WSWV News Archive

Food Supply

The Family Crisis Support Services, Inc will be distributing milk, eggs, bread, and peanut butter on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 1-4 pm at the Red Barn Thrift Store located in the Magic Mart Shopping Center in Norton.

Sheriff’s report on snow

The Lee County Sheriff's Department, National Guard, Jonesville Police Department, Pennington Gap Police Department, EMS workers/volunteers throughout the county, The First United Methodist Church of Jonesville, town employees and VDOT have been working hard to assist the citizens of Lee County. The departments have made delivers to over 600 citizens in the county since Tuesday […]

person of interest

PERSON OF INTEREST If anyone has any information on this person, please contact the Lee County Sheriff's Office at (276) 346-7777. Thank You.      


Lee County residents who have suffered damages to residential or commercial property due to the winter storm and heavy snow accumulation are encouraged to file a report with the Lee County Building Inspector's office at 276-346-7715 Residents with damages to farm and agricultural property should file a report with the Lee County Extension Office at […]

Lee Theatre

First Baptist Church in Pennington Gap is sponsoring the movie "God's Not Dead" on February 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm. The admission is free Band X in concert is on March 6, 2015 7:00 pm Admission is $5.00

Lee County State of Emergency

The Lee County Emergency Management Director has declared that a local emergency exists in Lee County due to the weather. Declaration was made at 10:15 am February 24, 2015. Lee County has submitted a request to the State Emergency Operations Center for State assistance of food and water for residents throughout the county that are […]

Fire claimed a life

A house fire claimed a man's life in Wise County, VA Denver Creed Holdbrook, Jr  was discovered inside the home on Sunday night. The home was engulfed in flames and police say no foul play and the death being investigated by the Wise county Sheriff's Department along with the Virginia State Police.

Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors held their monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 17.  The Board passed a motion to extend the line of credit by $50,000 for a loan to the Lee County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) to the Tobacco Commission as a payment. E-911 director, Alan Bailey reported that total number of calls 4,817 with […]

Boil water advisory

Town of Pound, VA and Castlewood, VA has issued a boil water advisory for all customers that is experiencing low water pressure. The authority is asking customers to bring all tap water to a rolling boil for one minute and let it cool before using. Russell County customers with leaks should call the Castlewood Water […]

Galaxy meeting

Galaxy Land Company is proposing re-zoning in the Dryden area and will be holding a public information session on Thursday, February 19 at 6:00 pm in the Dryden Elementary Cafeteria. The session is to answer questions and address any concerns of the homeowners and landowners in the area.