Spring is just around the corner

Published 8:56 am Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee welcomes all citizens of Cumberland County and surrounding counties to a community meeting concerning the proposed landfill to learn more and receive information about the stand against this issue. For more information visit LoveCentraVA.com, its Facebook page at FB.me/LoveCentralVA or email NoMegaLandfill@LoveCentralVA.com. The next meeting will be Sunday, April 14, at 3 p.m. at the Cumberland Community Center located at 45 South and Davenport Road.

The Appomattox County Athletic Booster Club proudly presents Bluegrass/Bluegrass Gospel featuring “The Kody Norris Show” on Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Appomattox County High School, 198 Evergreen Avenue. You may purchase tickets at Napa in Appomattox, F & L Market in Lynchburg and Taylor Forbes Equipment in Farmville or online at www.lynchburgtickets.com or make checks payable to ACHS and mail to c/o Tony Clifton, P.O. Box 373, Appomattox VA. 24522 or visit www.appomattoxbluegrass.com. For more information call Tony at (434) 660-7101.

The Cumberland County Board of Supervisors monthly meeting is held every second Tuesday unless otherwise announced at 7 p.m. in the Cumberland County Court Room.

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Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Annie May Miles 83 years young of Dillwyn on Sunday, March 17, Earl Swink of Farmville on Monday, March 18 and Larry Boyles of Dillwyn on Tuesday, March 19.

Free adult education/GED classes, both day and night classes. Education gives you the chance to succeed. For more information call Lois Hicks (Adult Education/GED) at (434) 736-2048 or (804) 586-7489. Sponsored by Southside Virginia Community College.

The Appomattox Lions Club will be hosting live and in concert “The Inspirations” from Bryson City, North Carolina on Saturday at 7 p.m. in the Appomattox County Auditorium located at 198 Evergreen Avenue, Appomattox. Children 12 and under are free. Advance ticket locations are as follows: Cumberland Building Supply, Farmville Carpet House, Farmville Auto Parts, Appomattox Dairy Queen, Wilkes Jewelry and Appomattox Drug Store.

Note: Spring officially arrives Wednesday March 20 at 5:58 p.m.

A speedy recovery is sent out to all those who are sick and shut in.

Annie May Miles can be reached at fatcat091@verizon.net.