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Second Annual ‘Warr;or Walk’ Planned for September 23 – 5K, Candlelight Vigil to be held during the event

Second Annual ‘Warr;or Walk’ Planned for September 23 – 5K, Candlelight Vigil to be held during the event

By April Hall, Staff Writer CHARLOTTE COURT HOUSE – September is Suicide Prevention & Awareness month and to help raise awareness, the second annual ‘Warr;or Walk’ and Candlelight Vigil have…

Fire Destroys Farmville Home

Fire Destroys Farmville Home

Staff Report Farmville, Prospect and Hamden-Sydney Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a house fire on Sunday morning on Grace Street in Farmville around 11:42 a.m. The homeowner was cooking in…

Animal Cruelty Convictions Continue in Southside Virginia

SOUTHSIDE – Attorney General Mark R. Herring announced on Tuesday that his Animal Law Unit secured seven more convictions in animal cruelty cases in Mecklenburg and Buckingham counties. Attorney General…

Southside Messenger Guest Columnist, Fillmer Hevener, dies at 84

Southside Messenger Guest Columnist, Fillmer Hevener, dies at 84

Fillmer Hevener Jr. of Farmville, Virginia, fell asleep in Jesus on Aug. 25, 2017. He was 84 years young. Born in Churchville, VA to Fillmer Hevener Sr. and his wife,…

Teen Dies In Single Vehicle Crash

Teen Dies In Single Vehicle Crash

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – Brianna F. Giuriceo, 18, of Farmville, Va. was killed on Thursday, August 17 when the vehicle she was riding in ran off the…

New Tailwaggers Coming Soon

New Tailwaggers Coming Soon

By Claudia Koch, Staff Writer KEYSVILLE – There have been rumors and speculation and even more questions about Tailwaggers Thrift Store in Keysville ever since its closing this spring. Having…

R-H Baseball Coach Stipend Not Funded – “We got him fired,” Says Parent

CHARLOTTE COURT HOUSE – The Charlotte County School Board at their regular meeting on July 11 held a closed session to discuss personnel recommendations made by Superintendent Nancy Leonard. Following…

Charges Pending Following Operation

SOUTHSIDE – A joint North Carolina-Virginia marijuana eradication operation July 25-26 yielded more than 800 plants seized in Granville, Vance and Warren counties. Two stolen vehicles were recovered as well.…

“Be on the Lookout”

“Be on the Lookout”

SOUTHSIDE – The South Hill Police Department has issued a “Be on the Lookout” alert for a wanted subject who is considered armed and dangerous. A man identified as William…

Robbery Suspect Sought

Robbery Suspect Sought

WYLLIESBURG – At approximately 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, August 9, a black male robbed Wilson’s Grocery in Wylliesburg. Money was taken and no one was injured during the incident. Anyone…