Arts & Crafts Fair is Sept. 10-11

Published 5:59 am Thursday, September 1, 2016

Happy birthday wishes are sent out this week to the following: Michael Boyles, of Cumberland, and Dorothy Micklen, of Buckingham, Saturday;  and Frank Baird, of Dillwyn, Thursday.

The Blackstone Chamber of Commerce is hosting its 47th annual Arts & Crafts Festival on Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Activities will include arts and crafts, vendors, food, entertainment, car and tractor show, Civil War reenactment and much more. Admission is free.

The 2016 Amelia County Fair is Monday, Sept. 5-Saturday. Plan to meet your friends and have a great time at this year’s event.

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Barry and Linda Miles of Cumberland visited several friends at The Woodlands in Farmville on Saturday, Aug. 27.

Our prayers go out this week to all those who are sick and shut-in everywhere.

Our sympathy is extended to the Hudgins family, of Richmond. Charlie Arthur Hudgins, age 95, died Wednesday, Aug. 3. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends here and abroad.

The 2016 Five County Fair in Farmville is Tuesday, Sept. 27-Saturday, Oct. 1. Join in the fun and make your plans now to bring the whole family. There is something for everyone.

The Powhatan Lions Club is once again hosting Labor Day Fest 2016 Monday. Activities will include a parade at 11 a.m. with food vendors and more, at 2834 Old Buckingham Road, Powhatan.

Annie May Miles is the columnist for Trents Mill. Her email address is