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  • Something To Do from May 31-June 2, 2019

    Movies

    Twin County Cinema III, Galax, (276) 236-7469, www.southeastcinemas.com.

    • Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) (PG-13)

    • Aladdin (2019) (PG)

    • John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum (R)

    Creekside Cinema, (336) 783-0001, 605 Bluemont Road, Mount Airy, N.C.

    No listings available at press time

    Marquee Cinema, (276) 228-9875, 187 Dominion Street, Wytheville, Va. 24382

    No listings available at press time

    Music

  • Public Record from May 31-June 2, 2019

    Editor’s Note: This information is taken from open court records and is a matter of public record. The listings are complete.

    The newspaper, as a matter of fairness, will not honor requests to omit any listing.

    For additional information on this column or questions, call 236-5178, ext. 213.

    Land Transfers

    These land transfers were recorded in November of 2018, in the office of Gerald Goad, clerk of the Carroll County Circuit Court, Hillsville:

  • Public Record from May 29-30, 2019

    Editor’s Note: This information is taken from open court records and is a matter of public record. The listings are complete.

    The newspaper, as a matter of fairness, will not honor requests to omit any listing.

    For additional information on this column or questions, call 236-5178, ext. 213.

    District Court

    These sentences were recorded in December of 2018, in the Carroll County General District Court, Hillsville. Sentences may be appealed:

  • Something To Do from May 24-26, 2019

    Movies

    Twin County Cinema III, Galax, (276) 236-7469, www.southeastcinemas.com.

    • Aladdin (2019) (PG)

    • John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum (R)

    • Pokemon Detective Pikachu (PG)

    Creekside Cinema, (336) 783-0001, 605 Bluemont Road, Mount Airy, N.C.

    No listings available at press time

    Marquee Cinema, (276) 228-9875, 187 Dominion Street, Wytheville, Va. 24382

    No listings available at press time

    Music

  • Fatality confirmed in Galax wreck

     

    An accident on Galax’s Chestnut Drive at 6:18 a.m. Thursday resulted in the death of Ashley Danielle Lanier, 29, of Hillsville, according to Galax Police Capt. James Cox.

  • Readers Hotline 6/12/19

    Tall grass
    Yes, I’d like to make a comment about the high grass everywhere. It needs to be cut.

    Library was helpful

  • Readers Hotline 6/10/19

    Same as it ever was

  • Indians pose no problem for Tide in semis

    CHRISTIANSBURG –– Facing a dreary weekend forecast, the Virginia High School League moved up the state soccer semifinals by several hours in an effort to get the contests in with as little interference as possible from a meteorological standpoint. Galax more than cooperated, making sure things were over with quite early in a metaphorical sense, as well.

  • Elmasterly

    RADFORD –– Having stormed through her state semifinal before the opposite pairing had completed its first set Thursday, Sarah Elmasry of Galax was given ample opportunity to observe her next opponent, to identify any strengths or potential weaknesses and to carefully formulate a game plan in her mind.

  • Carroll PSA director is latest to resign

    HILLSVILLE – A third county official in Carroll County has submitted a letter of resignation, two weeks after the county administrator and assistant county administrator resigned.

    On June 5, Jessica Montgomery, executive director of the Carroll County Public Service Authority (PSA), resigned.

    Montgomery, who has served the county since 2009, was originally appointed as engineer for the PSA. She was later hired in 2015 as the executive director of the authority.