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Happy to be here: Bigger than any one of us

Among Christians, the prayer commonly known as the Lord’s Prayer or the Our Father is well known. I ...

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State birds and flowers have rich history

By Randi Clifford VCE South Central Master Gardener Did you ever wonder how the state bird designation got ...

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Through the garden gate: Oh! Those odd names

You all know that I’m slightly obsessed with daylilies. They’re the perfect plant for hot summer days when ...

Columns

The Word: Seek the peace and prosperity of the city

It can be easy to feel like an exile in our world today. Cable news, social media, even ...

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Devotional: ‘A different path’

Nearly 27 years ago, the Lord used some encouragement from dear friends to cause my wife Sherri and ...

Farmville

Caryn Kayton: An appetite for business

When Longwood graduate Caryn Kayton opened up a small fabric store on Main Street in 1982, she never ...

Church & Community

Community Calendar: The week of July 1, 2022

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Friday. Items must be submitted by 10 a.m. Monday ...

Columns

Sowing Seeds: Prayer, care and share

Transitions are seldom easy, but the right transitions directed by God enable you to find fulfillment and be ...

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Trent Mill news: Landfill, fellowship non-profits prepare for July meetings

The Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee, a non-profit organization, hosts its regular monthly meeting on Sunday, July 10 ...

Lifestyles

Movie Review — Elvis

BY LAUREN BRADSHAW Special to The Farmville Herald Elvis, directed by the wonderfully flashy Baz Luhrmann, is as ...

Lifestyles

State Fair competitions offer blue-ribbon bragging rights

If you want to win blue-ribbon bragging rights, then it’s time to start working on entries for this ...

Lifestyles

Spotted lanternfly quarantine zone expanding

A species of invasive pests damaging vineyards in a few northern Virginia counties is headed south, and state ...

Lifestyles

Celebrate Independence (from Aliens) at High Street Theatre

High Street Theatre celebrates Independence Day with two sci-fi films that imagine the earth as a target for ...

Columns

The Word — New laws are not enough

The brokenness of our world has become painfully obvious for all of us recently. On May 14, a ...

Columns

Devotional — Ordinary time

Hear, O Israel: The LORD is our God, the LORD alone. 5 You shall love the LORD your ...

Buckingham

Annual picnic held

On Monday, June 13, Buckingham-Dillwyn Garden Club members and guests gathered at Ellis Acres in Dillwyn for their ...

Church & Community

Fifty year pen recipients honored

Charlotte Chapter #147 Order of the Eastern Star, Prince Hall Affiliation, awarded Elizabeth Harper of Meherrin and Mary ...

Buckingham

Corpus Christi procession and priesthood anniversary

On Thursday, June 16, St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary celebrated the fortieth anniversary of the priesthood of their resident ...

Church & Community

We Honor Veterans program information shared

Centra Hospice volunteer and veteran, Tom Crouse, and Hospice Volunteer Coordinator, Robin McLane, recently shared information on the ...

Church & Community

Community Calendar for the week of June 24, 2022

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Friday. Items must be submitted by 10 a.m. Monday ...

Columns

Sowing Seeds — Comfort during strife

Last week, I said goodbye to two churches I dearly love and prepared to go to another church ...

Lifestyles

Farm women and youth more likely to be injured in ATV, UTV accidents

Utility vehicles essential for many farm chores should always be sized correctly and used with caution, especially among ...

Columns

Trents Mill News — Community news

First Baptist Church of Dillwyn will be hosting a community cookout at Ellis Acres Park, located 245 Camden ...

Buckingham

Garden club recognized for outstanding programs

On Tuesday, May 3, at its annual meeting in Richmond, the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs recognized the ...

Lifestyles

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

When people think about scammers, they often think of “stranger danger” stemming from overseas criminal enterprises bombarding our ...

Food & Fitness

June is National Dairy Month

During National Dairy Month this June, take a moment to appreciate some of Virginia’s most delicious and nutritious ...

Lifestyles

AKA Sorority presents honors

The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Kappa Rho Omega Chapter of Farmville, presented its annual “Local Citizen of ...

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