| Apr 10, 2012
| 3:33 AM
As of early Tuesday morning, Danville police are looking for what might be a small child running around alone.
They say two drivers and an officer saw what they think was a child running behind the businesses on Piney Forest Road near Ash Street....
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:16 AM
A Danville man is dead after a motorcycle crash Monday night. The crash happened at 6:05 p.m. in Pittsylvania County, according to State Police.
Earl Jerome Wilson Junior was driving on Sugar Tree Church Road, also known as Route 851, just east of Route...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 12:44 PM
It's slogan sounded promising, 'Teaching Tomorrow's Health Care Professionals Today".
Now its doors are closed and there's no sign of teachers. Students paid hundreds, in some cases thousands of dollars up front.
Classes were supposed to start in...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 9:33 AM
A construction project in Pittsylvania County may have unearthed a Native American grave site.
The county sheriff's office says a construction crew working at the site of a power station near Hurt made the discovery Wednesday. The crew contacted the...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 1:29 AM
A construction site in Pittsylvania County where workers found human remains has been turned over to the state archaeologist.
Dominion Power spokesman Dan Genest says the workers were digging an exploratory trench at the Pittsylvania Power Station in...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 11:29 AM
It's called an epidemic in Pittsylvania County.
"I've been here 20 years now and it was very rare 20 years ago," said Paulette Dean, director of the Danville Area Humane Society. "It's a great concern for shelters because we take in strays and you do...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Like many small businesses, it's been a rough economic ride for Tom and Anne Raab's furniture and appliance store in South Boston.
Even so, they don't support the prospect of uranium mining in this region.
The store's been open nearly 80 years.
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:56 PM
The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors is back to square one on making a decision over whether the state should lift the ban on uranium mining.
Last week the board voted to examine a resolution in favor of keeping the ban.
| Oct 13, 2012
| 12:13 PM
The Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death in town of Hurt.
Deputies received a call Tuesday morning about a dead body in the 300 block of School Road. The death is still under investigation, they are waiting for autopsy results to...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 1:50 AM
A North Carolina mayor is urging the Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors to take a stance against uranium mining.
The board shot down a resolution against lifting the 30 year ban at a meeting earlier this month.
Mayor Tommy Robertson of...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:36 AM
A 16-year-old Danville teenager died Wednesday morning in a single-vehicle crash in Pittsylvania County.
The accident happened around 6 a.m. in the 1200 block of Ridgecrest Road.
Investigators say 16-year-old Parker Jay Michael Armstrong was driving...