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When God Speaks

When God Speaks

The story is told of Franklin Roosevelt, who often endured long receiving lines at the White House. He complained that no one really paid any attention to what was said.…

Carnival Time!

Carnival Time!

Bacon District Elementary School PTO Plans Fall Carnival for Friday, October 7 Staff Report SAXE – The Bacon District Elementary School’s PTO will hold its annual fall carnival on Friday,…

Wayland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Gives Back to the Community with Block Party

Wayland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Gives Back to the Community with Block Party

KEYSVILLE – Wayland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center held its second annual Block Party on Saturday, September 24 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Last year, the event was such a…

Martha D. Hammock Obituary

Martha D. Hammock, age 89, departed this life on September 22, 2016.  She was the oldest daughter of the late T. Malcolm and Helen F. Dix. She was predeceased by…

Letters to the Editor

  “With One Cry” The folks at Saint John’s Lutheran Church in Farmville, Virginia, like so many Americans, recognize the many challenges we face as a nation today and the…

The Five-Second Rule

The Five-Second Rule

The majority of us who are parents have invoked the five-second rule at some point. A child drops his cookie, “pick it up within five seconds and it will still…

Murder Suspect Might Be In Area – Man Has Ties to Virginia

Staff Report The U.S. Marshals Service is asking the public for help in its search for a North Carolina man accused of killing a delivery driver during a botched robbery…

Eureka Elementary Students in Deep Doo-doo

CHARLOTTE COUNTY – Students at Eureka Elementary School in Charlotte are having a crappy time on the soccer field. Dozens of cows and sheep are grazing on the field leaving…

Victoria Ready for Autumn Days

Staff Report VICTORIA – Victoria is set to hold their 36th Annual Autumn Days Celebration on October 8 and this one could be an even bigger day of events than…

Lightning JV Gets Second Shutout of the Year

CHARLOTTE COURT HOUSE – The Lightning JV football team headed west this weekend for a showdown with the Patriots of Charlotte County. The Lightning got off to a quick start…