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Tweeners, College and the Empty Nest

Tweeners, College and the Empty Nest

Both of my children are showing signs of reaching the end of Tweenerhood.  Tweeners are children in that awkward stage between early teenage and human.   My hero Mark Twain…

Restrictions Put on Verizon Tower Permit

LUNENBURG – The Lunenburg County Board of Supervisors recently approved an extension to a conditional use permit for the construction of Verizon Wireless towers along Rocky Mill Road in Victoria…

Truck/Tractor Pull a Big Success for Local Organization

Truck/Tractor Pull a Big Success for Local Organization

By Brian Nowlin, Staff Writer VICTORIA – Last Saturday night was the first ever truck and tractor pull event held in Victoria as part of the Autumn Days festivities. Victoria…

Early Morning Accident Claims the Life of Lunenburg Man

Early Morning Accident Claims the Life of Lunenburg Man

LUNENBURG – Many Lunenburg residents awoke Wednesday morning to the tragic news of an accident that claimed the life of Lunenburg resident Aaron Williams. While Virginia State Police officials continue…

Victoria to Look at Noise Ordinance Changes

VICTORIA – Issues regarding noise violations and being able to have these violations held up in court have led Victoria officials to examine the current noise ordinance for the town…

Extra Time in School Calendar is Advantageous 

LUNENBURG – The Lunenburg County Public Schools (LCPS) recently missed a day of instruction over concerns of possible flooding and even hurricane conditions in the area.  Southside Virginia luckily escaped…

Parade, Small Town Christmas will be back to back

Victoria Set to Host Weekend of Christmas Events VICTORIA – Following a hugely successful event this past Saturday in Victoria, town officials are now turning their attention to the holidays.…

What a Day!

What a Day!

Town Officials Pleased with Autumn Days Turnout and Participation “It was an awesome day.” These were the words of Theresa Beckett on Monday morning in the Victoria Town Hall following…

Hardy Road Improvement Application Approved

Location Has Been the Site of Fatalities and Accidents LUNENBURG – Lunenburg Supervisors and local Virginia Department of Transportation officials have heard the concerns by local citizens regarding a dangerous…

Voting Machine Payoff Approved 

County Will Save Interests Following County Administrator’s Recommendation LUNENBURG – Lunenburg County officials found out in May that they would be facing another financial burden from the state as Ollie…