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Titus Mohler, Author at Farmville

Farmville

Use-of-force policy reviewed

Farmville Police Chief Andy Ellington provided Farmville’s Town Council with a review of the police department’s use-of-force procedures at the beginning of the council’s retreat ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, July 1, 2020 6:00 am

Sports

Fall sports decisions delayed

High schools in the area are still awaiting word from athletic governing bodies with specifics on what the fall 2020 sports season will look like. ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 6:00 am

Farmville

Fire destroys home

A home on Watson Road in Farmville became a total loss Wednesday, June 24, after being ravaged by a fire that had been controlled by ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:05 pm

Farmville

Legality of council action challenged

The Farmville Town Council may not have been in accordance with state law with regard to its reason for initiating a closed meeting during its ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, June 25, 2020 1:05 pm

Prince Edward

Administrator interviews to begin soon

The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors’ Personnel Committee will soon begin interviewing candidates for the county administrator position. The board voted in April not ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 6:00 am

Farmville

Virus cases spike to 47 at ICE

The number of COVID-19 cases has increased significantly in the last week at the Immigration Centers of America (ICE) Farmville Detention Center. As of Monday, ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, June 23, 2020 3:06 pm

Local

Town council members discuss statue decision

The Farmville Town Council voted unanimously to remove the Confederate statue located at the intersection of High and Randolph streets Thursday night, June 18. The ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, June 22, 2020 5:05 pm

Prince Edward

Local champion for veterans killed in crash

An 80-year-old Prospect man was killed Tuesday morning, June 16, in a single-vehicle crash on Prince Edward Highway. According to information from the Virginia State ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, June 18, 2020 4:00 pm

Buckingham

Edwards embodies excellence

Everyone familiar with the high school football scene in the area knows the name Walter Edwards and associates him with excellence. He had a similar ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 6:00 am

Local

Identity of person arrested in incident near Auto Zone revealed

The Prince Edward County Sheriff’s Office revealed the name of the Prospect man who was arrested Sunday afternoon, June 7, in connection with a reported ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, June 15, 2020 8:05 pm

Local

Amelia County authorities looking for local man

A man believed to be a Prince Edward County resident is still at-large and wanted by the Amelia County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) as of Monday, ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, June 15, 2020 2:59 pm

High School

High school sports practices may begin soon

The Virginia High School League (VHSL) has begun the process of bringing athletics back for the fall sports season after they were shut down along ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, June 15, 2020 11:27 am

Local

Supervisors stop asphalt, concrete plants from building

A 4-4 vote from the Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors following a Tuesday, June 9, public hearing meant Luck Stone did not receive its ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Monday, June 15, 2020 11:12 am

Prince Edward

Board tables STEPS decision

The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday, June 9, to table the decision of whether or not to return the county’s recycling ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, June 12, 2020 11:06 am

Farmville

El Patron closes

El Patron Mexican Restaurant, which had become a staple of downtown Farmville for most of the last decade, has closed. People in the community had ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, June 12, 2020 10:36 am

Cumberland

Dukes celebrate until they meet again

The COVID-19 pandemic may have dimmed the glow of some aspects of the 2019-20 school year, but Cumberland County High School (CCHS) graduates still had ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, June 12, 2020 9:55 am

Prince Edward

County to put lost boars up for adoption

Under certain circumstances, Prince Edward County has the ability to be an adoption agency, of sorts, for animals in its custody. The county has recently ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, June 10, 2020 6:00 am

Cumberland

Dukes Drive-Thru Diploma Celebration

The Cumberland County High School (CCHS) Drive-Thru Diploma Celebration took place Tuesday, June 2, at the Cumberland County Public Schools (CuCPS) complex, drawing a majority ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, June 5, 2020 6:00 am

Local

Unsanctioned protest held

A peaceful protest took place on the Prince Edward County Courthouse lawn Tuesday afternoon, June 2, to show solidarity with Farmville’s African American community following ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, June 4, 2020 1:40 pm

CHURCH & COMMUNITY

A Pentecost Parade

Johns Memorial Episcopal Church held an event Sunday, May 31, that was rooted in church history but also brand new. It was a Pentecost Parade. ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, June 4, 2020 1:30 pm

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY COLLEGE

Tigers announce football recruits

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) Football Head Coach Marty Favret has announced his incoming recruiting class that brings 57 newcomers to the program, including four from area ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, June 3, 2020 6:00 am

Farmville

Shooting investigations progress

Progress is being made in the investigations into three incidents of shots fired that took place in Farmville this past winter. “We’re just now beginning ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, June 2, 2020 10:02 am

Farmville

Bear sighting near avenues in Farmville

Patti and Sam Carey were enjoying a pleasant Farmville evening at home on their backyard patio on Pinecrest Road Thursday, May 28, when they spotted ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Tuesday, June 2, 2020 4:15 am

Hampden-Sydney

Tigers football recruits include four area players

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) 21st-year Football Head Coach Marty Favret has announced his incoming recruiting class that brings 57 newcomers to the program, including four from ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Saturday, May 30, 2020 7:59 am

Education

Honoring the class of 2020

Prince Edward County High School held a drive-thru recognition event May 21-22 called Celebrating Our Seniors that honored 2020 graduates while observing COVID-19 safety protocols. ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Friday, May 29, 2020 6:00 am

Prince Edward

A fierce competitor

If the COVID-19 pandemic had never happened and Prince Edward County High School’s varsity baseball team had played a season this spring, senior Wade Jenkins ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:55 pm

Farmville

Review planned of ICE’s COVID-19 efforts

The federal government has responded to Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s request to implement additional screening and testing for COVID-19 in two federally run detention centers ... Read more

by Titus Mohler, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 6:00 am

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