Buckingham County Newswire (Page 4)

Buckingham County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Buckingham County, VA. (Page 4)

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  1. Garrett Wins Fifth District SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Republican Tom Garrett of Buckingham County will be our region's next congressman. The 44-year-old state senator has rolled up huge margins in most rural counties up and down the sprawling Fifth Congressional District.

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  2. Virginia elects 2 new GOP congressmen in Garrett, TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    In Virginia's 5th District, Republican Tom Garrett, a state senator from Buckingham County, defeated Democrat Jane Dittmar, the former chair of the board of supervisors in Albemarle County.

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  3. Latest: Many Virginia incumbents headed back to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... in Virginia's 5th Congressional District, keeping the seat in GOP hands. Garrett, a state senator from Buckingham County, defeated Democrat Jane Dittmar, the former chair of the board of supervisors in Albemarle County. The district stretches from ...

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  4. Republican Tom Garrett defeats Democrat Jane Dittmar for the open 5th District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Garrett, a Virginia state senator and former county prosecutor from Buckingham County, won a four-way convention fight for the nomination May 14. Dittmar, a former member of the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors, was unopposed when she secured her party's nomination May 7. The vast district stretching from the North Carolina line to Northern ... (more)

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  5. Election 2016: Voter turnout remains heavy in areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    According to voter registration officials, turnout remains heavy in Buckingham County, where voters will not only decide on who their next president will be, but also who will represent District Four on the county's school board. Frank Knott and Joii West Goodman are vying for the spot.

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  6. Voters Prepare To Fill House SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    The candidates are Republican State Senator Tom Garrett of Buckingham County and Albemarle Democrat Jane Dittmar . Local voters will pick a new member of Congress Tuesday.

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  7. Rivals Claim Newspaper EndorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... endorsed Albemarle Democrat Jane Dittmar. The Danville Register and Bee has encouraged voters to choose Buckingham County Republican Tom Garrett. Dittmar and Garrett are rivals for the Fifth District House seat. The newspapers that endorsed them are ...

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  8. From attics and shoeboxes, a trove of Civil War goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... next day. His letter - on delicate blue paper, stained with what might be blood - made it to his mother in Buckingham County, Virginia, and the family kept it ever after. Now it has come to light in a trove of Civil War documents that the State ...

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  9. New Amendments on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    ... Department of Elections (VDOE) pamphlet titled "Proposed Constitutional Amendments" provided by the Buckingham County Director of Elections Office. The first amendment question, regarding making Virginia a "right to work" state will read as follows ...

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  10. Gov. McAuliffe talks Fluvanna developmentRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | Fluvanna Review

    ... education system." McAuliffe pointed to a sawmill expansion that will bring 12 new jobs to Dillwyn in Buckingham County. The expansion was made possible in part by a Governor's Agriculture and Forestry Industries Development grant, according to the ...

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  11. A drive-through - Boo-Thru'Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    The Historic Village at Lee Wayside in Buckingham County transformed itself Saturday night for some early Halloween tricks. From 7-9 p.m., hundreds of residents and visitors lined up in cars, trucks, mini-vans and SUVs for the village's annual "Boo-Thru" for a chance to ride past some good, scary fun.

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    Nov 1, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    The Buckingham Dillwyn Garden Club and the Woman's Club Buckingham County GFWC joined up for a trip to the Virginia Museum of Art in Richmond to view the opening of the Fine Arts and Flowers exhibit on Oct. 20. Each club held separate meetings and joined together for a lovely lunch. Members and guests were then available to view the wonderful artwork and the different flower arrangements garden clubs from the area arranged to represent the artwork.

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  13. Rock Wood will expand operation in BuckinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    Rock Wood Products of Dillwyn Inc. will invest $8.75 million to expand its sawmill operation in Buckingham County. The company will create 12 jobs in the county and source 100 percent of its timber needs from Virginia landowners.

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  14. Gov. McAuliffe Announces New Investment, Jobs in Buckingham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | NBC29

    The company will create 12 new jobs in the county and source 100 percent of its timber needs from Virginia land owners. This is the first economic development project in Buckingham County to receive state discretionary incentives on record.

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  15. Rock Wood Products to expand sawmill operationRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2016 | Virginia Business

    Rock Wood Products announced Thursday it is spending $8.75 million to expand its sawmill operation in Buckingham County. The company will create 12 jobs and source 100 percent of its timber from Virginia landowners.

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  16. Rock Wood to invest $8.75 million, expansion will bring 12 new jobs to BuckinghamRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    Rock Wood Products of Dillwyn, Inc. will invest $8.75 million to expand its sawmill operation in Buckingham County, bringing 12 new jobs to the county. The announcement came Thursday afternoon at a press conference featuring Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry and Buckingham native Dr. Basil Gooden, District Six Supervisor and Board of Supervisors' Chairman Joe N. Chambers Jr., and other representatives.

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  17. Appointed versus electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    ... allow counties and cities to directly elect members of its school boards 24 years ago. While neighboring Buckingham County was among the first to jump on the bandwagon in 1992 to make the change, it hasn't always been smooth sailing. In 2006, amid a ...

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  18. Dittmar, Garrett to hold final debate in Danville tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... ad at 4:30 Thursday at Pavilion 17 in Dan Daniel Memorial Park. Garrett will attend a jobs announcement in Buckingham County. On Nov. 8, voters will choose either Dittmar or Garrett to fill Rep. Robert Hurt's seat in the U.S. Congress.

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  19. Eagles come through in the clutchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    ... s into the second quarter that put the visitors up 12-0. Prince Edward (5-4) has a bye next week and hosts Buckingham County High School (1-7) on Friday, Nov. 4, at 7 p.m.

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  20. Gospel benefit SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Farmville Herald

    There will be a Gospel benefit for Asia LaTia Agnew, 15, daughter of Clifton and Annette Agnew and the niece of Brother Anthony Tucker, at New Store Baptist Church on Francisco Road in Buckingham County at 4 p.m. Saturday. Asia was diagnosed with a brain tumor in May. She has been hospitalized since then, had brain surgery and a lot of medical testing and is now in rehabilitation.

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