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Farmville mayor reacts to financial proposals

Farmville Mayor David Whitus dismissed the ideas of cutting pay and leasing the town’s golf course in response to proposals put forth in a guest ... Read more

10 hours ago by Crystal Vandegrift.

Financial survival in a pandemic

The novel coronavirus pandemic has had a heavy financial impact on many area residents, often resulting in permanent job losses and necessitating tough choices. Prince ... Read more

1 day ago by Alexa Massey.

Farmville arrest report

May 26 • Richard Mohn, III, 30, of McKenney, charged with public swearing or intoxication. • Alex Felix-Poma, 27, of Sterling, warrant service. • Dale Franklin, 57, of ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Imagine Farmville — Future of recreation

This edition of Imagine Farmville delves into the topic of how the coronavirus has affected recreation in the area, and the surge of popularity in ... Read more

1 day ago by Alexa Massey.

Calvary Chapel Farmville to host community prayer night Sunday

Calvary Chapel Farmville will host a community prayer night Sunday, June 7, at 6:30 p.m. led by community leaders. The event, set to take place ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Report.

Ready or not, Phase 2 arrives Friday

Most of Virginia will enter Phase 2 of the state’s Forward Virginia plan to reopen the economy Friday, June 5. Although area coronavirus cases are ... Read more

2 days ago by Roger Watson.

Cullen resident appointed to board

Gov. Ralph Northam has reappointed Joy Cabarrus Speakes, of Cullen, to the Brown v. Board of Education Scholarship Awards Committee. Speakes was among the students ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Report.

Letter – Farmville must remove its Confederate soldier monument

Dear Editor: We unequivocally need to remove the Confederate soldier monument in Farmville. The statue was erected in 1900, while Jim Crow was in full ... Read more

2 days ago by Letters to the Editor.

Hearing set for town budget

The Farmville Town Council will hold a public hearing on its proposed $23.4 million 2020-21 budget Wednesday, June 10. The proposed budget, which is $5.3 ... Read more

3 days ago by Crystal Vandegrift.

Echo from firing range prompts calls

Callers to Farmville Police Department (FPD) reporting the sound of shots fired on Route 600 in recent weeks have been hearing shots from a firing ... Read more

3 days ago by Alexa Massey.

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

4 days ago by Titus Mohler.

Pool will not open

Last week the Town of Farmville announced that due to unforeseen circumstances, the swimming pool at the Farmville Municipal Golf Course will not be open ... Read more

4 days ago by Crystal Vandegrift.

Area responds to death of George Floyd

In the wake of the unrest in cities across the country following the death of George Floyd, residents of Farmville and the surrounding area gathered ... Read more

4 days ago by Alexa Massey.

Businesses, customers cope with new face mask requirements

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced last week Executive Order 63, requiring Virginians to wear face coverings in public indoor settings to help contain the spread ... Read more

4 days ago by Alexa Massey.

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

4 days ago by Titus Mohler.

Farmville Police Department activity report

April 13 • Accident on Clark Street. • Accident on S. Main Street. • Burglar/panic alarm on Peery Drive. • Domestic disturbance on Putney Street. • Loud noise on N. ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Farmville arrest report

April 19 • Joseph Morris, 46, of Farmville, charged with public swearing or intoxication. • Federico Garibay Crespo, 41, of Farmville, charged with assault and battery on ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Imagine Farmville — Future of housing

By Emily Hollingsworth Special to The Farmville Herald This edition of Imagine Farmville looks deeper into the housing challenges that surround the region, including in ... Read more

1 week ago by Emily Hollingsworth.

Firefly festival canceled

The annual Firefly Festival at High Bridge Trail State Park has been canceled for 2020 to mitigate preventable spread of COVID-19 and protect the health ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Order requires masks in public spaces

Gov. Ralph Northam signed an executive order Tuesday, May 26, requiring the wearing of face masks in public indoor settings to slow the spread of ... Read more

1 week ago by Roger Watson.

Health director discusses county’s recent spike in cases – ‘This is life or death’

As positive coronavirus cases increase in counties across the area, Director of the Piedmont Health District Dr. H. Robert Nash gave some insight into the ... Read more

1 week ago by Alexa Massey.

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

1 week ago by Titus Mohler.

‘A friend to everyone that met him’

A multitude of people in the community and beyond lost a beloved friend May 12, because Novey Wiley Sr. never met a stranger. Living almost ... Read more

1 week ago by Titus Mohler.

Second inmate dies at Buckingham Correctional Center

A second inmate has died at Buckingham Correctional Center (BKCC) as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. It is the third death in the two ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Roger Watson.

Fuqua school announces top graduates

Valedictorian Fuqua School’s 2020 Valedictorian is Roman Morris Davis, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Rick Davis of Victoria. Roman will attend Liberty University in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Forever Falcons — Fuqua School’s Class of 2020

Congratulations to the Fuqua School class of 2020 – the class that refused to let the COVID-19 pandemic interfere with their learning and preparation for ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Murphy placed first in VFW Voice of Democracy contest

Fuqua School senior Audra Murphy of Prospect, placed first in this year’s VFW Post 7059 Voice of Democracy contest with her audio essay on “What ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

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