Researchers from the Virginia Commonwealth University, in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Health, are recruiting participants for an HPV (Human Papillomavirus) study in select counties within Virginia state. The purpose of this study is to understand the attitudes, beliefs, and…

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WASHINGTON – On April 6, 2021 Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) led a bipartisan group of Senators in urging President Joe Biden to request at least $3 billion as part of his budget request to Congress for the adoption of 5G alternatives to Chinese-m…

Senator Mark Warner will host his annual Academy Day on Saturday, April 24, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. This is a virtual event that will be hosted on Accelevents.

LAWRENCEVILLE - Brunswick County Public Schools Registration and Child Find for Head Start, Pre-School, and Kindergarten will take place on Thursday, April 8, 2021 and Friday, April 9, 2021 at Brunswick County Public Schools Central Office, 1718 Farmers Field Road. To schedule your appointme…

The boys and girls at the Country Mouse School spent time on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 gathering Easter Eggs. Before Miss Bettie gave the signal to begin gathering the eggs the adorable children posed for a photo – front row, from left to right, Miss Bettie, Gunner Wills, Weston Baird, McKen…

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Delegate Roslyn Tyler, who represents the 75th District in the Virginia General Assembly, hosted a virtual town hall meeting on March 24, 2021 to provide information about the process in place to administer COVID-19 vaccinations. Invited guests were Dr. Danny Avula, Virginia Vaccine Coordina…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Brunswick County will be hosting a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic on April 5, 2021 and April 6, 2021 beginning at 9 a.m. The Vaccine Clinic will be held at the Brunswick County Conference Center, 100 Athletic Field Road, Lawrenceville, Virginia 23868, The receive the vaccine at the …

ALBERTA – The Alberta Town Council is seeking letters of support for the town’s grant application to Virginia Outdoors Foundation for improvements to the Tobacco Heritage Trail.

LAWRENCEVILLE – Aliohah Finess Smith, 25, from Richmond, Virginia is charged with giving false identification to a law enforcement officer on March 20, 2021 and contempt of court.

The former J.C. Penney department store at Danville Mall in Danville, Virginia has transformed into a massive COVID-19 vaccination center. Amid a few hurdles, it opened March 15 with a goal of administering 3,000 shots per day.

Capital Projects Budget revised. Tax increases of $0.08 and $0.20 being considered. Health insurance increased by 6.1%. Finance Committees to meet to clarify increase in funding to schools.

LAWRENCEVILLE – Joanne Michele Blanton, 48, from Alberta is charged with breaking and entering with intent to commit a misdemeanor and petit larceny on March 13, 2021.

Earlier today the Alberta Volunteer Fire Department, the South Hill Volunteer Fire Department, and the Southside Rescue Squad responded to a multiple vehicle crash on Interstate 85 at the 20 mile marker of the Southbound lanes. Both lanes were shut down.

SOUTH HILL – Arthritis affects 54 million Americans, causing pain, reducing functionality, and decreasing quality of life. Arthritis is not a specific disease but is another word for joint pain. Lower extremity arthritis, affecting the hip/knee, or both, is a common form of arthritis that ca…

LAWRENCEVILLE - Brunswick County Public Schools Registration and Child Find for Head Start, Pre-School, and Kindergarten will take place on Thursday, April 8, 2021 and Friday, April 9, 2021 at Brunswick County Public Schools Central Office, 1718 Farmers Field Road. To schedule your appointme…

WASHINGTON - – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is extending the deadline from March 5 to April 9 for agricultural producers to apply for the Quality Loss Adjustment (QLA) Program because of recent winter storms and some clarifications to program rules. This program assists producer…

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) joined his Senate colleagues in introducing the Accessible, Affordable Internet for All Act and the Hotspots and Online Technology and Services Procurement for our Tribes and States (HOTSPOTS) Act – two pieces of legislation to increase access to …

Brunswick County in partnership with the Virginia Department of Health sponsored a vaccine clinic on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at the Brunswick County Conference Center. County Administrator Dr. Charlette T. Woolridge said 340 vaccines were administered. All CDC safety guidelines were followe…

LAWRENCEVILLE - The Brunswick Board of Supervisors will meet Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. at the Brunswick County Government Building, 228 North Main Street.

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Brunswick County Board of Supervisors will hold a budget work session on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. at the Brunswick County Government Building, 228 North Main Street. The public is invited. Face coverings are required and seating is limited.

LAWRENCEVILLE - Brunswick County Public Schools will host a School Health Advisory Board Zoom Webinar Meeting on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. Persons interested in attending the meeting may register through the News and Announcements Section on the Brunswick County Public Schools we…

South Hill resident Phillip Kallam suffered a severe traumatic brain injury in an automobile accident on December 30, 2020 and is currently undergoing rehabilitation at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta. Georgia. His wife Nikki has been his constant companion through his recovery and been separ…

Brunswick County is partnering with the Virginia Department of Health to conduct a vaccine clinic for citizens 65 years of age and older and those with underlining health issues. The event will be held on Saturday, March 13, 2021, starting at 9 a.m. For this clinic, individuals must register…

LAWRENCEVILLE – Anne Williams spoke during the citizen comment period to the members of the Brunswick County School Board to share her concerns at the February meeting.

LAWRENCEVILLE - A law enforcement officer told me once that there is no such as a “routine traffic stop.” On Feb. 21, 2021 Deputy A. D. Peter stopped a vehicle for speeding on Interstate 85, verified to be 114 mph in a 70 mph zone. He initiated a traffic stop and the investigation led to Bru…

The Brodnax Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 259 Rebel Road, Brodnax, Virginia on Friday, Feb. 26, 2021. Chief Brad Rogers said the call came in around 8:20 p.m. While in route the department was notified that fire was showing through the roof. At the scene a female…

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) recently announced $179,010,000 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to support COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Virginia.

LAWRENCEVILLE – Daniel Finz resigned as Lawrenceville Town Manager. Mayor of Lawrenceville Scott Martin said members of the Personnel Committee accepted the resignation on Feb. 17, 2021. The members are: H. B. Brockwell, Jr. – Chairman, Dora Hardy and Alice Talbert. Finz began working Aug. 1…

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LAWRENCEVILLE – An ice storm hit Brunswick County and the surrounding area on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021 leaving major damage and massive power outages in its wake. Customers in all three power companies, Dominion Energy, Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative, and Southside Electric Cooperative were…

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Lawrenceville Volunteer Fire Department will distribute water, one case per car, today Feb. 22, 2021 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the old Bank of America building on Main Street. Thanks again to RJ Smith Companies for donating the 22 pallets of water.

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Lawrenceville Volunteer Fire Department will distribute water, one case per car, today Feb. 21, 2021 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the old Bank of America building on Main Street. Thanks again to RJ Smith Companies for donating the 22 pallets of water.

LAWRENCEVILLE – The Lawrenceville Volunteer Fire Department will distribute water, one case per car, today Feb. 20, 2021 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the old Bank of America building on Main Street.

The Board of Directors for Southside Behavioral Health, formerly known as Southside Community Services Board, will be meeting in open session at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021 via ZOOM Meeting/Teleconference.  Please call the Clerk of the Board at (434) 572-6916 should you wish to "attend" t…

VALENTINES – There are some things you can count on in life and one is people visiting the Valentines Post Office to have their Valentines card receive that special postmark.

The monthly meeting of the Brunswick County Board of Supervisors for tonight, Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. has been postponed. A new date has not been determined.

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The Brunswick County School Board cancelled the special called meeting on Thursday, February 18, 2021, at 6 p.m. due to weather conditions and power outages.

After the ice storm last weekend, the phones at VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital, C.A.R.E. Building, Clarksville Primary Care and Chase City Primary Care are now operational.