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Charges Pending Following Operation

SOUTHSIDE – A joint North Carolina-Virginia marijuana eradication operation July 25-26 yielded more than 800 plants seized in Granville, Vance and Warren counties. Two stolen vehicles were recovered as well.…

“Be on the Lookout”

“Be on the Lookout”

SOUTHSIDE – The South Hill Police Department has issued a “Be on the Lookout” alert for a wanted subject who is considered armed and dangerous. A man identified as William…

Robbery Suspect Sought

Robbery Suspect Sought

WYLLIESBURG – At approximately 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, August 9, a black male robbed Wilson’s Grocery in Wylliesburg. Money was taken and no one was injured during the incident. Anyone…

Journey of Hope Team Stops in Prince Edward and Charlotte County

Journey of Hope Team Stops in Prince Edward and Charlotte County

SOUTHSIDE – On Tuesday of this week team members from Journey of Hope traveled through Prince Edward and Charlotte Counties. In 1987, one man’s dream of riding his bike across…

Farmville Resident Seeks 60th District Seat

Farmville Resident Seeks 60th District Seat

By Crystal Vandegrift FARMVILLE – Farmville resident Jamaal Johnston has thrown his hat into the ring seeking to represent the 60th district in the House of Delegates. Johnston, who has…

Beltone Hearing Care Foundation Helps Those in Need

Beltone Hearing Care Foundation Helps Those in Need

Charlotte C.H. Man Gets Gift of Hearing Submitted Report John Gray of Charlotte Court House, Virginia is an incredibly lucky man! On top of surviving heart and aneurism surgery, he…

Holly Skelton Sentenced

Holly Skelton Sentenced

Prison Time and Restitution Ordered By Averett Jones, Editor, Southside Messenger Former Charlotte Court House town clerk Holly Skelton was sentenced in Charlotte County Circuit Court on Wednesday. Skelton was…

Have You Seen Him? Chase City Man Missing Since Tuesday, July 18

Have You Seen Him? Chase City Man Missing Since Tuesday, July 18

Chase City Police are asking for your assistance in looking for Nicholas Dale Clayton. He is missing and endangered from Chase City. Clayton is 33 years old and was last…

Child Killer Gets 25 Years

Child Killer Gets 25 Years

LUNENBURG – A Lunenburg County judge affirmed and ordered a 25-year prison sentence as recommended by a Lunenburg County jury on April 25th against Mario Davis who was convicted of…

Counterfeit Bills Found in the Chase City Area

Counterfeit Bills Found in the Chase City Area

CHASE CITY – Counterfeit money being passed along in the Chase City area has local authorities warning area businesses in Southside Virginia to be on high alert. A release from…

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