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Isle of Wight County Fair again turns a profit

The Isle of Wight County Fair has turned a profit for the second year in a row. According ...


Del. Brewer proposes allowing concealed carry in Capitol Square

Del. Emily Brewer, R-Isle of Wight, has proposed legislation that would allow concealed-carry permit holders to bring firearms ...


In the Christmas spirit

Weekend rainfall didn’t stop all of the “Christmas in Downtown Smithfield” activities. Carolers of Joy entertaining along Wharf ...


Over 600 homes still planned for smaller ‘Sweetgrass’ development

A Northern Virginia developer has slightly scaled back plans for a new community just outside the town limits ...


Surry planners OK converting clubhouse to restaurant

Surry County resident Darrell Boothe is proposing to repurpose the old Blackwater Sportsman Club near Dendron into a ...

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Smithfield, Surry extend tax deadlines

The town of Smithfield and Surry County have each extended the deadline for paying real estate and personal ...

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Replacing Westside No. 1 priority under revised five-year plan

Replacing the 1960s-era Westside Elementary would become Isle of Wight County Schools’ No. 1 priority under a revised ...


Murder suspect surrenders in Surry

A man wanted on first-degree murder charges in connection with a triple shooting turned himself in to the ...

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IWA standouts emerge in fall athletics

By James J. Lidington Isle of Wight Academy   When Isle of Wight Academy began this varsity football ...


Surry agrees to pay Isle of Wight $1,000 per EMS call

From this month forward, Surry County will pay Isle of Wight County $1,000 every time Surry asks Isle ...

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