• 88°

You Asked

Recording meetings not mandatory

Q: Why did the Town of Farmville stop making audio recordings of council and planning commission meetings? Who made the decision? In an effort to ... Read more

5 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Landfill expansion is ahead of schedule

Q: What’s going on with all the construction at the county landfill? Construction of additional space at the Prince Edward County Sanitary Landfill is ahead ... Read more

5 years ago by Carson Reeher.

Outreach planned for old school space

Q: What’s going to happen to the buildings where New Life Schools was? New Life Schools may have closed Thursday, but its impact will last ... Read more

5 years ago by Carson Reeher.

Paving may cause delays

Q: Is the town performing any paving projects this summer? A $375,000 paving project could cause delays on South Main Street this week. Contractors working ... Read more

5 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Paving causes delays on Route 15

Q: Why is U.S. Route 15 between Dillwyn and Farmville being paved again? Wasn’t the road just paved last summer? The Virginia Department of Transportation is ... Read more

5 years ago by Carson Reeher.

Solar plant awaits state permit

What’s the latest on the solar project in Buckingham? Construction of Virginia Solar LLC’s $35 million solar energy facility in Buckingham County is pending approval ... Read more

5 years ago by Carson Reeher.

Gas station breaks ground

What’s going on with all the fencing at Walmart on Peery Drive? Construction fencing that has appeared on Peery Drive between Walmart and Ruby Tuesday ... Read more

5 years ago by Carson Reeher.

Honeycutt explains abstention

Why did Sherry Honeycutt abstain from voting on the new school superintendent? By Italia Gregory The Farmville Herald Farmville District School Board Representative Sherry Honeycutt ... Read more

5 years ago by Italia Gregory.

Constitution offers options for trials

How can someone be convicted of murder by a judge? Doesn’t the constitution guarantee the right to be tried by a jury of one’s peers? ... Read more

5 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Westbound ramp could cost over $15 million

What is needed to get a westbound ramp at the U.S. Route 460 interchange east of Farmville? By Carson Reeher Special to The Farmville Herald ... Read more

5 years ago by Staff Report.

Debate could bring 5,000 people

I’ve got lots of questions about the vice presidential debate. How many people are coming? Do we need to leave town? When will folks start ... Read more

5 years ago by Staff Report.

Manor managers say course helps economy

Is the Manor Golf Course financially stable? By Carson Reeher Special to The Farmville Herald Under new management, Farmville’s Manor Golf Course has flourished in ... Read more

5 years ago by Staff Report.

Ability to pay drives the composite index

How is the composite index created for school divisions? A school division’s composite index — which drives how much state money divisions receive every year ... Read more

5 years ago by Italia Gregory.

Hatcher questions management, deficit numbers

Why did Roger Hatcher resign from the water and sewer board? Longtime Cumberland County Water and Sewer Advisory Board member and chairman Dr. Roger Hatcher ... Read more

5 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Big Event calls for jobsites

When is Longwood’s Big Event, and how do I submit my project? By Carson Reeher Special to The Farmville Herald Longwood University is preparing for ... Read more

5 years ago by Staff Report.

Internet exchange spaces coming

Does Farmville have designated places where people who purchase merchandise on the Internet can meet up? Farmville residents will soon see an Internet commodity exchange ... Read more

5 years ago by Italia Gregory.

You askede: Cigarette tax has brought in over $600K

How much revenue has the town’s cigarette tax brought in? Farmville’s 2013 decision to implement a tax on cigarettes has netted over $600,000 in revenue ... Read more

5 years ago by Italia Gregory.

Fall opening set for new dorms

What is Longwood building at the corner of Race and Redford streets? Does it have anything to do with the vice presidential debate? By Carly ... Read more

5 years ago by Staff Report.

You asked: Local road projects ranked with new criteria

How did our local road safety improvement projects rank under the new House Bill 2 scoring process? Safety improvements to the intersection of U.S. 460 ... Read more

5 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Farmville Farms set to purchase Mottley Lake

Why is Farmville selling Mottley Lake? The Town of Farmville doesn’t need the property surrounding Mottley Lake in Prospect, but it does need the water ... Read more

5 years ago by Italia Gregory.

Willett will see improvements before VP debate

Will Longwood’s Willett Hall see any upgrades or improvements before the vice presidential debate in October? Construction is set to begin in late March on ... Read more

5 years ago by Italia Gregory.

No changes planned in VA mobile clinic services

Will recently announced changes in Veterans Affairs mobile clinic services affect Farmville? Though the McGuire Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center is expanding outpatient clinics in ... Read more

5 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Author plans to reinvest book revenue

Q: Did Kristen Green’s book make any bestseller lists? Is she donating any of the proceeds from her book to helping this community? Author and ... Read more

6 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Plants hope for mid-2016 opening on 460

What’s going on with the dirt moving and grading on U.S. 460 west of Farmville? Grading is underway on U.S. Route 460 east near Hudson’s ... Read more

6 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Secret Service will oversee debate security

Who will oversee security at the vice presidential debate next year? Longwood University and Farmville will see an increased police presence on the university’s main ... Read more

6 years ago by Italia Gregory.

Extra paving causes line painting delays

Why does it take so long for VDOT to paint lines on newly paved roads? An above-average number of road-paving projects across the area this ... Read more

6 years ago by Jordan Miles.

Debate could cost up to $4 million

How will Longwood pay for the debate and how much will it cost? The vice-presidential debate at Longwood University next fall could cost the school ... Read more

6 years ago by Italia Gregory.

< Newer | Older >