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Letters to the Editor, Author at Farmville

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Letter — Solar farm could be destructive

To the Editor: Thanks to Alexa Massey for covering the Buckingham 2,000-acre proposed solar development, Riverstone Solar. The Planning Commission mainly ignored our input and ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, October 22, 2021 7:00 am

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Letter — Marijuana article was informative

To the Editor: I am writing in response to your article titled “Marijuana youth use is up”. There were several quotes used from both sides ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, October 22, 2021 6:55 am

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Letter — Minimum speed limits must be implemented on roadways

To the Editor: While driving through this area, I have twice encountered Amish horse-drawn carriages in which I have almost hit with my car. These ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:28 pm

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Letter — Drivers must obey the law

To the Editor: The hit and run accident this week that resulted in the deaths of an Amish couple must not be ignored. It is ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, October 21, 2021 12:28 pm

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTER – Gold mining should be banned

To the Editor: After six years of the ACP challenge, here we go again! The residents of Buckingham County, along with their air, water and ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 6:00 am

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTER – Ethics or party

To the Editor: When we voters choose the candidate to vote for we have choices. Do we vote for what a political party stands for, ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 2:13 pm

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTER – Kudos to Giles

To the Editor: Kudos to Ms. Juanita Giles in her letter to the editor, “Refugees are people, just like us.” She exemplifies the true spirit ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, September 29, 2021 6:00 am

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LETTER – Support fair-minded candidates

To the Editor, Vote as empowered citizens. Support our beloved veterans and military families. To serve in the military ranks, soldiers are honor-minded. Chain of ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, September 29, 2021 6:00 am

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Letter — Solar projects and erosion

To the Editor: The Berkely Group Consultant, Mr. Darrin Coffey, expressed some of the same concerns at the last meeting that Friends of The Meherrin ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, September 25, 2021 3:00 pm

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Letter — Choose school board wisely

To the Editor: A recent edition of The Farmville Herald contained an article stating that Dr. James Dumminger will be running a write-in campaign as ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, September 23, 2021 6:16 pm

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Good riddance

To the Editor: This letter is my reaction to a recent letter to your paper from Chris Brochon. It is my understanding that Chris Brochon ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 6:00 am

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTER – Refugees are people, just like us

To the Editor: Was it really just a few weeks ago that the plight of our allies in Afghanistan moved people to compassion? Was it ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 6:00 am

Prince Edward

Letter — In support of Kimbrough

To the Editor: Ann and I are supporting Susan Kimbrough for the Prince Edward County School Board seat in District 701. Susan has an excellent ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, September 18, 2021 4:30 pm

COVID-19

Letter — Vaccines encouraged

To the Editor: We have been privileged to be trusted by many of you for your health care needs. We are distressed that we are ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, September 7, 2021 7:57 pm

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LETTER – Vaccination saves lives

To the Editor: My name is Aliyah Rachels, I’m 13 years old, and I’m an eighth grader at Prince Edward County Middle School. I got ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, September 2, 2021 3:32 pm

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTER – Good riddance

To the Editor: It has come to my attention that Roger Watson is no longer the editor of the Farmville Herald and has either left ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, September 2, 2021 6:00 am

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Letter — Plenty of hypocrisy to go around

To the Editor: Here is my rebuttal to the (Delegate Tommy) Wright Report from August 25. Afghanistan I was a contractor in Afghanistan from 2009-2010, ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, August 26, 2021 6:16 pm

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Buckingham was never a potential landfill site

To the Editor: Buckingham County never discussed, considered or was interested in the Green Ridge Landfill locating in Buckingham County. Therefore, the county was never ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, August 25, 2021 6:00 am

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Letter — Just get the vaccine

To the Editor: Delegate (Matt) Fariss is living up to his true Republican selfishness. Who takes care of the citizen who gets sick from COVID-19 ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, August 25, 2021 6:00 am

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Tell the whole story of the Confederate statue

To the Editor: “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can…” All is defined ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, August 25, 2021 6:00 am

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Letter — Census numbers may paint bigger picture

To the Editor: Why did the populations of Buckingham, Cumberland and Prince Edward counties fall from the 2010 census to the 2020 census? Are homebuyers ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, August 19, 2021 12:24 pm

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Letter – Principals matter

To the Editor: Roger Watson’s most recent bellicose bloviation, “Take the Shot or Drink Alone,” is disgusting. And I see that since its appearance in ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, August 12, 2021 8:01 am

Letters to the Editor

Letter – Minority caused issues in Buckingham meeting

To the Editor: I wanted to bring full light to an article written by The Herald, “‘Despite protests, masks approved.” First, I want to comment ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 9:42 pm

Letters to the Editor

Letter – Thank you Eunice Carwile

To the Editor: In response to the letter by Eunice Carwile, amen. Thank you!  It could not be said better.   There have been a few ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, August 10, 2021 8:12 am

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Letter – Vaccination, mask issues reveal lack of trust

To the Editor: As it relates to folks choosing to become vaccinated, their choices are their own. However, seems like most folks would want to ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, August 10, 2021 8:05 am

Letters to the Editor

Letter — Unmussig did lots of good for Cumberland

To the Editor: The news of the resignation of Don Unmussig as the Cumberland County administrator was a shock to a lot of people. The ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, August 10, 2021 6:32 am

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Letter — What’s the town and county’s plan for business growth?

To the Editor: I plan occasionally to ask some questions out of a framework of concern for a thriving community. Wandering around the town, I ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, August 5, 2021 12:36 pm

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