Stevie Yancey of Blackstone was among 29 graduates receiving diplomas Friday evening at Kenston Forest School. The son of Steve and the late Sadie Yancey will attend Virginia Tech next Fall.
A hotel, restaurant, and retail development on Rt. 40 east of Blackstone is expected to provide employment opportunities for area residents.
Last Tuesday afternoon’s meeting between the Board of Supervisors and Blackstone Town Council was kinda like a friendly card game. Everyone was holding a pretty good hand.
If you live in Blackstone, you could be paying 15.5% more in real estate taxes later this year.
Commonwealth’s Attorney Terry Royall says she won’t prosecute any cases involving charges filed by Nottoway County’s new animal control officer.