South Hill

Tractor trailer hits embankment on I-85

On Wednesday, May 18 at approximately 4:02 a.m. the South hill Volunteer Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident at the northbound 2 mile marker. ... Continue Reading

MCPS receives CTE support fund from Microsoft

Mecklenburg County Public Schools recently received an award from Microsoft’s Community Engagement fund to purchase a 6x14 fully enclosed food trailer with equipment and fire suppression. The trailer will be used by the Culinary Arts classes and the Career and… ... Continue Reading

Police Chief addresses citizen concerns

South Hill Police Chief Stuart Bowen said at the Monday, May 9 Town Council meeting that it had come to his attention that several Council members had heard concerns from citizen about a rise in crime and the police department’s… ... Continue Reading

SHVFD truck hit while responding to I-85 crash

On Sunday, May 15, at approximately 6:13 a.m., the South Hill Volunteer Fire Department and the Southside Rescue Squad were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash in the southbound lane of Interstate 85 at the one-mile marker. ... Continue Reading

Clarksville Elem. students taught using virtual reality

Mrs. Jessie Ruff volunteered in Mrs. Brooke Inge's fourth grade science class at Clarksville Elementary School to do an experiment that show the greenhouse effects. Mrs. Forehand, CES Assistant Principal joined in on the lesson. ... Continue Reading

Redistricting moving forward with Option C

Last month, both the Chase City Town Council and the Board of Supervisors approved a boundary adjustment on property owned by Microsoft. Microsoft originally approached the Board because they wanted to cut down on the regulatory agencies they would have… ... Continue Reading

Aggravated malicious wounding charge filed

LAWRENCEVILLE – Keevonta Lavar Jones, 18, from Chase City, Virginia is charged with aggravated malicious wounding, strangulation, breaking and entering, steal property valued at more $5 from a person and unlawful use or injury to telephone lines, a misdemeanor, on… ... Continue Reading

Chamber wins $10K grant for 2022 Hometown Christmas

Recently Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin announced more than $2.7 million in matching grant and reimbursable sponsorship funds that will be awarded to 259 local tourism programs as part of the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC) Marketing Leverage Program (MLP) and Regional… ... Continue Reading

County adding several positions to support upgraded Rescue Squads

Wayne Carter presented the proposed FY2022-FY2023 Budget before the Budget and Finance Committee May 3. ... Continue Reading

Former PVHS grads donate to R.T. Arnold Library

Pictured are members of the Park View High School and East End High School classes 1069 through 1072 presenting a donation to the R.T. Arnold Library in South Hill. The donation was collected as part of the Park View High… ... Continue Reading