Charlotte County Newswire (Page 2)

Charlotte County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charlotte County, VA. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 54 in Charlotte County, VA

  1. Book review: Author brings fresh insight into life, times of 'Champion of Liberty' Patrick HenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 |

    ... and publishing at the Library of Virginia and directed the Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial in Charlotte County. Using newly discovered sources, Kukla brings fresh insight into the life and times of Patrick Henry. These sources downplay some ...


  2. Aiming to host a VA Benefit and Resource ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Farmville Herald

    There have been many tragic stories of veterans who have been denied services owed to them by our federal government or veterans who have died while waiting for appointments at Veterans Affairs hospitals. I am strongly committed to making sure that every veteran that has served in the 60th District, and across Virginia, receives all the benefits that they are entitled to in return for their service.


  3. Blair wins contract for Halifax County courthouse workRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2018 |

    ... Halasz recommended Blair's bid, noting the company is completing a similar courthouse renovation project in Charlotte County. There, Blair is finishing up the construction of a new courthouse, behind the historic building that was designed by Thomas ...


  4. Crystal Hill solar farm becomes first to win permitRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2018 |

    ... Mecklenburg County said they require 100 percent of the total cost estimate for decommissioning, while Charlotte County and Southampton County are in the process of amending their ordinances to require 100 percent up front. In a public hearing ...


  5. Decison sought on bid for Halifax County Courthouse projectRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2018 |

    ... Construction bid. He pointed out that Blair is currently finishing up a courthouse construction project in Charlotte County, and it is "a significant advantage to both Blair and Halifax County as Blair is likely to be able to retain the ...


  6. King George residents look to radio, TV waves for broadband connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 |

    While one King George County company is working to provide high-speed internet via radio signals, another county resident is petitioning the Federal Communications Commission to tap into unused television channels in the "white spaces" spectrum for the same purpose. KGI Communications Inc. is the newly formed company looking to bring "air fiber," the fastest form of broadband technology, to the rural area via radio signals, according to Michele Wido, company president, and Juan Marte, chief executive officer.


  7. Halifax officer earns statewide recognition for selt belt safetyRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2017 |

    ... discussions and negotiations with We the People, the resolution also states that neither Halifax nor Charlotte County, connected at both ends of the bridge over the Staunton River, accepts title nor accepts liability, cost or other responsibilities ...


  8. Corncob discovery leads to awardRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... because it is. But the find unlocks a larger story about the Sapony tribe that once lived in what is now Charlotte County. For their find, Mehalko and Reuss, were awarded the Ben C. McCary Award for Best Prehistoric Archaeology Paper at the ...


  9. Lewis TharpeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    Lewis Nicholson "Unk" Tharpe, born in Charlotte County on November 16, 1941, went to be with the Lord on November 22, 2017. He was predeceased by his wife, Shirley Norman Tharpe; and siblings, Merle Tharpe, Helen Tharpe Emerson and Lee Tharpe.


  10. Police await results from coroner after human remains found near CodyRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2017 |

    ... with the Halifax County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene, where they were assisted by a Charlotte County Sheriff's Office investigator. The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations in Appomattox was also notified, and BCI sent ...


  11. Habitat celebrates successRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... and their children are FAHFH's most recent partner family to be in its home and have it dedicated. "Charlotte County was our most recent county that we started doing service in, and our main program out there has been our Brush With Kindness repair ...


  12. Substitute still teaching at 86Read the original story

    Nov 22, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    ... Because her husband was a forester, the family moved to a number of locations in Virginia. While living in Charlotte County, Smith taught at Randolph Henry High School - she recalls teaching Gene Dixon, Jr. and Patrick Henry's great-great grandson - ...


  13. FFA place first overallRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... Middle School FFA members competed in the Southeast Area career development event held Thursday, Nov. 2, in Charlotte County. The team consisted of Gwyneth Mitchell, Daniel Farrish, Eliza Ragland, Jordan Dorrier and Emma Staton. Sherry Dorrier and ...


  14. Halifax: Not so fast on courthouseRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2017 |

    ... no financial or liability responsibility. On Tuesday, Dunavant said he had appeared before neighboring Charlotte County supervisors and received their support for his plan. (Charlotte County is joined with Halifax County by the bridge.) VDOT ...


  15. Halifax supervisors back effort to save Clarkton BridgeRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 |

    In an attempt to save the historic Clarkton Bridge, members of The We People, a local non-profit group, asked Halifax County supervisors Monday to support their quest to prevent the bridge's demolition. Jack Dunavant, president of the group, explained that others in the group, along with members of the Clarkton Bridge Alliance, disagree strongly with the assessment made of the bridge's condition by the Virginia Department of Transportation.


  16. Mecklenburg jobless rate dips below five percent, but data mixedRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 |

    ... County is $32,812, compared to $35,360 in Halifax County, $34,060 in Brunswick County, $33,332 in Charlotte County, and $58,656 statewide. Nine counties and 11 cities have higher jobless rates in the latest data: Buchanan, Dickenson, Smyth, Wise and ...


  17. Authority talks growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... a they're not looking for empty fields anymore," said Gary Walker, regional chair and chair of the Charlotte County Board of Supervisors. "They want some product. They want some property to buy." Cumberland County Administrator and Attorney Vivian ...


  18. Five Area Schools Granted 'Partially Accredited Reconstituted School' Status for SOL ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | NBC29

    ... - Amelon Elementary Augusta County - Beverley Manor Middle Caroline County - Bowling Green Elementary Charlotte County - Bacon District Elementary Essex County - Tappahannock Elementary Frederick County - Redbud Run Elementary Halifax County - ...


  19. Halifax County on-time graduation rate is close to state averageRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2017 |

    ... Pittsylvania County (91.9 percent) and Campbell County (92.8 percent) but it exceeded the averages for Charlotte County (87 percent) and the City of Danville (77.2 percent). Of Virginia's 330 high schools with reportable graduation rates, 193 ...


  20. Bible Verse Etched Into Memorial BenchTo Be Removed Despite No ComplaintsRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2017 |

    On August 27, 2016, 18-year-old Colton Osborne of Charlotte County, Virginia, passed away after an ATV accident. Following Osborne's passing, the community decided to erect a memorial bench in his honor.