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Stephen Faleski, Author at Smithfield Times

Isle of Wight County

IWCS to allow parents to monitor library checkouts

In response to backlash from parents over Smithfield High School’s “Read Woke” challenge, Isle of Wight County Schools plans to allow parents remote access to ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Friday, October 22, 2021 3:39 pm

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State recommends denial of Isle of Wight hospital

A Virginia Department of Health staff report recommends Riverside Health System’s proposed 50-bed Isle of Wight County hospital be denied a state certificate of public ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 12:19 pm

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Surry to fund law clerk

Surry County will begin contributing $5,600 per year to fund a law clerk in the Sixth Judicial Circuit per an Oct. 7 vote of the ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 5:12 pm

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Surry approves contracts for planning, economic development

Surry County’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on Oct. 7 to approve one-year contracts with four separate firms that will provide planning and economic development ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 5:12 pm

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Cypress Creek development to grow

Smithfield’s Planning Commission voted unanimously with two absent on Oct. 12 to approve a final plat application for 46 suburban residential cluster-zoned properties in Phase ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 5:09 pm

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Carr withdraws from Carrsville District School Board race

Chairwoman Jackie Carr announced at the conclusion of the Isle of Wight County School Board’s Oct. 14 meeting that she would be withdrawing her candidacy ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Friday, October 15, 2021 2:40 pm

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Julia Perkins resigns

Julia Perkins has resigned from Isle of Wight County’s School Board. School Board Chairwoman Jackie Carr read Perkins’ resignation letter into the record of the ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Thursday, October 14, 2021 10:46 pm

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Proposed hospital draws wide support

A Virginia Department of Health public hearing on Oct. 13 drew near-unanimous support for Riverside Health System’s proposed 50-bed Isle of Wight County hospital. The ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Thursday, October 14, 2021 3:13 pm

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Superintendent alleges death threats over equity

Superintendent Dr. Jim Thornton says he’s received four death threats from opponents of Isle of Wight County Schools’ equity and inclusion initiatives. Thornton made the ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 5:32 pm

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Planners approve duplexes

Smithfield’s Planning Commission voted 4-1 with two absent on Oct. 12 in favor of allowing former Smithfield Foods Chairman Joseph W. Luter III to construct ... Read more

by Stephen Faleski, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 8:10 pm

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