Prince Edward County High


Visit by deputies sparks concern at Prince Edward County High

FARMVILLE – There was no active shooter at Prince Edward County High Wednesday morning. The sight of multiple ...

Moton Museum


New Moton Museum project brings students together

FARMVILLE – When the students at Prince Edward County High School and Fuqua School come together, it’s usually ...

Prince Edward County Elementary


Repairs continue at Prince Edward County Elementary School

FARMVILLE – At the beginning of the school year, students have new clothes, new shoes and new supplies. ...


Students learn at Virginia Tech camp

The Piedmont Soil and Water Conservation District sponsored two high school students for the week-long Youth Conservation Camp ...


Duck Derby set for splash down Sept. 16

It’s almost time for the Great Farmville Duck Derby to return. On Friday, Sept. 16, the derby will ...


What’s next? District officials look to build on progress

BY BRIAN CARLTON AND RACHEL AUSTIN The Farmville Herald Buckingham, Cumberland and Prince Edward school districts all saw ...

Lunenburg schools


Prince Edward School Board looks to fill vacant seat

FARMVILLE – The Prince Edward School Board needs a new representative for District 1. Anyone interested in the ...



Farmville resident announces campaign for District 7 seat

FARMVILLE – One year after entering a county election as a write-in candidate, Farmville resident Bruce Davis is ...

Prince Edward County broadband


Broadband work starting in Prince Edward County

FARMVILLE – Over the next four years, 1,190 miles of fiber cable will be laid in Prince Edward ...


Pyle completes Emergency Management training

At its Tuesday, Aug. 9 meeting, the Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors recognized the County’s Deputy Emergency ...

Lifestyle Main

Honoring Barbara Rose Johns : New project will tell her story

FARMVILLE – Many people know the Supreme Court’s Brown v. The Board of Education ruling declared segregation in ...



When will more Prince Edward, Cumberland residents get broadband?

FARMVILLE – When will we see improvement with broadband internet? That’s one of the most asked questions the ...


Employee of the month named

At its August meeting, the Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors congratulated Prince Edward County employee, Germaine Mobley, ...


The scores are in. SOL numbers improve for local schools

FARMVILLE – The numbers are going up. That’s something we can say across the entire Herald coverage area, ...

Kingsville roundabout


WATCH: Kingsville roundabout finally open

KINGSVILLE – Construction isn’t finished, but the Kingsville roundabout is open for traffic. Work crews removed traffic cones, ...

Christopher Michael Rowan


Prince Edward supervisors want Circuit Court to hear flagpole case

FARMVILLE – The Prince Edward Board of Supervisors are going back to court in the flagpole case. Attorney ...

Prince Edward County

Law Enforcement Reports

Deputies arrest suspect in Prince Edward Highway murder

PROSPECT – One man is dead and another is in jail after a shooting Monday, Aug. 15. The incident ...


Prince Edward supervisors fill vacant District 1 seat

FARMVILLE – There’s a new face representing District 1 on the Prince Edward Board of Supervisors. Dr. Peter ...


Group discusses housing needs

Prince Edward County-Town of Farmville Housing Coalition (PECTFHC), Richmond-based nonprofit Better Housing Coalition (BHC), and Urban Design Associates ...

Prince Edward County


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 ...


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 ...

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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Warning issued after flu death in Virginia’s Central region

A child from Virginia’s Central region died this week from the flu, the first to do so this ...


Virginia agency cuts funding for SCVP, citing recent actions

FARMVILLE — After 10 years of support, the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) stopped funding some ...

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