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Second bill proposing to override local short-term rental bans advances

The General Assembly has advanced a second bill that would restrict localities’ authority to restrict certain types of ...

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Stormwater lawsuit against Isle of Wight County dismissed, appealed

A federal judge, in late November, dismissed a deceased Carrollton man’s lawsuit against Isle of Wight County over ...

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More money needed for ‘460 Commerce Center’ road

Isle of Wight County’s Economic Development Department expects to need more money from county supervisors to fund a ...

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Weldon Cooper projects 7% growth in Surry enrollment through 2029

The University of Virginia’s Weldon Cooper Center is projecting a 7% uptick in enrollment for Surry County Public ...

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Trial postponed for ex-School Board member’s lawsuit against prosecutor, sheriff’s deputy

A federal judge has postponed the trial date for ex-Isle of Wight County School Board member Michael Vines’ ...

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Controlled burn planned Feb. 22 at Windsor Castle Park longleaf pine forest

Smithfield residents who see smoke coming from Windsor Castle Park on Thursday needn’t worry. The Virginia chapter of ...

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County renews boil water notice for Days Point residents

Residents of Isle of Wight County’s Days Point community have been under a boil water notice for nearly ...

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A cello concert at Westside

Avery Shay, a concert cellist from Norfolk, recently performed for Westside Elementary students. The live performance sparked students’ ...

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IW car tax rate stays at $4.50 per $100

Isle of Wight County will keep its car tax rate at $4.50 per $100 in assessed value for ...

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Daikon radishes are an option for Virginia gardens

By Mark Carroll Contributing writer Daikon radishes (Raphanus sativus longipinnatus) can be a great addition to home gardens ...

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