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Lunenburg Commonwealth Attorney Agrees to Father’s Plea

Robert Fields, the Nottoway man charged as the driver accomplice in the Codarrell Yates malicious wounding case, has asked the office of the Lunenburg County Commonwealth Attorney for a deal.…

Wildfires Abound in Windy Conditions

Wildfires Abound in Windy Conditions

Pictured, firefighters from Hampden-Sydney Volunteer Fire Department responded on Friday, November 9 to an address in the 600 block of Farmville Lake Road. Area firefighters have been busy this week,…

ROUTE 619 OVER SAILOR’S CREEK CLOSED FOR REPAIRS

A portion of Route 619 (Lockett Road) over Sailor’s Creek in Prince Edward County will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, November 18 and a detour will be in…

Burglaries and Robbery Solved – Five Men Arrested

Five local men have been arrested by the Farmville Police Department following several recent investigations. On August 14, 2013, a burglary was discovered at The Cash and Carry Convenience Store…

Burton Encourages Students to Follow Passions

Burton Encourages Students to Follow Passions

Submitted by Dennis Smith  KEYSVILLE – Former Daytona 500 winner and 17-year NASCAR veteran Ward Burton of South Boston reminded students at Southside Virginia Community College to follow their passions…

The Charlotte Learning Center embraces a fun day of reading

The Charlotte Learning Center embraces a fun day of reading

On November 2, the Charlotte Adult Learning Center held their third annual literacy day from 10 a.m-12 p.m. Literacy day offered a little something for the whole family, including door…

November 18: Keysville Opens Collection Site For Global Christmas Project

Keysville Residents Packing Joy into Shoeboxes for Needy Children Overseas With holiday supplies already covering the store shelves, Keysville individuals, families, churches and groups are working to make Christmas a…

Shooter Accepts 25 Year Prison Sentence for Wounding 4 Men in Lunenburg County

Shooter Accepts 25 Year Prison Sentence for Wounding 4 Men in Lunenburg County

Codarrell Lee Yates, a 22-year-old man from Nottoway County, pled guilty recently in Lunenburg Circuit Court to four felony wounding charges, one count of use of a firearm in the…

NWTF Hosts Wheelin’ Sportsman Hunt Dec. 14 The High Bridge Strutter’s Chapter of the “NWTF” will be sponsoring their 4th Annual Wheelin Sportsman Hunt on Saturday, December 14th in Cumberland…

Pamplin Volunteer Fire and EMS Throws Halloween Celebration

For the first time, this past Saturday, October 26, Pamplin Volunteer Fire and EMS hosted a Halloween celebration for the local community. Parents brought their children, dressed up in their…