| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Motion censored lights are doing wonders at Intertape Polymer Group, or IPG, in Pittsylvania County.
"I would say we've installed about 200 of the high efficiency lighting," said Mike Jones, the corporate Energy Manager and Manager of Engineering.
| Mar 15, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Sports runs in junior Chris Buckner's blood.
"I started our regular conditioning a week after football ended," Buckner said.
He's the star quarterback during football season and a player on the baseball team.
More than a quarter of the students at...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Southern Virginia's rich tobacco industry history is out of storage and on display in Pittsylvania County.
Tobacco pipes, snuff boxes and artwork from the industry's peak starting in the 1700's and ending last century line the halls of the Olde...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:06 AM
Pittsylvania County Delegate Don Merricks say he will not seek a 4th term in the Virginia House of Delegates. Merricks, a Republican who represents the 16th District, has been a member of the House since 2008. In a written statement, Merricks said he...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 9:38 AM
The Pittsylvania County Supervisor issued a news release about economic development in the county on Friday.
Click here to read the news release.
Original story from Thursday
Ken Bowman is in the business of creating...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:59 PM
If the train tracks could talk, they'd tell days worth of stories about Pittsylvania County's transportation mecca.
Glenn Giles, a historian and a Pittsylvania Historical Society board member, knows their history.
"A model train diorama depicting the...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 7:24 AM
An Axon, Virginia man is dead after a car wreck in Pittsylvania County..
It happened last night around 7:30 on Route 58.
Police say a car was traveling eastbound when the driver ran off the right side of the road an hit an embankment and a tree....
| Feb 7, 2013
| 10:24 AM
When it rains, working outside can get messy.
Dairy farmers know that all too well.
But work must go on even if it means wading through inches of mud and manure.
Dairy farmers are used to working in whatever mother nature brings their way.
| Mar 20, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Ray Ray, a foster dog, is blind.
"And Ray Ray likes to use his bowl as his cane," said Angela Honeycutt.
Bianca, another dog available for adoption has a neurological condition.
"She'll lose her balance and she rolls over a few times and then she'...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 2:38 PM
An Altavista man was killed in an accident Saturday night in Pittsylvania County.
The accident happened around 9:30 p.m. on Route 668, just south of Route 924 in Pittsylvania County.
Investigators say 28-year-old Lafe McCluster was driving north...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:32 AM
School safety upgrades in Pittsylvania County aren't getting full support from the superintendent.
Last month Sheriff Mike Taylor introduced seven new features he believes all 20 county school need for safety.
The school's superintendent supports...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Police in Pittsylvania County are looking for people who were inside a car that crashed completely through a doctors office in Chatham.
This was the scene moments after it happened late Friday night at the PATHS offices, that's Piedmont Access to Health...