PEC EAGLES MUSICIANS EARN HIGH HONORS

Prince Edward County High and Middle School Band students participated in All-District Band Auditions. To be part of these ensembles requires extensive preparation and skill. It is an honor for these students to have been accepted into these ensembles for the opportunity to make music with other phenomenal musicians in our area.    Seniors, Benjamin Roberts and Abigail Swanson, have … Read More

P.E. Eagle Musicians Earn High Honors

Prince Edward County High and Middle School Band students participated in All-District Band Auditions. To be part of these ensembles requires extensive preparation and skill. It is an honor for these students to have been accepted into these ensembles for the opportunity to make music with other phenomenal musicians in our area. Seniors, Benjamin Roberts and Abigail Swanson, have been … Read More

16 Year-Old Boy Killed In Brunswick County Crash

Virginia State Police have new information about a tragic crash that took place in Brunswick County early this week. At about 4am on January 13th, troopers responded to Kress Road near Justin Lake for the report of a single-vehicle crash involving two juveniles. The preliminary investigation showed that a 1996 Dodge Ram pickup, driven by a 16 year-old boy, was … Read More

Farmville Rotary Announces 2019 Event Dates

Rotary Club of Farmville today announced dates for its 2019 events.  The Club is able to donate to nonprofit organizations throughout the year, due largely to proceeds from The Taste of Farmville which will be held Thursday, January 31 from 5-8 p.m. at Fireman’s Sports Arena. Tickets can be purchased online on the Rotary Club’s Facebook Page. The deadline for … Read More

Wright Picked To Lead Powerful House Committee

A Heart of Virginia delegate has been appoiinted to lead a powerful committee. Delegate Tommy Wright represents the 61st District, which consists of Amelia, Cumbmerland, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, and parts of Lunenburg Counties. Virginia House Speaker Kirk Cox announces this week that Wright would chair the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee. Wright previously served as vice chair of the … Read More

Supervisors Express Frustration Over New Charlotte County Courthouse

Charlotte County is touting its courthouse project as coming in under budget. Project Manager Tim Burge told supervisors that the budget for the entire project was estimated at 14.25 million dollars. When all was said and done, total expenditures came in just shy of 5-thousand dollars under that figure. Contractors did make a few change orders in December as the … Read More

Hampden-Sydney Travels to Randolph Wednesday Night

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. — Hampden-Sydney College will travel to Randolph College for an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) basketball road game on Wednesday, January 16, at 7 p.m. in Lynchburg.  The Tigers are 4-9 overall, 1-5 in the ODAC, while the Wildcats are 6-10 overall, 1-6 in the ODAC.  The contest can be heard locally on WFLO Radio, 95.7 FM. Hampden-Sydney (4-9, … Read More

CSCH Named January 2019 “Looking Our Best” Award Winner

The Farmville Area Chamber of Commerce will present its January “Looking Our Best” award to Centra Southside Community Hospital in Farmville on Wednesday, January 16th at 2:30 pm in the main entrance of the hospital. The public is invited to the brief award presentation and picture ceremony.

Widespread Power Outages Resolved Late Monday

Dominion Energy reported that all widespread power outages had been restored as of late Monday, due to the winter storm. The only remaining outages were isolated and small in number. One outage was reported west of Farm,ville due to a tree that felkl on a pwer line. Four customers were still in the dark just to the south of Cumberland … Read More