Farmville Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Lancers upset Campbell, reach Big South semifinalsRead the original story

    Thursday May 11 | Farmville Herald

    The third-seeded Longwood University softball team defeated No. 2 Campbell University 8-4 Thursday afternoon to advance to the semifinals of the 2017 Big South Softball Championship in Farmville.

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  2. New First mural completedRead the original story

    Thursday May 11 | Farmville Herald

    The Student Artist Mural Project's inaugural painting - designed by selected Prince Edward County Middle School eighth-grade artist Audrey Magill - was painted on the exterior wall of j fergeson gallery in downtown Farmville over the weekend. Magill said having her artwork on the gallery's wall made her feel great.

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  3. Emert, Minix promoted at BenchmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Farmville Herald

    Benchmark Community Bank recently announced the promotions of six veteran members of its firm to compose the executive and senior management team guiding the bank's future. According to a bank release, included among the new team are Prince Edward County residents LeAnne R. Emert, of Prospect, and Lee Minix, of Farmville.

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  4. New LCVA recognizes supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Farmville Herald

    The Longwood Center for the Visual Arts held its 2017 Community Achievement in the Arts Awards ceremony April 29 during which members and organizations in the community were recognized for their efforts in advancing the arts in Farmville and across the Heart of Virginia.

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  5. New Inaugural scholarships awardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Farmville Herald

    ... high school in 1967. Eanes went on to become a successful business owner, operating several restaurants in the Farmville area, according to her essay. "I know my grandpa and so many others went through such a hard time, but (I know) their hard times ...

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  6. Church and Community Events calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Farmville Herald

    ... STUDY GROUP, 7 p.m. sponsored by the HUMUH Buddhist Center at Prince Edward Community Library, 1303 W. Third St., Farmville. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, call (800) 336-6015. VETERAN'S SERVICES, A representative for the ...

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  7. Hampden-Sydney blasts Transylvania in NCAA lacrosse tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Powhatan Today

    ... a former star at St. Christopher's, scored four times in Wednesday's 23-8 win against Transylvania University. FARMVILLE - The Hampden-Sydney lacrosse team won its third NCAA Division III tournament game overall and its first since 2003, with a ...

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  8. New Habitat home dedicatedRead the original story

    Wednesday May 10 | Farmville Herald

    Another Farmville Area Habitat for Humanity project for a mother and her two children in Dillwyn came to a close Saturday when the organization held a dedication for the home. Marquita Scott said she and her children, Sakia White, 15, and Xavier Crenshaw, 13, moved into the home Monday after being involved in the Habitat process roughly two and a half years.

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  9. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Farmville Herald

    The 2017 Big South Softball Championship will make its inaugural stop at Longwood University this week, starting Wednesday and running through Sunday. Though on a much different scale than October's U.S Vice Presidential Debate, this event affords an opportunity for visitors to learn and fall in love with Farmville, Prince Edward County, Longwood and the Heart of Virginia - along with its people, history and heritage.

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  10. A lasting Lancer legacyRead the original story

    Tuesday May 9 | Farmville Herald

    ... invited McCarthy, then a high school sophomore, and her family to watch them take on a fledgling program out of Farmville named the Longwood University Lancers, which had only made the jump to the Division I ranks four years prior. But for a team ...

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  11. Serendipity club meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Farmville Herald

    The Serendipity Club met at the Farmville Presbyterian Church on April 13. According to a Serendipity Club press release, the program was given by Nancy Haga, who talked about the people who have lived for a short time in her basement. Haga, right, holds a basket made in Africa by the mother of Yared Fabusa, who graduated from Longwood University, Serendipity Club officials said.

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  12. Durham startup iScribes aims to make health care human againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | Local Tech Wire

    ... company was founded in Durham, N.C., in 2014 after Pelo was asked to serve as medical director of a hospital in Farmville, Virginia. In this role, there were no medical scribes and Pelo saw the need for drastic change in the medical documentation ...

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  13. Drought continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | Hopewell News

    ... County, today. The crest is expected at about 21.5 feet. The river is expected to exceed flood stage, 16 feet, at Farmville as well. Below the dam, at Matoaca, the Appomattox is expected to crest at 11.5 feet Saturday. Flood stage for that portion ...

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  14. Suspected' IEDs close schoolRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    A report of "several small suspected improvised explosive devices" - or IEDS - at the Gee Price Building closed Fuqua School on Wednesday. Police and firefighters from Farmville responded to the campus, located in Farmville off of Caitlin Street, at about 10:15 a.m. "Students were safely evacuated to a sheltered location by school personnel, and the Gee Price Building was secured.

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  15. Weather modifies evening event for festivalRead the original story

    Friday May 5 | Farmville Herald

    The 39th annual Heart of Virginia Festival is set for Saturday rain or shine - though the evening activities at Riverside Park in downtown Farmville have been modified because of rain. "The event will still be at Riverside Park, but we will be using the parking lot instead of the grass," said Sam Bowles, chair of the festival.

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  16. More good than bad - dailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Farmville Herald

    ... if there is any law enforcement agency in the commonwealth of Virginia that could track down the suspects it's the Farmville Police Department. They've released surveillance and a photo of the vehicle that could have been involved. The department's ...

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  17. Committee brings springRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | Farmville Herald

    Members of the Prince Edward County Republican Committee joined together Sunday to bring Spring to some residents of The Woodlands in Farmville.

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  18. Heart of Virginia Festival is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Farmville Herald

    o not forget the Heart of Virginia Festival this Saturday in Farmville. This is always a fun way to spend a Saturday, see friends and try different foods. Flora Bolt was luncheon guest of her daughter-in-law Mrs. Judy Bolt on Sunday following the ...

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  19. Food pantries are gearing upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Farmville Herald

    appy birthday wishes go out this week to the following: Carol Luke, of Cumberland, Friday; Claire Landis, of Farmville, and Ginger Guthrie, of Cumberland, Sunday; Cheyenne Marion, of Mineral, and Blake Waycaster, of Powhatan, Wednesday. Visiting in ...

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  20. Big South comes to townRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | Farmville Herald

    Longwood University's softball team is surging at the perfect time to help take excitement to the next level for the school's and Farmville's first-time "guest" next week. The Big South Softball Championship will make its inaugural stop in Farmville at Longwood next week, starting Wednesday and running through Sunday.

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