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LETTER – Money should have helped unemployed

To the Editor: I was surprised to read in The Farmville Herald that the Town Council decided to use the CARES Act money to pay ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, December 21, 2020 10:20 pm

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LETTER — Gender identification is up to God

To the Editor: Yesterday (Tuesday, Dec. 15) a supposed “science writer,” Zenni Jones, stated on social media that all children should receive hormone blockers until ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, December 18, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Decorations bring great joy this season

To the Editor: Thank you to each and every person who took the time to decorate their houses and yards and spread joy and smiles ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, December 18, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Thanks to all those who helped with ‘Christmas in America’

To the Editor: On behalf of Central Virginia Christian School (CVCS), I would like to publicly thank everyone who made “Christmas in America Lights and ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, December 18, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Supreme Court made right decision

To The Editor: After hearing the result of the Supreme Court’s decision not to take up the lawsuit filed by the state of Texas, I ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, December 16, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Governor is woefully short of common sense

To the editor: The current governor of Virginia is a graduate of Eastern Virginia Medical School, an achievement that marks him as someone of higher-than-normal ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, December 11, 2020 6:00 am

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Sing joyful songs of praise

To The Editor: It is quite evident that the truth is a very hard pill to swallow, especially if you pledge affiliation to the immoral ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, December 9, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Civil War should be remembered as a horrific time

To The Editor: I don’t know what a “white democracy” is and I don’t know what an “interracial democracy” is. I do know what a ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, December 4, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Stick to the comprehensive plan

To The Editor: My name is Debra Branch and I live on 737 Warminster Church Road in Buckingham County. If a gold mine is allowed ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, December 4, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Are property rights greater than human rights?

To The Editor: I have been attending Buckingham governmental meetings regarding exploratory drilling and mining. The issue of property rights have come up not only ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, November 27, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Thank God the South lost the Civil War

To The Editor: Nov. 19 was the anniversary of Lincoln delivering the Gettysburg Address on Nov. 19, 1863. Let me sum up Lincoln’s short speech, ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, November 26, 2020 6:00 am

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Just say no to mining companies

To The Editor: There’s gold in them thar hills… Well, maybe, but at what cost does that gold start jingling in someone else’s pocket? If ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 6:00 am

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Why do they drill if not to mine?

To The Editor: Will we be one of the less-than-5%? Thank you for Alexa Massey’s report on the Buckingham Joint Work Session on November 16. ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 6:00 am

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Wear a mask to protect our health care workers

To The Editor: The fate of our health care workers is in your hands. Those of you who choose not to follow the CDC guidelines, ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 1:00 am

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LETTER — Let’s pardon all the turkeys

To The Editor: Next week, President Trump will take a break from brooding over his election loss to pardon two turkeys. Every one of us ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, November 21, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Follow the real news

To The Editor: Regarding, “We can’t trust mail-in voting,” I wish to point out to Mr. Everhart that the president’s own Homeland Security (Department) made ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, November 18, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Coverage of gold issue is appreciated

To The Editor: Gratitude for Alexa (Massey) and The (Farmville) Herald for covering the open-pit gold mining threat here in Buckingham. As we the people ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 11:11 am

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LETTER — Lots of Election Day questions

To The Editor: Anyone watching what happened during this election should question it.  Why, in the middle of the election night, did counting get suspended ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, November 13, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — We can’t trust mail-in voting

To The Editor: Roger (Watson), you have to be a Democrat to have written what you did. With all the problems with so many states ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, November 13, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — We will not be distracted any longer

To The Editor: In the shadow of a hotly contested election, in the midst of a pandemic, at the end of a year during which ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, November 7, 2020 6:00 am

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Colleague says Stanley is a consummate gentleman

To The Editor: Mr. Watson, you are wrong about Mr. (Douglas) Stanley, who did not leave Warren County in shame and was not involved in ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, November 4, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Planning commission did the right things

To The Editor: Kudos to the Buckingham Planning Commission for listening to residents’ opposition to open-pit gold mining. The decision to bring in experts to ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, October 30, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Our election is in good hands

To The Editor: From voters standing in line for hours, to states not being willing to count ballots without secrecy envelopes, we hear horror stories ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, October 30, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – We can again become a leader of hope

To The Editor: On my way home last week, I slowed down a bit to glance at a yard sign that had been on display ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Avenues are like mini Portland?

To The Editor: Usually, when my friends and family visit Farmville, we tour through the “Avenues” and admire the old homes. This trip, after seeing ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Webb will be our voice in Washington

To The Editor: Fellow constituents of the 5th, I will be brief, as hundreds of thousands have already cast their ballots in the district. VA05 ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 6:00 am

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Stanley will be great for Prince Edward

To The Editor: I understand you have hired Doug Stanley as Prince Edward County, county administrator. This is great news for Stanley, Prince Edward County ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 6:00 am

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