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Petersburg Group Helps People Celebrate Thanksgiving
Petersburg Team Fights Food Insecurity Over Thanksgiving Holiday

PETERSBURG – The pandemic won’t stop over 8,100 Petersburg residents from enjoying a Thanksgiving dinner this year.

Adoptable dog S'mores bundles up for a chilly winter season. Contributed photo.
Be Careful What You Give Pets on Thanksgiving, SPCA Warns

MARTINSVILLE-Be careful what you give pets on Thanksgiving.

Students and garden club members pose with coloring books. 

(Back row, from left): Nancy Baker, Anne Vipperman Madonia and Cindy Edgerton 

(Front row, from left): Harmon McClain, Becky Farrar and Cedar Wade. Contributed photo.
Getting Creative Through Coloring: Virginia Garden Groups Encourage Kids to Go Outside

AXTON – The Martinsville Garden Club and Garden Study Club recently gave students at Carlisle School a surprise.

Joanie Petty, CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of the Blue Ridge, received the group's highest honor.
Boys and Girls Club Honors Virginia Woman With Their Top Award

MARTINSVILLE – One Martinsville woman recently received the shock of a lifetime.

Kitchen Stays Open in Richmond
‘The Kitchen’ Is Feeding Everyone on the Front Lines of Richmond Protests

RICHMOND- After spending months in prison, 37-year-old Rashawn Dawkins could've gone back to selling drugs.

Pandemic Changes Christmas Program
Can Christmas Cheer Happen in a Pandemic? Patrick County Believes So.

STUART - COVID-19 didn’t stop a longstanding tradition at Legacy Insurance and Financial Services in Patrick County.

A Roanoke rescue team welcomed 13 dogs from South Korea on Saturday. Contributed photo.
Virginia Rescue Group Saves Dogs From South Korean Meat Farm

ROANOKE – Over the weekend, members from Angels of Assisi drove to Maryland to assist with a rescue.