Annie May Miles, Author at Farmville

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Trents Mill News — Which Valentine’s Day do you celebrate?

Valentine’s Day is less than a month away, at least one of them. Did you know there are three dates designated for the holiday? February ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, January 27, 2023 8:54 am

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Trents Mill News — You’ll need pringles and watermelon for this part

Let’s start off today with something you can test out at home. After all, that’s how I learned about it. It turns out the perfect ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Thursday, January 19, 2023 8:22 am

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Trent’s Mill News: Christian Fellowship Association turns 35

Let’s start off this week in the Trent’s Mill News by talking about an anniversary. The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association, a non-profit organization, will ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, January 13, 2023 1:56 pm

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Trents Mill News — Let’s talk about shortbread cookies

Friday, Jan. 6 is National Shortbread Day and I thought it was a good idea to start this week’s column with a recipe and a ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, January 6, 2023 7:50 am

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Trents Mill News — A new year, an old tradition

By the time you read this, we’ll be less than two days away from New Year’s Eve. That’s a pretty old tradition. The history book ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, December 30, 2022 4:49 pm

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Trents Mill News — From the first Christmas holiday until now

Let’s talk about some nearby church services happening on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Tar Wallet Baptist Church, located at 150 Tar Wallet Road in ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Thursday, December 22, 2022 3:07 pm

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Trents Mill News — The last Christmas parade is coming

We’ve got one more Christmas parade before this season is over. It’ll be held in Dillwyn on Sunday, Dec. 18. The parade will travel down ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Thursday, December 15, 2022 12:58 pm

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Trent’s Mills News: Cue the Christmas parades all over the area

One of the best parts of this time of year are the Christmas parades. Families line the streets and watch as floats drive by. There ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, December 2, 2022 3:41 pm

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Trents Mill News: Let’s talk about Christmas lights and Christmas Mother

Last week, we talked a bit about the first electric Christmas lights. But the history of Christmas lights goes back far beyond that. In fact, ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Wednesday, November 23, 2022 2:38 pm

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Trents Mill News — Celebrating a little bit of kindness

This Sunday marks another special day on the calendar. It’s not as well known as Christmas or Thanksgiving, but some might say just as important. ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Thursday, November 10, 2022 10:00 am

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Trents Mill News — A time to celebrate birthdays and give thanks

We talked about it a bit last week, but we start off today’s edition with a reminder about the time change coming up. Daylight Saving ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Thursday, November 3, 2022 9:28 am

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Trents Mill News: Just remember that a clock change is coming

Time to talk about some news in Trents Mill. They say the main purpose of Daylight Saving Time is to make better use of daylight. ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, October 28, 2022 6:49 pm

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Trents Mill News — Offering up birthday wishes and prayers

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Helen Reynolds of Powhatan on Sunday, Oct. 23, Sandra Ownby of Dillwyn, Ailene Snoddy ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, October 21, 2022 6:46 am

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Trents Mill News — Fall activities are happening all around us

Are you ready for fall? The leaves are changing color, the temperature is dropping and events are taking place all around this area. Calvary Christian ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, October 14, 2022 6:30 pm

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Trent’s Mill News: We offer up some living history and birthday wishes

It’s Friday, Oct. 7 and here’s the latest thoughts and events from Trent’s Mill. Did you know the oldest living U.S. President is former President ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, October 7, 2022 8:30 pm

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Trents Mill News — It’s a time for area birthdays and anniversaries

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Patricia Woodfin of Dillwyn on Oct. 2; Ahlonah Jackson of Farmville on Oct. 3 ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Thursday, September 29, 2022 9:07 am

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Trents Mill News — A time for thoughts and prayers

Our thoughts and prayers go out this week to the sick and shut in everywhere. We also extend sympathy to the family of Dot Furry ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Sunday, September 25, 2022 3:52 pm

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Trent’s Mill News — Heading out on an eight-day mission trip

Our thoughts and prayers are sent out this week to Nicole Boyles Dickson. Formerly of Cumberland (and) now living in Georgia, Nicole and 34 others ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, September 16, 2022 4:26 pm

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The equinox is almost here

The start of fall will begin this year on Sept. 22 at 3:21 p.m. Fall is the transitional season between summer and winter, also known ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, September 9, 2022 3:00 pm

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Trents Mill News — Offering happy anniversary wishes and a word of thanks

Also, happy anniversary wishes to a very special couple. Pastor Alan and Tammy Gough of Wingina will be celebrating their 29th anniversary on Saturday, Sept. ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Saturday, September 3, 2022 10:48 am

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Trents Mill News — Some birthday wishes and a reminder

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Linda Sue Lipscomb of Cumberland on Monday, Aug. 29, Amy Allen Hintz of Powhatan ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, August 26, 2022 4:55 pm

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Trents Mill News — Sending out birthday wishes and a few updates

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Mattie Bell Gilliam of Dillwyn on Saturday, Aug. 20 and Ronnie Dickson of Cumberland ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Thursday, August 18, 2022 8:19 am

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Sending birthday wishes and sympathy: News from Trent’s Mill

TRENT’S MILL – It’s Friday, Aug. 12. Here’s all the latest news from the Trent’s Mill community. Happy birthday wishes go out this week to ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, August 12, 2022 4:07 am

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Cumberland couple reaches important milestone

Special anniversary wishes go out this week to Bernard (Butch) and Jannett Pond of Cumberland, who are celebrating 49 years of happiness together. Happy birthday ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, August 5, 2022 10:37 am

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Trents Mill News — September trip set for Wytheville dinner theater

Happy birthday wishes go out to Susan Absher, of Farmville, and Alice Bell, of New Canton, both having birthdays on Saturday, July 30. Sam Givens, ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, July 29, 2022 8:59 am

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Trents Mill News — Gray featured guest at upcoming revival

Visiting the home of Barry and Linda Miles and Annie Mae Miles, of Cumberland, Sunday, July 17, was Annie Mae’s nephew, T. J. Waycaster of ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, July 22, 2022 10:03 am

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Trents Mill News — Cedar Baptist to host homecoming services

Payne Memorial Methodist Church located 1 Stoney Point Road in Cumberland hosts a pulled pork barbecue benefit lunch beginning at 11 a.m. Friday, July 15, ... Read more

by Annie May Miles, Friday, July 15, 2022 8:48 am

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