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Prince Edward County property transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Prince Edward County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of May. The listing includes the grantor, ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Cumberland County property transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Cumberland County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of May. The listing includes the grantor, the ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Buckingham County property transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Buckingham County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of May. The listing includes the grantor, the ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

CVEC returns $1.1 million to members

The Board of Directors of Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) authorized $1.1 million in capital credit refunds to cooperative member-owners. Refunds are being issued this ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Commodity and beef pricing

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on December 11. In Virginia, state graded feeder cattle uneven, ranging mostly $5 lower to ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Buckingham County property transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Buckingham County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of April. The listing includes the grantor, the ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Cumberland County property transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Cumberland County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of April. The listing includes the grantor, the ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Prince Edward County property transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Prince Edward County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of April. The listing includes the grantor, ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

New restaurant opens

The Farmville Area Chamber welcomed Flavors of India to both the chamber and the Town of Farmville. The chamber recently celebrated the opening of the ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Miles appointed to Tobacco Commission

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday, Nov. 20, the appointment of Thomas Jordan Miles III of Buckingham to the Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission (TRRC). ... Read more

3 months ago by Alexa Massey.

USPS expects heavy holiday mail volume

It is expected that more holiday gifts and greetings will be sent through the mail this year, as families and friends will hold virtual celebrations ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Small business, nonprofit grants available

The deadline is drawing near for businesses in Buckingham to apply for a second round of grants through the Buckingham Small Business Assistance Grant Program ... Read more

3 months ago by Alexa Massey.

Small business Saturday is Nov. 28

Small Business Saturday falls on November 28 this year, one of the most difficult years ever for many locally owned businesses across the state. That’s ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Chamber receives marketing grant

The Farmville Area Chamber of Commerce has received $2,500 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC) Recovery Marketing Leverage Program (RMLP), designed to help local and ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Stafford elected chair of VACB

Jay A. Stafford has been elected vice chair of the Virginia Association of Community Banks (VACB). Stafford is the president and chief executive officer of ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Vintage Antique Shack open for business

Holly Johnson and David Johnson of Vintage Antique Shack on Main Street in Farmville cut the ribbon to celebrate the store’s opening recently along with ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

PSR receives grant for pet food

Piedmont Senior Resources (PSR) has received a $2,500 Meals on Wheels Loves Pets grant through Meals on Wheels America, for its pet support program PSR’s ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Flemming Center launches new opportunities

A year into his role as director of the Flemming Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC), Dr. Andrew King has created a ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Living in a food desert

Many are aware that Cumberland County is considered a food desert in which residents have very limited access to healthy or affordable food. And while ... Read more

4 months ago by Alexa Massey.

Benchmark sees earnings increase

Benchmark Bankshares, Inc. (BMBN), the Kenbridge-based holding company for Benchmark Community Bank, announced unaudited earnings of $2,796,595 for the third quarter of 2020, representing a ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Beef and commodity pricing

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on October 23. In Virginia, state graded feeder cattle mostly $1 to $4 lower with ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Beef and commodity prices

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on October 16. In Virginia, state graded feeder cattle uneven, mostly ranging $6 lower to ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

Winter wheat yields have been challenging

Despite a positive report from the National Agricultural Statistics Service, Virginia winter wheat farmers have been perplexed by an erratic growing season and less-than-anticipated yields. ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

Looking Our Best

The Farmville Area Chamber of Commerce announced that Luck Stone is the October “Looking Our Best” recipient. The Luck Stone plant, located on Prince Edward ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

CEO of UMFS announces retirement

Greg Peters, president and CEO of United Methodist Family Services (UMFS), whose visionary leadership over the past two decades has transformed the nonprofit from a ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

Family Pharmacy offers flu shots

Farmville Family Pharmacy, a new independent pharmacy serving the community of Farmville is offering flu shots to protect families from the flu this season. No ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

Toulson to help farmers manage stress

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has created a new position to help increase mental health awareness among Virginia farmers and to ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

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