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The Brunswick County Board of Supervisors will hold a special called meeting on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the Brunswick County Conference Center followed by a special called meeting with the Brunswick County Industrial Development Authority at 6 p.m. Both bodies will c…

ROANOKE – On Tuesday, June 21, 2022 First Lady Suzanne S. Youngkin hosted her third Spirit of Sisterhood gathering this year with more than 100 Virginia women and girls at the Taubman Museum of Art. Secretary of the Commonwealth Kay Coles James also shared remarks. Other participants include…

LAWRENCEVILLE - Recently the Brunswick County Department of Economic Development along with the Virginia Tourism Corporation, Benchmark Community Bank, and First Citizens Bank hosted the “Fueling Your Food Truck” event at the Brunswick County Conference Center. This was a day-long event that…

RICHMOND – On June 21, 2022 Governor Glenn Youngkin ceremonially signed the Virginia State Budget, which delivers on his promise to provide tax relief for Virginian families, increase funding for law enforcement, and support the development of lab schools, among other key initiatives of his …

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Brunswick County Industrial Development Authority Board of Directors hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony recently for Frito Lay located at 958 Industrial Park Drive in the Brunswick County Industrial Park.

LAWRENCEVILLE – The deadline to be on the November ballot is Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at 7 p.m. The election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022.

LAWRENCEVILLE - The Brunswick County School Board will hold a special called meeting on Monday, June 27, 2022, at 6 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to address Personnel, Virginia Code (2.2-3711.1). This meeting will be held in the Brunswick High School Cafeteria located at 2171 Lawrencev…

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Brunswick County Bowling Alley located at the Brunswick County Conference Center is now open. A grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Friday, June 3, 2022.

Family health history is not a common topic of conversation in most families, but it is one that can save a life. It is extremely important for you to know your family health history. It helps the doctor know common conditions which run in a patient's family like diabetes mellitus or hyperte…

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Brunswick County Board of Supervisors approved a request submitted by Lonnie R. Powell for a Conditional Use Permit to construct, operate and maintain a 13-lot recreational vehicle park in the Agricultural (A-1) Zoning District. A public hearing was held on the request on…

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Brunswick County Board of Supervisors will meet on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the Brunswick County Government Building, 228 North Main Street.

LAWRENCEVILLE – Teachers have an enormous positive impact on their students. The Brunswick County School Board recognized the 2022 Teachers of the Year from each of the five schools at the May meeting: Brunswick High School - Mrs. Kimberly Lynch, J. S. Russell Middle School – Mrs. Shawnique …

The Meherrin Regional Library’s Summer Reading Program features events that are sure to delight children of all ages! This year’s Summer Reading theme is “Oceans of Possibilities.” Main events will feature educational programs and fun performances that include a science demonstration, a magi…

Brunswick County Public Schools is participating in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability or a…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Allison Thomas, 1st Lieutenant, Lawrenceville Volunteer Fire Department, submitted the report for April to the Lawrenceville Town Council. Volunteers responded to 28 calls, 3 calls were within the town limits and 25 calls were outside of the town limits. Also of the call tota…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Dr. Kristy Somerville Midgette, Division Superintendent, presented the Brunswick County Public Schools FY22 expenditures and revenues to the Brunswick County Board of Supervisors.

The Brunswick Litter Control Council donated funds to the Brunswick 4-H Club to be used for scholarships to attend summer camp at Holiday Lake held in Appomattox, Virginia. Malyka Walton, Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development, said the kids who participated were Cedric Hargrove Jr., Evan Go…

On the morning of May 20, 2022 the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office received a report that Carl Wright’s Garage located at 131 Meherrin Beach Road in Lawrenceville, Virginia had been broken into overnight and multiple items inside the business were stolen. The business was secured at closin…

Mark your calendars and plan to join us for our Annual Lake Gaston Association’s Membership Meeting on Saturday, June 11 at 9:30 a.m. and conclude at noon. The meeting will be held at the Lake Gaston Baptist Church, located on Highway 903 across from Subway Restaurant. (Note: there will be n…

On Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at approximately 7:45 p.m. the VCU/CMH hospital reported that a patient suffering from a gunshot wound arrived by personal vehicle to their facility. Soon after arrival at the hospital, the victim, identified as Jahmir Wilson, 19, of Danville, Virginia was pronounc…

The Lake Gaston Water Safety Council’s monthly membership meeting will be held Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at the Kennon House Restaurant in Gasburg, Virginia. The meeting begins at 6 p.m., starting with a Dutch-treat dinner.

LAWRENCEVILLE – Brunswick County received a grant from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) for $319,725 from the Emergency Shelter Upgrade Assistance fund for the 2022 Shelter Upgrade Fund Grant. Of the total grant award Brunswick County will receive $220,610 in state fund…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Cancer crosses all barriers. The Brunswick Chamber of Commerce sponsored a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Brunswick County Cancer Association now located at 200 Court Street, beside the former Red & White grocery store.

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Brunswick County Board of Supervisors will meet Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the Brunswick County Government Building, 228 North Main Street.

Brunswick County is accepting applications for part-time, temporary Bowling Alley Attendants. The attendants will operate a recreational bowling facility located in the Brunswick County Conference Center. The bowling facility will be open temporarily during the months of June, July, and Augu…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Gary Johnson, II was captured Tuesday afternoon on Oak Road off of U. S. 1 north of South Hill, Virginia.

The Virginia Department of Transportation and the Board of Supervisors of Brunswick County, in accordance with Section 33.1-70.01 of the Code of Virginia, will conduct a joint public hearing on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, in the Board Room of the Brunswick County Government Building, located at…

ALBERTA – An prisoner in the custody of the South Hill Police Department escaped custody on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 from the parking lot of the Meherrin River Regional Jail. 

The Town of Lawrenceville sponsored the first Downtown Business Easer Egg Hunt from March 28, 2022-April 11, 2022. A total of 29 businesses displayed eggs in their windows for children to count. The Town would like to thank all of the businesses that participated in this new and creative pro…

The Town of Alberta sponsored an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 16, 2022. The kids posed for a photo with the Easter Bunny on the playground equipment before the hunt began. Getting the photo of this many precious children is a challenge for the camera lady. Other activities for the chil…

On April 6, 2022 the Brunswick County Department of Economic Development and the Brunswick County IDA partnered with the RISE Collaborative and the Longwood Small Business Development Center to host a Rise and Shine event. Bar 9 on South Hicks Street hosted the event and provided a delicious…