Martinsville, Virginia


September 2015

MURA Announces Oktoberfest Rain Date

Oktoberfest rescheduled for October 17th 

Bowling Looking for ValleyStar 300 Win

Ridgeway Native Matt Bowling Looks for First Martinsville Win

Macy Causey Follows Her Grandmother’s Tire Tracks

Her grandmother, Diane Teel, became the first female ever to start a (now) Xfinity Series race, the Dogwood 500 at Martinsville in 1982.

Devon Allman Band this Saturday Night

Devon Allman Band performing at the Rives Theatre this Saturday Night

Timothy Peters Will Attempt Unusual Double

Trucks In Vegas On Saturday, Late Models In Martinsville On Sunday

Newcomers’ Reception Planned for October 13

Organizations to host networking reception for new and prospective area residents.

Savory September Celebrates Foods of Latin America

Local Chefs Create Latin American-themed Dishes for Arts Fundraiser

Martinsville Speedway Ticket Office Open on Saturdays

Stop by even on Saturdays to pick out your seats

Martinsville Uptown Hosts Oktoberfest

Martinsville Uptown hosts the 36th annual Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 3rd from 11:00am until 4:00pm.

Alison Bailey Parker Memorial Scholarship Reaches Endowed Status

Scholarship for PHCC's  Media Design and Production program

Smith River Sports Complex hosts inaugural Wine by the River Wine Festival September 19

The Smith River Sports Complex (SRSC) will be hosting the inaugural Wine by the River Wine Festival on September 19, 2015. 

Paul Menard Visits Uptown Martinsville

Martinsville-Henry County welcomed Menard

Amazing Blues Band in Martinsville this Friday

Blues guitarist Jarekus Singleton to meld rock energy and R&B grooves this Friday

ValleyStar Credit Union 300 Purse Totals $100,000

There's lots of money to be won at this year's ValleyStar Credit Union 300

PHCC Patriot players to present encore performance of the "Doyle and Debbie Show".

If you didn't get to see it the first time around, come out and see the encore performance of the Doyle and Debbie show, presented by the Patriot Players!

Tourism Revenue Reached $66 Million in Martinsville-Henry County in 2014

 All Virginia regions saw increased tourism revenue while Virginia topped $22 billion 

McConnell Named GM for Martinsville Mustangs

Brian McConnell to led the 2016 Mustangs

Science Talks at VMNH

"2nd Thursday Science Talks" series resumes Thursday at 6 p.m.

Martinsville Culture Crawl Rescheduled

New Date set for September 18th 

The Annual Bassett Heritage Festival

Saturday, September 12th in downtown Bassett

PHCC Among Top Ten Community Colleges in US

PHCC receives national recognition as one of the top ten community colleges in the nation

Professor of Fine Arts at PHCC Showcased

Gerry Bannan, professor of fine arts at Patrick Henry Community College, showcased his work in two national exhibitions over the summer.