Click for NEWS Click for SPORTS Click for ACCENT Click for OPINION Click for OBITUARIES Click for CALENDAR Click for CLASSIFIEDS Click for ARCHIVES Click for SPECIALSECTIONS
Subscribe  •  Business Directory  •  Recipes  •  The Stroller  •  Weddings  •  School Menus  •  Community Links  •  VA Lottery  •  Contact Us
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
News Search   

VA Press Rates - Click for Website

Martinsville Bulletin, Inc.
P. O. Box 3711
204 Broad Street
Martinsville, Virginia 24115
Toll Free: 800-234-6575

NELSON - Click for Website
Rape charge is filed
Suspect in U.Va. case is indicted in Fairfax County
Click Here for full story

FAIRFAX — The suspect in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was charged Monday with abducting and raping a woman in suburban Washington, D.C., in 2005.

The indictment against Jesse L. Matthew Jr. was handed up by a circuit court grand jury in Fairfax County and includes a charge of attempted capital murder.

 Click Here for full story

Concert series returns with a twist: It's free

By BEN R. WILLIAMS - Bulletin Staff Writer

Click Here for full story

The Turn 5 concert series is returning to Martinsville Speedway this weekend for the third year in a row.

This year, however, there is a big change in store: Admission to the concert series is free.

The concert, put on by Rooster Walk Inc., will be held Friday and Saturday in advance of the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup race on Sunday.

 Click Here for full story
Click Here
Click here for details

PHCC board OKs security cameras
By MICKEY POWELL - Bulletin Staff Writer

Patrick Henry Community College (PHCC) will install security cameras to monitor its parking lots.

The college’s board on Tuesday approved spending roughly $50,000 for the cameras. The money will come from funds contributed by area localities.

 Click Here for full story

Lockdown details emerge
Event at FCMS was prompted by a student's departure
By PAUL COLLINS - Bulletin Staff Writer

A Fieldale-Collinsville Middle School student who was missing from school Friday, prompting a lockdown, was found safe, Henry County Schools Superintendent Jared Cotton stated Monday.

“I can’t provide any other details,” Cotton stated in an email in response to questions about the incident, including when and where the student was found.

 Click Here for full story

Students put leadership skills to use
Click Here for full story

Reporting to school early, running an advertising program and fund-raising for an event are all things that Kathryn Ingram’s eighth-grade leadership students at Fieldale-Collinsville Middle School (FCMS) have become accustomed to this fall.

 Click Here for full story

Joe Cobbe CPA - Click for Website
PHCC - Click for Website
New College Institute - Click for Website
The Spencer Group - Click for Website
Lockman & Associates - Click for Website
West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board - Click for Website
Rives S. Brown Realtors - Click for Website
Martinsville/Henry Co. Chamber of Commerce - Click for Website
The Eye Site - Click for Website
A-CO - Click for Website