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Clerk Fights Off Gunman During Attempted Gas Station Robbery

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer On Sunday, January 17 around 6:16 p.m. the Farmville Police Department responded to an attempted armed robbery at the Pure Station in the 600 block…

Farmville Set to Sell Lake for $1.25 Million

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer The Farmville Town Council will hold a public hearing on January 25, at 12:00 p.m., for the purpose of hearing citizen comments on the proposed…

Dream Becomes Reality

Farmville Dedicates New Dog Park Last Friday afternoon Town of Farmville officials and community members, along with their pets, joined as the town dedicated its newest facility. The Dr. Erica…

Supervisors Agree No Member Will Serve on YMCA Board

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer January’s Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors meeting called for several appointments to committees and boards. In the past, one of those appointments included placing…

Simpson Chosen as P.E. Board Chairman

Supervisors Vote to Rotate Chairmanship on Seniority By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – Following multiple motions, substitute motions and close to 40 minutes of discussion among the Prince Edward…

Fourth Citizen’s Police Academy set to begin in March

FARMVILLE, VA – The Farmville Police Department is again inviting citizens to apply for the  Farmville Police Department Citizen’s Police Academy starting in March 2016. This academy will consist of…

Still Running Strong

Still Running Strong

Longwood Coach Overcomes Cancer, Selected for World Championship Triathlon By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – At 45, Catherine Hanson has faced a lot of challenges. This fall, she will…

Clark Makes History Twice as New Commonwealth’s Attorney

Clark Makes History Twice as New Commonwealth’s Attorney

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer On Monday of this week, Prince Edward County native Megan Clark took the oath of office as the county’s new Commonwealth’s Attorney. Clark made history…

Dedication of Farmville  Dog Park this Friday

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – A Farmville woman will see her dream of a community dog park become a reality this Friday. Three years ago Cristine Voitko of…

Farmville House Fire Labeled Suspicious

Farmville House Fire Labeled Suspicious

Firefighters from Farmville, Prospect and Hampden-Sydney volunteer fire departments responded to a house fire around 3 a.m. Sunday morning at 1577 Tuggle Road in Farmville. According to Farmville Fire Chief…