Propane Truck Flips Over On Route 45

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

U.S. Rep. Tom Garrett Hosting Telephone Town Hall Meeting Tuesday

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

MISSING ENDANGERED CHILD ALERT CANCELLED FOR TEEN

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

Two Buckingham County Girls Reported Missing

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

Crash Closes Portion Of Cumberland Road Thursday

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

Longwood University SBDC Hosting Small Business Seminar

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.

PECMS RECEIVES LOWE’S TOOLBOX FOR EDUCATION GRANT

Farmville, VA – The Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation has awarded a $4,950 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education® grant to Prince Edward County Middle School in Farmville, VA, for the addition of mobile robotics learning center to be used to supplement content instruction as well as introduce students to robotics. Prince Edward County Middle School is one of 593 schools across … Read More

Pince Edward County TRIAD Meeting Friday

THE PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY TRIAD MEETS TOMORROW IN FARMVILLE. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS… TOMORROW’S MEETING IS BEING HELD MID-DAY AT THE FIREMAN’S SPORTS ARENA. PRESIDENT KARLA ELLINGTON TELLS ME TRIAD IS A COOPERATIVE EFFORT BETWEEN LAW ENFORCEMENT, SENIOR CITIZENS AND LOCAL AGENCIES… (cut) THE MEETING WILL ALSO FEATURE GUEST SPEAKERS FROM THE BLUE RIDGE POISON CONTROL CENTER AND LONGWOOD … Read More

Pamplin Man Convicted For Helping Murderer Flee

We begin today on the court beat, where a fourth person has now been convicted for trying to interfere with a murder investigation. Last May, Pamplin resident Donnell Green was killed. Late last month, Kevin Blow was convicted for helping another man, Mario Lamon Redfearn flee Prince Edward County. The defense claimed that Blow didn’t know that Redfearn had killed … Read More