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Stephanie Boyd of Martinsville Middle School credits students with making her school district's best  Martinsville Bulletin

Stephanie Boyd said she is a good teacher because of her students.

Martinsville High School band to raise money on race day with parking program  Martinsville Bulletin

The Martinsville High School Band Boosters will be parking cars at BB&T Bank in Ridgeway on Sunday as fans come to the area to attend the STP 500 race at.

North/South Indiana All-Star Classic doubleheader set for Saturday at Martinsville  Indianapolis Star

Girls-boys doubleheader begins at 1 p.m. at Martinsville High School.

Lane Restrictions Continue On State Road 37 In Martinsville  Indiana Public Media

Drivers could experience delays on State Road 37 just north of Martinsville because of lane restrictions happening over the next ten days. Transportation ...

Gladish to play on North/South team | Local Sports  Washington Times Herald

MARTINSVILLE - An elite group of Indiana's senior basketball players will convene at John R. Wooden Gymnasium at Martinsville High School on Saturday, ...

Sports Shorts: March 31 | Sports  News Dispatch

Wolves Noveroske tabbed to play in All-Star Classic.

TOMS, Margaret | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

TOMS Margaret Spencer Shackelford October 31, 1922 April 17, 2019 Margaret Spencer Shackelford Toms, called Margie by her family and friends, di.

Sports Shorts: April  The Herald Argus

Slicers baseball twin bill postponed. La Porte's baseball doubleheader at Logansport on Saturday was postponed due to wet weather. No make-up date has ...

Events in Martinsville area: April 4 | Announcements  Martinsville Bulletin

... » Piedmont Estates and Stoney Mountain Neighborhood Watch Meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at Refuge Church of Deliverance, 718 Stoney Mountain Road, ...

Events around Martinsville area: April 2 | Lifestyles  Martinsville Bulletin

... » The Mildred Lee Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy will meet at 2 p.m. in the War Room of the Bassett Historical Center. President Charla ...

HOPKINS, Randolph | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

HOPKINS Randolph October 13, 1954 April 16, 2019 Randolph (Randy) Hopkins, 64, of Martinsville, Va., passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at SOVA.

GIVENS, Lois Ann | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

GIVENS Lois Ann December 11, 1925 April 3, 2019 Lois Ann Givens, 93, devoted wife and mother, passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at the home.

JVs blank Dan River, then crush Martinsville | Prep Sports

The Halifax County High School junior varsity baseball team recorded back-to-back shutouts in its pair of late-week contests, crushing Martinsville High School ...

EPPERLY JR., Herbert Dailey | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

EPPERLY JR. Herbert Dailey May 20, 1949 April 11, 2019 Herbert (Pete) Dailey Epperly Jr., 69, of Martinsville, Va., passed away on Thursday, Apri.

'She's lived with us and grown with us, and she's learned what we learned.'  Martinsville Bulletin

Tina Jackson has lived and grown with the Ray family, said her sister Sabrina Ray — and Ray just wishes everyone else would realize how good family taking ...

Martinsville Martinsville High School accused of omitting threat detail Matthew McClellan 11:52 PM, Jan 28  WRTV Indianapolis

Martinsville High School principal, Nick Sears, sent out an email last Thursday notifying parents that the school was investigating "graffiti" on a men's bathroom ...

Area girls lead North all-stars | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

MARTINSVILLE – It was one of their final opportunities to compete as high school basketball players, and Carissa Garcia, Sydney Freeman and Grac ...

JV girls, Martinsville battle to 1-1 deadlock | Prep Sports

The Halifax County High School junior varsity girls soccer team put up a good fight Friday night, tying MartinsvilleHigh School 1-1 at Martinsville High School.

Doug and Telisha Williams of Martinsville — the Wild Ponies — and Dean Owens ride home on Thursday  Martinsville Bulletin

Nashville musicians Doug and Telisha Williams are excited to be coming back home — and bringing Americana-music sensation Dean Owens of Scotland with ...

Four-state Midwest Challenge in April will feature several of state's top seniors  Indianapolis Star

Several of the state's top boys basketball seniors will participate in a one-day event in April featuring other top prospects from Ohio, Michigan and Wisconsin.

LEAVITT, Frances Martin Shackelford | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

LEAVITT Frances Martin Shackelford February 8, 1926 March 23, 2019 Frances Martin Shackelford Leavitt, widow of the late Brooks Russell Leavit.

Comets boys fall to Martinsville | Prep Sports

The Halifax County High School varsity boys soccer team fell behind early and never recovered in a 5-0 loss to Martinsville High School in a Piedmont District ...

EANES, Donald Lee | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

EANES Donald Lee March 14, 1961 April 2, 2019 Donald Lee Eanes, 58, of Martinsville, Va., climbed the stairway to Heaven on Tuesday, April 2, 2.

Alison Parker's father writes the book on his efforts to create new gun-control laws  Martinsville Bulletin

There was standing room only as Andy Parker, with editor Ben Williams, talked about his book, “For Alison — the Murder of a Young Journalist and a Father's ...

Martinsville man promoted by Air Force  Martinsville Bulletin

Martinsville man promoted by Air Force. Air Force Lt. Col. James M. Mitchell of Martinsville has been selected for promotion to the rank of colonel. The son of Bill ...

Comer makes All Star Classic roster | Local Sports  Greensburg Daily News

GREENSBURG — Greensburg basketball senior Drew Comer, a Bellarmine University commit, will be taking the court on Saturday at Martinsville High School ...

NOTEBOOK: Barnes, Gross and Matthews to play in North-South All-Star Game  Newsandtribune

Three local basketball players are scheduled to participate in the 31st annual North/South Indiana All-Star Classic on Saturday at Martinsville High School.

7eventh Time Down and Jason Gray to perform at 'Nights of Worship' event at Linn Park Amphitheater  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MARTINSVILLE — Elevate Praise is sponsoring 7eventh Time Down's “Brand New Day Tour” with Jason Gray and Cloverton in a free concert on Saturday, May ...

Combs, Plunkett both set to play in all-star events this weekend  The Banner-Graphic

Cloverdale's Tori Combs and South Putnam's Allen Plunkett will be competing in all-star basketball competitions this weekend. Tori Combs. Combs, who will ...

Superintendent Zeb Talley has a gym of an idea for Martinsville High School  Martinsville Bulletin

Martinsville City Public Schools' Superintendent Zeb Talley has said he wants to build a “community gymnasium” on the campus of Martinsville High School.

The Stroller: Of a brewery, bunnies and boldness  Martinsville Bulletin

TODAY'S WORD is redaction. It means to select or adapt (as by obscuring or removing sensitive information) for publication or release. "The report itself would ...

County duo in North-South All-Star game  Vincennes Sun Commercial

Rivet's Grace Waggoner and North Knox's Makinzi Meurer have been selected to play in the North-South All-Star Classic presented by McDonald's, announced ...

David Lowell McClellan  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

David Lowell McClellan, 63, of Paris, Ill., formerly of Marshall and Martinsville, passed away at 2:45 a.m. Friday (March 22, 2019) at Twin Lakes Rehab & Health ...

District judge to decide whether former principal's suit against Martinsville school board continues  Martinsville Bulletin

ROANOKE — A federal judge soon will decide whether the Martinsville School Board will have to prove to a jury that it didn't discriminate against Angie ...

SPORTS DIGEST: Newman, Noveroske chosen to play in North-South Classic

Valparaiso's Brandon Newman and Michigan City's Hannah Noveroske have been selected to play in the 31st annual North-South All-Star Classic.

SOVA Hoops All-Star Game Led By Top Players And Coaches  The Roanoke Star

SOVA Hoops All-Star coaches Troy Wells and Page Moir (Far left) with their players and SOVA Hoops organizers Micah Boyd and Ethan Humphries (Far right).

Martinsville High School has six year plan to add community gym  WDBJ7

By 2022, Martinsville High School will have a gym the entire community can use.

The Stroller: From piano playing to pancake slaying  Martinsville Bulletin

TODAY'S WORD is francophone. Example: “Lara, a 15-year-old transgender girl who aspires to be a professional ballerina, moves with her supportive ...

Sports Shorts: April 11  The Herald Argus

LP athletic events postponed Wednesday. Some La Porte athletic events were postponed on Wednesday due to rain. The La Porte varsity and JV baseball ...

Sports briefs for Thursday, April 4 | Local Sports

Skaggs to compete in North/South game. Logansport's Sam Skaggs is set to compete in the 31st annual North/South Indiana All-Star Classic on Saturday at the ...

Rooster Walk 11 announces full band lineup  Augusta Free Press

Sam Bush Band, Steep Canyon Rangers, Sierra Hull and Ghost Light are among the bands announced for the 11th annual Rooster Walk Music & Arts Festival.

Meet the artist: Tim Knickerbocker | News, Sports, Jobs  Minot Daily News

Current Hometown: Minot Where can we see your work? Mouse River Players Community Theatre productions Do you have work for sale? No In what media do ...

High school students ready to serve their community for Thanksgiving  Martinsville Bulletin

The cool temperatures didn't stop the Harvest Foundation Youth Board members from hefting oversized box after oversized box off a delivery truck parked in ...

Martinsville Schools Superintendent Zeb Talley earns new contract, raise  Martinsville Bulletin

The Martinsville School Board approved Monday night a new 3-year contract for Superintendent Zeb Talley that will increase his total income by 10 percent.

Building a Community: School district officials push for new gym  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE– Martinsville City Public Schools Superintendent Zeb Talley wants to build a community gymnasium on the campus of Martinsville High School.

Sports Shorts: April 6 | Sports  News Dispatch

MC middle school football callout. Michigan City High School will host a middle school football callout at noon today for parents of students going into seventh or ...

Martinsville HS tops Comets 64-51 in district tournament semi-final game

MARTINSVILLE — Halifax County High School's run in the Piedmont District Tournament was a short one.

The Stroller: This music is familiar to our ears  Martinsville Bulletin

TODAY'S WORD is wend. Bubba and Juanita wended their way through the cars and crowds of the parking lot high on the hill to get down to the speedway, ...

Martinsville's hot streak continues with rugged win over Decatur Central  Indianapolis Star

MARTINSVILLE – Entering Friday night's Mid-State Conference showdown between Martinsville and Decatur Central, the fifth-ranked Artesians sat three spots ...

Comets look to even slate tonight against Martinsville High School

The Halifax County High School varsity football team will be looking for its third victory of the season and second in a row Friday night when it hits the road to ...

Virginia Supt. James F. Lane has some good things to say about Henry County, Martinsville schools  Martinsville Bulletin

Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction James F. Lane visited Henry County Public Schools last Thursday, toured its Career Academy and helped to ...

I-69 Section 6 Underway In Martinsville  WFYI

Construction is part of I-69 Section 6 that links Martinsville to Indianapolis. The route will run along existing State Road 37.

Health forcing Freeland to step down as Martinsville baseball coach  Martinsville Bulletin

Martinsville's baseball team finished last season without Head Coach Will Freeland. Freeland was forced to miss the final few games due to health reasons.

Martinsville woman raising money to help Bennett College meet its fundraising goal  Martinsville Bulletin

Martinsville High School graduate Kionna Mills, a Bennett student, is using sales from her Mary Kay products to contribute toward a $5 million goal.

Martinsville students score well in national academic competition  WRTV Indianapolis

The Martinsville High School academic decathlon has completed an excellent year, winning the state championship and placing high in the nationals held in ...

H.S. boys basketball: Draper, Wooden lead Northside past Martinsville  Roanoke Times

Kasey Draper's father played basketball at Martinsville High School.

High school students try iRacing simulation at Martinsville Speedway  WSET

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- NASCAR driver and Liberty University junior William Byron stopped by the Martinsville Speedway to talk with local high school ...

Bears trade Howard to Eagles for late pick | Sports | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The Philadelphia Eagles have acquired running back Jordan Howard from the Chicago Bears for a conditional sixth-round pick in next year's NFL draft. ...

2018 Bulletin Athlete of the Year: Martinsville's Nigal Davis  Martinsville Bulletin

When Nigal Davis returned to Martinsville just before his junior year of high school, many athletes and parents in the area remembered watching the elite athlete ...

Third quarter woes lead to first loss for Bull Dogs  The Republic

MARTINSVILLE — The Columbus North girls basketball team gained momentum and went on a 6-0 run to end the first half and put them into the lead.At the start ...

Federal judge denies school board's motion to dismiss lawsuit  Martinsville Bulletin

DANVILLE –After hearing arguments from lawyers on both sides on Friday, a federal judge denied the Martinsville School Board's motion to dismiss a ...

The Stroller: Sometimes you have to baby them  Martinsville Bulletin

TODAY'S WORD is drolly. Example: Steve McPeak, who plays Father Drobney in TheatreWorks' “Don't Drink the Water,” rolled his eyes and said drolly that ...

A Time To Celebrate: Martinsville students honored with 'Big M' awards  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE–Twenty-nine Martinsville High School seniors were honored with the school district's highest academic award – the Big M Trophy – at a ...

Comets JV girls fall to Martinsville | Prep Sports

Struggling with injuries and illness, the Halifax County High School junior varsity girls basketball team found itself in an uphill struggle Friday night, falling to ...

I-69 Section 6 Construction Activity Kicks Off In Martinsville

(MARTINSVILLE) - Warmer weather means construction on I-69 Section 6 will begin in earnest this week. Today, Milestone Contractors and subcontractor crews ...

Photos: Martinsville defense stifles Hawks  Indianapolis Star

Decatur Central's Parker Harrington (8) is unable to get to the ball on a pass during the first half of Martinsville vs. Decatur Central High School varsity football ...

Martinsville veteran offers to help residents get to the polls  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE – Flat tire? No gas? Broken toe? No problem! Those willing to exercise their right to vote are welcome to catch a ride with combat veteran and ...

Comets win second in a row, blank Martinsville HS 42-0

MARTINSVILLE — There were plenty of smiles to go around after the Halifax County High School football team's Piedmont District game against Martinsville ...

INDOT Proposal Calls For Closing Portion Of SR 37 In Martinsville During I-69 Construction  Indiana Public Media

The Indiana Department of Transportation wants to close a portion of State Road 37 in Martinsville in 2021 to finish I-69 construction. The agency announced the ...

New Martinsville SR 37 Bridge Construction To Begin Mid-February  Indiana Public Media

Work is scheduled to begin on new road and bridge construction spanning State Road 37 in Martinsville next month. The new access will help ease east-west ...

Bloomfield pulls out Class A regional win  Indianapolis Star

Bloomfield High School comes through with a 52-50 win over Greenwood Christian Academy to win the boys Class A regional at Martinsville High School.

JV boys top Martinsville | Prep Sports

The Halifax County High School junior varsity boys basketball team kept its win streak alive Tuesday night, topping Martinsville High School 42-34 at Halifax ...

Martinsville school board finalizes 2018-19 calendar  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE – Students in Martinsville City Public Schools will return to classes on Aug. 8 following their summer break this year.

Lady Comets stun Martinsville in 53-49 win | Prep Sports

Christmas may have made an early arrival for the Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team.

Martinsville's Mark Ivey named App State interim head coach  Martinsville Bulletin

Appalachian State has named Mark Ivey its interim head football coach.

INDOT To Hear Public Input In Martinsville On I-69 Section 6 Design  Indiana Public Media

The Indiana Department of Transportation will host a public meeting in Martinsville Monday to get feedback on design additions and adjustments to I-69 Section ...

Dozens of Indiana high schools report 0 bullying incidents – but parents disagree  WRTV Indianapolis

Bailey Liscomb is a 17-year old lesbian living in Martinsville. And that, she says, makes her a target.

Martinsville High recognizes academic achievement  Martinsville Bulletin

Congratulations to the following students, who made the honor roll for the third quarter at Martinsville High School.

Noblesville incident marks third Central Indiana school shooting in 7 years  WTHR

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (WTHR) — Friday's active shooter incident at Noblesville West Middle School is the third central Indiana school shooting incident in the last ...

Martinsville ISD installs door barriers in effort to improve district's safety  KTRE

Martinsville Independent School District. Home of the Fighting Pirates. The mascot may look mean enough to protect the 400 students, but these days security ...

State plans public meeting on I-69 extension between Martinsville and Indianapolis  WRTV Indianapolis

The Indiana Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing on the extension of I-69 between Martinsville and Indianapolis on September 17 at 6:30 ...

A Day of the 'Big M': Martinsville students honored  Martinsville Bulletin

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Harvest Foundation offering free Thanksgiving meals  Martinsville Bulletin

The call line is open for community members who would like free meals delivered to them Nov. 21, from the Harvest Youth Board's W. Dan Prince III ...

Martinsville man headed to Charlotte to officiate ACC Championship  WDBJ7

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) - A Martinsville man is headed to the ACC championship game next week! He won't be on the field, but he will be locked in ...

Martinsville council, school superintendent removed from discrimination lawsuit  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE-There's only one defendant left in a lawsuit brought by the former principal of Martinsville High.

Brewster Walk returns to Martinsville  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE-The fourth annual Brewster Walk Craft Beer Festival & Concerts will take place Saturday.

'Mind Your Banners' podcast: Zach Osterman chats with Martinsville HS coach  Indianapolis Star

Another Mind Your Banners special! IU Insider Zach Osterman is joined by Carter Whitson, head football coach at Martinsville High School, to talk about his work ...

Cub Carnival in Martinsville uses community programs to help children and families learn about life  Martinsville Bulletin

Dee Joyce wears scrubs every day around children, and Beth Holyfield lets children listen to their hearts through her stethoscope.

Former Trafalgar elementary school has new owner, same plans  Daily Journal

A former elementary school in Trafalgar has a new owner but similar plans to turn the building into a business hub by leasing space inside. A Martinsville ...

New Classes, New Schools: First day arrives for local students  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE – They walked on sidewalks instead of red carpets and wore T-shirts instead of evening gowns, but otherwise, students entering Martinsville ...

NIT basketball preview: WSU Shockers vs. Indiana Hoosiers  Wichita Eagle

The Wichita State Shockers will play the Indiana Hoosiers in the NIT basketball tournament quarterfinals on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 6 p.m. Central time with ...

Martinsville woman killed in crash on Illinois Route 1  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MARSHALL -- A Martinsville woman was killed as the result of a two-vehicle collision Saturday morning on Illinois Route 1 south of Marshall in Clark County.

Head of the Class: Prillaman chosen as Martinsville's Teacher of the Year  Martinsville Bulletin

MARTINSVILLE – Chanda Prillaman, an eighth-grade teacher at Martinsville Middle School, was named the Martinsville City Public Schools' Teacher of the ...

What's for lunch? Here are the school lunch menus for Aug. 13 to Aug. 17  Martinsville Bulletin

Henry County Elementary Schools. Monday Breakfast: Cereal, yogurt, applesauce. Lunch: Hog dog or breaded chicken drumstick; corn muffins, baked beans, ...

'We need to acknowledge it': Martinsville tries to remake its racist image  Indianapolis Star

MARTINSVILLE – Forty-nine years after somebody drove a screwdriver into Carol Jenkins-Davis' heart and left the young African-American woman to die on ...

For Allison Foundation sends kids to the arts  Martinsville Bulletin

The late Alison Parker would have loved seeing the Southwest Virginia Ballet's “The Nutcracker” this December – but instead, 160 city fourth-graders saw it, ...

Looking Back on Southside: What was education like in early Henry County?  Martinsville Bulletin

Free public education was not available in colonial days.

FIZGIBBONS, LYNN WOODY | Obituaries  Martinsville Bulletin

FITZGIBBONS Lynn Woody August 19, 1954 February 22, 2019 Lynn Woody Fitzgibbons, 64, died Friday, February 22, 2019 at her home. She was born Aug.

MSD of Martinsville issues alert after threat directed at high school  Indianapolis Star

MSD of Martinsville has issued an alert after a threat was directed at Martinsville High School.

INDOT To Share I-69 Section 6 Design Updates For Martinsville

(MARTINSVILLE) - The Indiana Department of Transportation will host a public information meeting to share design additions and adjustments to the Martinsville ...

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