FARMVILLE THE MAGAZINE

Outdoor dining, no restaurant needed

What’s better than enjoying a meal or a snack? Enjoying them in the great outdoors. We asked readers ...

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Catching Up With…Katie Bratcher Rhine

After having spent nine years working in Florida with SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment, Katie Bratcher Rhine has moved ...

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From the Ground Up: That’s not a Christmas tree!

It’s not even an official holiday, but it’s the fastest growing festive occasion in the United States. We ...

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From the Ground Up: Late Summer in the Garden

Story and photos by Dr. Cynthia Wood When the dog days of summer set in, most gardeners and ...

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General Sam Exhibit Open at Hampden-Sydney Museum

Story by Dr. Ryan Pemberton, Director of the Wilson Center for Leadership in the Public Interest at Hampden-Sydney ...

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Editor’s Notebook: September inspires many songs

September is a month that has inspired artists to break out in song over and over again. From ...

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From tipis to Treetops

For nine years, Sandy River Outdoor Adventures in Rice has greeted guests from all over in every season. ...

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Heartland Horse Heroes: Therapeutic riding helps local children

Heartland Horse Heroes, headquartered out of Sprouse’s Corner Ranch in Buckingham County, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit which impacts ...

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From the Ground Up — Boxwood provides the bones of many gardens

Virginians have always loved boxwood. They’ve traditionally rooted sprigs and given them to newlyweds setting up housekeeping in ...

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Editor’s Notebook — Town returns to life after pandemic

We’re alive again! After a season of darkness and inactivity, our calendars are filling up, and designer masks ...

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Catching Up With…Ridge Fuller

Hampden-Sydney College graduate Ridge Fuller is making a name for himself in the sports world but says Farmville ...

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Why I Love Farmville — Rick Ewing

I’ve lived in Farmville for five and a half years. The first thing I remember noticing about the ...

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STEPS crew makes old things new again

All those Amazon boxes ordered during the pandemic and placed by the curb for recycling ended up in ...

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Keeping Farmville clean and pristine

The first thing you notice about Damon Streat is his speed. The man whose job it is to ...

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Sweet treats for a cause

Waldy’s makes hot summer days a little cooler Hidden away among the warehouses and baseball fields scattered along ...

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From the Ground Up — Life is awakening everywhere

In time of silver rain The earth puts forth new life again, Green grasses grow And flowers lift ...

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The symbiosis of an icon

There is a short list of things that are synonymous with the Town of Farmville. “I often tell ...

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Serving it Up — A meal fit for a king

Titus picks his perfect Farmville meal I was truly on my own for the first time in my ...

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Catching Up With … William Moss

Moss turns passion for sports into a business William Moss has turned his passion for sports and his ...

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A timeless symbol signifies Farmville

Downtown landscapes are often known for a singular feature that grabs the eye and helps define the look ...

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The civic club model of service

Communities are sustained and come to thrive through the service of people. There are a variety of ways ...

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Editor’s Notebook — A quintessential Farmville edition

In this edition of Farmville the Magazine, we didn’t plan to write an edition about all things quintessentially ...

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Artist in Residence — Painting a visual symphony

God answered Charles Hartwill’s prayer, and the rest was history. “When I was living in Maryland before I ...

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A Look into the Past — Farmville in 1899: ‘We have a great and growing town!’

A page one article in The Farmville Herald in 1899 began, “Farmville is the metropolis of Southside Virginia ...

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From the Ground Up — Master Gardeners celebrate 20 years of service

Ever since they were founded in 2001, the Heart of Virginia Master Gardeners have been enthusiastic about sharing ...

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Art goes outdoors: Bringing Beauty to Farmville’s Downtown

Story and photos by Marge Swayne What do tourism and art have in common? The answer, according to ...

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Catching Up With…Blake Phillips

Blake Phillips found his way to Farmville by way of Longwood University when he took the job as ...

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