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Movie Review: The Lost Daughter (Middleburg Film Festival)

By  Lauren Bradshaw Special to The Farmville Herald Another year back in beautiful Middleburg for the Middleburg Film ...

Lifestyles

Self-improvement strategies to make resolutions a reality

Self-improvement is at the heart of the majority of New Year’s resolutions. Individuals resolving to read more or ...

Lifestyles

Garden Study Club creates holiday wreaths

On Nov. 17 the Garden Study Club held a program on Making Holiday Wreaths. The program was led ...

Lifestyles

Garden club decorates park

For the last quarter-of-a-century, the Appomattox Garden Club has given their time and service every year in December ...

Lifestyles

Movie Review: West Side Story

When is a remake better than the original? Almost never. So the fact that Steven Spielberg has improved ...

LIFESTYLES

Trail system expanded and improved

The National Park Service announces significant improvements to the trail system at Appomattox Court House National Historical Park. ...

LIFESTYLES

Waterworks Players to present Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Waterworks Players proudly present the pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to celebrate the holiday season. Beloved ...

LIFESTYLES

Movie review: The Power of the Dog

BY LAUREN BRADSHAW Special to The Farmville Herald “The Power of the Dog,” written and directed by legendary ...

LIFESTYLES

Apple picking season is here

Apple picking season is in full gear, and despite near-drought conditions that persisted throughout summer, Virginia growers are ...

WATERWORKS PLAYERS

Waterworks presents The Odd Couple

BY JES SIMMONS It’s time to celebrate as the Waterworks Players return to enhance Farmville’s arts scene with ...

Sailor's Creek Battlefield

Autumn Fire: Burning the Valley, Part 2

On Saturday, Oct. 16, at 1 p.m. Sailor’s Creek Battlefield Historical State Park will host a program about ...

LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY

LU Jazz Ensemble at Jarman Auditorium

On Thursday, Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m. the Long-wood University Jazz Ensemble will present a free concert at ...

LIFESTYLES

Restructuring to serve you better

The Cumberland County Public Library is committed to serving the residents and visitors of Cumberland County. Whether you ...

LIFESTYLES

Fun for all ages

By Victoria Thompson Special to The Farmville Herald Whether one prefers the thrill of the drop tower or ...

LIFESTYLES

Total Terror coming soon

Starting Oct. 7, those looking for a one-of-a kind experience should head out to the Powhatan County Fairgrounds ...

LIFESTYLES

Library to hold book sale

The Friends of the Barbara Rose Johns Farmville/Prince Edward Community Library will hold a Fall Book Sale on ...

Sailor's Creek Battlefield

‘Autumn Fire: Burning the Valley, Part 1’

On Saturday, Sept. 25, at 1 p.m., Sailor’s Creek Battlefield Historical State Park will host a program about ...

LIFESTYLES

Pastiche String Quartet

The Longwood University Chamber Music Series will present a concert of music by the Pastiche String Quartet on ...

LIFESTYLES

Farm Safety and Health Week

The third week of September is annually recognized as National Farm Safety and Health Week, as fall harvest ...

LIFESTYLES

Creative hay bale contest

The Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Women’s Leadership Committee is welcoming individuals and organizations to take part in its ...

Lifestyles

Movie Review: Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

By Lauren Bradshaw Special to The Farmville Herald Shang-Chi is one of the best Marvel movies, period. I ...

Farmville

Waterworks Players announces cast for The Odd Couple: Female Version

Waterworks Players is pleased to announce the cast for its fall production of The Odd Couple: Female Version. ...

Lifestyles

Balanced Living with Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a prevalent and increasing health issue in rural communities in Virginia. The Virginia Cooperative ...

LIFESTYLES

DAR Chapter visits grave of ‘Mother of Farmville’

Members of the Judith Randolph-Longwood Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution visited the birthplace of the ...

LIFESTYLES

Astronomy program planned at state park

The Crewe Astronomy Club will spend an evening gazing at the stars and learning about the night sky ...

LCVA

Two new exhibits opening at LCVA

The Longwood Center for the Visual Arts (LCVA) will have an opening reception Friday, Aug. 27, from 5 ...

Farmville

Commonwealth Chorale rehearsals to begin soon

The Commonwealth Chorale is back. Rehearsals are set to begin Tuesday, Sept. 7, at 7 p.m. at Farmville ...

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