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The Greatest Gift of All

The Greatest Gift of All

I heard that someone actually tried to calculate how much it would cost to give the gifts named in the classic Christmas song, “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” The grand…

Former Farmville Officer Sentenced

Former Farmville Officer Sentenced

Former Farmville Police Officer, Timothy A. “T.J.” Long of Keysville has been sentenced following his trials in Charlotte and Prince Edward Counties on charges of arson and assaulting a police…

Just Like The Good Old Days

Just Like The Good Old Days

 Willie’s Place Offers an Old Fashion Barbershop Experience  By Roy Brown  Earlier this week when I overheard a conversation about a new barbershop in Charlotte Court House, I couldn’t believe what I…

Justice not served

December 19, 2013 I witnessed a grave injustice. It was the type of injustice that made me not only deeply saddened, but acutely aware of a weakness in our judicial…

Reflections after Christmas

Reflections after Christmas

It’s a hard story about a good day turned bad. David, king of Israel, wants to bring the Ark of the Covenant up to Jerusalem. He wants to honor God,…

5 Sentenced in Lunenburg Co.

5 Sentenced in Lunenburg Co.

The Lunenburg County Circuit Court tried five separate cases recently: Timothy Lamont White, a 33 year old Victoria man of 1207 Lunenburg Avenue, was sentenced recently in Lunenburg Circuit Court…

Big Hearts, Giving Spirits

What can you say about people who just keep on giving of themselves with no boundaries? More than the three days a week the Tailwaggers Thrift store is open in…

A Rant on Free Speech and Consequences

A Rant on Free Speech and Consequences

A reader just called and asked me to “rant” about Phil Robertson being kicked off of A&E. First of all I never rant. I offer thought-provoking editorials which often criticize,…

Small Town with a Big Heart (Victoria Beats the Grinch)

“The Grinch hated Christmas! The whole Christmas season! Now, please don’t ask why. No one quite knows the reason. It could be that his head wasn’t screwed on quite right.…

Jesus, the Wonderful Counselor

Jesus, the Wonderful Counselor

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty…