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Henry County names next Deputy County Administrator

May 31, 2022

Virgil Powell Jr., the Director of the Martinsville-Henry County 911 Center, has been selected as the next Deputy County Administrator for Henry County.

Powell, who is more commonly known as J.R., has served as the director of the joint 911 center for 10 years with 27 years of total service to the community.


AEDs installed at Smith River Sports Complex, Jack Dalton Park

May 6, 2022

Two recreational facilities in Henry County are now equipped with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) thanks to a partnership between the Compress & Shock Foundation, Eastman Chemical Company and Triangle Electric Corporation.

The new AEDs will allow for a faster treatment response in the event of a cardiac arrest at the Smith River Sports Complex or Jack Dalton Park.