Farmville Newswire (Page 10)

Farmville Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Farmville, VA. (Page 10)

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  1. Agent Orange symposium Dec. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    Piedmont Area Veterans Council and Community Resources will host an Agent Orange symposium to pay tribute to Vietnam Era veterans and their families on Dec. 10, 1-4 p.m. at the STEPS Center, 225 Industrial Park Road, Farmville. The symposium is free and open to the public and is designed to educate about Agent Orange exposure and its effects on Vietnam veterans' health and the health of their children and grandchildren.

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  2. New Students help ring in holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    The Farmville community - led by four student essayists and Mayor David Whitus - introduced the holiday spirit Friday night under the colorful lights of the second annual Farmville Christmas Tree Lighting. Here, Haley Abbott, a Cumberland Elementary School third-grader, reads her winning essay with the help of Whitus.

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  3. New Crosswalks controlled by townRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    A week ago, a man struck a male pedestrian at the intersection of Main and Third streets in downtown Farmville. Town police charged the driver with failure to yield to a pedestrian.

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  4. Longwood gets 1st win of the season, beats Salem Int. 87-74Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Hornets came from behind to snap the Atlanta Hawks' six-game winning streak with a 100-96 victory Friday night. FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) - Khris Lane scored a career-high 24 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead Longwood to an 87-74 victory over ...

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  5. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    ... of the community - with no regard to age, race or gender. We just try to help meet needs. Our partners include Farmville Area Community Emergency Services (FACES), Farmville Area Habitat for Humanity, Heart of Virginia Free Clinic, Piedmont Senior ...

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  6. Join the library, read lots of booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    ... those who can't use one at home; DVDs and audio books, to transport you yet another way; and even copies of The Farmville Herald , to keep you up to date. A library is both a refuge and repository of knowledge. For these reasons - but mostly books - ...

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  7. Christmas Tree Lighting is FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    The second annual Farmville Christmas Tree Lighting will take place at the High Bridge Plaza on North Main Street in downtown Farmville at 6 p.m. Friday. There will be music by the Voices of Unity Choir, along with band performances from local schools.

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  8. Church and community newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    ... calendar. Events should be emailed to communitycalendar@farmvilleherald.com. POST 32 TO MEET , 7 p.m., The Farmville Jack Garland American Legion Post 32 and the Legion Auxiliary at the Thomas Hardy Graham VFW Post 7059, 1616 Graham Road. All ...

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  9. New Truck hits pedestrian, driver chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    A Dillwyn man has been charged with failure to stop for a pedestrian within a crosswalk after his vehicle struck a 20-year-old man Tuesday. According to Farmville Police Department Cap.

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  10. Practical beekeeping for beginnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    The Heart of Virginia Beekeepers group is taking registrations for "Practical Beekeeping for Beginners." The course starts Feb. 7 on non-consecutive Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m., at the Prince Edward Extension Office across from Lowe's in Farmville.

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  11. Luck Stone will open new quarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    The new plant, according to a company press release, will be located about five miles west of Farmville on Route 460. "Luck Stone anticipates that the site a will be open for business in the summer of 2017.

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  12. New Francis set for trial ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    A 40-year-old man who had to be "tased" by Farmville Police Department officers in early April is scheduled to go on trial Thursday on drug and other charges. Kenneth Tavon Francis, of Keysville, is charged with possession of a Schedule I or II controlled substance with the intent to distribute; possession with the intent to distribute more than a half ounce but less than 5 pounds of marijuana; possession with the intent to distribute a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of school property; possession of a controlled substance, namely cocaine; assault and battery of a police officer while engaged in public duties; and possession of marijuana.

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  13. Sunday's local interest college basketball: Former Boo Williams...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... 94-74 home win over Bucknell. Ilker Er scored 16 points and Wesley Myers added 15 as Maine beat Longwood 80-58 in Farmville with a strong second-half performance. Danny Evans' layup with 36 seconds left before halftime gave the Black Bears a 33-29 ...

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  14. UMaine men use scoring balance to roll by LongwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    The University of Maine men's basketball team put five players in double figures and limited Longwood University to just 38.6 percent shooting from the floor en route to an 80-58 victory at Willett Hall in Farmville, Virginia Sunday afternoon. Junior guard Ilker Er from Turkey nailed four 3-pointers during a 14-2 run that spanned the end of the first half and start of the second half to give the Black Bears a 42-31 lead.

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  15. Er leads balanced Maine attack in 80-58 win over LongwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Tomlinson and Myrick Coil won the Superboat title Sunday in the Key West World Championship off the Florida Keys. FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) - Ilker Er scored 16 points and Wesley Myers added 15 as Maine beat Longwood 80-58 on Sunday on the strength of a ...

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  16. Donald Trump Names Reince Priebus as White House Chief of StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Time

    Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus before the vice presidential debate at Longwood University in Farmville, Va., on Oct. 4, 2016. President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus as his White House chief of staff and conservative media executive Stephen Bannon as his senior counselor.

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  17. New Six LU, FPD officers earn medalsRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    Pictured are, from left, front row, Farmville Police Department Officer Jordan Seay, Prince Edward County Sheriff's Office Deputy Andrew P. Hanson, Longwood Univerity Police Officer William D. Shular, FPD Officer Christie Booth, FPD Sgt. Harvey Hoyle, LUPD Chief Col.

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  18. Shopping with a Cause returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    The 37th annual "Farmville Christmas Show a Shopping with a Cause" returns to the STEPS Centre in Farmville on Saturday and Sunday. Artisans, craftsmen and retail vendors will be present, along with a 50/50 raffle opportunity.

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  19. New CRC seeks Cumberland's membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    In an effort to draw more business and economic development to the Heart of Virginia, the Farmville-based Commonwealth Regional Council is seeking to unite its member and some non-member localities in developing and maintaining a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy , which could mean more grant money from the federal government. The CRC pitched the idea to Cumberland County supervisors, offering to waive the non-member match as an initial step of the program conditioned on one stipulation: Cumberland rejoin the CRC should the application for CEDS assistance be approved.

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  20. Drop off shoeboxes at Heritage BaptistRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    Operation Christmas Child is conducting its annual Shoebox Gifts drive and is asking donors to drop-off their gifts starting Monday through Nov. 21 at Heritage Baptist Church, 700 Milnwood Road in Farmville.

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