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Be Safe…Not Sorry

Be Safe…Not Sorry

Specific months of the year are designated to draw attention to and make us aware of certain important issues. We have recently been reminded of fire safety and breast cancer…

Pesky Leaves

Pesky Leaves

There was frost on the kudzu Monday morning. Already! A little early to my way of thinking, but I grabbed a heavier jacket for New Dog’s walk around town and…

Help with Affordable Care Act questions

Virginians can Get Help from the ENROLL Virginia! to Navigate the New Health Insurance Marketplace Health insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act are now open for business, and…

My Country Tis of Thee!

My Country Tis of Thee!

Prince Edward County Elementary School Kindergarten students recently completed a Social Studies unit on America.  Students learned symbols, songs, and holidays that represent the United States.  In addition, they learned…

Who needs the Gov’mit?

Who needs the Gov’mit?

Well, the Gov’mit is back open and nobody (except Ludd) here in Stump County noticed. We didn’t notice when it closed, we didn’t miss it and we didn’t notice when…

Pending Elections inspires locals to write

Pending Elections inspires locals to write

Dear Editor; The war on women rages on in this year’s election for Virginia’s governor. I got a call yesterday, October 15, from Michelle, paid for by the Democratic Party…

Peasants vs. The Two-Percenters

Thanks to a Government shutdown, because our Congressmen and President neglected to do the job for which we are paying them, many of our federal employees just got a 16-day…

Farmville Lawyer’s License to Practice Law Revoked by Disciplinary Board

On October 15, 2013, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board revoked Marjorie Lancaster Wall’s license to practice law for violating professional rules that govern competence, diligence, safekeeping property, communication, fees,…

Lunenburg Accused of Banishment

The Lunenburg County chapter of the NAACP and the ACLU of Virginia are currently complaining regarding the Lunenburg County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s policy of allowing those charged with a crime access…

Prince Edward Citizens Not Completely Satisfied with Quarry Assurances

In June of 2009, Prince Edward County Supervisors gave Luck Stone a Special Use Permit to build a quarry and processing plant near Dowdy’s Corner in Prince Edward County. The…