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The Word — The strangest grateful

Recently I had the opportunity to share a special meal with my spiritual father and some friends at ...

Education

New members welcomed

Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK), the National Leadership Honor Society, welcomed 1,971 new initiates from 78 universities during April. ...

Prince Edward

Nonprofit hosts basketball tournament fundraiser

A basketball tournament, Big 15 Classic, held Saturday, May 14, at Prince Edward Middle School brought out 12 ...

Education

Parker completes power line worker program

Alex Parker of Columbia completed the Southside Virginia Community College Power Line Worker Training Program on April 20. ...

Local

Stars Under the Stars returns June 10

Downtown Film Series has announced the 24th season of the award-winning Stars Under The Stars series. Started in ...

Education

Bryant completes power line worker program

Thomas Bryant III of Farmville completed the Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) Power Line Worker Training Program on ...

Cumberland

Board receives update on broadband

The Cumberland County Board of Supervisors met for its monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 10. The County Administrator, ...

Lifestyles

Family helping family

Charlotte County resident Courtney Lewis should have been getting married last Saturday, May 14. Instead, the 29-year-old was ...

Church & Community

Church and Community Events for the week of May 20

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Friday. Items must be submitted by 10 a.m. Monday ...

Buckingham

Chamber meeting held

Brian Freeman with Buckingham Branch Rail Road (BBRR) was the keynote speaker for the May Buckingham Chamber of ...

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Trents Mill News – Community updates

The Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee, a nonprofit organization, will be hosting its regular monthly meeting on Sunday, ...

Local

Dr. P retires after three decades

After 30 years at Longwood University, Dr. Tim Pierson is retiring at the end of June from his ...

Columns

Devotional — Cool days in spring

Summer, fall, winter, spring: The four seasons of a year each has very different characteristics. We experience changes ...

Columns

Sowing Seeds — Rounding the bases

Have you ever battled for control over your own life? Many of us fight that battle every day. ...

Church & Community

Spring music festival set

PolyCeltic, an acoustic trio who focuses on a British Isles/American folk sound, will perform at the Farmville Presbyterian ...

Local

Easter egg hunt held

On Saturday, April 16, the Farmville Recreation Department hosted its annual Easter egg hunt with great success. The ...

Recreation

Borst hopes recent win will spark a strong run

By Joe Chandler South Boston Speedway Jacob Borst scored his first career win in the NASCAR Advance Auto ...

College

Jones steps down as Women’s Lacrosse Coach

Elaine Jones will be stepping down as the head coach of the Longwood women’s lacrosse program, Longwood athletics ...

Local

Planting season is in full swing

Planting season is in full swing in Virginia, and a summer of farming activities is right around the ...

Local

Memorial weekend celebrations set

Join Sailor’s Creek Battlefield for a day of remembrance at the annual Memorial Day program May 28, from ...