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COVID-19

No-fuss vaccinations

Health Department administers shots to 1,000 people SUFFOLK East End Baptist Church in Suffolk was the site of a mass COVID-19 vaccination event on Feb. ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, February 11, 2021 5:20 pm

Lifestyles

Mary Blythe’s ‘quiet strength’ keeps her going at 100

FRANKLIN The family of Mary Blythe of Village at Woods Edge came to pay homage to their matriarch on Saturday. What made this visit extra ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Tuesday, February 9, 2021 5:35 pm

COVID-19

Vaccination appointments fill quickly

Residents frustrated by process FRANKLIN Will Drewery, emergency manager for the Western Tidewater Health District, feels the pain that many regional residents have been experiencing ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, February 4, 2021 5:00 pm

Business

Belk to restructure through Chapter 11

FRANKLIN The Belk stores in Franklin, Suffolk and Williamsburg will remain open as the popular department store chain undergoes financial restructuring through Chapter 11 of ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, February 4, 2021 12:19 pm

Schools

FCPS names alumnus for January: Dr. Antwan Hatch

FRANKLIN The January Franklin City Public Schools Alumnus of the Month is Dr. Antwan Hatch. A proud member of the football team and Bronco Band, ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Wednesday, February 3, 2021 8:22 pm

News

Board decides on road name

COURTLAND Signpost Road is the new name voted on by the Southampton County Board of Supervisors. The unanimous decision took place on Jan. 26 following ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Wednesday, February 3, 2021 11:13 am

Isle of Wight County

Windsor man documents military presence in D.C.

Bryan Myhr serves in Virginia Air National Guard WASHINGTON, D.C. Staff Sgt. Bryan Myhr of Windsor has been employing his photography skills for the past ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Friday, January 29, 2021 12:16 pm

News

Western Tidewater gets first major snowfall of 2021

COURTLAND On Thursday morning, Western Tidewater and the Greater Hampton Roads region experienced its first major snowfall of 2021. The National Weather Service in Wakefield ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, January 28, 2021 6:27 pm

COVID-19

East Pavilion residents getting protection

FRANKLIN The majority of residents in East Pavilion at Bon Secours Southampton Medical Center have received the first of two Pfizer vaccinations against COVID-19. Pharmacists ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Friday, January 22, 2021 6:02 pm

Franklin

Children, adults change the narrative

Group seeks to unify community in positive ways FRANKLIN On Saturday morning at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Franklin, 11 children were ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 8:28 am

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