South Hill

Gov. declares State of Emergency as VA prepares for Hurricane Ian; Parker Oil sends 10 to assist with Florida relief efforts

Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin has declared a State of Emergency ahead of Hurricane Ian’s arrival on Friday, September 30. ... Continue Reading

Virginia DWR issues dangerous water conditions warning ahead of Hurricane Ian

RICHMOND, VA – The Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources (DWR) would like to advise recreational boaters and anglers to use extreme caution this upcoming weekend as the National Weather Service has issued flood and wind warnings due to Hurricane Ian… ... Continue Reading

Mahaney named KFS Homecoming Queen

The Lunenburg Nottoway Educational Foundation President, Charles Butts, Jr., KFS Head of School, Lori Bacon, and 2021 KFS Homecoming Queen Caroline Bayne, crowned Miss Hanna Bridgforth Mahaney, daughter of John B. and Patricia Gulmatico Mahaney of Kenbridge during half-time of… ... Continue Reading

All Saints' Episcopal Church Observes 100th Anniversary

SOUTH HILL – The Rt. Rev. Susan Bunton Haynes, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Southern Virginia, was the Preacher and Celebrant of the 100th Celebration Saturday afternoon of All Saints' Episcopal Church at 203 Franklin St. ... Continue Reading

Keeping the town clean

The South Hill Revitalization Committee held a Fall Operation Clean Up Day in South Hill on Saturday. The group worked to pick up trash in areas all over town to improve how the town is viewed as visitors travel through… ... Continue Reading

Public hearing established for amendment of transient occupancy tax

VDOT has completed work on Reese’s Dead End and began adding stone to Sweetwater Road to be paved by the middle of October as long as weather permits. Paving on Staunton River Road has also begun. ... Continue Reading

VSP investigating crash that killed Chase City man

At 10:56 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21, Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash on Route 47 just south of Route 683. ... Continue Reading

Early voting begins in Mecklenburg

Early voting for Mecklenburg County began on Friday, September 23 and will last until Saturday, November 5. ... Continue Reading

Wine Festival to Benefit Barksdale Cancer Foundation this Saturday

KEYSVILLE – Board members of Barksdale Cancer Foundation (BCF) have organized a spectacular wine festival that is scheduled for this Saturday, September 24. “Miss Janie’s Sit & Sip” has a new venue this year at the Osborne Street Park in… ... Continue Reading

District Chair visits S.H. Rotary

The South Hill Rotary Club recently welcomed Jeff Fuller, District Chair for Rotary Interact as guest speaker. Interact stands for international action. It is an independent community-based club made up of students between 12 and 18-year’s old. Their goals are… ... Continue Reading