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Second Annual Warrior Hunts of Virginia is More Than Just a Hunt

Second Annual Warrior Hunts of Virginia is More Than Just a Hunt

Organizers recently put together a 2nd Annual Warrior Hunts of Virginia spring gobbler hunt and the event designed to help and honor wounded military men and women was another tremendous…

SVCC Alumnus to Speak at May 13 Commencement

SVCC Alumnus to Speak at May 13 Commencement

KEYSVILLE – Stephen E. Parker, Director, Education and Workforce, National Governor’s Association (NGA), is a proud graduate of Southside Virginia Community College.  He will deliver the commencement address at the…

Allens Retire from Star Dress Company

Allens Retire from Star Dress Company

Couple Has Worked There For Over 40 Years AMELIA – A retirement luncheon was held for George and Sandra Allen on April 27 at the Star Dress Company in Amelia. …

Two Vehicle Accident Totals Tractor-Trailer

Two Vehicle Accident Totals Tractor-Trailer

LUNENBURG – A semi truck hauling logs on Double Bridges Road in Lunenburg overturned just before noon on Monday, May 28, spilling the logs and totaling the truck. The damaged…

3 Arrested for Convenience Store B&E

3 Arrested for Convenience Store B&E

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer CHARLOTTE COUNTY – The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Department has arrested three individuals for allegedly breaking and entering the Get-N-Go convenience store at Crafton’s Gate. According to…

Medical Testimony Key in Conviction of Child Killer

Medical Testimony Key in Conviction of Child Killer

A Lunenburg County jury convicted Mario Davis of Felony Homicide and Felony Child Abuse on April 25th for the killing of 15-month-old Aja Cofield, his stepdaughter, last June. The jury…

Bank Robbery in Farmville – Citizens Bank Hit; Suspect Left on Foot

Bank Robbery in Farmville – Citizens Bank Hit; Suspect Left on Foot

FARMVILLE – At approximately 10:18 a.m. Wednesday morning Farmville Police responded to a reported robbery at Citizens Bank & Trust on South Main Street in Farmville. Upon arrival, police were…

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…