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Staci Bridge, Author at Farmville

Longwood

Honors college dean named

Chris Kukk has been named as the new dean of Longwood’s honors college. Kukk, the professor of political science and social science and founding director ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, June 4, 2020 1:23 pm

CHURCH & COMMUNITY

Church and community events

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Friday. Items must be submitted by 10 a.m. Monday for that Friday’s calendar. Events should be ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 16, 2020 11:35 am

Longwood

Honors bands performances set

The 25th annual Longwood Honors Jazz Ensemble and the 29th annual Honors Concert Band performances will be held on Friday, Jan. 10, at 7:30 p.m. ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Friday, December 27, 2019 9:56 am

Farmville

An evening with author and plantsman Augustus Jenkins Farmer

On Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 6 p.m., The Heritage Garden Club and Heart of Virginia Master Gardeners will co-sponsor “Deep Rooted Wisdom,” an evening with ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Monday, October 14, 2019 2:34 pm

Church & Community

Fall sewing class

First Baptist Church (FBC) in Dillwyn is offering a 10-week sewing class on Wednesdays from 4-6 p.m. beginning Wednesday, Sept. 5, through Nov. 14. The ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, August 23, 2018 8:29 am

Education

Starting school with smiles

With backpacks and school supplies at the helm, children ranging from preschool to fifth grade entered Fuqua Lower School for their first day back at ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, August 16, 2018 3:04 pm

Business

Robinson is new provider

Susan Robinson — a registered nurse and nurse practitioner — has joined Centra Medical Group’s Cumberland clinic. According to a Centra press release, Robinson is ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Tuesday, March 7, 2017 10:41 am

Columns

Victory Baptist to host dinner Saturday

Happy birthday wishes are sent out this week to Sara Davis, of New Canton, Friday Feb. 24; and Georgia Kitchen, of Dillwyn, Wednesday, March 1. ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, February 23, 2017 8:59 am

Uncategorized

VMI Lobby Day held

Del. James Edmunds, right, met with Liam Burke, of Farmville, for VMI Lobby Day on Thursday, Feb. 16. Read more

by Staci Bridge, Tuesday, February 21, 2017 1:59 pm

Church & Community

Golden Belles share meal and fellowship

Members of the Golden Belles, of Cumberland County, recently gathered at the home of Betty Foster to share a covered dish meal and fellowship. Pictured ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, January 26, 2017 10:44 am

News

Park seeks project volunteers

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park is seeking volunteers to assist in trail maintenance on the park’s History/Nature Trail on Saturday, Feb. 4. According to a ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, January 19, 2017 2:19 pm

Lifestyle Main

Labor Day on Main Street

Labor Day being a holiday didn’t mean folks just stayed home and lounged around. Plenty of people made their way through Farmville on Monday. This ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, September 8, 2016 7:01 am

Local

Hearing set on commission change

A September public hearing is set to hear and gather comments about increasing ward representation on the Farmville Planning Commission. The unanimous action to hold ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:38 pm

Recreation

PEFYA Majors vie for title

The Prince Edward-Farmville Youth Association Majors All-Star baseball team put itself in a position to win a district championship after going 2-1 in the Dixie ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Tuesday, July 5, 2016 5:36 pm

Uncategorized

Sinclair Brooks

Sinclair Brooks, 89, of Cumberland, departed this life on Monday in Farmville. He is survived by two daughters, Drucilla Mosby and Ruth Walker (Gilbert); two ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, June 23, 2016 4:49 pm

Opinion

Auxiliary supports the community

Behind every good man is a good woman, the old saying goes, and behind the volunteers of the Glenmore Volunteer Fire Department in Buckingham is ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, June 23, 2016 4:46 pm

Church & Community

Summer film series returns

By Ireland Seagle The Farmville Herald Downtown Stage Productions, with the help of sponsoring businesses, showed the Judy Garland classic “Meet Me in St. Louis” ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Tuesday, June 14, 2016 11:04 am

Education

Prince Edward County Elementary School Honor Roll

Prince Edward County Elementary School recently announced is honor roll for the fourth nine weeks: Grade 1 Kaelynn Allen*, Sydni Allen, Kaylen Becker*, Richelle Booker*, ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Tuesday, June 14, 2016 10:14 am

College

Up next

High school varsity 5/11 — Girls soccer Cumberland at Buckingham 4:30 p.m. 5/11 — Girls tennis Buckingham at Randolph-Henry      4:30 p.m. 5/11 — ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Tuesday, May 10, 2016 12:42 pm

MVP Zone

Jamie Barbour Senior | Longwood University | Softball

MY START: I was about 8 years old, and my sister played. She’s two years older than I am, and she was playing in one ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, May 5, 2016 5:17 am

Obituaries

Mary Lula Jordan Allen

Mary Lula Jordan Allen, 95, of Prospect, died Monday, April 11, 2016 in Farmville. She was born March 7, 1922 to Wheeler and Lucy Jordan. ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 14, 2016 3:05 pm

Education

Raising awareness of sexual assault

By Carson Reeher Special to The Farmville Herald Longwood University and Hampden-Sydney College men donned colorful high-heeled shoes recently for the annual Walk a Mile ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 14, 2016 2:19 pm

Celebrations

Wine Festival is Saturday

FARMVILLE — The annual Farmville Wine Festival is set for Saturday at Riverside Park on Main Street in downtown Farmville. The event is a benefit for ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 14, 2016 1:30 pm

Uncategorized

Townsend to attend Girls State

Fuqua School junior Charlotte Townsend has been selected to represent Fuqua School at the 69th Virginia Girls State session to be held at Longwood University ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 14, 2016 1:25 pm

Buckingham

BDGC meets at Buckingham Greenery

The Buckingham Dillwyn Garden Club held its April meeting at the Buckingham Greenery, courtesy of owner Connie Hom. Members planted pots for the annual plant ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 14, 2016 1:20 pm

Education

LU Wind Symphony, Jazz Ensembles to give concert

The Longwood Wind Symphony and Jazz Ensembles will combine for a concert on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in Jarman Auditorium. Each of the groups will ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 14, 2016 1:17 pm

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BCHS FFA competes in Cattle Working Contest

Two teams from the Buckingham County High School Future Farmers of America (FFA) Chapter competed in the Youth Cattle Working Contest on April 4 in ... Read more

by Staci Bridge, Thursday, April 14, 2016 1:12 pm

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