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  • Police: Va. fisherman’s death appears accidental

    GRETNA, Va. (AP) — Police say the death of a Danville fisherman appears to be accidental. The Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office tells media outlets that 39-year-old Larry Wayne Miller drowned after a canoe flipped. Police…

  • Danville child dies after being hit by school bus

    DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Danville toddler has died after he was hit by a city school bus. Danville police say in a news release that 20-month-old Tayshaun Gregory Glenn Jackson of Danville got in…

  • New Va. Lottery game has 1st $1 million winner

    DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Lottery’s new Money Ball game has its first $1 million winner. The Lottery says in a news release that a ticket purchased in Danville for the Oct. 1 drawing…

  • Danville building damaged by explosion coming down

    DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — An apartment building in Danville damaged by an explosion and fire will be demolished. City inspections supervisor Charles Fulcher tells The Danville Register & Bee (http://bit.ly/1zDqvdv) that Marshall Construction has applied…

  • Va. stalking suspect arrested a 2nd time in W.Va.

    DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man arrested on a fugitive from justice warrant earlier this month in West Virginia has been arrested a second time after authorities said he failed to turn himself in…

  • National register adds Danville neighborhood

    DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Danville neighborhood that once catered to textile and tobacco-processing workers has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. The city says the Mechanicsville Historic District began in the…

  • Charlottesville company plans Danville operation

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A company created by University of Virginia researchers plans to launch an operation in Danville that could create 127 jobs. The Virginia Tobacco Commission approved a $2 million research and development…