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Staff Reports, Author at Smithfield Times

In The Short Rows

Social media should be legally responsible for their content

The Newseum in Washington, which closed at the end of 2019, celebrated the First Amendment in numerous ways, including displays of quotes pertinent to free ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:27 pm

Editorial

Big problems come from smallest litter

Tossing cigarette butts as if nature were your ashtray is disgusting, lazy and selfish — and there are no “buts” about that. Cigarette butts may ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:22 pm

News

SHS Rifle Team successful despite COVID-19

The Smithfield High School AJROTC Rifle Team wrapped up its season recently with its final competition of the year. The results from this year’s 10 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:21 pm

Sports

Chargers upset Fuqua

By James J. Lidington Isle of Wight Academy Isle of Wight Academy held off a seventh-inning upset bid by Fuqua School to claim a 12-11 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:20 pm

News

Newberry graduates from UNC Wilmington

Ashlyn Paige Newberry, a 2017 graduate of Smithfield High School, earned two degrees from the University of North Carolina Wilmington on May 7. Newberry, the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:19 pm

Sports

Hedgepeth named All-ODAC

After its best season in a decade, the EMU Royals field hockey team had two standout players selected to the All-ODAC Second Team: Skylar Hedgepeth, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:19 pm

Obituaries

Russell Brue Hines

Russell Brue Hines, born September 17, 1986, passed away unexpectedly on May 2, 2021.  Born and raised in Surry, Virginia, Russell enjoyed everything involving family ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 4:16 pm

News

Pursuit of vehicle stolen from IW ends in crash

A pursuit by the Southampton County Sheriff’s Office ended in a crash and a slew of charges for a suspect on Thursday. The Southampton County ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, May 7, 2021 11:50 am

Obituaries

Patricia Jane Hoffner Fabel

Patricia Jane Hoffner Fabel, 85, of Smithfield, passed away on Sunday, May 2, 2021. She was the daughter of the late Asa Hoffner and Minnie ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 5:29 pm

News

Grace Street work to continue through Sept.

Residents of Grace Street and its connectors can expect several more months of dodging traffic cones as Smithfield continues its replacement of the road’s water ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 3:22 pm

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