Blackstone’s “new” Town Council that took office in July has been presented a list of proposed goals to adopt for 2019.

Heavy snow Sunday reminded Santa Claus of the North Pole during a surprise, unscheduled visit to Blackstone’s Town Square. Photo was taken at 1:00 p.m.

Virginia State Police and Nottoway County authorities say a “person of interest” has emerged in last week’s shooting death of 82-year-old Leslie Crews, whose body was discovered inside his home las


The Nottoway Cougar Wrestling team began its 2018-2019 slate by dominating the 13-team Inaugural Lake Country Classic hosted by Bluestone High School this past Saturday.

Nottoway High School’s varsity football team finished its season Friday night with a 5-6 record.

Six-year-old Riley Coates of Wilsons wanted to go deer hunting and spend quality time with her Daddy, Brian Coates.

Columns & Opinions

Virginia’s economy has been at the top of news headlines in recent weeks.


Our President and Congress are at an impasse over how to handle immigration.

Special occasions and notable milestones in the lives of our children prompt most of us to provide gifts as part of the celebration and as a token of our affection.

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