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Half Whitt is mad again!

Well, drop me in the outhouse and call me a … uh, never mind. I’m right dadgum upset today. We’ve got a guy here in Stump County who goes to…

“I’ll Shoot you” and other kids games

“I’ll Shoot you” and other kids games

The other day I was guilty of a knee-jerk reaction. I was disgusted with myself. One of my life rules is “Act. Never re-act.” But I did it anyway. Here’s…

Mary Lee Lloyd, 87

Mary Lee Lloyd, age 87, of Saxe, Virginia, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014. She is survived by son, Delmas Lloyd and his wife Deborah of Keysville, Va.; a…

High Bridge Half & 5K set to run September 6th

The Second Annual High Bridge Half & 5K linking Farmville Downtown to High Bridge has been set for a 7:30 a.m. start on Saturday, September 6, 2014. Expected to draw…

 Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics Virginia Planned for August 9-10

The Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics Virginia unites officers from law enforcement agencies and corrections departments across the state in an effort to raise funds and awareness for…

Wylliesburg Siblings Win Art Contest

Wylliesburg Siblings Win Art Contest

Eleven-year-old Kaitlynn Love and her eight-year-old brother, Dylan, are winners in Cooperative Living magazine’s 2014 Youth Art Contest. Dylan won first place in the second grade category, and Kaitlynn won…

Crewe P.D. Gets New Ballistic Vests  

Crewe P.D. Gets New Ballistic Vests   

Chief A.A. Booth, II is pleased to announce that the Crewe Police Department has received seven Level IIIA ballistic vests through the “Protect the Protector Program.” Officer safety is paramount…

Missing Youth Found in Crewe

On July 3, 2014 officers received a call in regards to an abandoned vehicle that led them to find a missing juvenile from Arizona. Officers located the juvenile inside a…

Four Injured in Thursday Crash

Four Injured in Thursday Crash

The driver of a 2002 Ford Mustang GT and three other passengers sustained injuries on Thursday, July 17 in a single vehicle accident, after the driver lost control of the…

So So Sad 

So So Sad 

I learned this week that my precious grandson and his fiancé, who were twelve weeks pregnant, lost their baby before they even knew what gender it would be.  My heart…