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Letters to the Editor, Author at Farmville

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTER — Landfill issue is not forgotten

To The Editor: It has been 26 months since Cumberland residents learned the local Board of Supervisors had been making plans with Green Ridge Recycling ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Saturday, August 15, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — News on postal service crisis needed

To The Editor: Even before the coronavirus pandemic, the United States Postal Service had been atrophying from financial turmoil. Over the past decade, post offices have ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, August 14, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Removing statue will not solve the problem

To The Editor: I will not be attending any hearing about this statue. By removing this statue it will not solve the problem. Some wounds ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, August 7, 2020 6:00 am

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LETTER — Apartments were done well

To The Editor: After having experienced a setback in their initial plans to build multi-unit apartment buildings, the Martins went back to the drawing board ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, August 7, 2020 6:00 am

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Angry, disgusted and disappointed

To The Editor: I’m angry, disgusted, and disappointed in our political leaders over the “Black Lives Matter” movement. Not because black lives do not matter ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, July 29, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Where will this death spiral end?

To The Editor: Far leftist mayors from large cities are being spurned by their (at one time) loyal followers. The language is vitriol and vulgar, ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 27, 2020 10:02 pm

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Letter – Athletes should be fired for kneeling

To The Editor: I’m angry, disgusted, and disappointed in our political leaders over the “Black Lives Matter” movement. Not because black lives do not matter ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 27, 2020 9:58 pm

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Monument decision should be decided by referendum

To The Editor: Recently there was a letter published in The (Farmville) Herald from an Allie Dudley about the removal of the Confederate Monument. She ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 27, 2020 9:52 pm

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LETTER — Winningest women’s coach at Longwood up for debate

To The Editor: This letter is for two purposes. One, I want to commend you for your recent articles concerning Kathy Riley’s retirement as softball ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 27, 2020 6:00 am

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Letter – Pipeline defeat is a win for all

To The Editor: The Atlantic Coast Pipeline is dead. Big business does not care about the environment or especially, the poor and minorities. There are ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Monday, July 20, 2020 2:00 pm

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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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