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Let Freedom Ring!

Let Freedom Ring!

At 3:00 pm on August 28, 2013, bells rang across the country in response to the call Martin Luther King, Jr. made to “let freedom ring” in his “I Have…

UPS Celebrates 25 Years in Keysville

UPS Celebrates 25 Years in Keysville

August 28 is a significant date for employees of UPS as they commemorate the company’s beginnings on August 28, 1907. This past Wednesday, UPS employees in Keysville celebrated its own…

Trash Truck Trashed; Driver Injured

Trash Truck Trashed; Driver Injured

A Charlotte County man was injured last Thursday when the garbage truck he was driving overturned. According to the State Police, Ronald E. Taylor, age 63 of Charlotte Court House,…

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…

Rice Man Killed in Crash on 307

Rice Man Killed in Crash on 307

Virginia State Police Trooper T.D. Walker responded to a single-vehicle crash in Prince Edward County Tuesday (Aug. 27, 2013). The crash occurred at 12:00 p.m. on Route 307 less than…

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…