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Reliving Past Trauma?

Reliving Past Trauma?

Trauma, caused when you experience a violent or horrifying experience, can affect you for years as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).  From soldiers to accident victims to rape survivors, people can…

Junk Competition, Trojan Labradors and Black Cows with Orange Spots

Junk Competition, Trojan Labradors and Black Cows with Orange Spots

I am working on a way to clean up some of my collection of old trucks.  I just discovered it is possible to surrender the title of a truck to…

Dress Like an Onion

Dress Like an Onion

It is January, after all, and it’s time to pay for the warm fall and early winter we enjoyed. And, boy, are we paying! I’m glad you don’t work where…

Chillin’

Chillin’

The next few months will likely consist of some difficult weather.  It becomes a problem for families with young children who must remain cooped up inside for days (sometimes weeks!)…

Chargers Robotics Team Gets Started 

Schools hope to grow program at middle and high school level VICTORIA – On January 9th, FIRST Robotics held the kick off for competition season at VCU. The Portable Chargers,…

Gee Recognized for Continuing Education in Public Administration

Gee Recognized for Continuing Education in Public Administration

By Brian Nowlin, Staff Writer The Lunenburg Board of Supervisors recently recognized County Administrator Tracy Gee for having recently completed and received a Certificate in Public Administration through Liberty University…

Local Farm Gets Biodynamic Certification

Local Farm Gets Biodynamic Certification

Cricket’s Cove Embraces “Heritage Growing”  By Brian Nowlin, Staff Writer Cricket’s Cove farm is the “dream come true” for Marianne Cicala and Jim “Coop” Cooper who say they “spent years…

Currin Claims Third Spelling Bee Title

Currin Claims Third Spelling Bee Title

VICTORIA – Lunenburg Middle School 6th grader Ben Currin continued his dominance of the Lunenburg County Public Schools Spelling Bee contest. Currin is now a three-time winner and finished runner…

School Board Officers Named to Start This Year

School Board Officers Named to Start This Year

LUNENBURG – The Lunenburg County School Board held their first meeting of 2016 last week and the first order of business was the organizational portion of the meeting. There have…

Chamber Names Newton as Citizen of the Year

Chamber Names Newton as Citizen of the Year

LUNENBURG – “Rodney is the definition of a true public servant. He steps up whenever possible  to serve the community and promote quality of life in Lunenburg County.” These were…