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Found! – Howard Discovered Dead at Site of Automobile Crash

Found! – Howard Discovered Dead at Site of  Automobile Crash

LUNENBURG – The disappearance investigation of Lunenburg resident Ruth Alice Howard came to a tragic end on Sunday afternoon when her remains were discovered following a call for a traffic…

Messenger Postal Issues Resolved

By Averett Jones, Editor KEYSVILLE – As reported last month the Southside Messenger was having delivery problems with the Post Office. Since that article was written, we have been working…

One Killed in Friday Afternoon Wreck

Staff Report Virginia State Police Trooper J.T. Farris is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in Prince Edward County. The crash occurred Friday, January 20, at 12:40 p.m., on Route 460,…

Farmville Man Arrested for abduction, rape

Farmville Man Arrested for abduction, rape

FARMVILLE – A 23-year-old Farmville man has been arrested and charged with rape and abduction. According to police reports, Luis Eduardo Herrera has also been charged with forcible sodomy, making…

Driver Walks Away

Driver Walks Away

A two-vehicle accident occured Wednesday, January 18 at approximately 8:15 a.m. at the intersection of Old King’s Highway and Hwy. 360. The car was t-boned by a semi-truck. Miraculously, the…

Keysville Hires Town Manager

Keysville Hires Town Manager

KEYSVILLE – Dennis Carney of Buckingham has been employed as Keysville’s first town manager. Carney left the town of Windsor where he was the Planning and Zoning director for the…

Welcome Home Carson!

Welcome Home Carson!

Team Carson Supporters Gather to Celebrate His Homecoming By April Hall, Staff Writer RED OAK – After 19 weeks and four days, the McCall family heard the words they had…

Investigation of Williams Disappearance Continues – One Year Later and Still No Leads

Investigation of Williams Disappearance Continues – One Year  Later and Still No Leads

Staff Report There was a discovery by a hunter of remains in Lunenburg at the end of 2016 that are believed to be that of missing Kenbridge woman, Virginia Edmonds.…

Wanted! – Sheriff’s Office Looking for Public Assistance in Recent Break-ins Investigation

Wanted! – Sheriff’s Office Looking for Public Assistance in Recent Break-ins Investigation

CHARLOTTE COUNTY – The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate several break-ins in the county recently.  They are now asking for the public’s help following recent video and…

Local Teen Dies In Hunting Accident

Local Teen Dies In Hunting Accident

PHENIX – Citizens of Charlotte County were stunned by the loss of sixteen year old Carter Thomas White of Phenix who died after being shot in a hunting accident that…