Arrest Made In Farmville Beating

AN update to a story we told you about earlier this week regarding a brutal beating of a man at a Farmville motel. The incident took place at Town Motel on West Third Street. Now, Farmville Polcie say they’ve made an arrest. A statement from Farmville Police says 62 year-old Terry Hearld was found in critical condition in the parking … Read More

VSP Issues Statewide Alert For Missing Pamplin Teenager

THE VIRGINIA STATE POLICE HAS ISSUED A CRITICALLY MISSING ADULT ALERT for a Pamplin woman. Troopers and authorities are looking for Megan Lorraine Metzger, who is described as a white female, 19 years of age, 5’5″ tall and weighing 150 pounds. Metzger has blue eyes, blonde hair, and a five inch scar on her right arm. SHe is believed to … Read More

AAA Warning Parents Against Hot Car Deaths

THERE’S A NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN AIMED AT REDUCING THE NUMBER OF CHILDREN WHO DIE OF HEAT STROKE IN HOT CARS. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… SINCE 1998, 764 CHILDREN HAVE DIED LOCKED IN HOT CARS… (cut) TRIPLE A’S MICHELLE HARRIS SAYS WHATEVER IT TAKES…DEVELOP A HABIT OF ALWAYS CHECKING THE BACK SEAT BEFORE YOU LEAVE YOUR VEHILCE. (cut) THE FORECAST HIGH … Read More

Man Remains Critical After Brutal Farmville Beating

Farmville Police continue to investigate the discovery of a body in the parking lot of the Town Motel on West Third Street early Sunday. According to a statement from Farmville Police, officers responded at about 1:30 that morning to investigate a call for service reported to be a victim of an assault. The caller said the person was not breathing. … Read More

Farmers Cooperative To Hold Check-R-Board Days

Farmer’s Cooperative is announcing their 2018 Purina® Check-R-Board® Days, in conjunction with their Horse & Pet Professional VIP Luncheon in Farmville. A statement from Farner’s Coop says the event will be a great event to learn, save, and eat! There will be raffle tickets handed out to all participants, entering them in a chance to win door prizes and a … Read More

Prince Edward Christmas Mother Hosting ‘Christmas in July’

A LOCAL ORGANIZATION THAT COLLECTS TOYS FOR PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY KIDS IN NEED IS ORGANIZING A SUMMER TOY DRIVE. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… PRINCE EDWARD CHRISTMAS MOTHER…HOSTING CHRISTMAS IN JULY FROM MONDAY, THE 23rd THROUGH FRIDAY AUGUST 10th…VICE PRESIDENT KATE EGGLESTON… (cut) YOU CAN DROP OFF A TOY AT A DOZEN DIFFEREN LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND FARMVILLE. FOR MORE … Read More

Summer Music Games of Southwest Virginia at Salem Stadium

The Pride of Salem Band Boosters in partnership WDBJ7 is thrilled to present the Annual Summer Music Games of Southwest Virginia on Monday, July 30th at the Salem Stadium, located at 1008 Texas St. Salem, Virginia. The Summer Music Games will host six world class corps this year from Drum Corps International. Performances by the Boston Crusaders – Boston, MA, … Read More

Meth Dealer Sentenced

A man accused of dealing in methamphatamine throughout Charlotte and Lunenburg Counties has now been sentenced. 41 year-old Geoffrey Edwards, of Keysville received a prison term of 20 years for charges out of Lunenburg County, but he will go to trial for separate charges in Charlotte County. However, the judge in Lunenburg County suspended 18 years and 7 months of … Read More

Farmville Holding Parks and Recreation Community Meeting Wednesday Night

THE TOWN OF FARMVILLE IS HOLDING A COMMUNITY MEETING TONIGHT. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… TOWN MANAGER GERRY SPATES SAYS THE MEETING WILL FOCUS ON FARMVILLE’S PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT… (cut) TONIGHT’S MEETING STARTS AT 5-30 INSIDE THE COUNCIL CHAMBER ON THE SECOND FLOOR OF THE FARMVILLE TOWN HALL.

CHRISTMAS IN JULY REQUEST

Prince Edward Christmas Mother is hosting “Christmas in July,” an event lasting from July 23 to August 10 to raise money and to collect toy donations for children in Prince Edward County. The organization is requesting monetary donations, which can be processed through paypal on the organization’s new website, www.pechristmasmother.com. Toys and other items, including board games, dvds, and books … Read More