News Articles

City Council joint work session with City School Board Tues Nov 30 at 5pm

November 30, 2010

City Council and Martinsville City School Board will hold a joint work session at the School Board office, 746 Indian Tr., Tues.,Nov.30, from 5pm to 7pm with one agenda item: (1)continued discussion of City Goals & Initiatives for education and finance.

Special City Council Meeting Tuesday, November 30th at 1:30 PM

November 30, 2010

AGENDA SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING CITY OF MARTINSVILLE, VIRGINIA Council Chambers - Second Floor - Municipal Building 1:30 PM - TUESDAY, Nov. 30, 2010

City Employees Participate in Chamber Leadership Program

November 25, 2010

City Employees Participate in Chamber Leadership Program

Thanksgiving Holiday Closing Information

November 24, 2010


Martinsville Will Enforce Zoning Code

November 24, 2010

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Recently Martinsville City Council amended its zoning code to regulate the manner in which internet gaming parlors may operate in the City.

City Council meeting Tues., Nov. 23, 2010 at 7:30pm in Council Chambers

November 23, 2010

Agenda may be viewed at:

Christmas Parade-Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010 at 5:00pm

November 20, 2010

The Martinsville-Henry County Christmas Parade Association will be hosting the annual CHRISTMAS PARADE through Uptown Martinsville this Saturday,Nov. 20th at 5:00pm....The weather promises to be nice. Come on out and get in the holiday spirit!

Power Advisory Committee meeting Nov. 19, 2010

November 19, 2010

Power Advisory Committee appointed by City Council will hold their organizational meeting on Fri., Nov. 19, at 11:00 am in Room 32 on level level of Municipal Building. Agenda may be viewed at

Bank Scam 11/15/2010

November 18, 2010

On November 15, 2010 the Martinsville Police Department responded to a local bank in reference to a possible scam.

City Council Neighborhood Meeting set for Mon., Nov. 8, at 7:30pm at Fuller Memorial Baptist Church

November 8, 2010

Agendas may be viewed at

Teams Decided for USA South Soccer Championships in Martinsville

November 6, 2010

November 3, 2010, Martinsville, VA The USA South Men’s and Women’s 2010 tournament is well underway and now the tournament shifts to the Smith River Sports Complex for the semi-final and Championship games.

USA South Men's & Women's Soccer comes to the area

November 5, 2010

2010 USA South Men's and Women's Soccer Championships

City Council regular mtg Tues., Nov. 9, 2010 at 7:30pm in Council Chambers

November 5, 2010

Agendas may be viewed at

Joint City & County School Board mtg Mon., Nov. 8, at 4pm

November 5, 2010

City Council members will be in attendance at a joint meeting of the Martinsville City School Board and the Henry County School Board on Monday, Nov., 8, 2010, at 4pm at the VA Museum of Natural History per an invitation from the City School Board

Gov. McDonnell Announces Martinsville-Henry County will receive a $1.5 million site improvement grant for Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre

November 5, 2010

Martinsville-Henry County will receive a $1.5 million site improvement grant. The site improvement grant will be used toward enhancing Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre, a planned 730-acre business park on U.S. 220 South at the Virginia-North Carolina

City Preparing for Leaf Collection

November 2, 2010

The City of Martinsville Public Works Department is preparing to start annual leaf collection activities for 2010.

Halloween to be observed on Nov 1st

November 1, 2010

Residents asked to observe Halloween November 1 instead of October 31