Country gospel show set

Published 9:35 am Thursday, June 27, 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 further information visit the website LoveCentraVA.Com, the Facebook page at ore email The next meeting will be Sunday, July 14, at 3 p.m. at the Cumberland Community Center located at 45 south and Davenport Road.

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.

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Dale Midkiff and Frances Smith both of Dillwyn having birthdays on Friday, June 28; Mary Dunkum of Dillwyn on Monday, July 1; and Fern Dunnavant of Dillwyn on Tuesday, July 2.

Gene Absher of Dillwyn visited in the home of James and Virginia Boyles of Cumberland last week.

The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association, a nonprofit organization, will be hosting its regular monthly meeting on Monday, July 8, at 5 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Dillwyn located on U.S. Route 15, Main Street, Dillwyn. All members and their guests are welcome to attend and bring a covered dish for the meal. This will be followed by the July Program featuring surprise guest. For further information or to learn more about the group contact President Barry Miles at home (804) 492-5806 or cell (434) 315-4181.

The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association, a nonprofit organization, is sponsoring a one-day bus trip on Thursday, Aug. 1, to The Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre (WHDT) in Wytheville to the show called “A Country Gospel.” WHDT is happy to present its version of “good ol’” country gospel. The production will feature favorite songs that we grew up singing from spiritual, happy, hand-clapping numbers to sweet beautiful inspirational hymns played by our own talented musicians. So come and join us in this opportunity to praise the Lord. Pickup will be Food Lion in Dillwyn, Farmers Bank parking lot, Appomattox and Walmart parking lot in Lynchburg. Only a few seats remain. Deadline for registration has been extended to Saturday, July 20. For more information contact President Barry Miles at (804) 492-5806 or (434) 315-5806.

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

ANNIE MAY MILES can be reached at