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Letters to the Editor

Letter – What will our election look like?

To The Editor: Every citizen is obliged to imagine how the resurgence of COVID will affect the election. What will the logistics of a COVID ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 20, 2020 8:12 am

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LETTER — Wear a mask to protect our health care workers

To The Editor: We here in Prince Edward County and surrounding areas are so fortunate that we have dedicated and committed health care workers and ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, July 17, 2020 6:00 am

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Reader asks why he should wear a mask

To The Editor: Please tell me again why I should wear a mask? I have asthma and wearing a mask makes it difficult to breathe ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, July 16, 2020 1:30 pm

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Letter – Wear a mask to protect healthcare workers

To The Editor – We here in Prince Edward County and surrounding areas are so fortunate that we have dedicated and committed healthcare workers and ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 13, 2020 10:05 am

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LETTER — The way council removed statue was wrong

To The Editor: In my career, I have worked for the federal government, private nonprofit organizations, and as a banker. In all those positions, I ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, July 10, 2020 6:00 am

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Farmville Cares supports STEPS recycling program

To The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors: As a partner non-profit agency in the South Central Virginia Nonprofit Network, Farmville Cares wishes to support ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, July 9, 2020 11:03 am

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More than numbers matter in STEPS decision

To The Editor: I am writing on behalf of the employees of the STEPS recycling program and for my concern for their well-being. I worry ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:00 am

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Is Trump that forgetful?

To The Editor: It would be difficult to tally the number of times President Trump has lied to the American people and the world. But ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Council handled statue removal well

To The Editor: The Farmville Town Council is to be commended for its action in removing the statue of the Confederate soldier, both for its ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, July 3, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Dr. Webb’s name will be on the ballot

To The Editor: Bob Good, a candidate for the 5th Congressional District, didn’t turn in his paperwork on time — a one-page form requiring basic ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, July 3, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Proposal concerning removal of southern icon

To The Editor: With the recent fall of the Confederate soldier memorial statue in the Town of Farmville, it brings to mind this being one ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, July 3, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Kudos to Buckingham High School

To The Editor: Like many seniors, my granddaughter graduated this past week from Buckingham High School, and while not quite the traditional commencement, it was ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, June 26, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Masks help defeat the virus

To The Editor: After reading the Senator Frank Ruff Jr. article in The Farmville Herald dated June 3, 2020, I feel compelled to comment on ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, June 19, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Police department has a plan for protests

To The Editor: The mission of the Farmville Police Department is to provide a safe and secure community through excellence in public service. It is ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, June 19, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Defunding police is step toward anarchy

To The Editor: Five in our family have or are serving as police or deputies. Law enforcement officers have been badly understaffed and underpaid for ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, June 18, 2020 2:39 pm

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Letter – Town lost great advocate for persons with hearing loss

To The Editor: Farmville lost a great citizen and advocate when Tom McBride passed away recently. We at the Longwood Speech, Hearing and Learning Services ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, June 15, 2020 10:42 am

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Letter – Respect all the monuments

To The Editor: The issue of statues has gotten out of hand. The Confederate Soldier’s statue was not a particular Confederate soldier, it is a ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, June 15, 2020 10:38 am

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LETTER — Consider Baldwin in June primary

Dear Editor: I am a lifelong resident of Virginia, having lived 18 years in Nottoway County, where much of my family still resides, and the ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, June 13, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Public hearing planned for gun manufacturing?

Dear Editor: Granted, new businesses are welcome in Prince Edward County. However, in a country that already has more guns than people, what is the ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, June 12, 2020 2:14 pm

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Let’s open our souls to transform our nation

Dear Editor: About three weeks ago, a friend and I were biking on the High Bridge Trail. We stopped to drink from our water bottles ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, June 10, 2020 6:00 am

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This is America?

Dear Editor: As a minor in America, I can’t see why people can’t just love each other. People risk their lives fighting for rights for ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, June 10, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Farmville must remove its Confederate soldier monument

Dear Editor: We unequivocally need to remove the Confederate soldier monument in Farmville. The statue was erected in 1900, while Jim Crow was in full ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, June 8, 2020 10:46 am

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Riggleman thanked for Alzheimer’s legislation

Dear Editor: The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the lives of all Americans right now, especially those with underlying chronic conditions. This includes people living with ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, June 5, 2020 6:00 am

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Governor should stop pipeline compressor station

Dear Editor: Gov. Northam made a special address to Virginians on June 2. He took some action to ease some of the restraints that were ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, June 5, 2020 6:00 am

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Prisoners deserve better

Dear Editor: The Herald consistently refers to those who have died of the coronavirus in our local prisons merely as “offenders” or “inmates,” without any further detail. ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, June 5, 2020 6:00 am

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Data center article was informative

Dear Editor: Titus Mohler did an excellent article on the data center possibilities. He got to the president of the data center organizations who gave ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, May 23, 2020 6:00 am

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Save the postal service

Dear Editor: Imagine what life would be like without the U.S. Postal Service.  Daily delivery would stop.  Letters, cards, bills, solicitations, packages – all sorts ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, May 23, 2020 6:00 am

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