Buckingham County Newswire (Page 3)

Buckingham County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Buckingham County, VA. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 290 in Buckingham County, VA

  1. Fund set for ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    ... and Larisa Lee Wright were arrested shortly after midnight Jan. 5 for the assault and robbery after the Buckingham County Emergency Communication Center received a call at approximately 7:19 p.m. on Jan. 4. "Deputies with the Buckingham County ...


  2. Charlottesville population remains steadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... Orange County had a similar gain with an increase from 33,481 to 34,521. That's a 3.1 percent increase. Buckingham County's population has dropped 1.1 percent from the 2010 Census count of 17,146 to a 2017 estimate of 16,957. Nelson County's ...


  3. Buckingham Residents Opposed to Pipeline to Appear in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | NBC29

    A group opposed to the Atlantic Coast Pipeline will head to court on Monday, January 29, to discuss a contested compressor station proposed in Buckingham County. "They're being typical, and it's often done in communities of color, or low-income areas, where people don't have the ability to fight back," says Sharon Ponton, organizer of the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League .


  4. Congressman Garrett makes Albemarle stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    (CHARLOTTESVILLE- WINA) Freshman Congressman Tom Garrett (R- Buckingham County) made a couple of Friday stops in Albemarle County. He attended the formal opening of the Hillsdale Drive project. Garrett also met with media representatives at his ...


  5. As pipeline moves closer to construction, Virginia officials brace for confrontationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    ... Police Superintendent Gary Settle told legislators this week. Last weekend, police were called out in Buckingham County as activists recorded video of Dominion workers toting chainsaws along an access road in the woods. Settle, newly appointed to ...


  6. ACP to begin clearing trees, vegetationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    ... pave the way for full construction in spring with completion of the project in late 2019. In January 2017, Buckingham County supervisors approved a special use permit for a hotly-contested 53,783-horsepower compressor station slated to be ...


  7. Banquet seeks to honorRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    ... but I had no idea," Stout said about the award. "I thank all of you, and it's a great opportunity to serve Buckingham County." Shumaker, voice choking with emotion at times, nominated Gene Bishop Dixon Jr. for the Lifetime Achievement Award. ...


  8. Board moves forward with libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    The Buckingham County Board of Supervisors approved a motion Monday to allow the library committee to move forward with negotiating a proposed contract with Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates, the Charlottesville-based architectural firm hired to design the Buckingham County Public Library and community center from the former Dillwyn Primary School building at the intersection of Routes 15 and 20. Members of the public and board were shown a presentation of the potential floor plan for the library and County Community Center in December.


  9. Closures due to iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    Icy conditions throughout the Heart of Virginia have prompted closures in area schools and organizations in Prince Edward, Cumberland and Buckingham. Cumberland County Public Schools, first citing a two-hour delay, announced on social media that schools would also be closed Tuesday.


  10. Two people arrested following a Buckingham robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A man and woman have been arrested following the Thursday night robbery of an 82-year-old woman in Buckingham County. The victim was found suffering with a head wound in the 300-block of Francisco Road in the Toga community of Buckingham.


  11. Two arrested for robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    A 38-year-old man and 37-year-old woman were arrested Friday in connection to the robbery and assault of an 82-year-old woman in the 300 block of Francisco Road in Toga. According to a press release, Adrain Maurice Chambers and Larisa Lee Wright were arrested shortly after midnight after the Buckingham County Emergency Communication Center received a call at approximately 7:19 p.m. on Thursday.


  12. Sheriff: Man, woman charged for beating and robbing 82-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The Buckingham County Sheriff's Office says they've arrested two people for allegedly beating and robbing an 82-year-old woman Thursday in Buckingham County. The sheriff's office said their emergency communication center received a call around 7:20 p.m. in reference to a robbery that had occurred in the 300 block of Francisco Road in the Toga area.


  13. Flucos smash competition at basketball tournamentRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2018 | Fluvanna Review

    ... Holiday Bash Tournament Dec. 28-29. Both teams scored back-to-back victories. The girls' team crushed Buckingham County 53-31 and then crushed the Bruton Panthers from Williamsburg by a similar score of 53-26. The Fluco boys' team won by much closer ...


  14. Accidents decrease in 2017Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    The Heart of Virginia saw approximately 658 traffic accidents in 2017 compared to a total of 741 accidents in 2016, according to traffic crash data provided by the Traffic Records Electronic Data System , a database compiled by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles . Buckingham County saw 206 accidents in 2017, according to the TREDS.


  15. Dukes win Christmas tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    ... our turnovers down," Scott said of the win against the Cougars. On Wednesday at 7 p.m., Cumberland visits Buckingham County High School (3-3) and Prince Edward visits Central Lunenburg High School (0-7).


  16. Celebrating firefightersRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    ... Year's Eve in 2015, has donated a collective total of nearly $12,000 to four different fire departments in Buckingham County. The funds donated to the departments had been raised in part from the "Thor's Hammer" event held in September, which ...


  17. Fisher: a follower of JesusRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... Chapel, including assistant pastors, deacons and elders. He served as a preaching elder at a church in Buckingham County for six years before helping start Calvary Chapel Farmville. "We started this in the gymnasium here in Farmville on Jan. 3, ...


  18. ACP yard to be discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... start in West Virginia, travel through Virginia and end in North Carolina. A 42-inch pipeline would span Buckingham County and cross Cumberland and Prince Edward counties. The project has been heavily disputed in Buckingham County. In January, ...


  19. Stish donates to departmentsRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Fire departments throughout Buckingham County have received donations following the inaugural Thor's Hammer event, which took place Sept. 30. Cassandra Stish, founder of the event and mother of Thurston "Thor" Stish, presented a check for $3,700 to the Dillwyn Volunteer Fire Department during the department's Christmas dinner on Saturday, Dec. 16. Dillwyn VFD was the winner of the firefighter competition held during Thor's Hammer, which also included a chili cook-off.


  20. An award-winning partner in BuckinghamRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Donna McRae-Jones, Buckingham County Partner with the Farmville Area Habitat for Humanity, received her Golden Hammer Award - awarded during a ceremony in November - placed in a shadow box with wood that was found in Buckingham County. We at The Herald reiterate our support for McRae-Jones and all in the Heart of Virginia who were awarded for helping those in need through Habitat.