| Jan 7, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Uranium mining is one of the most important and contentious issues Virginia lawmakers will tackle during the upcoming session of the General Assembly.
The opening round of the battle played out Monday in Richmond. Supporters of the plan to develop a...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 6:20 AM
A Collinsville man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a single-vehicle accident in Henry County.
Buddy Tuttle was driving on Route 220 North just south of Route 657 when his pick-up truck ran off the road. The truck hit a sign and then went into a ditch....
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Virginia's newest United States senator says he's ready to tackle this year's controversial legislation on gun control and continuing debates on the fiscal cliff.
On Monday Tim Kaine made his first stop as a U.S. senator to Southern Virginia....
| Dec 25, 2012
| 3:53 AM
The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a malicious wounding that occurred in the 800 block of Commonwealth Boulevard Martinsville, VA. On December 24, 2012 at approximately 12:06 pm the Martinsville/Henry County Communications...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Henry County sheriff's deputies are investigating a death in the county.
Deputies say George Crum was found dead in his Martinsville home at about 7:00am Monday. The cause of death hasn't been determined yet, but an autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday....
| Nov 29, 2012
| 6:54 PM
Henry County deputies are looking for a man wanted for a home invasion and robbery.
Deputies were called to a home in the 200 block of Mars Drive in Axton around 10:30 Wednesday night. The homeowner said he heard a knock on the door, and a man pushed...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident in Henry County that happened Tuesday night
Investigators say Jason Slaughter of Bassett was pushing his bicycle south along Route 673 around 9:30 p.m. when he was hit from behind by a...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:40 PM
The death of a six month old baby girl from Axton is being investigated.
Deputies were called to a home along Mountain Valley Road and found a family member giving the child CPR. She was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead....
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:01 PM
An Axton man died Thursday night after being hit by a car on Route 220 in Henry County.
According to Virginia State Police, 46-year-old Vernia Leo Hall II was walking on Route 220 North near Route 667 when he walked in front of a 2011 Chevrolet Cruz....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The ripple effects of Hurricane Sandy are still being felt in Southern Virginia. Every month a Martinsville animal shelter sends dogs to a shelter in New York.
The storm put this month's trip on pause, now the shelter is over flowing with dogs.
| Nov 26, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Deputies are investigating a double shooting in Henry County.
The shooting happened after midnight on Sunday, in the parking lot of the Econo Lodge in Collinsville. A man was found in his car, shot in the arm and chest. A second victim was taken to the...