A former Blackstone area resident shook hands Thursday in Texas with President Donald Trump near this nation’s border with Mexico.

Town electrical lineman Jason Stokes was among those working long, cold hours Sunday and Monday restoring power after Winter Storm Gia coated trees and power lines with ice and left many here in

Nottoway County’s newest representative in Washington, Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger (D-7th), was sworn-in Thursday and joined by husband, Adam, their three daughters, and other family member


A Nottoway High School wrestler recently surpassed the 100-win mark for his career as a Cougar.

Nottoway varsity softball catcher Dallas Basinger signed her letter of commitment Friday with the University of Lynchburg Hornets.

A Nottoway High School senior will continue her already-stellar softball career at the University of Lynchburg.

Columns & Opinions

The opening gavel has sounded at the 2019 General Assembly session.

This year will be a short session (46 days).

Happy New Year! I am always excited by a new year because it brings new opportunities.




Gov. Ralph Northam released his proposed budget amendments to the public officially a week before Christmas.

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