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Most power restored

(Danville, Va.) —  Power service has been restored to most customers, including Forest Hills school and the main campus of Averett University. Schoolfield school remains without power. The ...Read more

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Signs You’re Getting Old

According to a new survey, the average age when you start becoming an old person is . . . 41. And you fully make the transition by age 57. Here are the top 10 signs you’re becoming old, which ...Read more

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Tobacco Region Loan Forgiveness Program

Applications are being accepted now for the Tobacco Region Loan Forgiveness Program. Students in Danville, Martinsville and Pittsylvania, Halifax and Henry Counties who are ready to attend college ...Read more

Farm Market Fresh for Seniors Sign Ups

FARM MARKET FRESH FOR SENIORS (also known as the Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program) is available through Southern Area Agency on Aging.  Eligible seniors’ may receive $40 worth of ...Read more

Pirelli World Challenge

VIRginia International Raceway is hosting the Pirelli World Challenge, April 27 to 29. The event will feature thrilling multi-class racing with top drivers competing in the hottest production-based ...Read more

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  • Jason Aldean’s Miranda Lambert Duet That Almost Wasn’t April 24, 2018
    If you think the idea of a Jason Aldean and Miranda Lambert duet sounds familiar, you’re right. The two stars collaborated about nine years ago, on the Brett James and Hillary Lindsey penned “Grown Woman” from Aldean’s Relentless album. So much has changed for both of them since 2007, but guess what. Their voices still... […]
  • The Math Behind Kenny Chesney’s Latest Tour April 24, 2018
    The numbers are in, and Kenny Chesney’s latest stadium tour is adding up to be one of his biggest, heaviest, longest and loudest. And then some. “All I want any time I get on a stage is to turn peoples’ bad days into something great, and take their great days and make them everything you... […]
  • What If There Are No Song Ideas Left? April 24, 2018
    Some people might see a blank sheet of paper as a clean slate. But some look at it a little more warily; like how it represents a song you haven’t written or an idea you haven’t come up with. So do singer-songwriters in country music ever worry about running out of song ideas?