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Nosecone to Nosecone Injures Two Pilots

Nosecone to Nosecone Injures Two Pilots

By Lyle M. Leake, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – Friday morning, October 17, an aviation emergency at the Farmville Airport on Wedgewood Drive saw fire and rescue personnel, as well as…

Longwood University Color Wars 2017

Longwood University Color Wars 2017

Photos & Story by Crystal Vandegrift FARMVILLE – Step 1: Line up with your class. Step 2: Fill a plastic cup with paint. Step 3: Fling paint on fellow students.…

U.S. Marshals Apprehend Prince Edward County Man

U.S. Marshals Apprehend Prince Edward County Man

Story and photo by Crystal Vandegrift FARMVILLE – Christopher Johnson, 20, of Prince Edward County, was apprehended by U.S. Marshals in Farmville on September 27. According to U.S. Deputy Marshall…

AARP Awards Grant to Habitat for Humanity

AARP Awards Grant to Habitat for Humanity

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – On Wednesday, September 27 officials with AARP presented the Farmville Area Habitat for Humanity with a grant for $6,000. The grant from AARP…

Farmville Kiwanis Makes Final Donation

Farmville Kiwanis Makes Final Donation

Farmville Area Kiwanis last week presented the Town of Farmville with $12,000 to purchase new playground equipment for Grove Street Park. “It is with proud hearts that we announce our final act as…

Two Charged in Connection with Death of H-S College Student

Two Charged in Connection with Death of H-S College Student

Staff report HAMPDEN-SYDNEY  – Two men have been charged in connection with the March 2017 death of a Hampden-Sydney College student. At the direction of the Prince Edward County Commonwealth’s…

Threatening Call Leads to Walmart Evacuation

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – Shortly before 1:30 p.m. last Friday, September 15, the Walmart store in Farmville was evacuated after an alleged threatening call to the store.…

County Adopts New Fence Ordinance

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously last Tuesday night to amend the county’s fence ordinance. The vote comes after a…

Funds for New Cafeteria Equipment Approved

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer FARMVILLE – The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a request from the public school system to appropriate $58,812 from the Cafeteria Fund…

Event Honors & Remembers Emergency Personal

Event Honors & Remembers Emergency Personal

An inaugural 9/11 Honor and Remembrance Ceremony was held Monday at the Farmville Fire Department. The event, sponsored by the American Legion Jack Garland Post 32 was held to remember…