SoCo deputy, former Village employee arrested [Update]

SoCo deputy, former Village employee arrested [Update]

A Southampton County Sheriff's Office deputy and a former employee of The Village at Woods Edge were arrested by the U.S. Marshals service on Thursday ... Read more | Add your comment

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Two seats on Southampton school board up for grabs

The Southampton County School Board Selection Commission will host a public hearing on Tuesday, June 9, in regard to the current terms for both the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Wesley Hadsell indicted for obstruction of justice  | Add your comment
  2. PDCCC celebrates 44th Commencement  | Add your comment
  3. Southampton releases 2015-16 school calendar  | Add your comment

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School Board praises Southampton students

There were several additional acknowledgments during Monday evening’s Southampton School Board meeting, a practice that has occurred at every board meeting since Dr. Alvera J. ... Read more | Add your comment

Man charged after bus crash

Suffolk Police have charged a North Carolina man in connection with a Friday morning accident in Suffolk that involved an Isle of Wight County Public ... Read more | Add your comment

Hit-and-run suspect in Windsor ID’d

Hit-and-run suspect in Windsor ID’d

A Newport News man charged with a hit and run on Monday in the Windsor area has been identified as Joel Donte Futrell. Sgt. Michelle ... Read more | Add your comment

Franklin man arrested for domestic assault, brandishing gun

A Franklin man was arrested on Sunday in the 1600 block of Dorchester Street in connection with brandishing a firearm during a domestic situation, said ... Read more | Add your comment

Singer of ‘God Made Girls’ to headline Franklin-Southampton Fair

The Franklin-Southampton County Fair Board of Directors is pleased to announce the Main Stage Entertainment Line-up for the 35th annual event, which will be headlined ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. No new taxes planned in Windsor budget  | Add your comment
  2. Southampton County Schools finalize summer school plans  | Add your comment
  3. Franklin High School students are Champions Together  | Add your comment
  4. Hayden project ready for visitors  | Add your comment
  5. ‘It’s Alive!’ FHS troupe to present ‘Frankenstein’  | Add your comment
  6. South Quay Bridge reopens  | Add your comment
  7. Founders Day this Saturday  | Add your comment
  8. Southampton High student steals show at school board meeting  | Add your comment
  9. Trucks, tractors will put on a show  | Add your comment
  10. Franklin Council honors police, hospital  | Add your comment
  11. Emporia man charged with animal cruelty  | Add your comment
  12. Courtland fire dept. saves unoccupied home  | Add your comment
  13. Boats collided; husband & wife killed  | Add your comment
  14. Alcohol leads to stabbing, arrest  | Add your comment
  15. Two confirmed dead in boating accident  | Add your comment
  16. Franklin residents to get electric bill relief  | Add your comment
  17. Genieve Shelter expands  | Add your comment
  18. Decision reached to hold 2015 NC Watermelon Fest  | Add your comment
  19. County seniors attend TRIAD conference  | Add your comment
  20. Take advantage of spring cleanup campaign  | Add your comment
  21. Funding denied: Council wants to see schools better manage budget  | Add your comment
  22. Bridge lights will not cost County  | Add your comment
  23. Franklin warns of scam calls  | Add your comment
  24. The Farmville Herald is sold to Boone Newspapers  | Add your comment
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    Franklin High School Track & Field Meet results

    Franklin High School Track & Field Meet results

    On May 6, the Franklin High School track team competed in the Sussex County Track and Field Meet. Read more | Add your comment

    1. Windsor footballers extend winning streak on Senior Night  | Add your comment
    2. Lady Bronco’s Netters lose last match of season  | Add your comment
    3. Windsor native earns contract with NFL’s Baltimore Ravens  | Add your comment


    Riverkeeper report: Nuclear bomb dropped near Route 189

    Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 13th through the 15th on the Blackwater below Franklin. The water was 73 degrees and kinda muddy looking. ... Read more | Add your comment


    Weaving together unique gift baskets

    Weaving together unique gift baskets

    Unique Unlimited Inc. is a business inspiration that’s been more than 30 years in the making. Read more | Add your comment

    1. Franklin Incubator celebrates anniversary with open house  | Add your comment
    2. ‘Time is what we want most, but what we use worst’  | Add your comment


    Participation sought in weed management survey

    Dr. Michael Flessner, extension weed science specialist at Virginia Tech, is conducting a survey related to weed management issues in Virginia, according to Austin Brown, ... Read more | Add your comment

    1. USDA extends ARC, PLC deadlines  | Add your comment
    2. Many factors to consider when growing pumpkins  | Add your comment

    Our View

    The view from the top

    In the world of high school athletics, winning a championship is a special accomplishment. Whether it is a conference, district or regional crown, those special ... Read more | Add your comment


    A dangerous situation

    Over the weekend, we had an incident that could have gotten ugly real fast. Franklin Police ... Read more | Add your comment

    Letters to the Editor

    Take advantage of comment period on Alternate 460

    Thanks for the opportunity to speak at this evening’s council meeting. As I indicated in my comments, there is currently an open comments period for ... Read more | Add your comment


    Looking back: 1965 beef barbecue sets record

    Over 1,000 people thronged to the Bronco Rod and Gun Club on Wednesday to devour 1,300 pounds of prime beef. The occasion was the annual ... Read more | Add your comment

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