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Ready, Set, Go! It’s Christmas!

Ready, Set, Go! It’s Christmas!

Ladies, you know you’re busy, frantic even, this time of year. Just in case there’s someone who has no clue how much you accomplish (husband and children), let’s take  a…

Reindeer, Frosty and Christmas Cheer

Reindeer, Frosty and Christmas Cheer

I sometimes wake up in the middle of the night to ponder things. Since it is almost Christmas, I ponder Christmassy things. I have learned to ponder quietly and without…

Letter to the Editor

Reader Will Trade Only with Stores That Acknowledge Christmas When December dawns, thoughts turn to the greatest of all seasons — Christmas. A lot of customs have become associated with…

Draper Gouge Heaton Obituary

Draper Gouge Heaton, age 95, went to her heavenly home on December 13, 2016.  She was the daughter of the late Robert T. Gouge, Sr. and Kansas Shortridge Gouge.  In…

Phenix Native Receives Most Dedicated Firefighter Award

Phenix Native Receives Most Dedicated Firefighter Award

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer PHENIX – Phenix native Julie Bailey has been awarded the Most Dedicated Firefighter Award by the Farmville Fire Department. Bailey was honored by Fire Chief…

Wanted! – Sheriff’s Office Looking for Public Assistance in Recent Break-ins Investigation

Wanted! – Sheriff’s Office Looking for Public Assistance in Recent Break-ins Investigation

CHARLOTTE COUNTY – The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate several break-ins in the county recently.  They are now asking for the public’s help following recent video and…

Heartland Industrial Park Gets First Tenant

Heartland Industrial Park  Gets First Tenant

B2XOnline, Inc. Partners with MBC to Expand Broadband Services, Plan to Open Support Center KEYSVILLE –– Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation (MBC) announced today that it has partnered with B2X Online,…

Consider This

Consider This

My goal for 2016 was to lose just ten pounds……only 15 to go!  I ate salad for dinner, mostly croutons and tomatoes.  Really, just one big, round crouton covered with…

The Joy of Serving our Creator

The Joy of Serving our Creator

No human likes being unhappy.  We all want to experience joy!  This treasuring of  joy is a universal human quality crossing all political, age, and social barriers. The word ‘joy’…

Mysteries So Bright

Mysteries So Bright

When one comes to Christmas one comes to mysteries so bright. God become man. The Creator humbling himself before his own creation.  The infinite become finite in flesh, light sleeping.…