awards went to three graduating seniors from Smithfield High ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Northam announces more than $11M in GO Virginia grants

Gov. Ralph Northam recently announced an allocation of more than $11.1 million in Growth and Opportunity for Virginia (GO Virginia) grants to help advance economic ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

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

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Spring Grove solar farm proposed

Hexagon Energy LLC, a Charlottesville-based producer of renewable energy, hopes to construct a 150-megawatt solar farm at the intersection of Routes 10 and 40 in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

VCU student creates “world’s oldest ham” comic

In 1902, one of P.D. Gwaltney Jr.’s Smithfield hams was overlooked and, for 20 years, hung from a rafter inside a packing house. When Gwaltney ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

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