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Two Companies Respond to Skidder Fire

Two Companies Respond to Skidder Fire

On Saturday afternoon Hampden-Sydney Vol. Fire Department responded to a call of heavy black smoke near the Abilene Road area. Crews found a fully involved skidder near a logging operation in the area.…

Town Hall Meeting With (or Without) Representative Tom Garrett

FARMVILLE – Representative Tom Garrett of Virginia’s 5th Congressional District has been invited to attend a Town Hall meeting on Saturday, April 22nd from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Prince Edward County…

Police Officers Talk Man Down from Tower

Staff Report Longwood University Police Officers, Town of Farmville Police Officers and Virginia State Troopers responded to a report of a person in distress on West Third Street on Wednesday…

Prince Edward FBLA Members Place in Regional Competition

Prince Edward FBLA Members Place  in Regional Competition

FARMVILLE – FBLA club members were recognized at the School Board Meeting on March 14, 2017. These students placed in their individual or team competition during the Regional competition at…

Speeding Vehicle Crashes in PE County

Speeding Vehicle Crashes in PE County

PRINCE EDWARD – Virginia State Police are investigating a pursuit that resulted in the suspect vehicle crashing in Prince Edward County. The incident began at approximately 9:06 a.m. last Saturday,…

Town of Farmville Gives Away Trees for Arbor Day

Town of Farmville Gives Away Trees for Arbor Day

FARMVILLE – On March 25th the Town of Farmville gave away about 1,500 tree seedlings to celebrate the town’s Arbor Day. Since 2007, the town has given away over 14,000…

New Artists’ Work on Display at Riverside

New Artists’ Work on Display at Riverside

FARMVILLE – Central Virginia Arts invites the community to a First Friday reception highlighting the photography of Donna McRae-Jones and the oil paintings of Mary Frances Peca. The opening reception…

Minor Injuries

Minor Injuries

At approximately 8:15 a.m. on March 24, Trooper M.S. Ollie responded to a single-vehicle crash on Route 643 near Germantown Road. A 2004 Dodge Neon, driven by Cheharri Marshe S. Eddins, 23,…

It’s a BIG check!

It’s a BIG check!

Longwood Relay for Life raised more than $66,000 last weekend for cancer research. More than 900 people on 58 teams took to the Health & Fitness Center track Friday night.…

Leadership Farmville Graduates 27

Leadership Farmville Graduates 27

FARMVILLE – If given the opportunity, how would you color Farmville a better place? A Farmville Coloring Book was just one of many suggestions offered at the Leadership Farmville graduation…