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Congressman Robert Hurt Stops In Keysville On “Main Street” Tour

Congressman Robert Hurt Stops In  Keysville On “Main Street” Tour

Congressman Robert Hurt took a few minutes to talk shop with Meg Fears, the manager of Rebel Sporting Goods on King Street in Keysville, Virginia. Congressman Hurt, the Republican representation…

Last Chance: LPN Misbehaves  on Probation, Gets Felony Convictions  and Jail Sentence

Last Chance: LPN Misbehaves  on Probation, Gets Felony Convictions  and Jail Sentence

Angela Brooke Wheeler, a 27-year-old Burkeville woman and LPN, ruined her chance to avoid two felony convictions by failing to successfully complete probation for a deferred adjudication in Lunenburg Circuit…

Jury Recommends Life Sentence: Man Found Guilty of Stabbing Housemate in 2013

Jury Recommends Life Sentence: Man Found Guilty of Stabbing Housemate in 2013

On August 17 and 18, 2015, a trial was held in the Charlotte County Circuit Court to hear the charge of murder against Walter Johnson, age 62, of Drakes Branch.…

Encouraging Positively

Encouraging Positively

Paul Simon of Simon and Garfunkel fame told us in song that there are Fifty Ways to Leave Your Lover. I found a list of “50 Ways to Encourage a…

God’s Chosen People

God’s Chosen People

In the beginning there was one garden, one person, and one God.  With all that oneness going on, things were pretty smooth.  But pretty soon there were two people, and…

Do You Have An Eternal Perspective? Part 2

Do You Have An Eternal Perspective? Part 2

“Since all these things are thus to be dissolved, what sort of persons ought you to be….” 2 Peter 3:11. Nothing On Earth Lasts!Passing on from the brevity of life, a…

Tea and Apple Pies

Tea and Apple Pies

When our friend first moved to our home town in the Deep South it was a culture shock. Raised on the slick windy streets of Chicago, he had never eaten…

Dead Lions, Cindy- Kate and “We Need To Talk”

Dead Lions, Cindy- Kate and “We Need To Talk”

Several weeks ago, Management (my bride) came in and said, “Honey, we need to talk.” This was the first time in 20 years Management has “needed” to talk. “The Talk”…

Changing Your Attitude

Changing Your Attitude

Jimmy Buffett sang about changes in latitudes bringing about changes in attitudes, and that’s probably a good piece of advice. When you’re just down in the dumps, think about all…

The Million Dollar Question

The Million Dollar Question

Don’t you just love to watch television shows on which one tries to answer questions?  The most interesting ones on TV now, I think, are “Are You Smarter than a…