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Change through dialogue – PD responds to ‘list of demands’ from group

Some ongoing meetings between local agencies and the Change group, which is demanding more transparency in things like policing and hiring practices, has provoked a ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Thursday, October 15, 2020 7:45 pm


Director/actor says next WTH play about kindergarteners perfectly timed; will offer some appreciation for the simple things in life 

Director Julie Taylor says the title of the next show at West T. Hill Community Theatre can be a bit deceiving. “All I Really Need ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 11:45 am


Shepherd’s House only in state to receive grant aimed at expanding inmate re-entry program with Boyle jail 

Shepherd’s House was the focus of a huge announcement this week: it was chosen to receive a grant worth $433,000 from the United States Department ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Thursday, October 8, 2020 6:43 pm


United for a Change group works to circulate demands

Although productive meetings held, online vitriol creates hard barrier to understanding Members of United for Change-Danville have been making rounds with local government, law enforcement ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 11:29 am


Sheriff says claims of targeting African American community are false 

Boyle County Sheriff Derek Robbins says his agency is used to public criticism. It comes with the territory, he says, especially where social media is ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:05 pm


As scams rise during COVID, con artists still focus on seniors 

In a recent meeting hosted by the National Consumers League, which focused on the spike of scams during the health pandemic, a disturbing statistic was ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:23 am


West T. Hill performances offered to limited audiences

This weekend won’t be Karen Logue and Dale Kihlman’s first time partnering up to present  “The Diaries of Adam and Eve,” a humorous short story ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:51 pm


AG calls scam increases during COVID ‘alarming’ 

Experts warn that no one is immune; fast-money scams out to trick those in need of jobs, among many others   Although many things have ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Monday, September 7, 2020 1:38 pm


Teens speak out about former DHS teacher after investigation into sexual messages

After a former Danville High School teacher’s sexual message to a newly graduated student was posted by her mother on social media, he reached out ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Monday, August 31, 2020 3:03 pm


Bell resigns as parks director, says he experienced ‘frustrations along the way’; Open records request made to city to obtain information surrounding ‘investigation’

Although speculation has been circulating throughout the community about the resignation of Danville/Boyle County Parks and Recreation Director John Bell, the city and Bell are ... Read more

by Bobbie Curd, Friday, August 28, 2020 10:36 am

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