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Smithfield VFD buys new fire trucks

County and Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department officials signed a contract on April 9 for the purchase of two new trucks April 9. One will replace ... Read more

3 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

Severe thunderstorm warning in effect through 5:30

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Smithfield, northern Isle of Wight County and central Suffolk. The agency warns a storm ... Read more

1 week ago by Stephen Faleski.

No visiting team for SHS football game

A student on Jamestown High School’s football team — which was to play Smithfield High tonight at 7 p.m. — has tested positive for COVID-19. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

SHS seniors allowed to attend final football game

Up to 100 Smithfield High School seniors will have the opportunity to attend the final home game of the football season April 2. Statewide COVID-19 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

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Smithfield man severely injured in March 14 crash

A single-vehicle crash on Old Stage Highway near the Rushmere Food Mart on March 14 resulted in the driver being airlifted to Sentara Norfolk General ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

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Gimme Shelter gets stay of eviction

Smithfield businessman Mark Hall has a plan to save Main Street’s last remaining intact early 1900s canopy gas station — one which will allow Gimme ... Read more

1 month ago by Stephen Faleski.

Route 10 closed due to accident

All eastbound and westbound lanes of Route 10 in Isle of Wight County are closed due to a two-vehicle accident. According to Sgt. Michelle Anaya, ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Two Berry Hill Road accidents result in injuries

The Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department responded to two accidents on Berry Hill Road the morning of March 4, one around 5 a.m. near the road’s ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Woman dies after Monday crash

A woman died as a result of injuries suffered in a vehicle accident in Smithfield on Feb. 22, Virginia State Police said late Sunday. Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

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Fire destroys Bowling Green Road house

Officials with Smithfield’s and Carrollton’s volunteer fire departments are calling a single-story house on Bowling Green Road a total loss following a fire that occurred ... Read more

2 months ago by Stephen Faleski.

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