The Progress-Index

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At a Glance

Coverage area:
The Appomattox Region, VA

11,073 Sunday, 8,742 daily

Since 1865, The Progress-Index has been the region's leading source of news, information and advertising. From the ashes of the Civil War, through the turmoil of the Civil Rights Movement and into the Internet age, The Progress-Index has informed the community about the events around them. We are a daily newspaper along with a vibrant and expansive Internet site,, and we have a strong presence on social media, including Twitter and Facebook.

The Petersburg area has a rich history that dates back 400 years to the founding of the nation by English settlers. The transportation network that attracted early settlers – rivers, the Chesapeake Bay and the ocean – remain. But major railroad and interstate highway networks continue to make the region attractive to businesses and residents.

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Contact Us

The Progress-Index
15 Franklin St.
Petersburg, VA 23803

Main office – 804-732-3456
Advertising – 804-732-3456
Subscriptions – 804-732-3456

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