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route 17 detour

Detour in place for Routes 17, 258 intersection starting Sept. 15

Starting as early as Sept. 15, the Virginia Department of Transportation will close the southbound lanes on Route 17 (Carrollton Boulevard) at its intersection with ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Renee Dial to succeed Vicky Hulick on School Board

Isle of Wight County’s School Board voted 3-1 Sept. 7 to appoint Renee Dial as its new Newport District representative. The 7:47 p.m. vote followed ... Read more

1 week ago by Stephen Faleski.

School Board to fill vacant Newport seat Sept. 7

Editor’s note: This version corrects the length of time Vicky Hulick’s replacement will serve in an appointed capacity before being required to stand for election. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

james river christian academy

IW Planning OKs daycare at former school

A proposal to renovate the former James River Christian Academy on Benns Church Boulevard into a daycare facility is heading to Isle of Wight’s Board ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

mcmillian graduation

Carrollton father pleads for justice

It’s been 143 days since a Smithfield police officer knocked on Christopher McMillian’s door in the middle of the night and told him his son, ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.


VDOT to close southbound lanes of Route 17

The Virginia Department of Transportation plans to close the southbound lanes of Route 17 (Carrollton Boulevard) at the highway’s intersection with Route 258 (Brewers Neck ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

sentara st. lukes

Reported hazmat incident at Sentara St. Luke’s

Units from Smithfield’s and Carrollton’s volunteer fire departments responded to reports of a possible hazardous material incident at the Sentara St. Luke’s medical complex this ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

IW to fund intersection’s budget shortfall

The Virginia Department of Transportation expects to exceed its $3.25 million budget for improvements to the intersection of Brewers Neck and Carrollton boulevards where a ... Read more

4 months ago by Stephen Faleski.

Park-to-park trail complete?

Not quite, county says Isle of Wight County officials are asking bicyclists and pedestrians to stay off the newly completed sections of the Carrollton to ... Read more

4 months ago by Stephen Faleski.

Carrollton woman dies in crash

A Carrollton woman died in a single-vehicle accident the morning of April 27. According to Sgt. Michelle Anaya, spokeswoman for the Virginia State Police, a ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

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