• November 13"There is always something to be thankful for."
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How to Grow Amazing Tomatoes this Summer

Caleb Ford, Photography Editor

March 12, 2020

Tomatoes are a great option for a first time vegetable grower. While tomatoes are technically a fruit, they are grown in a manner that is similar to true vegetables. They are a high yield crop that do great in the summer...

Weird Orders I Have Recieved At Work

Dani Snead, Opinion Editor

February 13, 2020

I work at O'Kelly's.  I meet a lot of people which means I have had my share of strange orders. Order #1- Hot BBQ on a salad This is by far the weirdest order I have ever received while working for O'Kelly's. For those who do...

716 Wing Stop in Danville

Katelyn Thompson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

716 Wings is a new restaurant specializing in chicken wings 1055 Piney Forest Road, Danville. The restaurant is eat-in or take-out; their are a few small tables only for people dining in. My grandmother and I were immediately...

Christmas Gifts to Make for Multiple Families

Jennie Furr and Lindsey Stafford

December 19, 2019

Caramel Apple Butter can sweeten up any meal with just a little spoonful on any item you would like to try it with. Ingredients 7-8 pounds of medium sized apples 1 cup of brown sugar 1.5 teaspoons of cinnamon ...

Applebee’s: Go!

Nathan Hawker, Food Critic

December 17, 2019

Applebee's is a really good bar & grill establishment at 410 Old Mt Cross Road., Danville. I recommend going. I went Sun., Dec 15, around 2 PM. My waitress did very well. She replenished my drink frequently. She had...

Franks in Chatham

Kali Logan, Restaurant Critic and Opinion Editor

December 16, 2019

Franks is a cute Italian restaurant at 13914 US-29, Chatham. My friend and I dined at Franks on a recent Tuesday. We were immediately greeted, seated in a booth then the waitress promptly took our order. The waitress took my...

Kasai Japan Restaurant in Danville

Kali Logan, Restaurant Critic and Opinion Editor

December 6, 2019

Kasai Japan is a small Japanese restaurant that can be found at 325 Piedmont Dr., Danville Mall, Danville. My mom and I dined at Kasai Japan on a recent Wednesday. I was immediately greeted, my order taken and served within...

Yamato Japanese Restaurant: Go!

Nathan Hawker, Food Critic

December 4, 2019

Yamato is a great Japanese restaurant at 810 Commonwealth Blvd., Martinsville. I highly recommend going. I went Sun., Dec 1, around 6 PM. My waitress did very well. She replenished my drink frequently. She had a very welcoming...

Delicious Dairy Queen

Kali Logan, Restaurant Critic & Opinion Editor

November 22, 2019

If you are in a mood for food, head to 1304 W Gretna Rd, Gretna, for some good food. I visited Dairy Queen around 6 PM on a recent Friday. I was immediately greeted, my order taken, and I was served in about six minutes. Dairy...

Yamatos in South Boston

Sydney McBride, Sports Writer and Events Editor

November 22, 2019

Yamato's is a mediocre Japanese restaurant at 4118 Halifax Road, South Boston, VA. My mom and I dined in on Sat., Nov. 16 around 1 PM. I ordered the Hibachi steak and shrimp with fried rice and no vegetables the cost was ...

Olive Garden

Nathan Hawker, Food Critic

November 15, 2019

Olive Garden is a great Italian restaurant at 120 Collins Dr., Danville. I recommend going. I went Thurs., Nov 14, around 6 PM. My waiter did a very good job. He replenished my drink frequently. He asked if everything was...

Meal at Subway

Kali Logan, Restaurant Critic & Opinion Editor

November 15, 2019

Subway has some of the best sandwiches around for a good price. I recently went to Subway, 13901 US-29, Chatham, at 4 PM. After I arrived, I waited in line for about five minutes as the employee made another customer's sub,...

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