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News

‘Courage to take that first step’

The Robert Russa Moton Museum held its sixth annual community banquet on Saturday, honoring and highlighting the successes of the museum over the past year, ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, March 7, 2017 11:04 am

Education

MBA program ranked top in the nation

Longwood University’s College of Business and Economics (CBE) received a major acknowledgement recently, ranking its online accelerated MBA program and real estate department among the ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, March 2, 2017 3:31 pm

Cumberland

Republic remains silent on landfill agreement

Republic Services continues to remain silent on its community host agreement with Cumberland County — one that was agreed to several years ago with prospects ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, March 2, 2017 1:46 pm

Buckingham

Bill would give states power over pot

U.S. Rep. Tom Garrett, R-Buckingham, has introduced a bill in the House of Representatives that, if agreed to, would defederalize marijuana — which would allow state ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, March 2, 2017 1:43 pm

Lifestyle Main

Woman’s Club holds annual art exhibit

More than 150 people came out to the Buckingham Arts Center over the past two weekends for the Buckingham County Woman’s Club’s (BCWC) annual community ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, March 2, 2017 10:12 am

Education

Construction projects progress

A new building and one under renovation will provide better access and more resources for students at Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC). According to Gordon Neal, the ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 28, 2017 1:27 pm

News

Grant will establish ‘virtual department’ focusing on STEM

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) has been chosen as one of three recipients of a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop “a new virtual ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 28, 2017 12:39 pm

Business

County’s shell building complete

Construction of a shell building in Cumberland County’s Business Park is complete and has passed inspection, according to County Administrator and Attorney Vivian Seay Giles. ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Monday, February 27, 2017 8:03 pm

Business

Shogun moving to new location

One of Farmville’s favorite eateries is moving and expanding into Southern Cumberland County. Shogun Japanese Steakhouse, Hibachi and Sushi on South Main Street is relocating ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:44 pm

Cumberland

Bridge will be replaced

A portion of River Road (Route 600) in Southern Cumberland will be closed for construction beginning March 6. According to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:33 pm

Buckingham

Apperson will retire July 1

Buckingham’s longtime director of Social Services has announced his retirement. Braxton L. Apperson III will step down July 1 from a position he’s held since ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:22 pm

Buckingham

Two face felonies in BB gun incident

Two Buckingham County men are charged with felony malicious wounding in connection to a shooting with a BB gun. According to the Buckingham County Sheriff’s ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:12 pm

Education

Lancer Learning Community launches classes

The Longwood University College of Graduate and Professional Studies has announced the launch of the Lancer Learning Community (LLC). The LLC — an educational initiative ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:59 pm

Cumberland

‘Host agreement is still there’

Questions still loom regarding the future of a contract between Republic Services and Cumberland County following comments made by a citizen during last Tuesday’s board ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 21, 2017 3:40 pm

Buckingham

Buckingham 4-H members learn state government

Members of the Buckingham County 4-H Club attended the annual 4-H Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 24. According to Ruth Wallace, extension agent ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 21, 2017 2:20 pm

News

Police question enforceability of legislation

Distracted driving is on the minds of Virginia legislators — and some proposed laws have led area law enforcement officers to become worried about enforceability. ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 21, 2017 2:14 pm

Education

School breaks ground on rec building

The Central Virginia Christian School (CVCS) in Dillwyn recently broke ground on the site of a new facility, sited adjacent to its school building. The ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 21, 2017 2:09 pm

Buckingham

Lions spread love

The Buckingham County Lions Club visited the county’s preschool recently to lead children in the time-honored tradition of making valentines — marking the holiday as ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 16, 2017 2:00 pm

Cumberland

Response standards set

Supervisors have unanimously adopted a set of standards for emergency medical service delivery for the county-operated Cumberland Volunteer Rescue Squad (CVRS). The standards come after ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 16, 2017 1:53 pm

Cumberland

Amendment allowing school houses approved

Following a public hearing, supervisors in Cumberland adopted a code amendment which would allow an Amish community to build a one-room schoolhouse on land they ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 16, 2017 1:47 pm

Buckingham

Johnson retiring as town clerk

Peggy Johnson — Dillwyn’s longtime town council clerk and treasurer — is set to retire Friday. Johnson, who was appointed to the position in 2003, ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 16, 2017 1:29 pm

Buckingham

Thursday morning crash closes Route 15, sends one to hopsital

A two-vehicle wreck on Route 15 in Buckingham County sent one woman to the hospital Thursday morning. A Hyundai Tucson, traveling southbound on Route 15, ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:29 pm

Columns

Plenty to do in Farmville

When I first came to Longwood University, I was told all the wonderful things about the school: the student-teacher relationships, the Lancer pride, the Chi ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 14, 2017 7:51 pm

Business

Buffalo Wild Wings reopens

Why was Buffalo Wild Wings closed last week? By Brian Klingenfus The Farmville Herald Buffalo Wild Wings — located at 1403 S. Main St. in ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Tuesday, February 14, 2017 6:36 pm

Education

Students protest Klein’s resignation

More than 70 Hampden-Sydney College students stood outside Atkinson Hall on H-SC’s campus Thursday to protest the resignation of Dean of Students David A. Klein. ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 9, 2017 6:51 pm

Local

Goss to resign as fire chief

Farmville Volunteer Fire Department Chief Andrew Goss has announced he’s resigning from his post after receiving a competitive transfer with the Virginia State Police (VSP). ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 9, 2017 6:34 pm

Buckingham

Study examines hospitals’ impact on economies

A new study shows hospitals help grow their respective state and regional economies and job forces. The study, released by the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare ... Read more

by Brian Klingenfus, Thursday, February 9, 2017 12:18 pm

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