Breaking News from Eagle River WI

Find the latest Eagle River WI News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Lincoln County Sheriff's reports

Just after 11 a.m. last Monday a caller reported a vehicle had left the road in the Town of Harrison and a child was not breathing. Sheriff Jaeger and deputies along with Tomahawk EMS, Tomahawk Fire and Oneida County EMS and Crescent Fire responded to the area of County Rd. A west of State Rd. 17 to

MERRILLFOTONEWS.COM - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Boulder Junction Lions Club to hold their annual Walleye Classic

BOULDER JUNCTION - The Boulder Junction Lions Club will host its second annual Walleye Classic on Oct. 6 and 7, on 14 Boulder Junction-area lakes, and they invite the area anglers to this event. The tournament will begin with orientation at 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 6, at the Boulder Junction Community Ce

WAUSAU DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-18 21:02:37

Harvest and Haunt Festival planned Sept. 30 in Iron River

IRON RIVER - The third annual Harvest and Haunt Fall Festival features a wide variety of free fall-themed fun for all ages including live music, kids' games and crafts, trick-or-treating, craft and vendor booths, and the huge bonfire. The event is being hosted by the Iron County Economic Chamber All

DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Graduation requirement changes in offing

Changes could be forthcoming for Virginia students to help better prepare them for the transition beyond graduation including changes to graduation requirements. They're all part of the proposed revisions to school accreditation in Virginia, and the Board of Education is seeking public input on the

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Ramsey art on display in Prizery Fine Arts Show

South Boston native Wyatt Ramsey, an artist whose work will be on display at the Prizery Fine Arts show next month, explains what his work represents and why it is relevant today. According to Ramsey, his current work revolves around social justice within a southern middle class environment and may

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

HCSA spill response plan featured in 'Water Online'

Being proactive in their efforts to be ready for potential chemical spills, the Halifax County Service Authority (HCSA) has created a Spill Response and Prevention Plan (SRPP). It's an emergency response plan for responding to surface water contamination that focuses on identifying hazards related t

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

LIVING WITH CHILDREN: Gone are days when children were no big deal

I am a member of the last generation of American children who were no big deal. No one made a big deal over me, ever -- not my mother, my father or anyone else. For my parents, raising me properly was a big deal, but I was not. It may come as a shock and surprise to some readers, but the process and

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

BLAST FROM THE PAST: Week of Sept. 20

Democratic Lt. Gov. candidate L. F. Payne campaigned in Halifax Wednesday evening. Greeting Payne were South Boston Town Council member Josephine Marshall, Jack Hite, Bill Confroy, Ed Owens, Chris Lumsden and Del. W. W. "Ted" Bennett. The fundraiser was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Confroy.

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Authorities investigate theft from mobile home sales lot

Deputy T. H. Clarke and Deputy W.K. Bane III investigate the theft of items from Virginia Carolina Mobile Homes Sales & Service at 2030 Philpott Road in South Boston Thursday morning.Doug Ford/Gazette-Virginian Halifax County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating the theft of items from Virgin

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-19 17:07:00

DOUG FORD: The cost of knowledge

I learned a lot while growing up and not necessarily from books. Just listening to my parents, grandparents and church family, I had a wealth of knowledge before grade school, essentially a different ethics lesson each day. Early lessons included the Golden Rule, where you treat others the same way

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Southern Virginia GO Region 3 Council to hold meetings

The Southern Virginia GO Region 3 Executive Committee and Council will hold business meetings on Thursday for the purpose of reviewing the responses to the region's request for ideas; approving the region's project solicitation guidelines and application and issuing a call for projects and to carry

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's going on

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND St. John's Episcopal Church, Halifax ... Music at Saint John's Concert Series presents Romancing Broadway, featuring Ken Vaiden, tenor and Carol Henderson, pianist Wednesday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 and include a free reception on the lawn during intermission. For tickets or info

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

When will President Trump bomb North Korea

Americans hope that President Trump and his team can resolve the North Korean tension. Nobody wants anyplace in America to be struck by an atomic or hydrogen bomb. We are not totally clear on what North Korea can do with a missile, but it is growing clearer their program has advanced and growing str

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

LETTER: Parents are the problem

I am sick and tired of people who know nothing about public schools or have not been in a classroom recently deciding how to fix our educational system. The teachers are not the problem. Parents are the problem. They are not teaching their children manners, respect or even a general knowledge of how

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

October programs at the libraries

October programs and events are now listed on the calendar on the Halifax County-South Boston Public Library System website at www.halifaxlibrary.org. Easy Exercise will start at 10 a.m. on Oct. 13. This low-impact exercise class will be held at the Halifax Public Library. Registration is not requir

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

WHAT'S COOKING? Ham and cheese pie and no fuss chicken

Contributing columnist Boy, what a busy weekend. We went to the race and lunch at church, and I am sure you all had things going on this weekend. Thanks to you all who worked so hard for the cancer walk and for all who attended the trail ride this weekend. I'm going to do some easy and quick ones. H

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Recycling on Oct. 14

The Region 2000 Services Authority will offer a Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling opportunity from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 14, at the Concord Turnpike Convenience Center in Lynchburg. This is a free service for residents of the counties of Campbell, Amherst, Appomattox and Nelson; the

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2017-09-19 20:38:00

Cobbs to serve eight years for VFW shooting

Malik Ratwon Cobbs will serve a total of eight years in prison for attempted second-degree murder and three other offenses related to the April 24, 2016 shooting at VFW Post 8243 in Halifax. Judge Kimberley S. White sentenced the 21-year-old Danville man to 10 years in prison, with all but two years

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-18 12:00:00

Comets JV spikers fall to Patrick Co. HS

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team put up a tough fight but fell to Patrick County High School 2-0 Thursday night at Halifax County High School. Patrick County High School won the best-of-three-game match by scores of 25-23 and 25-13. With the loss, the Comets' record dipp

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-18 14:00:00

Harmony UMC turns evil deed into witness

Scripture says God has a way of making good out of all things, and that's exactly what happened on a recent Sunday morning for Harmony United Methodist Church's congregation. Evil did not prevail, said Pastor Bonnie Pizzeck. Instead, the church chose to turn the evil that had transpired into a witne

YOURGV.COM - 2017-09-18 11:30:00