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Titus Mohler, Author at Farmville

DEVELOPING NEWS

Traffic stop leads to pursuit

A stop for a traffic violation led to a pursuit by the police department Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 28, in downtown Farmville. “We had an officer ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 4:58 pm

Local

County admin hire discusses challenging year

It has been a challenging year for incoming Prince Edward County Administrator Douglas Stanley, but he has confidence in a positive conclusion to 2020 and ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 5:54 am

Prince Edward

Board says Stanley is a good hire despite previous issues

Prince Edward County’s new county administrator comes to his new position with lots of professional baggage, but the chairperson of the Board of Supervisors says ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 2:13 pm

PAMPLIN

Pamplin EMS transport services stopped early

Pamplin Volunteer Fire Department and EMS Inc. has discontinued its EMS transport services more than two-and-a-half months earlier than originally announced. In a Sept. 17 ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 10:54 am

Buckingham

Alternatives to trick-or-treating

The COVID-19 pandemic is set to alter another tradition in some localities as Halloween approaches. The Town of Farmville and the Town of Dillwyn are ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, October 23, 2020 6:00 am

Farmville

A 168-mile run for a cause

Farmville will be a key landmark this week along a trail being blazed by runner Steve Scott to raise funds for children in underserved areas ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, October 22, 2020 11:51 am

TITUS' TAKE ON THINGS

Column – Gratitude for Bartlett’s helpful approach

I think it was my second day on the job here with The Farmville Herald that I covered my first government meeting ever. It was ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 6:00 am

FARMVILLE THE MAGAZINE

No fair means no funds for community organizations

Story by Titus Mohler The cancellation of the Five County Fair didn’t affect only those who typically attend the fall event for the thrill of ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 6:00 am

Prince Edward

Signs aim to boost tourism

Prince Edward County is already putting in the work that is expected to help bring travelers back to Virginia after the COVID-19 pandemic is sufficiently ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 6:00 am

FARMVILLE THE MAGAZINE

The year the fair went dark

Story by Titus Mohler The end of September is fair time in Farmville. It’s time for the community to enjoy a final summer fling filled ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 6:00 am

Prince Edward

Regular Prince Edward ordinance limiting gatherings enacted

The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday, Oct. 13, to enact an ordinance stating that all public and private in-person gatherings of ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, October 16, 2020 6:00 am

Prince Edward

Mores CARES funds distributed by Prince Edward County

The fourth round of allocations recommended by the county’s CARES Act Committee totaled $76,670 and was unanimously approved by the Prince Edward County Board of ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, October 16, 2020 6:00 am

Prince Edward

Prince Edward County in talks with admin applicant

Prince Edward’s Board of Supervisors has made an offer to the person it would like to be the next county administrator and is in talks ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, October 16, 2020 6:00 am

Education

YMCA answers the call of working parents

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented working parents with nothing short of a monumental challenge. When leaving the job or working from home are simply not ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, October 15, 2020 6:00 am

Farmville

FFD’s 150th anniversary celebration postponed

The Farmville Fire Department’s (FFD) 150th anniversary celebration originally set for Oct. 18 has been postponed until at least April 2021 due to the COVID-19 ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:00 am

Buckingham

Impressive early voter participation

BY SAM FOWLER AND TITUS MOHLER Capital News Service and The Farmville Herald In-person early voting turnout has been impressive in Virginia and has remained ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:00 am

Local

Christmas Mother to meet intensified need

Joy Stump has been named the Prince Edward Christmas Mother (PECM) for 2020, a year in which the gift-giving services offered by the Christmas Mother ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:00 am

Prince Edward

Prince Edward board to make offer for county administrator role

Prince Edward County’s Board of Supervisors emerged from the closed session in its reconvened meeting Tuesday, Oct. 6, poised to make an offer to an ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, October 9, 2020 6:00 am

News

Supervisors to hold four public hearings Tuesday

The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors’ Tuesday, Oct. 13, meeting will feature four public hearings, more CARES Act funding decisions and a new call-in ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, October 8, 2020 9:44 am

Local

Red Front Trading Co. to close after liquidation sale

The Red Front Trading Company began the ending of its operations Monday morning, Oct. 5. At that time, the work clothes store reopened for the ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 12:26 pm

PIEDMONT

Snake found at Piedmont Regional Jail

A snake was recently found in a section of Piedmont Regional Jail (PRJ). PRJ Superintendent Jerry Townsend confirmed this finding Wednesday, Sept. 30, noting that ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, October 2, 2020 6:00 am

Prince Edward

PE’s Kids aims to help students

A nonprofit organization getting started in the area has a goal of offering targeted financial assistance to schoolchildren in Prince Edward County. The organization is ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, October 2, 2020 6:00 am

TITUS' TAKE ON THINGS

COLUMN — Pathway back is coming into view

It’s often important to hear rumors of something happening before it actually happens, to know the skids are being greased, to understand that a path ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, October 1, 2020 12:57 pm

Farmville

Suspect wanted for multiple felony charges

Of the two suspects who surrendered to law enforcement in Farmville Sept. 9 after a brief pursuit, one was not charged and the other was ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 6:00 am

Local

Supervisors to choose new admin Oct. 6

The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors met Thursday, Sept. 24, to interview candidates for the county administrator position and is expected to make its ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, September 28, 2020 3:52 pm

Buckingham

There’s no poll worker shortage here

BY WILL GONZALEZ AND TITUS MOHLER Capital News Service and The Farmville Herald Several localities in Virginia have reported seeing a surge in people applying ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, September 28, 2020 3:40 pm

Local

Paulek chosen to lead chamber

The Farmville Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Chairman Cam Patterson announced Sunday, Sept. 27, that Anne Tyler Paulek had been chosen to serve ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, September 28, 2020 3:28 pm

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