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Windsor Town Council adopts budget, rates

The Windsor Town Council voted unanimously 4-0 on June 8 to adopt a $3.7 million fiscal year 2021-22 draft budget and the tax and water ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Windsor High graduates 139

Windsor High School salutatorian Leah Carroll lives in a rural home without internet access. When she began her senior year this past September amid a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

Staffing turnover impacts auditing process

Key staffing turnover for the Town of Windsor led to a significantly delayed auditing process for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020. Aaron Hawkins, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Can localities opt out of legal marijuana?

Yes and no, county attorney says Virginia cities, counties and towns that wish to prevent retail marijuana stores from opening within their borders will have ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

Camp center to reopen

Camp Community College’s Smithfield Center will soon reopen after a 16-month closure. The center, which has been closed since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Farmers Bank provides learning resources to area schools

Farmers Bank stepped up to make partial or full remote learning in the wake of COVID-19 easier. A press release stated that thanks to Farmers ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Supt. briefs School Board on transgender law

A state law passed in 2020 requires all Virginia public schools to adopt policies pertaining to transgender students by the start of the 2021-2022 school ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

isle of wight county schools valedictorians and salutatorians 2021

IW high schools announce 2021 valedictorians, salutatorians

Smithfield and Windsor high schools, on June 10, announced their top students for the class of 2021. Smithfield High’s valedictorian is Michelle Endrusick. She will ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Last-minute changes to Windsor, Smithfield graduations

Heavy rain forecasts June 10 and 11 are likely to make the football fields at Smithfield and Windsor high schools unusable for the graduations scheduled ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Stephen Faleski.

Reactions to the lifting of the universal indoor mask mandate

The lifting of the state’s universal indoor mask mandate has been met by different reactions from people in the region, with some finding it long ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

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