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Williams, Martha Louise Sweitzer | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

WILLIAMS Martha Louise Sweitzer March 8, 1934 November 27, 2018 Martha Louise Sweitzer Williams died Tuesday, November 27, 2018 in Charlotte, N.C.

Writing Their Own Script: Magna Vista students earn film award  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY – Last school year, Magna Vista High School students Kei Troxell and Emily Maxey and Kaitlyn Thompson.

Magna Vista High School teacher fighting to help raise awareness about bullying  WSLS 10

A Henry County high school teacher is fighting against bullying -- literally.

Former Magna Vista coach Ramey honored by school, Town of Ridgeway  Martinsville Bulletin

It was a special day at Magna Vista Friday afternoon. Prior to the first pitch of the Warriors baseball game against Tunstall, the school honored longtime head ...

2018 High School Football Preview: Magna Vista's Davis on the comeback trail  Martinsville Bulletin

The date was September 14, 2017. Magna Vista was at Reidsville and it was not a good night to be a Warrior. The perennial North Carolina powerhouse was ...

Area Roundup: Magna Vista picks up wins all around  Martinsville Bulletin

Magna Vista picks up rivalry wins in girls soccer and baseball. Other scores from Bassett soccer, Patrick County softball and Carlisle golf.

Local high school football games pushed up due to Hurricane Florence  Martinsville Bulletin

Magna Vista, Patrick County football each play Wednesday, Martinsville Thursday.

Coming Full Circle: Magna Vista teacher now works with former student  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY – Tiffany Anderson has come full circle.

Magna Vista JROTC team dominates regional championship  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY-Led by Captain Jordan Ramsey and students Nathan Randolph and Kolby Quigg, the Magna Vista High School JROTC Raiders dominated the ...

Dreams Become Reality: Magna Vista graduates told to "live the life that you want"  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY – Saturday marked the final day for the Class of 2017 at Magna Vista High School as students, faculty, family and friends gathered at the football ...

Doors Open: Magna Vista greenhouse opens for the Christmas season  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY–Some students take a test in a classroom, marking the answer on a sheet of paper. For members of the horticulture department at Magna Vista High ...

Magna Vista High School JROTC cadets participate in prestigious wreath-laying  WSLS 10

HENRY COUNTY, Va. - "I didn't realize until we had gotten back how huge of an honor that was. It was definitely an amazing experience," Magna Vista High ...

Area Roundup: Magna Vista’s Scales named All-State  Martinsville Bulletin

Plus other All-Region and All-Piedmont District selections from this spring.

Magna Vista looks to build new weight room  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY–Even though Magna Vista High School has a rich history of successful athletic teams, it's not thanks to a state of the art weight room.

Martinsville celebrates the Arts: Hooker Awards handed out  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE– Joan Montgomery and Ridgeway Signs were among the people and group celebrated for their involvement in the arts Thursday evening at ...

Magna Vista's Nance puts emphasis on growth  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY – “My favorite classes were always in the agriculture-horticulture department,” Lauren Nance said. “That was my reason for wanting to go to school ...

Forestry team picks up win for Magna Vista  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY–When most people go in the woods, they're not looking to differentiate between a tulip poplar and a red maple. However, that's not the case for the ...

Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr. looks for cup series success at...  WSLS 10

Darrell Wallace Jr. aka "Bubba" drove into the national spotlight when he finished second in the NASCAR cup series opener, the Daytona 500. Ahead of the STP ...

Ridgeway greets Warriors with parade  Martinsville Bulletin

What a day to be a Magna Vista Warrior,” Henry County school board member Dr. Joe DeVault said as he began speaking to a crowd of Magna Vista football ...

Rapid Reaction: Warriors advance to 3D semifinals with dominant win over Alleghany  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY – Magna Vista is no stranger to postseason play, especially at home in “The Hole.”

Comets fall to Magna Vista HS 14-6 in heartbreaker

RIDGEWAY — On a night on which the Halifax County High School football team badly needed a win, it was left to deal with a heartbreaker.

Bulldogs pull out improbable 41-39 victory over Dan River

RIDGEWAY — Martinsville's Dasyne Hairston got exactly 12.5 seconds of playing time Friday night in the Region 2C boys basketball semifinals.

The Places You’ll Go: Residents celebrate Seuss’s birthday by reading  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY–”The more that you read, the more things you will know.” That was Theodor Geisel's argument, when asked why people should read books.

First-half run lifts JV boys | Prep Sports

It took the Halifax County High School junior varsity boys basketball a little time to get going in Friday night's game against Magna Vista High School at Magna ...

Student News for June 2017  Martinsville Bulletin

A look at graduations, honors, awards and scholarships.

Henry County Parks and Recreation | Sport  Martinsville Bulletin

Henry County Parks and Recreation (HCPR) will hold a variety of activities throughout the summer.

MVHS graduate worked on new 'Star Wars' film  Martinsville Bulletin

Reminiscent of Han Solo's quote "Never tell me the odds," Ridgeway native Nick Hiatt, one of the art directors for the new movie "Star Wars: The Force Awakens ...

Metallica welcomes Virginia Tech in video appearance ahead of Notre Dame game  Martinsville Bulletin

BLACKSBURG — Throughout the week rumors circulated about a possible surprise appearance by Metallica ahead of Virginia Tech's primetime showdown ...

Virginia Tech defensive end Trevon Hill dismissed from team  Martinsville Bulletin

BLACKSBURG - Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente dismissed starting defensive end Trevon Hill from the team Sunday morning.

Traveon Redd eager to return for Wake Forest Football  247Sports

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A quick glance at the defensive statistics from Saturday night's Wake Forest Football scrimmage gives a small indication at how deep ...

Abdul-Mbacke files to run for Henry County school board  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE - Being the only school board candidate with children in county schools, Dr. Makunda Abdul-Mbacke feels she has an understanding of the ...

Taking the Stage: Henry County resident makes his television debut  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE – A 2011 Magna Vista High School graduate recently had the experience of a lifetime.

County schools to implement New Tech program | News  Franklin News Post

To provide students with an innovative, forward-thinking educational environment, educators have to ask themselves tough questions about what it means to be ...

Late miscues foil Comets in 29-8 loss to Magna Vista HS

A good first-half performance was followed by second-half miscues that left Halifax County High School with a 29-8 loss at the hands of Magna Vista High ...

Helping Hands: New Heights Foundation provides for schools, community groups  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE–When the New Heights Foundation's president Lucas Moyer first started New Heights Community Support in 2014, he did so with a simple goal ...

HOOPS PREVIEW SERIES: Lady Bengals bring back bunch of seniors ready to compete  Martinsville Bulletin

Last season, Bassett's girls basketball team came into the year with a wealth of youth and only one senior.

Magna Vista teacher makes class a 'hoot'  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY – If there's any hooting at Magna Vista High School, it likely comes from Robb Herbst's classroom. However, the sounds don't originate from the ...

JV losing streak snapped with win over Magna Vista

The Halifax County High School junior varsity boys basketball team snapped its two-game losing streak Tuesday night with a 54-46 win over Magna Vista High ...

Magna Vista football defeats Heritage, heads to 3A West second round  Martinsville Bulletin

Magna Vista's defense started strong, then the Warriors' offense got rolling in the second quarter on the way to a 49-20 win over No. 13 Heritage in the opening ...

Christmas Parade to offer new features | News  Martinsville Bulletin

The 65th annual Martinsville-Henry County Christmas Parade will usher in the season with some small changes and familiar faces.

James Monroe falls to Magna Vista in 3A state semifinal

RIDGEWAY—The high-water mark for James Monroe's football team probably came near the muddy, soggy 2-yard mark at Magna Vista High School midway ...

Comets spikers edge Magna Vista, remain unbeaten | Prep Sports

It wasn't the best match the Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team has played this season, but the Comets prevailed at the end when it counted.

Comets girls blast Magna Vista | Prep Sports

Raegan Ridgeway hurled a one-hit shutout with nine strikeouts, and Halifax County High School slugged its way past Magna Vista High School 13-0 on ...

Club News and Events for Oct. 2  Martinsville Bulletin

The Fontaine Ruritan Club held its annual *Service* Awards meeting in September.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL WEEK 7: Smith River Classic game highlights PD schedule  Martinsville Bulletin

MAGNA VISTA (4-1). HOSTS BASSETT (2-3). The Smith River Classic Trophy heads to Ridgeway this week as Magna Vista and Bassett's football teams throw ...

Cerebral Palsy Doesn't Stop Magna Vista Senior From Becoming HC Queen  WSET

Henry Co., VA - Magna Vista High School in Ridgeway celebrated their homecoming festivities Friday night, and for newly crowned queen Christina Ruiz, it was ...

Lack of patience, turnovers costly to Comets in 39-38 loss to Magna Vista High School

After having lost its last two games, the Halifax County High School boys basketball team was looking to get back on track in Tuesday night's Piedmont District ...

School board requests funding for Bengal Tech  Martinsville Bulletin

At its meeting Thursday night, the Henry County School Board approved requesting that $350000 of the fiscal year 2015 carry forward balance, originally ...

A Lyrical Gift: Da Capo uses music to help students communicate  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY – Some children couldn't see the instruments they were playing. Others couldn't stand with the choir.

Hard work pays off for Harvest Youth Board  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE – Five members of the Harvest Foundation Youth Board turned Martinsville High School's cafeteria into a formal dining room Tuesday evening.

New choral group begins to perform  Martinsville Bulletin

A new local music school is looking to its next term after holding its first series of performances.

Catch ‘Em All: Teacher’s app helps students learn history  Martinsville Bulletin

RIDGEWAY — Pikachu, Eevee and Charizard gave way to Marco Polo, astronauts and the Vikings in Sara Davis-Leonard's World History II class at Magna Vista ...

Franklin County to develop 'school within a school' concept for 100 8th graders next year  Roanoke Times

Franklin County will be only the second school district in the state to implement the New Tech program.

All-Timesland 2018: Football | Football |  Roanoke Times

Grayson Overstreet and Noah Overstreet are the Players of the Year.

Area Roundup: Bassett golf wins Piedmont District match  Martinsville Bulletin

GOLF. Bassett wins Piedmont District match. Bassett's golf team shot 301 as a team Monday to win a Piedmont District match at Olde Mill Golf Course in Laurel ...

Davenport Energy awards $31,000 in education grants | Education

Davenport Energy Inc. in Chatham will award $31000 in ExxonMobil Educational Alliance grants to schools in Virginia and North Carolina.

Lady Comets look for Senior Night win | Prep Sports

Friday night will be Senior Night for the Halifax County High School varsity softball team, if weather and field conditions permit, with the Comets facing Tunstall ...

Alleghany High School girls basketball coach killed in car crash  Roanoke Times

Danny Keene died Sunday in West Virginia on the eve of the season opener.

Comets softball edged in doubleheader | Prep Sports

Unable to string enough hits together at key times, the Halifax County High School softball team dropped a close, intense doubleheader Saturday to Roxboro ...

Comets looking to maintain momentum | Prep Sports

Some good things have happened for the Halifax County High School varsity football team in the past week.

Comets take fourth win in a row; roll over Dan River HS 9-1

There have been times this season when Halifax County High School's baseball team has struggled at the plate. Tuesday night was not one of them.

Grandfather clock a popular trophy in all of sports

It's a trophy that everyone who races in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series wants.

Let there be light: In $5 million project, Martinsville Speedway to install LED illumination

NASCAR's Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway went later than usual last year after numerous cautions, nearly forcing officials to call the race ...

March 2017 NASCAR News Archive  ESPN

A comprehensive listing of all news posted on the site in March 2017.

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