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Lunenburg Jury Finds Davis Guilty – Sentenced to 25 Years Active Prison Term

Lunenburg Jury Finds Davis Guilty – Sentenced to 25 Years Active Prison Term

LUNENBURG – A Lunenburg County jury returned two guilty verdicts this past Tuesday in the case involving the death of 16-month-old Aja Cofield. Mario Davis was the child’s stepfather and…

Dunn Incarcerated in Piedmont Jail

Dunn Incarcerated in Piedmont Jail

CHARLOTTE COUNTY – Following his previous arrests for aggravated sexual battery against two unrelated Keysville boys, ages 5 and 10, Drakes Branch resident Billy Dunn was incarcerated without bond in…

Police Officers Talk Man Down from Tower

Staff Report Longwood University Police Officers, Town of Farmville Police Officers and Virginia State Troopers responded to a report of a person in distress on West Third Street on Wednesday…

Auto Club Donates to Worthy Causes

Auto Club Donates to Worthy Causes

The Heart of Virginia Classic Auto Club made donations to The Southside S.P.C.A. and Meals on Wheels. The H.O.V.C.A.C. is a service organization and donates yearly to organizations. The club…

Billy Dunn Charged with Sexual Battery Accused of Abusing 5-Year-Old Boy

Billy Dunn Charged  with Sexual Battery  Accused of Abusing 5-Year-Old Boy

Staff Report A 73-year-old Keysville man has been arrested and charged with aggravated sexual battery of a juvenile following a complaint made on April 6. According to the Charlotte County…

Charlotte County Man Named Farm Bureau Ambassador

Charlotte County Man Named Farm Bureau Ambassador

CHARLOTTE COUNTY – Chandler Vaughan of Keysville has been named the 2017 Virginia Farm Bureau Ambassador. He was honored at the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Spring Conference, held March 17-19 in Williamsburg.…

Keysville Business Closes After 41 years

Keysville Business Closes After 41 years

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer KEYSVILLE – After 41 years in business, Heidi Ho of Keysville has closed. The contract sewing company closed mid-March, and the building has been sold…

Lynchburg Man Arrested Following Bomb Threat to County Courthouse

Lynchburg Man Arrested Following Bomb Threat to County Courthouse

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer CHARLOTTE COURT HOUSE – A Lynchburg man has been arrested after allegedly making a bomb threat to the Charlotte County General District and Juvenile and…

Baseball Tournament This Sunday

Baseball Tournament This Sunday

Proceeds to Benefit Colton Osborne Scholarship Fund By April Hall, Staff Writer KEYSVILLE – A baseball tournament will be held this Sunday, April 2, to benefit the Colton Osborne Scholarship…

Good Samaritans

Good Samaritans

Tuesday night, a large oak tree fell across Hwy. 40 near Eureka Church. It blocked both lanes.  Local citizens stopped their cars and trucks and remove the limbs the and…

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