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Police were holding two suspects at press time Tuesday in several recent break-ins covering multiple counties in the lake region. Warren County Sheriff’s Office Lt. J. Branch said he is unable to release anything more on the investigation of more than 15 break-ins in Warren, Halifax, and Northampton counties than that two people are currently in custody...


In a legal victory for the Commonwealth and Southern Virginia communities that have long opposed uranium mining, a federal court has upheld a decision to toss a lawsuit brought by Virginia Uranium

Capital News Service

A bill approved by the House on Friday would require Dominion Virginia Power to study whether its controversial coal ash ponds might pollute the water, but environmentalists say the legislation doesn’t do enough.

Lake Gaston Association

The March 1st Lake Gaston Association’s monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. will feature Fire Prevention & Emergency Response.


There are reports that there has been an increase in break-ins in Halifax, Northampton and Warren Counties in Lake Gaston. According to Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp, recently there were three break-ins in his county, three in Warren and nine in Northampton that were all located in proximity to Lake Gaston.


Work will continue on plans for the East Oaks, LLC Townhouse development, according to Warren County Planning and Zoning Director Ken Krulik.


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A $2,000 donation has poised the Roanoke-Wildwood Volunteer Fire Department to become one of the more technologically advanced of its kind in the Roanoke Valley.

Henderson Daily Dispatch

The reopening date for Middleburg Steak and Seafood House has been delayed until April as construction to repair damage from a fire last May continues.


Recently, the Morristown Homeowners Association (HOA) made its annual donation to Lake Gaston Fire & EMS in support of funding for continuing operations, underway building renovations and enhancement of services to the community.


he water is still flowing, according to Dominion Virginia Power. Representatives Corey Chamberlain and Will Miller acted as keynote speakers at the recent Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting and informed participants that since the implementation of the Quasi Run of the River (QRR) things are flowing smoothly.

Lake Gaston Guide

Dominion Power says recent rains have made it necessary to go into what they term "Flood Control" operation. That allows Dominion, which operates the Gaston Dam, to raise the water level in Lake Gaston above 201 feet (above sea level). Dominion says it may have to raise the lake to 201.5 feet starting Saturday.