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Kenbridge officials discuss recovering money for damage to town property

By Brian Nowlin, Staff Writer KENBRIDGE – Recent and past damage to town property in Kenbridge has council members discussing the idea of billing the people at fault. This discussion…

Lunenburg escapes storm damage – Offers help to other areas

LUNENBURG – Lunenburg County Public Schools released kids early last Wednesday afternoon in anticipation of severe thunderstorms in the area. While there was potential for high winds, Superintendent Charles Berkley…

Local DAR Chapter donates book by former Lunenburg resident

Local DAR Chapter donates book by former Lunenburg resident

The William Taylor Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution has donated copies of The General in the Garden: George Washington’s Landscape at Mount Vernon to local libraries.  …

Town councils in both towns will have at least one new face 

By Brian Nowlin, Staff Writer LUNENBURG – The Presidential Primary Elections and the deadline for local candidates to submit their paperwork to run for the upcoming town elections both took…

None of the Above for President

None of the Above for President

I think I am going to change my name to “None of The Above” and run for President. The Super Tuesday Primary elections were an embarrassment to America. There were…

Amelia man convicted in high profile child porn case

AMELIA – Attorney General Mark R. Herring announced that Xavier Lopez, 30, of Amelia has been found guilty of 12 counts of possession of child pornography and three counts of…

Man found in Lunenburg fire died of self-inflicted gunshot wound

LUNENBURG – According to information from the State Medical Examiner’s Office, 74-year-old Drakes Branch man, Donald F. Roark, is believed to have died from a self-inflicted contact gunshot wound to…

Rule changes for Dixie Youth Baseball now and later

Bats, age and where you go to school now part of changes and discussions By Brian Nowlin Rule changes in sports occur each year and at all age levels. Dixie…

DEVASTATING LOSSES – Families pick up lives after tornado

DEVASTATING LOSSES – Families pick up lives after tornado

  Story and Photos by Crystal Vandegrift Unbelievable. That is the word one heard most frequently the day following an EF-3 tornado that ripped through the Evergreen Community of Appomattox…