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News

Smithfield High School student wins VFW essay contest

Brandon Zakaras, a senior at Smithfield High School, recently won the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ Voice of Democracy Essay Contest at the local level. His ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:20 pm

Services

Isle of Wight Sheriff’s Office report

November 7-15 Driving under the influence, Carrollton Boulevard/Smiths Neck Road Larceny, shoplifting, Carrollton Boulevard Suspicious situation, James River Trail Destruction/vandalism of vehicle, Black Oak Drive ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:18 pm

News

McCarty among new VaCo reps

The membership of the Virginia Association of Counties elected Fairfax County Chairman Jeffrey C. McKay as 2020-2021 president during VACo’s 86th Annual Conference, which was ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:17 pm

News

Kiwanis Santa Breakfast canceled

The Smithfield Kiwanis Club’s annual Santa Breakfast has fallen victim to coronavirus concerns. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the club announced Nov. 11 that the annual ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:17 pm

News

IW schools celebrate veterans

Students and staff in Isle of Wight County Schools celebrated veterans throughout the week of Veterans Day. Smithfield High participated in a Veteran’s Day ceremony ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:16 pm

News

JROTC hosts blood drive

By Cadet Carlee Pallett, Packer Battalion S5, Public Affairs Officer, and Cadet Brianna Bell, Assistant S5 The Smithfield High School JROTC Packer Battalion program conducted ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:14 pm

In The Short Rows

Isle of Wight has been reliably red for decades

Few people admit to voting for a political party. “I vote for the person, not the party” is a standard refrain among voters. And, no ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:06 pm

Editorial

Reduce scope of development

We commend Smithfield’s Planning Commission for sending a Virginia Beach developer back to the drawing board on a major housing development at Battery Park and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:05 pm

News

Pierce looks to finish strong

By Barbara Boxleitner Chris Pierce Jr. is trying to finish strong in his college football career. The Smithfield High School graduate has overcome a knee ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:03 pm

Obituaries

Susan Darlene Whitcher

Susan Darlene Whitcher, 62, of Smithfield, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Abrham Frederick Austin and Barbara ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, November 12, 2020 9:46 pm

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