Model Train Club Hosting Holiday Shows

It’s that time of year again! High Bridge Railroad Club is holding weekly open house shows this holiday season every Saturday 10am to 2pm from November 30 to December 21. We will also be open on Sunday, December 1, when the Farmville Christmas Parade will be held, from noon to 3:30 pm. Admission is free but donations are gladly accepted; … Read More


At approximately 4:18 a.m. this morning, Farmville Police responded to a single motor vehicle accident in the 1600 block of E. Third St.  Officer D. P. Foley was the first officer to arrive on scene.  The back half of the vehicle (2016 Buick 4-Door) was already consumed in fire and heavy smoke was coming from the passenger compartment.  Foley discovered … Read More

Two Arrested For Local Dollar General Store Robbery

An arrest has been made in the case of an armed robbery at a DOllar Genersal store in Pamplin. Appomattox County Sheriff Barry Letterman told the Charlotte Gazette that 22 year-old Adrian RObinson, of Rice, and 20 year-old Quintairs Wade, of Pamplin, were arrested for the October 23rd holdup. The stor ewaas held up that night right after it closed, … Read More

Coffee with the Chief event

Chief Andy Ellington and the Farmville Police Department would like to invite you to have “Coffee with the Chief” with the Farmville Police Department on Thursday, November 21st, 2019. Between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m., Chief Ellington along with other Farmville Police Officers will be at the Barnes and Noble Cafe, located at 200 North Main Street. This event will be … Read More

Lunenburg County Fatal Crash

Virginia State Polcie troopers are looking into a deadly crash un Lunenburg County. A statement from VSP spokesperson Corinee Geller says that the crash happened on Saturday at about 11am on Route 138, about a mile north of Route 660. A 2010 Honda CRV wasd reportedly traveling on Route 138 when it ran off the right side of the pavement, … Read More

Citizens Bank & Trust Company Supports P. E. Co. Christmas Mother

The mission of the Prince Edward County Christmas Mother is to serve children under eighteen years old and 18 year old children still in high school or completing a high school curriculum through providing toys, books and other gift items during the winter holiday season.  Prince Edward Christmas Mother is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was founded in 2016.  Anyone … Read More

VDOT Seeks Public Input On Highways

The Virginia Department of Transportation is seeking input on modifications to several intersections along the US 29 and 460 corridor. The intersections atre in Campbell and Appomattox Counties. A consulting firm has been hired to develop proposals to improve safety and traffic flow on the major highways. One open house has already been held, but a second meeting is planned … Read More

P E High School Inducts 31 to National Honor Society

Prince Edward County High School inducted 32 students into the National Honor Society at the October Induction Ceremony. The National Honor Society is a nationwide organization for high school students in the United States and outlying territories, which consists of many chapters in high schools. Selection is based on four criteria: scholarship, leadership, service, and character.