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Valentine’s Art-on-the-Go bags coming soon

This February, the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts is partnering with the Farmville Lions Club on a new Valentine’s Day installment of the popular ... Read more

22 hours ago by Staff Report.

First responders are being vaccinated

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel in Prince Edward County who have desired to receive the COVID-19 vaccine have received their first shot, and law enforcement ... Read more

1 day ago by Titus Mohler.

Jaycees hold virtual installation ceremony

The Farmville Jaycees announced its new leadership team for 2021, holding a virtual installation ceremony Jan. 14. Eboni Lee, immediate past president for the Virginia ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Report.

Piedmont Regional Jail on lockdown

The Piedmont Regional Jail (PRJ) is currently on lockdown due to a COVID-19 outbreak at the facility. Wednesday, Jan. 20, PRJ Superintendent Jerry Townsend said ... Read more

3 days ago by Alexa Massey.

Centra primary care to offer vaccines

Officials had good news and bad news to relay during the latest Centra Health COVID-19 virtual press conference held Wednesday, Jan. 20. During the conference, ... Read more

3 days ago by Alexa Massey.

One arrested, two at large in AT&T store break-in

The Farmville Police Department (FPD) is investigating a burglary and theft that occurred at the AT&T Cellular Store located at 1808 Peery Drive, Monday, Jan. ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

Fishin’ Pig reopens, Press Club still closed

Popular Farmville restaurants North Street Press Club and The Fishin’ Pig closed their doors temporarily recently due to potential COVID-19 exposure. The Fishin Pig has ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

WFLO radio stations to be sold

Farmville-based radio stations WFLO-AM 870 and FM 95.7 are in the process of being sold to what Radio and Television Business Report described as the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Raising a glass to pet adoption

Cracking open a cold one is about to get a lot cuter. Three Roads Brewing Company in Farmville, in partnership with the Southside Society for ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Health district begins vaccine campaign

Several doctors, nurses and other health care workers from the surrounding area made their way to the Prince Edward County Health Department building Wednesday, Jan. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Southside COVID beds are maxed out

The increase in cases in the Farmville area is now being felt in the COVID unit at Centra Southside Community Hospital. Centra officials said Thursday, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Roger Watson.

WayFast to expand services

WayFast Delivery, the Farmville-based food delivery service that has thrived amid the COVID-19 pandemic, is about to expand its operations to include Nottoway County. Founded ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

New year, new laws

With the new year comes a variety of new Virginia laws that will change different aspects of life, including driving while holding a cellphone and ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

FarmVille the game is no more

In June 2009, the Town of Farmville began what ended up being an 11-and-a-half-year run sharing its name with a Flash-based farming game created by ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Community spread causes rapid rise in local COVID cases

 With record COVID-19 case numbers coming out of the state and post-Christmas coronavirus spikes seen across the health district, a local health official is warning ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

First baby of 2021 arrives

Kaitlyn Hodges and Jason Knabe of Dillwyn welcomed 8-pound, 6-ounce Jefferson Gauge Knabe into the world Friday, Jan. 1, at 1:48 a.m. Jefferson was the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Check-in call brings world of help

By Sue A. Miles Special to the Farmville Herald Qualifying older adults in the area have a resource in an agency on aging whose mission ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

$1 million lottery ticket sold at local Sheetz

at the Sheetz in Farmville may start 2021 by winning $1 million. The Virginia Lottery announced the winning numbers in its Virginia New Year’s Millionaire ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Electric cars have new town to charge in

Farmville has become an important spot on the map in Virginia for a brand new reason. The town has seen the installation of electric vehicle ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Images of 2020

The Herald has compiled a gallery of some of the most notable images of 2020. Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

$20 million more set aside for small businesses

Gov. Ralph Northam allocated an additional $20 million this week in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding to the Rebuild VA economic ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

‘The Bachelor’ star has local ties

It’s well established that aunts love to brag about successful nieces and nephews. Farmville resident Sherry Honeycutt has one big reason to brag about her ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Holiday COVID surge expected

Piedmont Health District Director Dr. H. Robert Nash is asking residents to stay home on New Year’s Eve as the area braces for what is ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Residents express optimism about 2021

The year 2020 is one that provokes strong feelings, which only serves to highlight the potential distinction that comes with turning the page to a ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Southside quickly vaccinating caregivers

Centra Southside Community Hospital (Southside) in Farmville is wasting no time administering the 1,000 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine the health care provider received ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Alexa Massey.

Options for Christmas tree disposal

If the Christmas tree has turned as dry as Aunt Jolene’s Christmas fruitcake, it may be time to kick it to the curb. There are ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Roger Watson.

Woman arrested on drug charges

A Farmville woman was arrested and held without bail on one count of possession with intent to distribute after cocaine was seized from her residence. ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

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