These are the news articles for the selected month.


Did you know? 13 Parks in Martinsville-Henry County

July 27, 2015
Did you know? 13 Parks in Martinsville-Henry County Martinsville-Henry County has 13 parks. Some are located in neighborhoods, connected to trails and have play ground equipment, picnic shelters, grills and other fun entities designed to entertain the entire family. J. Frank Wilson Memorial Park, for example, sits on 30 acres right in the heart of the City of Martinsville.

Pools, Lakes, Ponds and Beaches

July 20, 2015
Pools, Lakes, Ponds and Beaches Pools, lakes, ponds, and beaches mean summer fun and cool relief from hot weather. But water also can be dangerous for kids if parents don't take the proper precautions. Nearly 1,000 kids die each year by drowning. And most drownings happen in home swimming pools. It is the second leading cause of accidental death for people between the ages of 5 and 24.

Early Childhood News

July 9, 2015
Early Childhood News Check out this website, Early Childhood New, an online resource for teachers and parents of young children, infants to age 8. The informative articles, suggested activities and craft ideas are a must read. Summer planning just got easier.