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Buckingham Raiders

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Buckingham Raiders compete in Operation Bluestreak

The Buckingham Raiders traveled to Harrisonburg High School in Harrisonburg on Saturday, Jan. 28 to compete in “Operation ...

Education

SVCC welcomes new dean

Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) recently welcomed Dr. Charletta Barringer-Brown as the new Dean of Humanities, Social Sciences ...

Cumberland County Public Schools

Education

Cumberland School Board members meet the staff

Each month, staff members are recognized at the Cumberland County Public School Board. The following staff members were ...

school traffic

Education

News Briefs for Wednesday, Feb. 1: We’ve got some school delays

FARMVILLE – As rain falls (and in some cases, a bit of ice) across the region this morning, we’ve ...

Prince Edward School Board

Education

State error causes problem for Prince Edward, other school districts

FARMVILLE – On Jan. 1, Virginia eliminated its grocery tax. There was just one problem. That tax had ...

Prince Edward

Education

News Briefs: School records set, new fair planned in Prince Edward

FARMVILLE – This week saw a Prince Edward High student set two school records. During a meet at ...

Buckingham FFA

Education

Donation made to FFA programs

Assistant Manager of the Famer’s Cooperative of Farmville Sam Goin, left, visited the Buckingham FFA Chapter on Friday, ...

Cumberland County school board

Education

Cumberland County School Board looks to fill vacancy

CUMBERLAND – There’s an empty seat on the Cumberland County School Board. And the question remains who will ...

Prince Edward students

Education

Prince Edward students show off their spelling skills

FARMVILLE – Spelling is something that does not come easily for everyone. However, a group of students from ...

Prince Edward School Board

Education

Prince Edward School Board makes changes to boost involvement

FARMVILLE – The Prince Edward County School Board hopes by meeting later in the day, they’ll get more ...

Cumberland County teacher

Education

Cumberland schools, organizations detail plans for the new year

CUMBERLAND – Heading into a new year, many of the local departments, agencies and community service providers in ...

Prince Edward County

Education

Prince Edward County students help update fire evacuation plans

FARMVILLE – What started as a problem for Prince Edward County schools became a unique opportunity for a ...

delays

Buckingham

Winter weather freezes roads, triggers school delays for Jan. 9

FARMVILLE – Winter weather has triggered multiple school delays across the region Monday morning. Now the National Weather ...

Education

AKA sorority hands out scholarships

Residents from Cumberland and Charlotte counties were honored at the end of December with this year’s Hall-Harris Scholarship. ...

Prince Edward School Board

Education

Cumberland County Notebook: Cumberland students give back

CUMBERLAND – Students from Cumberland County schools worked hard this month to give back. That was the focus ...

Buckingham student

Education

Buckingham student clinches win in statewide contest

DILLWYN – While classes are out for winter break across the region, one Buckingham student is celebrating a ...

Teacher of the Year

News

Teachers of the Year announced

It’s that time of year again. All of the school districts announce their Teacher of the Year nominees, ...

Education

Schools launch academic reviews

Schools in Buckingham County are being reviewed. As part of a state requirement, officials with Buckingham County Public ...

school traffic

Education

How do you fix Prince Edward’s school traffic? VDOT has an idea

FARMVILLE – There’s several ways to deal with school traffic in Prince Edward County and they don’t involve ...

Cumberland

Education

Cumberland classes get a Christmas visit: Headlines for Dec. 17

CUMBERLAND – Yes, that was a snowman in a top hat visiting classes in Cumberland County schools on Friday. ...

Heroes' Breakfast

Education

BCPS provides a ‘Heroes’ Breakfast’

On Friday, Dec. 2, Buckingham County Public Schools (BCPS) hosted a heroes’ breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 10 ...

News

Christmas comes to Buckingham Preschool

Buckingham County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. John Keeler spread lots of Christmas cheer at Buckingham Preschool on Tuesday ...

Cumberland County teacher

Education

Cumberland County teacher chosen for rare national honor

CUMBERLAND – Pamela Stepko was surprised. The math interventionist, who works at Cumberland Elementary, thought she was going ...

Education

Even if sales tax hike falls through, school renovations promised

Prince Edward County officials plan to renovate Prince Edward Elementary, even if the proposed sales tax increase doesn’t ...

Prince Edward County

Education

Student Council collects coats for Prince Edward County families

FARMVILLE – The student leadership at Prince Edward County High School wanted to serve more than just the ...

Cumberland

Education

Hitting the right note: Cumberland honors retiring music teachers

CUMBERLAND – Scott Gordon and Gary Archer have left their mark on Cumberland County. From students to teachers, ...

Letter to the Editor

Education

Buckingham’s assistant superintendent is ready to help the district

BUCKINGHAM – This school year, Buckingham County Schools welcomed a new assistant superintendent.  Travis Ridley started at Buckingham ...

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