THE ROBERT RUSSA MOTON MUSEUM IS HOSTING AN EVENT TONIGHT DEDICATED TO HONORING HARRIET TUBMAN. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… (cut) DIRECTOF OF EDUCATION AND PUBLIC PROGRAM CAINAN TOWNSEND SAYS IT’S A UNIQUE PERFORMANCE… (cut) THE SPIRIT OF HARRIET TUBMAN IS TONIGHT AT 6-30…TOWNSEND SAYS IT’S FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
A great weekend for EAGLES Forensics! Fourth place in regionals. Grace Rust (1st Extemporaneous Speaking), Ellis Jones (2nd Prose), Alyssa Spease (3rd Prose), Malaysia Jones (3rd Poetry), and Cally Vogel (2nd Storytelling) will all advance to Super Regionals at R.E. Lee in Staunton on February 24th. Connor Stimpert is the alternate for Original Oratory, and could also advance. Timara Smith … Read More
The Farmville Area Chamber of Commerce enjoyed celebrating the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting at Little Caesars in Farmville. Pictured L-R are Joy Stump, Patrick O’Connell (owner), Elden Tillman (manager) and Kerry Mossler.
Over the next month the Southside Virginia Family YMCA is inviting the community to ask a simple question: “Why the Y?” The YMCA, which serves Prince Edward, Cumberland, Buckingham and Charlotte counties, is conducting a three-year capital campaign to raise $575,000. A whopping $479,500 of the goal has already been pledged — a resounding testament to the place the Y … Read More
Local emergency responders were called into action once again on Friday when a propane truck lost control on Route 45 in Cumberland County. The truck’s markings indiate it was from Seay Milling and Machinery Company. Randolph District Volunteer Fire Chief Ryan Bates told the Farmville Herald that an estimated 400 gallons of propane spilled when the truck flipped over on … Read More
CONGRESSMAN TOM GARRETT IS HOSTING ANOTHER TELEPHONE TOWN HALL MEETING TOMORROW NIGHT. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… REPRESENTATIVE GARRETT…HOSTING HIS SECOND TELEPHONE TOWN HALL MEETING AND HIS THIRD TOWN HALL OF 2018…TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7:15. ACCORDING TO GARRETT’S OFFICE, HIS LAST TELEPHONE HALL REACHED 129,000 FIFTH DISTRICT RESIDENTS. GARRETT IS ALSO HOLDING MOBILE OFFICE HOURS TUESDAY IN BUCKINGHAM COUNTY…INSIDE THE … Read More
THE VIRGINIA STATE POLICE AND VIRGINIA MISSING CHILDRENS CLEARINGHOUSE HAVE ISSUED AN ENDANGERED MISSING CHILD MEDIA ALERT ON BEHALF OF THE LURAY POLICE DEPARTMENT ON 02/01/2018 AT 1600 HOURS. THE LURAY POLICE DEPARTMENT IS LOOKING FOR CAYLA SUE AUSTIN, AGE 17 YEARS OLD, HEIGHT 5’3″ FEET, WEIGHT 115 lbs., WITH BLUE EYES, BLOND HAIR, AND A LIP RING IN HER … Read More
Authorities in Buckingham County continue searching for two juveniles reported missing Tuesday. 16 year-old Grace Michelle Herron and 16 year-old Angela Dianne Thurston attend a specialized educational facility in Buckingham County. Both apparently walked to the Short Pump Walmart in Henrico County, according to a statement from the sheriff’s office, but they never returned. It is unknown if the girls … Read More
Commotion on Cumberland Road Thursday near Farmville when a pickup driver suddenly swerved into the oncoming lanes and slammed into a pickup truck. The truck’s driver, James Carter, said he attempted to swerve to miss the car, but could not avoid the collision. The driver of the car that crossed the center is identified as Nancy Cumbea. Troopers say she … Read More
THE LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER IS HOSTING A SEMINAR AIMED AT BALANCING THE SCORECARD. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… MANAGING THE INTANGIBILITY OF BUSINESS IS SET FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22nd. BRANDON HENNESSEE IS A BUSINESS ANALYST WITH THE SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER… (cut) TO REGISTER, SEND AN EMAIL TO SBDC AT LONGWOOD DOT COM.