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Former NASCAR driver Hermie Sadler declares state Senate candidacy

Del. Emily Brewer, R-Isle of Wight, will face retired NASCAR driver Hermie Sadler of Emporia in a June ...

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Windsor Town Council sets work session on strategic plan, ARPA funds

The Windsor Town Council made plans during its Nov. 1 meeting to reconvene Wednesday, Dec. 7, to discuss ...

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Windsor makes appointment to commission, still seeks BZA candidates

The town of Windsor is continuing its search for residents willing to serve a five-year term on the ...

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Chilly cool on the Blackwater

By Jeff Turner RiverGuard Report Spirit of Moonpie and I spent November the 13th through the 15th on ...

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IWA cross country teams step up at states

By James J. Lidington Isle of Wight Academy When the state private school cross country meet was moved ...

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IWA football moves to No. 3 in VISAA Div. III

By James J. Lidington Isle of Wight Academy   FOOTBALL Isle of Wight Academy’s Jackson Cofer rushed for ...

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Keep it local… shop small in Franklin Southampton

By Karl T. Heck Franklin Southampton Economic Development Inc. Saturday, Nov. 26, is Small Business Saturday. For over ...

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Isle of Wight Academy Honor Roll

Isle of Wight Academy Students making Honor Roll for the First Nine Weeks “A’s”/”B’s” *Students making all “A’s” ...

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Wooster, Maresh bring conservative majority to School Board

Isle of Wight County’s School Board will have a new conservative majority as a result of last week’s ...

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Kiggans defeats Luria for 2nd District Congressional seat

State Sen. Jen Kiggans, R-Virginia Beach, ousted U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va., from the 2nd Congressional District seat. ...

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Honoring the service of all

Perfect lines of 42-inch-high white gravestones, uniformly spaced, each with a small flag placed in front of it, ...

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Thomas Woods Trail detour starting Nov. 7

The Virginia Department of Transportation will close a portion of Thomas Woods Trail (Route 614) in Isle of ...

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Planners OK expanding solar farm in southern Isle of Wight

Developers looking to add acreage to a planned solar farm received a favorable vote from Isle of Wight ...

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Isle of Wight Mission of Hope dissolves

After two years of inactivity, Isle of Wight County’s Mission of Hope homeless shelter has dissolved. From the ...

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FERC wants more input on IW-Surry gas pipeline expansion

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is seeking additional public input on the environmental impacts of a proposed natural ...

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Wooster, Maresh outspend opponents in School Board race

Isle of Wight County School Board candidates Mark Wooster and Jason Maresh have vastly outspent their opponents. Wooster, ...

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Vines fined $2,100 for missing deadline to report campaign finances

Isle of Wight County’s Voter Registrar’s Office has fined School Board candidate Michael Vines $2,100 for missing multiple ...

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Council returns refund to help fund new CAD system

The Windsor Town Council voted 4-0 on Tuesday, Nov. 1, to place a nearly $13,400 refund received by ...

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Regional library to hold Santa for Seniors Donation Drive

Blackwater Regional Library will host a holiday donation drive, “Santa for Seniors,” to collect items for senior citizens ...

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IWA sports: Chargers strengthen playoff spot

By James J. Lidington Isle of Wight Academy   FOOTBALL Isle of Wight Academy’s varsity football team solidified ...