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Averett announces a dozen lay-offs

(Danville, Va.) — Averett University laid off 11 employees this week and reduced one full-time employee to part-time status. Cassie Jones, Averett’s Director of Marketing and Communications, confirmed the decision. The layoffs happened on Monday […]

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Blood Donations

Danville Regional Blood Donor Center is in need of donations, especially O Positive and O Negative.  Their office is located at 159 Executive Drive, Suite K and hours are Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8:30am – […]

Go Teal Event

September is Teal Ribbon Awareness Mouth.  In honor of those who have lost their life and for all of the survivors of GYN cancers, there will be a Go Teal Event at the Econo Lodge […]

Cornerstone Festival

Cornerstone Church invites you to kick off fall with their Cornerstone Festival, Saturday, September 30th, 10am – 4pm at Cornerstone Church in Chatham. Kids activities, vendors, live music, live music and food! Get more details […]

RSS Music News

  • See Justin Timberlake Sing Sam Cooke's 'A Change Is Gonna Come' at Pilgrimage September 24, 2017
    Justin Timberlake covered Sam Cooke's classic "A Change Is Gonna Come" at the singer's headlining set Saturday at Tennessee's Pilgrimage Fest, Timberlake's first full U.S. performance of 2017.The singer opened hisThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: See Justin Timberlake Sing Sam Cooke's 'A Change Is Gonna Come' at Pilgrimage
  • Watch Stevie Wonder Take Knee, Cover Daft Punk With Pharrell at Global Citizen September 24, 2017
    Stevie Wonder opened his Global Citizen fest performance Saturday by "taking both knees" in solidarity with athletes' protests in the aftermath of Donald Trump's most recent remarks."Tonight, I'm taking a knee for America," Wonder said as he took the stage. "But not just one knee, I'm taking bothThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Stevie […]
  • Charles Bradley, Acclaimed Soul Singer, Dead at 68 September 23, 2017
    Charles Bradley, the acclaimed soul singer and exuberant live performer who saw his career ascend late in life, died Saturday following a bout with stomach and liver cancer. He was 68."It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Charles Bradley," the singer's rep said in a statement.This article originally appeared on […]