VSP Seeking Public’s Help with Locating Sex Offender Wanted in Prince Edward

The Virginia State Police Sex Offender Investigative Unit is seeking the public’s help with locating a convicted sex offender who is known to frequent the Farmville area. Mark Anthony Miller, 58, is a black male with gray hair and brown eyes. He is 6’2 in height and weighs approximately 220 lbs. Miller was previously employed at a logging operation in … Read More

Farmville Garbage Schedule for January 18th – January 25th

In observance of state and federal holidays, town offices will be closed on Friday, January 18th and Monday, January 21st. There is no change to Friday, January 18th business collection. The following week, Monday and Tuesday residential routes will be run on Tuesday, January 22nd. Business garbage and cardboard will only be collected on Tuesday and Friday for the week … Read More

Cumberland Supervisors To Meet Tuesday

The Cumberland County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to have their regular meeting on Tuesday at 7pm. The public agenda lists a couple of items that might be of interest to you. First, a cellular tower could soon go up at 86 Salem Church Road, near Route 45. The county planning commission has already recommended allowing a conditional use permit … Read More

Virginia Feeling Effects of Government Shutdown

THE GOVERNMENT REMAINS PARTIALLY SHUTDOWN AND VIRGINIA IS BEGINNING TO FEEL THE EFFECTS. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… (cut) WALLETHUB ANALYST JILL GONZALEZ SAYS VIRGINIA IS THE SIXTH MOST AFFECTED STATE BY THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN… (cut)

CVEC Gives Back Over $1M To Members

The Board of Directors of Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) authorized $1.05 million in capital credit refunds to Cooperative member-owners. Refunds were issued in December, making 2018 the ninth consecutive year that CVEC has issued capital credit refunds reaching a total of nearly $18 million returned to members. CVEC is a not-for-profit cooperative that allocates any revenues above expenses to … Read More

Buckingham Chamber Awards Event Rescheduled

There has been a change in the date and time for the Buckingham Chamber of Commerce 2018 Awards Banquet. According to a statement Thursday from the chamber, the event will now take place on Tuesday, January 22nd at the Dillwyn Volunteer Fire Department. The event begins at 6:30 p.m.

Twin Lakes State Park Hosting Fireside Paint Party

TWIN LAKES STATE PARK IS HOSTING A FIRESIDE PAINT PARTY NEXT WEEKEND. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… THE PAINT PARTY IS SATURDAY, January 12th AT 1 O’CLOCK IN THE AFTERNOON. CHIEF RANGER OF VISITOR EXPERIENCE BRIANNA DOLL SAYS IT’S OPEN TO PAINTERS OF ALL SKILL LEVELS… (CUT) THERE IS A 10-DOLLAR FEE FOR THE FIRESIDE PAINT PARTY. YOU CAN REGISTER … Read More

Car Sales Fraud Investigation Leads To Arrest Of Mecklenburg County Man

A Mecklenburg County used car sales man has been indicted for fraud. According to a statement from the sheriff’s office there, Russell Ashby Lundy the Third, of South Hill, had been under investigation for the past six months after complaints from customers. Anyone who has purchased a vehicle from Lundy Motors in South Hill could be affected, the sheriff’s statement … Read More

Cumberland Business Owner Wants Larger Gas Pump Canopy

A Cumberland County business ownerr wants to build a larger canopy over his gas pumps. The planning commission has a public hearing set for January 7th regarding the conditional use permit request for 3156 Cumberland Road. That’s the Ramam Midway Market. The proposal calls for a larger canopy than the current one, according to planning and zoning commission administrator JP … Read More

Farmville and Prince Edward County Residents Urged to Sign Up For Emergency Alerts

THE TOWN OF FARMVILLE AND PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY ARE URGING RESIDENTS TO SIGN UP FOR A NEW EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… (cut) TOWN MANAGER GERALD SPATES SAYS THEY’RE WORKING WITH EVERBRIDGE TO PROVIDE CRITICAL EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS TO RESIDENTS… (cut) FOR A LINK TO SIGN UP, GO TO EITHER FARMVILLEVA.COM OR CO.PRINCE-EDWARD.VA.US.