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New Courthouse Still Discussed

On January 13, the Charlotte County Board of Supervisors agreed to focus on a plan for a free-standing court building instead of additions to our historic courthouse.  There seems to…

We don’t need no Bio-lumps in Sneezeville

We don’t need no Bio-lumps in Sneezeville

The traveling fair just left town and Cletus Stumpwater won the pig rasslin contest.  This is the first time Sneezeville has had a contestant.  We were all surprised that Cletus…

 Capitalism 101

 Capitalism 101

Our President just normalized relations with Cuba. On the surface it sounds good but it is just another case of rhetoric surpassing fact. Another case of politics  replacing substance.  It…

P.E. County Board of Supervisors begins 2015 with a Full Agenda

The first meeting of the Prince Edward county Board of Supervisors for 2015 convened on Tuesday evening ready to take on the business of the New Year head on. Patti…

Llewelyn named Shriner of the Year

On Saturday, January 10, 2015, ACCA Potentate, Ill Sir Boyd G. Griggs, hosted an appreciation party for the ACCA Nobility and their Ladies.  At that event Noble Robert W. Llewellyn…

No Injuries Reported in Farmville Fire 

No Injuries Reported in Farmville Fire 

On Thursday, January 15, fire departments from Farmville, Hampden-Sydney and Rice responded to a structure fire at 502 Landon St. in Farmville. Units were dispatched at approximately 11:52 a.m. and…

Longwood University Plans Week of Activities in Observance of MLK Jr. Day

Longwood University Plans Week of Activities in Observance of MLK Jr. Day

Longwood University has planned a week of activities in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Planned and carried out in partnership with the Robert Russa Moton Museum, the full…

Farmville Town Council Welcomes 2015

Another year of municipal business began last Wednesday evening as the Farmville Town Council convened for the first meeting of 2015. Jan Cox of Longwood University began the public participation…

What Is Gentle Parenting?

What Is Gentle Parenting?

If you have watched, read, or listened to the news recently, you have probably heard the phrase “gentle parenting” used fairly often.  Do you wonder what it is?  Have you…

  God with Us

  God with Us

During this time of year, one of my favorite things is to attend a musical concert featuring Handel’s Messiah. I love the majesty and meaning of the music that declares that…

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