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The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Patrol and Investigative divisions have been focusing efforts and investigating multiple residential and commercial burglaries that have occurred throughout the county.  The coordinated efforts have resulted in two individuals being identified and subseq…

Breakfast and lunch will be available to all children registered to Brunswick County Public Schools and Head Start students, regardless of income level. Each meal will consist of a lunch and a breakfast for the next day. The days that meals will be available are as follows and at the locatio…

According to the Southside Health District there are 205 cases of COVID-19 in Brunswick County as of Friday, July 31, 2020, 24 people were hospitalized and there was 1 death. The totals as of July 19, 2020 were 154 cases, 23 were hospitalized and there was 1 death.

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Notice is hereby given that a joint public meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 6 p.m., with the Brunswick County Board of Supervisors and the Brunswick County Planning Commission to receive a presentation from the Rural Solar Development Coalition on the following. Recent leg…

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Lawrenceville Town Council will meet Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at 400 North Main Street. Access will also be virtual using the information below. Meeting ID: 868 5962 2281, Passcode: 097316 - One tap mobile: +1 929

District Governor Judy Cocherell, center, visited the Lawrenceville Rotary Club recently to share ideas for the upcoming Rotary year that began on July 1, 2020. She also wanted to hear about projects the club that the club has sponsored and plans for upcoming projects. (Sylvia Allen/Brunswic…

RALEIGH, N.C. – Hurricane Isaias has resulted in damaged and downed trees and branches. The N.C. Forest Service is urging homeowners, property owners and anyone looking to clean up after the storm to use caution and think safety first.

Brunswick Academy will welcome all new and returning students to campus on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020. Faculty and staff will participate in three workdays beginning on Thursday, Aug. 13.

LAWRENCEVILLE – Antonio Lamont Stewart, 35, from Dolphin is charged with abduction and kidnapping, assault and battery of a family member, possess, transport firearms by a convicted felon and brandishing a firearm on July 16.

A tropical storm warning was issued for Brunswick County beginning Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020 at 1:05 p.m. and continuing for 36 hours.

LAWRENCEVILLE – The bridge replacement project on Route 46 over Route 58 is now complete. According to information provided by Tommy Johnson, Residency Administrator, South Hill Residency, Virginia Department of Transportation, The bridge on Route 46, Christanna Highway, over Route 58 and Ro…

LAWRENCEVILLE - The Brunswick County School Board will meet using electronic participation on Monday, August 10, 2020. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. and the meeting is open to the public. Please see the information below for access.

LAWRENCEVILLE – Rebecca Spengler, Vice Mayor of the Town of Alberta, thanked the Brunswick County Industrial Development Authority Board of Directors and staff for their support for the project at the Alberta Industrial Park.

Aug. 3, 2020 is the final date you can nominate a candidate to run for a position on the Brunswick County Farm Service Agency County Committee in LAA #1.

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On the incident on July 11, 2020 it stands corrected that there was name mistake in the press release information. The name of the passenger was Brandon Jones and it stands corrected that Billy Taylor was not present or involved in the incident. Captain B. T. Evans, Brunswick County Sheriff’…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Two motor vehicle crashes in Brunswick County resulted in two deaths.

The Virginia State Police is investigating a single fatal accident as a result of vehicle pursuit. Early on Monday, July 20, at approximately 5:21 a.m., the Virginia State Police Communications Center received a call from Brunswick County Sheriff's Office requesting a trooper and the Virgini…

LaWanda Tatum, owner and operator of The Power of One, with the help of a lot of volunteers decorated the windows of the former Peebles Department Store with photos of the Class of 2020 from Brunswick High School and Brunswick Academy.

Senator Frank Ruff (R-Mecklenburg Co.) made the following statement: “In view of legislation passed in the Virginia General Assembly Session this year, localities may, by ordinance, ban otherwise lawfully possessed and transported firearms from certain public spaces. As some localities are e…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Jerome Short, 58, from Rocky Mount, N.C. is charged with driving under the influence of alcohol on July 7. He is also charged with revocation of suspend sentence and probation and driving on a suspended/revoked license, first offense. Crystal Joy Gillus, 35, from Lawrencevill…

LAWRENCEVILLE – By a unanimous vote, the Taste of Brunswick Festival Planning Committee voted to cancel the festival planned for Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020.

Brunswick 4-H understands that the past few months have been a trying time for every resident of Brunswick County, and thus has devised multiple virtual summer programming opportunities. These programs were devised as a way to get youth away from the computer and being indoors and allow them…

SOUTH HILL - The Southern Virginia GO Region 3 Council will meet on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 1 p.m. Meeting members will have the option to join the meeting in person or via Zoom. The meeting is open to the public. The meeting is for the purpose of conducting the business of the Council a…

LAWRENCEVILLE - Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance has named Scott Martin, LUTCF a Gold Agent during its annual sales conference held virtually this year due to the Coronavirus “Stay At Home” restrictions. Scott Martin has been recognized as a Virginia Farm Bureau 2019 Gold Agent. In his 11th ye…

In early March, many Americans started hearing more about a novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19 that was spreading like wildfire across our nation.  Most people didn’t know a lot about this virus and wondered if it would even reach the local people of rural Southside Virginia. 

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Brunswick County Industrial Development Authority Board of Directors met electronically on Tuesday, June 9.

The Brunswick County School Board will hold their Regular School Board Meeting using electronic participation on Monday, July 13, 2020. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. and is open to the public. Please see the information below for access.

Teachers can have a powerful impact on the lives of children. The Brunswick County School Board recently recognized the nominees for Teacher of the Year from each school and selected the Teacher of the Year for 2020. The Brunswick County Public Schools 2020 Teacher of the Year is Mrs. Carlet…

Brunswick County and the Virginia Department of Health offered free COVID-19 testing on Friday, June 19 and Friday, June 26, at the Brunswick County Conference Center parking lot, 100 Athletic Road, Lawrenceville. A total of 77 people were tested on June 19, 127 people were tested on June 26…

ALBERTA – The Alberta Town Council adopted the FY2020-2021 budget at a special called meeting held Thursday, June 18.

This notice serves as a reminder to all users of Lake Gaston to practice safe boating. The County of Brunswick has installed buoys for the safety of boaters. The buoys provide warnings, information, mark underwater hazards and provide a system of navigation.