Jen Jaqua, Author at Smithfield Times

Obituaries

Angela Burdetta Edwards

God, in His infinite wisdom, dispatched an angel to claim His own, Angela Burdetta Edwards, peacefully on Monday, Aug. 23, 2021, at Bridgepoint Hospital in ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, August 31, 2021 6:26 pm

Letters To The Editor

Oppose developers, unbridled growth

Editor, The Smithfield Times: Last year, a longtime York County developer proposed a clustered, high-density community on land zoned for much lower residential single-family homes ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, April 27, 2021 7:02 pm

News

Mental Health Matters: Teenagers persevere in the pandemic

By Akilah Frye Intern The pandemic has taken a toll on the worldwide economy and health, but one thing that has gone mostly overlooked is ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 5:48 pm

News

Zoo-Nye Closet opens its doors

Felicia Pennell knows what it’s like to fall through the cracks. Over the past 17 years, the single mother says she’s earned just $3 to ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, April 6, 2021 6:59 pm

News

Attorney general seeks USPS feedback

Attorney General Mark Herring is asking Virginia residents and businesses to share their experiences related to recent changes the Trump Administration has made to U.S. ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, September 8, 2020 5:23 pm

Obituaries

Mack Leslie Walls

Mack Leslie Walls, 69, died on Wednesday, Aug. 26. He was a beloved husband, father, grandpa (MackDaddy), brother, uncle and friend. He died doing what ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:53 pm