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Southside Messenger Victoria Office Settles in New Location

Southside Messenger Victoria Office Settles in New Location

VICTORIA – The Southside Messenger opened an office in Lunenburg in October 2015 in order to enhance and bring local citizens the best coverage of county news, sports and events.…

Two Arrested in Crystal Meth Bust

Two Arrested in Crystal Meth Bust

Staff Report DUNDAS – The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office has been conducting a lengthy drug investigation that concluded this month and led to the arrest of two Dundas residents. The…

Skipwith Convicted of Attempted B&E

Skipwith Convicted of Attempted B&E

Staff Report Ramir Alfonso Skipwith, a 28-year-old Rehoboth man, was convicted of Attempted Breaking and Entering after failing to successfully complete a probationary period on a diversion opportunity recently in…

Keysville Man Picked Up for Threatening Facebook Post

Keysville Man Picked Up for Threatening Facebook Post

Staff Report Brian O’Neil Scott,  a 27-year-old Keysville man, was convicted recently in Lunenburg Circuit Court of Threaten to Burn a Building for remarks he made on a Facebook message…

Don’t Rain On My Parade! – Wet, Wind Doesn’t Stop TPAC

Don’t Rain On My Parade! – Wet, Wind Doesn’t Stop TPAC

By Susan Jones The weather may not have cooperated for the 16th Annual Trucker’s Parade Against Cancer this past Saturday, but it didn’t stop nearly 200 drivers from showing up…

Three Face Drug Charges Following Friday Incident

Three Face Drug Charges Following Friday Incident

VICTORIA – A traffic stop in Victoria last Friday afternoon led to the arrest of three individuals on drug charges. The incident took place as Victoria Police Department Corporal Daniel…

Accident Claims Life of 8-Year-Old

Accident Claims Life of 8-Year-Old

MECKLENBURG – A Sunday morning wreck in Mecklenburg County injured two minors and claimed the life of their sibling in a tragic accident as sources indicate that the children and…

Night Club Shooting in Burkeville Kills One, Injures Two

Investigation continues following arrest of one Blackstone man BURKEVILLE – The Nottoway Sheriff’s Office and  Virginia State Police continue to investigate the shooting that occurred at Paris Inn (Night Club/Restaurant)…

Sheriff Jones Honored – Recognized as States Longest Serving Active Sheriff

Sheriff Jones Honored – Recognized as States Longest Serving Active Sheriff

CHARLOTTE COUNTY – Charlotte County Sheriff Thomas D. Jones was recently recognized for his work and service to Charlotte County and Virginia during the September service for  the Central Virginia…

VSP Asks for Public’s Help With Fatal Hit-and-Run

VSP Asks for Public’s Help With Fatal Hit-and-Run

STATEWIDE – The Virginia State Police identified a driver responsible for a fatal hit-and-run crash in Pittsylvania County. He is known to frequent counties in Central and Southside Virginia and…