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Watson looks ahead

Now that the election is over, it’s time to look ahead. What are the priorities for governing? Where ...


Counties deal with addiction

The numbers keep shrinking and that’s not a bad thing. In Buckingham, Cumberland and Prince Edward counties, it’s ...


Hill portrait unveiled at Moton

People came out on Thursday, Nov. 17 to pay tribute to Oliver Hill. The civil rights attorney was ...

Lou Henson Award

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Wilkins Named to Watch List for 2022-23 Lou Henson Award

FARMVILLE – Longwood’s Isaiah Wilkins was named to the Watch List for the 2022-23 Lou Henson Award late ...

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Prince Edward County eyes sales tax increase to pay for school repairs

FARMVILLE – No one claims that Prince Edward County Elementary doesn’t need help. The Herald has detailed the ...

Leonid meteor shower

Regional News

Herald News Briefs: Final chance to see Leonid meteor shower

CUMBERLAND – It’s already been a busy week and we’re not even halfway through. As a result, we’ve ...

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November Employee of the Month announced

Connie Stimpson, Office Manager for Piedmont Court Services (PCS) has been named Employee of the Month for November ...


Student artists honored

Students from across the region brought parents, grandparents and other family members to a celebration on Sunday, Nov. ...

SCOPE building


What will happen to SCOPE building?

FARMVILLE – At the Prince Edward Board of Supervisors meeting on Oct. 11, the group accepted a bid ...


SEC’s new vice president wants relationships with members

Providing trusted information that Southside Electric Cooperative members can use and exemplary services they need – that is ...

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Buckingham County

Herald News Briefs: Hotel advances, as does Buckingham medical building

DILLWYN – In 2020, Sentara closed its primary care location in Buckingham County. Within the next year, those ...

Prince Edward County Sheriff's Office

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Prince Edward County Sheriff’s Office asks for help in B & E case

Would-be thieves broke into a home in Prince Edward County Thursday morning, but ran off after residents were ...


Virginia Children’s Book Festival will grant some holiday wishes

FARMVILLE – The sun will set, the music will play and the lights will go on this Friday, ...

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‘Bridge Builders’ project moves forward in Prince Edward schools

FARMVILLE – The goal is to build bridges in Prince Edward County, to work with other students and ...

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Prince Edward Schools

How do you fix traffic problems at Prince Edward Elementary?

FARMVILLE – In September, Heather Black shared a story with the Prince Edward County School Board. The mom ...


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Election 2022: Winners declared in Ward A and District 1 races

FARMVILLE – One week after Election Day, the Town of Farmville has a new council member for Ward ...

Flu cases

Flu Season

Use Caution: Flu cases climb across Central Virginia

Take precautions. That was the warning Monday for Prince Edward County and the surrounding region. The Virginia Department ...

Christmas Mother

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Deadlines coming up for this year’s Christmas Mother applicants

FARMVILLE – It’s almost time to ‘Stuff the Truck” for Prince Edward Christmas Mother. The annual donation collection ...

Ambassador Teacher Program

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Ambassador teacher program helps Prince Edward County schools

FARMVILLE – Claudia Uter’s love for teaching and learning has brought her many miles from her home in ...

Buckingham County

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Prince Edward Notebook: Supervisors sign off on Farmville Road retail

Some retail is coming to Farmville Road. During their Thursday, Nov. 10 meeting, Prince Edward County supervisors signed ...

Longwood Lancers

Longwood Lancers

Lancers second-half rally comes up short, as George Mason holds on

The Longwood Lancers battled and showed their grit after halftime, but a hot-shooting George Mason squad used eight ...

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When will Prince Edward County residents get their tax bills?

FARMVILLE – Where is my tax bill? That’s a question The Herald received multiple times this week from ...


Coat drive underway

Cold weather is on the way. By the end of this week, temperatures will drop into the 40s ...

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Habitat project expands

The partnership between Piedmont Habitat for Humanity and the Commonwealth Regional Council (CRC) is expanding in Prince Edward ...


2022 Election

Election 2022: Canvassing begins, Miyares overrules request

FARMVILLE – Tuesday’s election saw some new faces win local seats, with other incumbents keeping their spots. And ...

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Teams headed to Youth League Super Bowl

Several teams from Prince Edward County are bowl bound. It’s been a great year for the Prince Edward ...

Board of Supervisors

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Harrison Jones makes history in Prince Edward’s District 1 race

FARMVILLE – Some races Tuesday night came down to just one vote. In the race to be the ...

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