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Virginia Shows Its Heart at Festival

Virginia Shows Its Heart at Festival

The annual Heart of Virginia Festiva was held in Farmville on Saturday, May 6. Festival-goers lined the streets to enjoy antique cars, food, music and more. Photo by Evan Jones…

AKA Celebrates Founders’ Day

AKA Celebrates Founders’ Day

“Celebrating Our Timeless Treasures: 109 Years of Sisterhood” was the theme at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated’s Joint Founders’ Day Celebration held at the Gateway Dining and Event Center…

PECHS Seniors Tour in Washington, D.C.

PECHS Seniors Tour in Washington, D.C.

Members of the PECHS Class of 2017 recently toured in Washington, D.C. as an enrichment activity for their U.S. Government classes.  The trip was organized by Assistant Principal Dr. Maurice…

Teen Charged With Reckless Driving

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer PRINCE EDWARD – At approximately 8:30 a.m. on April 24, Trooper A.S. Trombley responded to a multiple vehicle crash on Route 15 (Farmville Road) near…

Fireman Lovelady Honored by Department

Fireman Lovelady Honored by Department

The Farmville Fire Department recently honored one of their own. Firefighter Noah Lovelady was awarded the 2017 VFW Firefighter of the year. Noah is originally from Northern Virginia, and moved…

VFW Presents Annual Awards

VFW Presents Annual Awards

FARMVILLE – The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7059 conducted its 71st Annual Awards Dinner honoring local heroes Saturday, April 22nd. Post 7059 and Auxiliary members volunteer their time to…

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…