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Carl U. Eggleston, Author at Farmville

YOUR TURN

COLUMN — Thinking through these troubled times

Recent events have made me step back and catch my breath. My system has been bombarded with images that bring back memories of a not-too-long-ago ... Read more

by Carl U. Eggleston, Friday, June 26, 2020 6:00 am

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Eggleston proposes cuts to staff, council pay

As the months go by and the country remains under the grip of a global pandemic, it becomes clear that things have changed. The coronavirus ... Read more

by Carl U. Eggleston, Wednesday, June 3, 2020 6:00 am

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Remembering William Wall

Recently I, along with many in the area, were saddened by the passing of lifetime resident William Wall. William was of long-serving member of the ... Read more

by Carl U. Eggleston, Sunday, February 9, 2020 5:12 pm

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Virginia’s problems

Let me start by saying I’m totally dismayed by the events of the past week. Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has been implemented in scandal. Attorney ... Read more

by Carl U. Eggleston, Wednesday, February 13, 2019 8:59 am

Columns

He salutes Barack Obama

While watching the inauguration of President Donald Trump, I was deeply moved nearly to tears.  I should emphasize these were not tears of joy, but ... Read more

by Carl U. Eggleston, Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:16 pm

Columns

We need to give Trump a chance

President-elect Donald Trump has always intrigued me. I have always admired Trump as a businessman. His business savvy is undeniable, but because we have such ... Read more

by Carl U. Eggleston, Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:15 pm