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Buckingham

JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge

While many high school students enjoy the break from the school year, seven cadets from Buckingham County High ...

Columns

Devotional: ‘A different path’

Nearly 27 years ago, the Lord used some encouragement from dear friends to cause my wife Sherri and ...

Farmville

Caryn Kayton: An appetite for business

When Longwood graduate Caryn Kayton opened up a small fabric store on Main Street in 1982, she never ...

Church & Community

Community Calendar: The week of July 1, 2022

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

Hampden-Sydney

Duffy earns All-American honors

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) senior Sean Duffy of Ambler, Pennsylvania has been named a 2022 Intercollegiate Men’s Lacrosse Coaches ...

Longwood

First and fifth year duo add All-State honors

The first and fifth year duo grabbed one last piece of hardware for their shelves, as Jaden Pone ...

Local

Virginia’s annual crime analysis report is now available

Virginia’s official and only comprehensive report on local and statewide crime figures for 2021, titled Crime in Virginia, ...

Columns

Sowing Seeds: Prayer, care and share

Transitions are seldom easy, but the right transitions directed by God enable you to find fulfillment and be ...

Columns

Trent Mill news: Landfill, fellowship non-profits prepare for July meetings

The Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee, a non-profit organization, hosts its regular monthly meeting on Sunday, July 10 ...

Local

Rental car scams

For the second year in a row, sticker shock – especially with rental cars – is greeting summer ...

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Local

Celebrate smart, safe and sober this July 4 holiday weekend

Independence Day traditions include backyard barbecues, festivals, family gatherings and fireworks. To keep all those living, working, visiting ...

Lifestyles

Movie Review — Elvis

BY LAUREN BRADSHAW Special to The Farmville Herald Elvis, directed by the wonderfully flashy Baz Luhrmann, is as ...

Local

Jupiter and its four moons

Ron Card, a retired photojournalist who resides in Abilene, took this photo at 5 a.m., Monday, June 27 ...

Education

Rutherford named to president’s list

Catherine Rutherford, of Farmville, was named to the College of Charleston Spring 2022 President’s List. Rutherford is majoring ...

Local

Foster care inquiries down following pandemic

Currently, there are nearly 5,000 young people in foster care in Virginia and more children are in need ...

Local

Stewart edges Biffle to win SRX event

BY JOE CHANDLER South Boston Speedway Tony Stewart knows what it feels like to win a race at ...

Buckingham

Road work planned

Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. ...

Lifestyles

State Fair competitions offer blue-ribbon bragging rights

If you want to win blue-ribbon bragging rights, then it’s time to start working on entries for this ...

Hampden-Sydney

Clagett, Duffy, Hitt and Miller earn Scholar All-American Honors

Hampden-Sydney College’s recent Class of 2022 graduates Bobby Clagett of Brandywine, Maryland, Sean Duffy of Ambler, Pennsylvania, Henry ...

Buckingham

Challenges, opportunities discussed at meat processing listening session

Farmers and agricultural experts gathered at a listening session in Buckingham County on Wednesday, June 15, to discuss ...