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Davenport Energy awards $31,000 in education grants

Davenport Energy Inc. in Chatham will award $31,000 in ExxonMobil Educational Alliance grants to schools in Virginia and North Carolina. Grants, which range from $500 to $1,000, benefit classrooms, teachers and students. Targeting math and science, ExxonMobil grants may be used for films, speakers o

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

Sheriff's office still seeks missing suspect

The Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office is still searching for a person of interest in a malicious wounding case out of Halifax County. Deputies have been searching for Anotne Lemont Hamlet, 34, since the morning of Nov. 14, when the malicious wounding incident is reported to have occurred. Hamlett

GODANRIVER.COM - 2017-11-21 19:01:00

Chase ends in wreck with cruiser

This Virginia State Police car was involved in a two-vehicle wreck Thursday around noon on Chatham Road. Details of the wreck were unavailable at press time Tuesday.Ashley Hodge/Gazette-Virginian What started as a hit and run near Blairs in Pittsylvania County resulted in a police pursuit and wreck

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-22 01:24:00

Pouliot wins pigskin season finale

Another season of The Gazette-Virginian's Professor Pigskin Football Contest is in the books with the final week of the competition being another dandy. Six contest entrants had 11 correct picks from among the 16-game contest slate, forcing The Professor to go to the tiebreaker and get out his trust

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

Car wreck brings down power lines on U.S. 29

A single-car wreck has tied up traffic after leaving power lines strewn across sections of the 3700 block of U.S. 29 in Blairs, Virginia State Police have confirmed. The wreck happened at 1:20 p.m. and a single person has been rushed to a hospital, police said. Traffic in both directions has come to


Sheriff: Several Campbell Co. vehicles broken into this week, all in driveways

CAMPBELL Co., Va. (WSET) -- The Campbell County Sheriff's Office is investigating several reports of items being stolen from vehicles in Campbell County Monday night. The sheriff's office said sometime between the Monday night and Tuesday morning, six different homes reported their vehicles, in thei

WSET - 2017-11-22 12:39:57

Fire strikes Danville's Goodyear plant; production resumes

The cause of a Monday evening fire at Danville's Goodyear plant is under investigation. At about 5:30 p.m., a fire occurred in one of the mixers at the plant, according to a statement from Laura Singleton, communications manager with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. in Danville. "Our fire brigade quickly


Danville standoff, officer-involved shooting suspect found guilty

DANVILLE, Va. - A Danville man is awaiting sentencing for his role in a standoff that ended in an officer-involved shooting. Keith Davis, 36, was convicted in his trial on Monday. According to online court records, he was found guilty of all three of his charges. He was charged with possession of


Multiple cars on fire, closing Highway 905 in Conway

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) - Highway 905 is completely closed as multiple fire crews respond to a large fire off the roadway in Conway. Conway Fire Department reports on Twitter that crews are on scene of multiple cars burning on Highway 905 between Parker Road and Recycle Road. Firefighters from Conway and

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-22 17:33:54

Marion man wanted for attempted murder in Conway shooting

Roshad Quanta Devon Baldwin, 22, of Marion, is wanted for attempted murder. (CPD) CONWAY, SC (WBTW) - A Marion man is wanted for attempted murder after a reported shooting in Conway on Monday. Sgt. Darren Alston with the Conway Police Department says officers responded to a shooting in the area of

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-22 20:54:18

Conway man wanted for threatening woman with weapon

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) - Conway police are searching for a man they say went into a woman's home and threatened her with a weapon. Lt. Selena Small with the police department says officers are looking for Kevin McClellan. Investigators say McClellan got into an argument with a woman on Nov. 12 and entere


Conway woman jailed for exploitation of vulnerable adult

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) - The Conway Police Department launched an investigation in October regarding the financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult. Lt. Selena Small says officers contacted SLED Special Victim's Unit for assistance. The joint investigation lead to the arrest of Sharon Dudiak Grosser, 6


Have you seen these people? Conway police need your help to nab these wanted suspects

Conway police need your help to find suspects wanted for two cases: one involving a man allegedly threatening a woman with a gun and the other a suspected fraud. Police say 38-year-old Kevin McClellan of Conway is wanted for charges of first-degree domestic violence, first-degree burglary, trespassi


Myrtle Beach man sentenced to over 7 years in prison on drug dealing charges

A 45-year-old Myrtle Beach man was sentenced to over seven years in prison on drug distribution charges in a Florence federal court Friday, according to a release from U.S. Attorney Beth Drake, who represents the South Carolina District. Enrique Burgos was sentenced to 85 months imprisonment, which

MYHORRYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 16:18:00

Bond denied for Florence man accused of setting wife on fire

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) - Bond has been denied for the Florence man accused of pouring gasoline on his wife and then lighting her on fire. Charles Durell Nethercutt, 32, was in court Wednesday for his initial appearance after being arrested and extradited from New York. According to Major Mike Nunn with

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-22 19:31:09

Man jailed after Timmonsville house raided for drugs

Investigators uncovered approximately 34 grams of suspected cocaine, 228 grams of suspected marijuana, suspected drug distribution paraphernalia and a loaded pistol. (FCSO) FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) - A Timmonsville man is is jail after Florence County investigators raided a home and discovered cocaine,

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-22 18:07:31

Troy Massage Parlor Closed After Prostitution Bust

TROY, MI. - A 31-year-old New York woman was recently arrested and charged with prostitution at a Rochester Road massage parlor, Troy Police say. Officers went to the massage parlor for an inspection shortly before 9 p.m. on Nov. 14 and found the woman engaged in sex act with a 56-year-old Clinton T

PATCH - 2017-11-22 15:32:52

Troy police utilizes Twitter account for funny community policing tweets

TROY, Mich. (WXYZ) - The Troy Police Department has been using humor to get serious announcements noticed. From funny memes to GIFs, they are tweeting jokes, hoping people are paying attention to the messages. Troy police got some attention using Lean Cuisines as a way to deter DUIs. "It's definite

WXYZ - 2017-11-22 23:09:38

Troy Listing With 4-Beds, 3-Baths Perfect For Entertaining

TROY, MI - A Troy home perfect for entertaining and family life is priced at $494,900, according to Realtor.com. Lush gardens and a heated in-ground salt water swimming pool with a slide and brick paver patio private oasis is just one highlight of the home. An open, airy floor plan features a two-s

PATCH - 2017-11-22 14:03:43

Woman arrested for prostitution at Troy massage business

Officers from the Troy Police Department charged a Clinton Township man with frequenting a house of ill fame recently. The arrest came during a visit to a massage parlor on Rochester Road near Maple Road, and the facilitys license has been suspended. The officers were conducting an inspection of th

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 05:00:00