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Fire department celebrates 150 years with a parade

Thirty fire trucks and a marching band will roll down Farmville’s Main Street Sunday, April 18 at 2 p.m. to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of ... Read more

1 day ago by Roger Watson.

Town’s proposed budget includes 2.5-cent tax increase

Farmville property owners will likely pay higher taxes next year for the first time in almost 40 years. Town Manager Dr. Scott Davis told the ... Read more

5 days ago by Roger Watson.

Spring cleanup planned

The Town of Farmville will have its Spring Cleanup Monday, April 19. Residents will need to have all items at the curb by 7:30 a.m. ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Report.

Farmville woman wins $300K in lottery

Pearline Miles didn’t realize right away that the Virginia Lottery ticket she had just scratched was a $300,000 winner. However, when the Farmville woman showed the ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Report.

More than halfway done

Progress is being made on the large maintenance project involving the replacement of decking on the High Bridge. A little more than half of the ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Spring Art-on-the-Go bags available soon

This April, the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts (LCVA) will have “Hello Spring!” Art-on-the-Go bags ready for pickup beginning Saturday, April 17. The bags ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Close contact visits reunite loved ones

It was in the turbulent month of March 2020 that The Woodland, in Farmville, first went into lockdown in response to the coronavirus. Now, almost ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Taylors celebrate pastoral anniversary

Scores of drivers made their way down Hill Street in Farmville Sunday, March 28, to take part in a parade celebrating the 29th pastoral anniversary ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Farmville airport awarded $88K

The Virginia Aviation Board awarded more than $6.54 million to 27 airports across the commonwealth. The money will be used to fund 40 projects that ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Detective makes sure family-less vet receives proper burial

No one seems to know a lot about the life of Robert Garrad Jr., but he received a hero’s welcome in death at the Virginia ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Roger Watson.

Town gives away tree seedlings for Arbor Day

Farmville residents arrived early Saturday morning, March 27, for the Town of Farmville’s annual Arbor Day seedling giveaway. With the help of the Virginia Department ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Spring arrives

The weekend’s warm temperatures and sunny skies brought out citizens in Downtown Farmville as many enjoyed biking the High Bridge Trail and visiting downtown shops. Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

The Woodland begins visits again

The Woodland recently announced new COVID-19 guidelines for family visitation at Brookview, the Watson Memory Care Center and Holly Manor. Under the new guidelines, which ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Town joins state retirement system

Despite the reservations from its Finance Committee chairman, the Farmville Town Council agreed to join the Virginia Retirement System (VRS) during its Wednesday, March 10, ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Roger Watson.

McMillian named Officer of the Year

Farmville Police officer Matthew McMillian was recognized for being named the department’s Officer of the Year during Farmville’s Town Council meeting Wednesday, March 11. Police ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Paul and Joanna Baker named co-presidents

Paul and Joanna Baker have been selected by the FACES (Farmville Area Community Emergency Services) food pantry as co-presidents of the organization. The Bakers will ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Tax increase is on the table for Farmville property owners

Farmville property owners may be paying more taxes for the first time in more than 25 years next year after the town manager indicated adjusting ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Roger Watson.

Bridge trolls have a baby girl

Sully and Rona, the troll couple that lives under High Bridge on Mill Street in Farmville, have a new addition to their family — and ... Read more

1 month ago by Titus Mohler.

Family donates clothes instead of buying Christmas presents

A Farmville resident wanted to bless the Lunenburg and Nottoway counties she serves by convincing her family to forgo Christmas presents last year to purchase ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

COVID-19 vaccine pre-registration crucial for seniors

The Piedmont Health District is still currently vaccinating 1a and 1b personnel. Included in this group are front-line care workers, those with underlying medical conditions ... Read more

1 month ago by Alexa Massey.

DWN calls for shutdown of ICA Farmville

The Detention Watch Network (DWN), a national coalition that aims to abolish immigration detention in the U.S., has released a list of the first 10 ... Read more

1 month ago by Alexa Massey.

Wage increase may mean tough choices

Nonprofits across the nation are growing concerned that a proposed increase to a $15 national minimum wage in the latest coronavirus stimulus package could lead ... Read more

2 months ago by Alexa Massey.

PSR delivers meals, water and blankets

PSR is responding to the two recent ice storms by providing more than 1,000 meals, including 350 donated hot meals from Farmville-based The Fishin’ Pig ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Hot meals available this weekend for PE, Farmville residents

Residents of Prince Edward County and the Town of Farmville will want to take note of hot meals which will be made available this weekend ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Assistance for Prince Edward County and Farmville residents

In response to the recent ice storms and prolonged power outages, Prince Edward County and the Town of Farmville, in partnership with local volunteer fire ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Ice storm turns Farmville into winter wonderland

The storm currently coating Farmville with ice has made for some interesting images. Here are some photos from Thursday morning Feb. 18, captured by Farmville ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Label Shopper location closes

The Label Shopper location on South Main Street in Farmville has closed. Its equipment and inventory are being packed up and moved to another location ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

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