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P.E. Sheriff’s Dept. Receives DMV Grants

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer The Prince Edward Sheriff‘s Department has been awarded two grants through the Department of Motor Vehicles. The funds are enforcement grants for Speed and Alcohol…

Two Prince Edward Men Arrested in Homicide

Two Prince Edward Men Arrested in Homicide

PRINCE EDWARD CO. – A second Pamplin, Va., man has been arrested in the November 26 Prince Edward County shooting that is now being investigated as a homicide. Virginia State…

Walker Receives VCCA  Excellence in Education Award

Walker Receives VCCA  Excellence in Education Award

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer Charlotte Court House resident and professor at Southside Virginia Community College, Stephen Walker was recently awarded for his outstanding efforts in teaching. Walker, who teaches…

Victoria Man Arrested After Thanksgiving Day Stabbing

Victoria Man Arrested After Thanksgiving Day Stabbing

VICTORIA – An incident on Thanksgiving afternoon resulted in a man being arrested on malicious wounding charges following an altercation at a get-together in Victoria. Victoria Police Officer Daniel Medlin…

Hay Bale Crushes Top of Car as Vehicles Meet

Hay Bale Crushes Top of Car as Vehicles Meet

VICTORIA – An unusual traffic accident last week saw the top of a car crushed but the driver and passenger escaped injury. The accident took place on November 25, 2015…

Christmas Activities

Christmas Activities

Christmas will hit Southside Virginia this week with parades, tree lightings, decorating contests, festivals and more. The Grand Illumination at MacCallum Moore Park in Chase City is Thursday night at…

Woman’s Dream of Dog Park Now a Reality – New Facility Opens in Farmville

Woman’s Dream of Dog Park Now a Reality – New Facility Opens in Farmville

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer Three years ago Cristine Voitko of Farmville started a Facebook page to see if there was interest in having a dog park in the town.…

Benefit Stew Planned Saturday, December 5 for Nichole Thomas

Benefit Stew Planned Saturday, December 5 for Nichole Thomas

Stew Master Melvin Woodson of fort Mitchell will man the stew pot on Saturday December 5th making his famous Brunswick stew. To preorder call (434) 210-8328 or stop by the…