A single-vehicle crash took place on U.S. Route 29 South in Hurt on Wednesday evening. Trooper Draper of the Virginia State Police was investigating the accident. He reported, “A woman was dri… Read more

breaking

The VHSL Executive Committee during its May meeting today voted (31-0-1) to cancel all spring sports and activities for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19.

Dean Hubbard's quarter of a century tenure as athletic director at Altavista Combined School is coming to an end with the announcement of his retirement. He has served for 35 years in Campbell…

CHESTERFIELD -- In just its second year as a team, the Altavista High School varsity swim team took 12 swimmers to the state championships, earned seven all-region swimming honors, and boasted…

The WuFlu has been a godsend for the left. And I’m not talking about the startling discovery that 95 percent of the U.S. is willing to be confined to quarters solely on the basis of a computer model whose numbers are undergoing constant revision to repair past mistakes.

special report

From time to time in the life of every town there are some challenging questions that do not necessarily have cut-and-dried answers.  Hurt is facing a couple of those, one of which appears likely to be dealt with over the next week while the other looks to take at least a few months. 

Timothy “Tim” Marshall Hall, age 68 of Hurt died Monday, June …

Roger Keith West, age 78 of Lynch Station died Friday, May 29,…