These are the news articles for the selected month.
April 27, 2009The 15th season of the TGIF Concert Series kicked off Friday night to warm weather and hundreds of people of all ages gathering uptown.
April 23, 2009Education, design and cooperation, along with regulations, are needed to protect natural resources.
April 23, 2009The Virginia Museum of Natural History honored businesses, groups and individuals at the 22nd annual Thomas Jefferson Awards on Wednesday.
April 19, 2009More than 90 runners get off to a fast start at the Earth Day 5k on Saturday morning near the former Druid Hills Elementary School. Erica Wingo was the top female finisher while Martinsville High School student Teryn Martin was the fastest in the men's competition. The race was sponsored by Henry County Parks and Recreation, Martinsville Leisure Services, Activate Martinsville-Henry County, the YMCA and the Virginia Museum of Natural History.
April 12, 2009The Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corp. (EDC) expects less local funding in the new fiscal year that starts July 1.
April 10, 2009An area lawmaker was commended Thursday for supporting a proposed expansion of unemployment benefits despite overwhelming opposition from his party that defeated the legislation.
April 10, 2009Gov. Tim Kaine on Thursday vowed to put federal stimulus money to work for Henry County and Martinsville.
April 9, 2009
Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine spoke out Thursday morning in Martinsville against the "unfortunate vote" Tuesday in the House of Delegates.