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IWCS recognized for excellence in workers’ compensation

Isle of Wight County Schools received recognition at the Virginia School Boards Association’s annual convention in November for ...

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IWCS largely spared statewide enrollment decline

Isle of Wight County Schools is down only 11 students from its pre-pandemic division-wide enrollment. According to data ...

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Hearing set for historical society lease

Isle of Wight’s Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing Dec. 9 on a proposed lease agreement ...

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Health department urges flu vaccine

With the 2021-22 flu season officially under way, the Virginia Department of Health encourages all people in Virginia ...

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Fifth Circuit drug court relaunches

The vast majority of cases coming through the Fifth Judicial Circuit court involve drugs, according to an estimate ...

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Behind the walls of Bacon’s Castle

Panel discusses symbolism behind ritual concealment When Preservation Virginia, the privately-funded statewide organization that now owns Bacon’s Castle, ...

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Vaccine clinics planned this week

Isle of Wight County and the Western Tidewater Health District have announced two COVID-19 vaccine clinics for those ...

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Overturned truck results in fatality, hazmat spill

An overturned propane truck in Isle of Wight County has resulted in a fatality and a hazardous materials ...

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Carrollton man arrested on child porn charges

A Carrollton man has been charged with possessing child pornography. Investigators with the Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s ...

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Isle of Wight seeks input on disaster preparedness program

Isle of Wight County is seeking community input on whether to establish a local Community Emergency Response Team. ...

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Power restored in Founder’s Pointe

Power appears to have been restored to roughly 100 homes in the Founder’s Pointe housing development that reported ...

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Tidings of comfort

Trinity UMC to host Christmas service for the grieving The Christmas season, which traditionally spans the day after ...

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IW: no more private roads

County amends Ches. Bay ordinance, tables zoning changes Isle of Wight County will no longer allow the creation ...

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IW seeks to exclude witnesses in stormwater lawsuit

Isle of Wight County has filed a motion in federal court to exclude the testimony of all five ...

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Wilson puts on a show

By Barbara Boxleitner Equestrian Grace Wilson has been putting on a show this season. A four-year starter for ...

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Surry County Historical Society plans events

The Surry County Historical Society has had a busy fall schedule with research requests, book sales, interesting programs, ...

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Christian Outreach reprises Angel Tree project

The Isle of Wight Christian Outreach Program has reprised its Senior Angel Tree project for the 2021 holiday ...

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Demolition, replacement of town center roof underway

Windsor Town Manager William Saunders updated the Town Council on Nov. 9 about continuing capital projects and noted ...

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Players named to academic teams

Smithfield Packers Youth Sports announced its academic teams recently. Academic First Team: Maddox Hargrave, Elijah Judkins, Alice Kelly, ...

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Surry promotes small businesses

In an effort to support local small businesses, Surry County Economic Development Department is enticing shoppers to support ...