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Town of Farmville Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

Town of Farmville Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

Governor Bob McDonnell announced that the Town of Farmville received $5,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Leverage Grant Fund program. Governor McDonnell had earlier increased funding for the program…

P.E. County Admin, Attorney Mistaken on Personal Property Tax Law

At the August 13, 2013 Board of Supervisors meeting, Supervisor Don Gantt made a motion to hold a public hearing to lower the personal property tax rate on airplanes based…

Lunenburg County Man Indicted on Child Sex Offenses Spanning 5 Years

Lunenburg County Man Indicted on Child Sex Offenses Spanning 5 Years

William Earl Richardson, a 59-year-old Dundas man of Cedar Creek Road, was indicted August 5, 2013 by the grand jury of the Lunenburg County Circuit Court on 15 felony offenses…

From Here To There

From Here To There

It’s Almost Time To Transplant After August there’s September and then fall will present itself. In the garden fall is the time to think about moving things around, kinda like…

Deserving students receive Project PRIME scholarships from HRHS

Deserving students receive Project PRIME scholarships from HRHS

Halifax Regional Health System has announced that 53 individuals have been awarded scholarships through Project PRIME, the organization’s scholarship endowment fund. Recipients were all smiles as each individual was recognized…

Let the School Year Begin!

Let the School Year Begin!

Prince Edward Elementary School welcomed over 900 students in grades Pre-K through four on the first day of the 2013-14 school year. Dr. David Smith (right), Superintendent of Prince Edward…

Sending comforts from home to soldiers

Sending comforts from home to soldiers

This summer, Appomattox Christian Academy, a mission of St. Andrew’s Reformed Episcopal Church, sponsored a Military Care Package Collection in an effort to send comforts from home to our troops…

Truck vs. Truck causes accident near Ethels

Truck vs. Truck causes accident near Ethels

A Keysville man received minor injuries last Wednesday evening when his vehicle was struck by a tractor-trailer. According to the State Police, Joseph H. Bentley, Jr., age 57, was driving…

Keysville ABC Store Prepares to Open

Keysville ABC Store Prepares to Open

Equipment Installation at Keysville Store Delays Drakes Store Closing The new Keysville ABC Store is being stocked in preparation for opening. According to Carol B. Mawyer, Public Relations Specialist for…

Farmville “Fireworks After Dark” Celebration Scheduled

Looking for some quality Labor Day family entertainment?  Come on out to the Farmville Regional Airport on Sunday, Sept 1st at 6:30 p.m. to enjoy Farmville’s “Fireworks After Dark” Celebration!…