KVB grant recipient named

Keep Virginia Beautiful (KVB) funded 30 grant recipients, one each day in the month of June, for its “30 in 30 Green Grants” program. These grants were given to schools, parks, counties and towns, environmental groups, associations, and Keep America Beautiful affiliates in four different categories: Community Beautification, Cigarette Litter Prevention, Litter Prevention and Recycling. Friends of Twin Lakes State Park, Green Bay, was a recipient of this year’s grant in the amount of $1,000 for it’s recycling efforts.

Since 2011, Keep Virginia Beautiful has provided $230,000 for 290 different projects throughout the state. The mission at Keep Virginia Beautiful is to engage and unite Virginians to improve our natural and scenic environment.

Law Enforcement Reports

UPDATE: Missing Prince Edward resident found

Buckingham

Unemployment rate keeps dropping in Prince Edward, Buckingham

Buckingham

Multiple college students from the region honored for achievement

Farmville

What should happen to Israel Hill? STEPS holds town meeting

Farmville

Oak River Race brings challenge for Jordaine Penick, Max Sangillo

College

Chad Oxendine steps down, leaves Longwood for Sun Belt

Buckingham

D-Day Memorial brings back memories: ‘It is a special place to go’

Business

Farmville council adjusts parking fines, sends plan for hearing

College

Favret tops Hampden-Sydney College 2024 Hall of Fame class

Farmville

Farmville police continue search for armed robbery suspect

Buckingham

After Route 15 crash, VDOT plans safety review of area

Celebrations

Planning starts for next Art Walk in Farmville

Cumberland

Envigo agrees to plea deal in Cumberland beagles case

Farmville

Moton Museum’s Cainan Townsend named to state task force

Buckingham

Trump lawyers issue cease & desist in 5th District, Good responds

Cumberland

Cumberland Education Foundation gives out scholarships

Buckingham

Grateful Boomers try biking, as they explore Blue Ridge

Business

Tobacco Commission chooses Ruff as chair, signs off on projects

Local

Towler’s season tracking in positive direction

Buckingham

What is Shireton? New proposal moves forward in Buckingham

Law Enforcement Reports

Three arrested, pounds of drugs seized by Tri-County Task Force

Cumberland

Cumberland Students of the Month honored at school board meeting

Buckingham

Herald Community Calendar for the week of May 31, 2024

Cumberland

Good Citizen awards given