Latest News


Insurance with a side of bagels

Danny Hughes has proposed opening a bagel shop in Suite B of his Hughes Agency insurance office on ...


Marine Resources Commission OKs biogas pipeline

The Virginia Marine Resources Commission has unanimously approved a proposed 65-mile biogas pipeline network that would cross the ...


Surry launches trip planning app for visitors 

Planning a fun day in Surry County just got easier as the county’s tourism office announced the unveiling ...


Surry baseball players named all-state 

Surry County High School senior outfielder Conelius Drew has earned first-team all-state honors. Drew was one of three ...

ethan swartz


Defying the odds

Ethan Swartz hasn’t let a rare brain condition slow him down   When Heidi Swartz gave birth to ...

surry government center


Surry adopts $42M budget, 72-cent real estate tax

Eight days ahead of a looming June 30 deadline, Surry County supervisors adopted a $42.2 million 2022-23 budget, ...


Filing deadline elapses for Town Council, School Board candidates

Five candidates are seeking four available seats on Smithfield’s Town Council. According to the Isle of Wight County ...



Three days of fireworks leading up to July 4

Local Independence Day festivities will begin next Friday and continue through the three-day weekend. The celebration begins July ...

michael vines


Vines recall petition dismissed — again

Circuit Court Judge Carl Eason on June 22 dismissed Windsor resident Lewis Edmonds’ latest petition to recall Isle ...

stormwater pipe


Judge: Witnesses still excluded from stormwater lawsuit

U.S. Magistrate Judge Lawrence Leonard on June 9 issued an order upholding his prior decision to exclude four ...

|Older >