Indians unable to avenge playoff loss

Indians unable to avenge playoff loss

In a rematch of last year’s Virginia High School League Division III first round playoff matchup, the Poquoson Islanders defeated the Southampton Indians, 42-0. The ... Read more | Add your comment

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Investigation continues into Smith Mountain Lake murders

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is still actively investigating the fatal shootings that took place the morning of Aug. 26, at the Bridgewater Plaza near ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Caregiver gets lots of prayer, support  | Add your comment
  2. April Truitt releases third album this week  | Add your comment
  3. The end of Alzheimer’s starts with you  | Add your comment

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Clinic expands dental access

By Tracy Agnew SUFFOLK People who have medical insurance but no dental insurance now can get approved for dental care at Western Tidewater Free ... Read more | Add your comment

Investigation continues into killing of TV crew

At 6:43 a.m., Wednesday, the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call concerning shots fired at the Bridgewater Plaza near Smith Mountain Lake. A ... Read more | Add your comment

Franklin Police updates communications division

At Monday’s city council meeting, Franklin Police Chief Phil Hardison and Communications Manager Bruce Edwards presented an update on the efforts, successes and remaining challenges ... Read more | Add your comment

County contemplating pedestrian, bike path

Seeing that both the City of Franklin and Isle of Wight County have plans for a pedestrian and bike trail in place, Dale Stith of ... Read more | Add your comment

Newsoms unable to obtain grant

Southampton County and the town of Newsoms were unsuccessful in obtaining a community improvement grant, county administrator Michael W. Johnson announced at Monday evening’s board ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Courtland Rescue to purchase third ambulance  | Add your comment
  2. Franklin schools share accomplishments with community  | Add your comment
  3. PDCCC enrollment up  | Add your comment
  4. FCPS Convocation was electric this year  | Add your comment
  5. Arrest made on a four-year-old case  | Add your comment
  6. Second burglar identified, arrested  | Add your comment
  7. Traffic stop leads to drugs, weapons charges  | Add your comment
  8. Math program offered to Franklin schools  | Add your comment
  9. Newsoms native leads charge to help Rwandans  | Add your comment
  10. Franklin students exceed in Upward Bound  | Add your comment
  11. Suffolk police officer arrested following assault  | Add your comment
  12. Franklin Cooperative Ministries in need of volunteers, donations  | Add your comment
  13. Summer Enrichment Program concludes  | Add your comment
  14. Franklin schools establishes new partnership  | Add your comment
  15. Tidewater News welcomes new advertising executive  | Add your comment
  16. New health center funded for Franklin  | Add your comment
  17. Franklin schools welcome new staff for new year  | Add your comment
  18. PDCCC graduates first class of Certified Production Technicians  | Add your comment
  19. Sheriff makes arrest in fraud investigation  | Add your comment
  20. VDOT gives Route 460 Project update  | Add your comment
  21. Franklin High welcomes new principal  | Add your comment
  22. Workshop for local officials can be rescheduled  | Add your comment
  23. Hampton fugitive arrested in Newsoms  | Add your comment
  24. Tennis in season at country club  | Add your comment
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    Indians unable to avenge playoff loss

    Indians unable to avenge playoff loss

    In a rematch of last year’s Virginia High School League Division III first round playoff matchup, the Poquoson Islanders defeated the Southampton Indians, 42-0. The ... Read more | Add your comment

    1. A new vibe around Franklin volleyball program  | Add your comment
    2. Local man achieves rare golf feat, again  | Add your comment
    3. Newsoms 16U wins the 2015 county title  | Add your comment


    Riverkeeper report: New terror cruises rivers

    Riverkeeper report: New terror cruises rivers

    Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 23rd through the 25th on the Nottoway above and below Delaware. The water was 81 degrees, low, slow, ... Read more | Add your comment


    David Price celebrates 50 years in tax accounting by continuing to work

    Earlier this season, David Price celebrated the 50th year of his life’s work in business. But achieving that marker hasn’t inspired him to even think ... Read more | Add your comment

    1. Begin your entrepreneurial journey with one step  | Add your comment
    2. New tourism brand launched  | Add your comment


    Farmers, researchers study test crops at TAREC

    Farmers, researchers study test crops at TAREC

    Meeting recently at the Tidewater Agricultural Research and Extension Center, farmers and agronomists in Western Tidewater and even North Carolina recently came to learn of ... Read more | Add your comment

    1. Bollworm treatments may be needed in Virginia cotton  | Add your comment
    2. Courtland man has success with melons, pumpkins  | Add your comment

    Our View

    Are you ready for some football?

    One of our favorite times of the year is upon us, the dawning of a new football season. While high school football coverage causes us ... Read more | Add your comment


    Our problem is hate

    There is little in the news anymore that surprises, let alone stuns me. The morning and ... Read more | Add your comment

    Letters to the Editor

    Former officer commends sheriff

    After 30 years in police work, I retired this past December. I am honored to have served my final post as Captain of Investigations on ... Read more | Add your comment


    Silver Dollar City calls

    An entertainment section of our local (Dallas) newspaper carries a story about an amusement park called Silver Dollar City. It’s located close by Branson, Missouri; ... Read more | Add your comment