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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

2 days ago by Stephen Cowles.

Windsor solar farm approved — again

WINDSOR Isle of Wight County’s Board of Supervisors once again on Jan. 21 gave its approval for an 85-megawatt solar farm just outside the town ... Read more

3 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

WTHD to move to Phase 1B

The Western Tidewater Health District announced Wednesday that next week it will move into Phase 1B of its COVID-19 vaccination campaign. Based on the Virginia ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Grice, Rosie to lead IW supervisors

ISLE OF WIGHT Isle of Wight County’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Jan. 7 to name Dick Grice of Smithfield as its chairman for 2021 ... Read more

4 days ago by Stephen Faleski.

Foodbank establishes Western Tidewater branch

FRANKLIN Nearly 22,000 people in Western Tidewater have food insecurity issues, and the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore wants to help. To ... Read more

5 days ago by Jimmy LaRoue.

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

5 days ago by Stephen Cowles.

Personal property tax forms won’t be mailed this year

COURTLAND Southampton County Commissioner of Revenue Amy B. Carr wants residents to be aware that personal property tax forms won’t be mailed this year. In ... Read more

6 days ago by Stephen Cowles.

Fire destroys Clay Street house

Tenant’s four animals perished FRANKLIN A fire that ruined a house in the 600 block of Clay Street early Saturday morning destroyed not only the ... Read more

1 week ago by Stephen Cowles.

Franklin schools to stay virtual nine more weeks

FRANKLIN In response to rising COVID-19 diagnoses in Franklin, the city’s School Board voted unanimously Jan. 14 to keep instruction virtual for all grade levels ... Read more

1 week ago by Stephen Faleski.

Southampton man, woman charged with sexual assault

COURTLAND A Capron man and Newsoms woman have each been charged with felonious sexual assault, which allegedly took place against another woman on Dec. 30, ... Read more

1 week ago by Stephen Cowles.

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