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Celebrations

Spooky season ends with a haunted fundraiser

Two New York Times bestselling authors paid a visit to Farmville as October wrapped up, taking part in ...

Church & Community

Bagley celebrates 50 Year Career with Exhibition

Those who were involved in the central Virginia arts scene decades ago often share a common tale. Their ...

Herald Community Calendar

Church & Community

Herald Community Calendar — week of November 18, 2022

The Herald community calendar is published each Friday. Items must be submitted by 10 a.m. Monday for that ...

Church & Community

Twysted Systers offer glazed goodness around Farmville

You may have seen her at the Farmville Farmers Market or over at the Pineville Bulk Food and ...

Food & Fitness

It’s been a sweet season for Virginia apples

Crisp fall weather means apple cider, pie and other products — and Virginia growers are supplying the market ...

DAR

Church & Community

DAR chapter helps history come alive for students

Cultivating a love of reading in children is one of the most wonderful gifts parents can bestow. Combined ...

Church & Community

Cumberland Garden Club holds annual picnic

At the September meeting of the Cumberland Garden Club, the group held their annual picnic. Members said it ...

Longwood

Fall concert is Thursday

The Longwood University Chamber Orchestra, directed by Dr. Lauretta Werner, will present a fall concert on Thursday, Oct. ...

Lifestyles

Commodity trends announced

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on October 7: In Virginia, state graded feeder ...

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Book Festival, Center for the Visual Arts organize haunted fundraiser

FARMVILLE – The Virginia Children’s Book Festival (VCBF) and Longwood Center for the Visual Arts (LCVA) are offering ...

Lifestyles

Virginia farmers growing fragrant lavender to diversify

Cornerstone Farm is one of many Virginia farms that have diversified their operations by growing beautiful, fragrant lavender. ...

Lifestyles

Movie Review: The Woman King is an emotionally affecting film

THE WOMAN KING, co-written and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood (LOVE AND BASKETBALL) is set in the West African ...

Food & Fitness

Commodity price trends announced

Commodity price trends announced Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on September 9: In ...

Food & Fitness

Virginia farmers growing fragrant lavender to diversify

Cornerstone Farm is one of many Virginia farms that have diversified their operations by growing beautiful, fragrant lavender. ...

Celebrations

Commonwealth Chorale rehearsals to begin Sept. 13

The Commonwealth Chorale will begin a new season of rehearsals on Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. at ...

Longwood

Chamber Music Series presents flute recital

The Longwood University Chamber Music Series will present a concert by Kelly Sulick, a flutist from Charlottesville, on ...

Columns

Skippers and butterflies and moths! Oh my!

By John Bunch Virginia Master Naturalists When we see butterflies and moths, we generally recognize which of the ...

Celebrations

Garden Club celebrates a birthday

The July meeting of The Cumberland Garden Club was held at the North Street Press Club in Farmville to ...

Living & Leisure

Plants offer both barriers and environmental benefits

With houses being built more closely together, it’s often hard to find privacy. But homeowners can plant shrubs ...

Lifestyles

Dance fitness class set

Weekly class sessions started for the Farmville Recreation Department’s dance fitness class… the Trae Experience. Get your workout ...

Buckingham

Garden Club collects plastic film

Buckingham Dillwyn Garden Club members are collecting plastic film for recycling. This is part of a cooperative project ...

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After two year pause, Visual Arts program returns in Farmville

FARMVILLE — It’s been nearly two years since the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts held an Art ...

Lifestyles

Movie Review — Bullet Train

BY LAUREN BRADSHAW Special to The Farmville Herald BULLET TRAIN, directed by David Leitch, is an entertaining enough ...

Food & Fitness

Dry weather prior to harvest locks in watermelon’s iconic summer sweetness

The drier the days at harvest time, the sweeter the watermelon. Streaked with dark and light green stripes ...

Buckingham

FFA competes at state convention

Six members of Buckingham County High School’s FFA earned their state degrees, while many of the students placed ...

Church & Community

Historical Society meeting set

The Farmville-Prince Edward Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 16 at the Farmville Train ...

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Virginia State Fair features expanded lineup

CAROLINE COUNTY — This year’s State Fair of Virginia will host new acts and returning fan favorites, showcasing ...

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