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Courthouse  Driveway Plan Reversed

By Averett Jones, Editor CHARLOTTE COURT HOUSE – Just after awarding the contract for the new Courthouse Contract, the Charlotte Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to include the existing circular…

Thanksgiving at Grandma’s

Thanksgiving at Grandma’s

In my mind, I’ve already skipped to the leftovers. That’s the best part of Thanksgiving. No, I take that back. The best part is the fact that I am fortunate…

Promises, Bestowments, and Unexpected Puddles

Promises, Bestowments, and Unexpected Puddles

Last month I promised my bride Management I would have the living and dining rooms finished before Christmas. In addition to my other questionable talents, I will now prove my…

What About Cherry Jello?

What About Cherry Jello?

Here at the imaginary Sneezeville Sentinel we have received several dozen comments sent to us via The Southside Messenger. It seems that some folks want to know what is going…

Letters to the Editor

Old But Not Worthless Thanks to the archaic electoral system, I guess I get to keep my guns four more years. Now if Al Sharpton will prove to us he…

Donald Melville Dodge Obituary

Saxe, Va. Mr. Donald Melville Dodge of Saxe passed away November 16, 2016.  He was born in Norfolk, Va. on May 17, 1945 and was 71 years old. He was…

Rose Pennell Thomas Obituary

Keysville, Va. Rose Pennell Thomas, age 86, of Keysville, Virginia, passed away on Friday, November 18, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin “Tattoo” Thomas; her parents,…

Support Local Businesses on “Small Business Saturday”

This Saturday, November 26th is “Small Business Saturday,” a day that was designated to ask people to support the small businesses throughout the country. Shop Small is a movement encouraging…

Commonwealth Chorale to Perform “Elijah”

Commonwealth Chorale  to Perform “Elijah”

The Commonwealth Chorale will open their fall concert season with Felix Mendelssohn’s great oratorio, Elijah, on December 4, 3:00 p.m. at the Satchidananda Ashram-Yogaville, 108 Yogaville Way, Buckingham, VA  23921. …

Fire Departments Save Homes from Sunday Brush Fire

Fire Departments Save Homes from Sunday Brush Fire

DARLINGTON HEIGHTS – The quick response and work of the Darlington Heights Fire Department and Hampden-Sydney Volunteer Fire Department helped save two homes in that area of Prince Edward during…