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UPS Tractor Trailer Accident on 360

UPS Tractor Trailer Accident on 360

On Thursday morning, May 4, at about 4:00 a.m., a UPS tractor trailer hauling double trailers heading south on Highway 360 left the road and overturned in Prince Edward County…

Drakes Branch Man Arrested for B&E

Drakes Branch Man Arrested for B&E

By Crystal Vandegrift, Staff Writer DRAKES BRANCH – Alexander J. Friend, 33, of Drakes Branch, has been arrested and charged with breaking and entering and grand larceny. According to the…

Recognize This Car? – May Be Connected to Citizens Bank & Trust Robbery

Recognize This Car? – May Be Connected to Citizens Bank & Trust Robbery

FARMVILLE – The Farmville Police Department is asking anyone that may have seen a bluish/grey 2016 Nissan Sentra in the area of S. Main St. or Milnwood Rd. last Wednesday…

Police Investigate Suspicious Device At Fuqua School

FARMVILLE – At approximately 10:15 a.m. Wednesday morning, Farmville Police, along with the Farmville Volunteer Fire Dept., responded to a report of several small suspected improvised explosive devices at the…

Two Arrested on Various Charges in Prince Edward

Two Arrested on Various Charges in Prince Edward

PRINCE EDWARD – Parker Lamar Orfield, 59, of Rice was arrested without incident on April 21, 2017 on the following charges: Aggravated Sexual Battery, Indecent Liberties by a Custodian, and…

Single-Car Crash Leaves Driver in Critical Condition

Single-Car Crash Leaves Driver in Critical Condition

Virginia State Police Trooper A.S. Trombley is investigating a single-vehicle crash in Prince Edward County. The crash occurred Saturday, April 15, at 6 a.m., on Route 604 less than a mile east…

Cocaine Dealer Sent to Prison for Over 12 Years

Cocaine Dealer Sent to Prison for Over 12 Years

LUNENBURG – Gerrod Thomas Randolph, a 37-year-old Victoria man of 505 Lunenburg Ave., was sentenced recently in Lunenburg Circuit Court to 12 years and six months in prison as a…

Drug Investigation Nets 12 Arrests

Drug Investigation Nets 12 Arrests

Staff Report APPOMATTOX – A drug related investigation in Appomattox County has led to charges against 14 people connected to the the distribution of narcotics and prescription drugs. Among the…

Tractor Trailer Overturns on Waterworks Road

Tractor Trailer Overturns on Waterworks Road

At approximately 3pm on Wednesday, March 29, a tractor trailer overturned on Waterworks Road in Farmville. The tractor trailer was delivering chemicals to the Town of Farmville water plant when…

American Pickers to Film in Virginia

American Pickers to Film in Virginia

Mike Wolfe, left, and Frank Fritz are coming back to Virginia in May to hunt for rusty gold Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to…