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Pittsylvania County

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  • Pittsylvania County calf tests positive for rabies

    Pittsylvania County calf tests positive for rabies
    A calf is the most recent animal to test positive for rabies in Pittsylvania County. Several animals in the past few months have been deemed rabid. On Monday the Virginia Department of Health announced that a calf tested positive in the Climax community...
  • Historic Pittsylvania County bridge to be replaced

    Historic Pittsylvania County bridge to be replaced
    A piece of Virginia history could soon be in a junk yard. A one-lane bridge on Taylor's Mill Road in Pittsylvania County is nearly 100 years old. It was used in Orange County, Virginia near Fredricksburg then moved to Gretna in 1944. Virginia Department...
  • National Drug Takeback Day is Saturday

    National Drug Takeback Day is Saturday
    Saturday is National Prescription Drug Takeback Day, and several hometowns in our area are participating. According to the Drug Enforcement Administration, about 377,000 pounds of prescription drugs were turned in across the country during the last...
  • North Carolina woman killed in Pittsylvania County crash

    North Carolina woman killed in Pittsylvania County crash
    A North Carolina woman died in an early-morning car crash in Pittsylvania County on Friday. 53-year-old Cynthia Sutherlin Keesee of Asheboro, N.C., was driving on Route 988 just north of Route 638 when she hit a tree. Investigators believe Keesee ran...
  • Out of the barnyard and ready for show during the 64th Livestock show in Chatham

    Out of the barnyard and ready for show during the 64th Livestock show in Chatham
    School projects normally involve scissors and glue. But for young people in Southern Virginia one project called for major responsibility. This was part of a nearly six month project for kids and teens in Pittsylvania and Caswell Counties. Friday more...
  • Pittsylvania County woman killed in Sunday morning car crash

    Pittsylvania County woman killed in Sunday morning car crash
    A Pittsylvania County woman is dead after single vehicle crash early Sunday morning. It happened on Route 640 just before 3 a.m. near Route 662. State Police tell WDBJ7 that Pamela Edwards ran off the side of the road. When she overcorrected, her...
  • Guard rail construction begins on Route 58 in Pittsylvania County

    Guard rail construction begins on Route 58 in Pittsylvania County
    Traffic is reduced to one lane on a section of route 58 in Pittsylvania County. Three miles of the east bound traffic is blocked because crews are installing a  guard rail. Crews started this morning shifting traffic to one lane. This is the first...
  • Newly-formed uranium mining opposition group forms in Virginia

    Newly-formed uranium mining opposition group forms in Virginia
    Click here to watch live streaming of the Virginia Coal and Energy commission meeting on uranium mining. -------------------------- As the debate over uranium mining heads to the legislature, a new group has been created supporting Virginia's decades-...
  • Virginia legislative commission recommends General Assembly consider uranium mining

    Virginia legislative commission recommends General Assembly consider uranium mining
    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...
  • No-kill animal rescuers plan for shelter in Pittsylvania County

    No-kill animal rescuers plan for shelter in Pittsylvania County
    Ray Ray, a foster dog, is blind. "And Ray Ray likes to use his bowl as his cane," said Angela Honeycutt. Bianca, another dog available for adoption has a neurological condition. "She'll lose her balance and she rolls over a few times and then she'...
  • Altavista man killed in Pittsylvania County accident on Saturday night

    Altavista man killed in Pittsylvania County accident on Saturday night
    An Altavista man was killed in an accident Saturday night in Pittsylvania County. The accident happened around 9:30 p.m. on Route 668, just south of Route 924 in Pittsylvania County. Investigators say 28-year-old Lafe McCluster was driving north...