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animal shelters

Buckingham

Local, regional animal shelters hit with ‘perfect storm’

BUCKINGHAM – Local animal shelters need help. The residual effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are still being felt across ...

Farmville the Magazine

Miller’s Country Store: Great food, friendly faces

Miller’s Country Store has found its way into the hearts and bellies of folks across the Farmville area. ...

Education

After nearly 40 years, Lambreth departs

After leading Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia Inc. (CICV) for nearly 40 years, President Robert B. Lambeth ...

Gold Mining

Buckingham

Buckingham supervisors make a choice about gold mining ordinance

BUCKINGHAM — Buckingham County residents will have to wait a bit longer to learn if gold mining will ...

News

South Boston Speedway looks to 65th anniversary

South Boston Speedway has scheduled a variety of late-season events as it looks ahead to its 65th anniversary ...

College

Women’s soccer predicted to finish in top five

Longwood women’s soccer has consistently been a presence near the top of the Big South standings since joining ...

Kingsville roundabout

Hampden-Sydney

VDOT talks opening date, delays for Kingsville roundabout

KINGSVILLE — It might not be completely finished, but the Kingsville roundabout will open for traffic next week. ...

Business

Economic impact jumps for Virginia wine

A new study finds the economic impact of Virginia wines to be an estimated $1.73 billion as of ...

Cumberland

UMGC announces dean’s list

Dustin Carroll, of Cumberland, is one of more than 9,300 University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) students were ...

Buckingham

Buckingham County residents warn of gold mining impacts

DILLWYN – Karuna Kreps just bought a home in Buckingham County, hoping to retire there. But now she’s ...

Farmville

World Atlas puts spotlight on Farmville

FARMVILLE – At first, they focused on Sailor’s Creek. Then they suggested people take a trip to High ...

Farmville

Farmville police to hold casualty care class

If there’s an active shooter in your building, what should you do? How should you respond? What’s the ...

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 ...

Farmville town council election

Farmville

Martin declares candidacy for Farmville town council

FARMVILLE – Rhodes Martin Jr. wants the Ward B seat on the Farmville town council. The Farmville native ...

LOCAL

Managing expenses helps counter inflation

Life’s not always easy, even in the best of times. And now, while caught in the throes of ...

Farmville Herald editor

Farmville

Veteran journalist takes over Farmville Herald, sister papers

FARMVILLE – As of this week, Brian Carlton will take over as regional editor for The Farmville Herald, ...

FARMVILLE THE MAGAZINE

Ridge Animal Hospital: Taking care of Farmville’s pets since 1978

By Ireland Seagle Farmville the Magazine Did you know the veterinarians and veterinary assistants at Ridge Animal Hospital ...

Local

Prince Edward County resident appointed to state board

RICE – A Prince Edward County resident has been appointed by Gov. Glenn Younkin to the Virginia Criminal ...

Farmville

What items qualify for Virginia’s tax-free weekend?

FARMVILLE — It’s that time of year again. As we get ready for schools to reopen, parents catch ...

Buckingham

By God’s Grace Mission Center brings community together

BUCKINGHAM COUNTY – Since 2019, By God’s Grace Mission Center has served their community by meeting both physical ...

Prince Edward

P.E. Sheriff’s Office names Employee of the Month

Bernice Letterman, administrative secretary with the Prince Edward County Sheriff’s Office, was named Employee of the Month for ...

Cumberland

Adventures for the younger children set

Nature Tykes is a new activity for youth ages 4-7 years old. Younger children often get left out ...

Local

Planning a last minute vacation? AARP warns of this scam

FARMVILLE — As families schedule their last minute trips before school is back in session, AARP warns of ...

Farmville

Farmville community hopes to transform Mary Branch School

As you’re driving past Longwood University’s baseball stadium, there’s a building on the right side of the road ...

LOCAL

Monkeypox cases continue to rise in local region

There are more than 5,000 cases of Monkeypox reported in the United States as of Aug. 1, with ...

Education

Bowles receives scholarship

Kemani Bowles, graduating senior of Prince Edward County High School, is the recipient of the 2022 Cosby Educational ...

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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