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TOWN OF FARMVILLE

Farmville mayor, council sworn in during Monday ceremony

FARMVILLE – Family and friends took pictures and shot video on Monday, as Farmville Mayor-elect Briant Vincent and ...

Route 15 crash

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Residents asked to help in the wake of Route 15 crash

When talking about Melissa Cress, friends and family think of her kindness. Co-workers focus on her smile and ...

Farmville restaurant

TOWN OF FARMVILLE

Farmville restaurant will shut down later this month

FARMVILLE – In less than two weeks, a longtime favorite Farmville restaurant will close its doors for good.  ...

THE WORD

The Word — The sign of the Lord

On a July day, several years ago, I was backpacking through the European countryside. The beauty of the ...

DEVOTIONAL

Devotional — Amen. Come, Lord Jesus

Here we are at the beginning of another season of Advent. In case this is news to you, ...

Lifestyles

Farmers hear outlook for upcoming farm bill

In the face of ongoing economic volatility, U.S. farmers continue to produce: For each input that goes into ...

Education

SVCC students learn about leadership

Seven SVCC students recently attended the Virginia Community College System Student Leadership Conference in Roanoke. Over the course ...

MOTHER NATURE'S GARDEN

Mother Nature’s Garden — Japanese Knotweed: A seriously tough plant

Since the late 15th century, we humans have moved around 13,000 species of plants from their native habitats ...

HAPPY TO BE HERE

Happy to be Here — Listen and let the songs play

As the song says, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Nature sets the stage with starlight ...

SOWING SEEDS

Sowing Seeds — Now what? A story of God and money

Christians are not immune to financial problems. One article claimed the percentage of Christians declaring bankruptcy is roughly ...

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Christmas parades

TRENT'S MILL NEWS

Trent’s Mills News: Cue the Christmas parades all over the area

One of the best parts of this time of year are the Christmas parades. Families line the streets ...

Lifestyles

Mail theft can lead to fraud

Scams aren’t always a high-tech project. In fact, some of the most common are about as old fashioned ...

Education

Student loan repayments extended again

For 45 million Americans who carry a total of $1.6 trillion in outstanding student loans, the federal government ...

Farmville giveaway

Farmville

Farmville giveaway provides early Christmas present for residents

FARMVILLE – A Christmas giveaway earlier this week blessed many families who are struggling in hopes of providing ...

Buckingham

Union Branch celebrates pastoral anniversary

Union Branch Baptist Church of Arvonia recently celebrated the fifth pastoral anniversary of Elder Faith Jones, M. Ed. ...

Buckingham FFA

Buckingham

Buckingham FFA members prepare for the future

DILLWYN – The Buckingham Future Farmers of America chapter has been busy over the last two months. On ...

Farmville

Toy drive contributions dropped off

LeAnna Grant with the Farmville Jaycees delivered the gifts from the toy drive held on Sunday, Nov. 27 ...

CENTRA

Two local doctors receive ‘Top Doc’ awards

Centra Southside Community Hospital’s Dr. Bikram Bal and Dr. Sunil Rajan received Top Doc 2023 awards. To be ...

COVID-19

How do you feel about COVID-19?

Do you feel the pandemic is over? How are you handling masks and booster shots this winter? The ...

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Buckingham

Who qualifies for cheaper internet? Schools help get the word out

Schools in Buckingham, Cumberland and Prince Edward counties want to get the word out. Some families in the ...