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Business added to VSBA Business Honor Roll

Each year, the Virginia School Boards Association (VSBA) invites school divisions in Virginia to submit names of local businesses to be included in the annual ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Cumberland County Property Transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Cumberland County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of October. The listing includes the grantor, the ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Canceling roundabout would bring tax hike

The controversial Cartersville roundabout project, which has regained attention in recent months after its approval back in May of 2017, has been the target of ... Read more

1 week ago by Alexa Massey.

Suspects sought after pharmacy break-in

The Cumberland Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported break-in that occurred at the Cumberland Pharmacy early Tuesday, March 30. According to Sergeant Mike Gordon, the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Kindergarteners to receive books

QuickStart Tennis of Central Virginia, Inc. (QCV) will provide 80 kindergartners at Cumberland Elementary School with six Scholastic Book Club books each this year. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Cumberland proposes 2-cent tax decrease

The Cumberland County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing Tuesday, April 6, at 7 p.m. for a public hearing to consider the proposed ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Cumberland County Property Transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Cumberland County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of September. The listing includes the grantor, the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Pantry to host Eggstravaganza

Delma’s Food Pantry in Cumberland will have a Spring Eggstravaganza Thursday, April 1 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the food pantry on Anderson ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

After cancer and two heart transplants, student has dreams of being a nurse

She’s battled cancer, had her leg amputated, suffered strokes and even received two heart transplants. Now, this Cumberland County High School senior has dreams of ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Stevens wins pageant

Johnna Stevens was crowned the new Teen Miss Virginia American Star Achievement 2021 Sunday, March 14. Stevens is the daughter of Jennifer and Bobby Amos ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

House fire on Stoney Point Road

Crews responded in the early hours of Monday, March 22, to a house fire in Cumberland. According to Cumberland Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD) officials, the ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Cumberland County Property Transfers

Following are the property transfers recorded in the Cumberland County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office for the month of August 2020. The listing includes the grantor, ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

‘Superheroes’ keep hungry Virginia students fed during pandemic

By Noah Fleischman Capital News Service Many Virginia public school students are returning to the classroom after a year away, but their access to school ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Lawsuit filed against zoning decision

Two Cumberland County residents have filed a lawsuit against the Board of Supervisors in response to its approval to rezone a plot of land off ... Read more

1 month ago by Alexa Massey.

Local schools produce yearbooks under difficult circumstances

Elementary, middle and high school yearbooks serve to immortalize a year of school life. Across the glossy pages, you would typically find headshots, class photos ... Read more

1 month ago by Alexa Massey.

Solar companies eye county

Interest from solar developers has increased throughout Cumberland since supervisors amended county code back in October to allow utility-scale solar facilities in certain zoning districts ... Read more

1 month ago by Alexa Massey.

PSR offers transportation to vaccination clinics

Piedmont Senior Resources (PSR), in partnership with the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), is providing transportation to seniors age 65 and older who are homebound ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Rabid dog found in Cumberland

The Cumberland County Health Department has a confirmed rabies case in a dog in the vicinity of Salem Church Road in District 4. There is ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Cumberland grad named brigadier general

David Cochran, a 1985 Cumberland County High School graduate, was promoted Monday, March 1, to the rank of brigadier general in the U.S. Air Force ... Read more

1 month ago by Titus Mohler.

Cumberland library returns to regular schedule

The Cumberland County Public Library has returned to its regular operating hours. The library will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Mondays, ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

COVID-19 vaccine pre-registration crucial for seniors

The Piedmont Health District is still currently vaccinating 1a and 1b personnel. Included in this group are front-line care workers, those with underlying medical conditions ... Read more

2 months ago by Alexa Massey.

80-year-old man killed in crash

A single-vehicle crash in Cumberland County has claimed the life of an 80-year-old man. According to Virginia State Police Public Relations Coordinator Shelby Crouch, the ... Read more

2 months ago by Alexa Massey.

Green Ridge donates funds for new parks

Green Ridge Recycling and Disposal Facility has announced it will be donating $250,000 to Cumberland County to be used to develop three new parks. In ... Read more

2 months ago by Alexa Massey.

Single-dose vaccine approved

Statewide coronavirus numbers continue to inch downward amidst the news surrounding the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) emergency use authorization (EUA) of a third ... Read more

2 months ago by Alexa Massey.

Money is available for food and shelter programs

Cumberland County has been chosen to receive $6,522 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. A local board has been charged with ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Highway construction scheduled

Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. For up-to-date information, call 511 or visit www.511Virginia.org. ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Local cases plunge; U.S. death toll tops 500K

The country reached a devastating record at the beginning of this week when U.S. coronavirus deaths topped 500,000, but national and local trends, combined with ... Read more

2 months ago by Alexa Massey.

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