Cumberland County Newswire (Page 13)

Cumberland County Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cumberland County, VA. (Page 13)

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  1. Care: The best holiday giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... families the most during the holiday season, including the Heart of Virginia Christmas Mother (HOVCM), the Cumberland County Christmas Mother and the South Central Virginia Operation Christmas Child Team in Buckingham. Leadership at the HOVCM has ...

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  2. Adair Fiscal Court 14 Nov 2017 - Jail Report for OctoberRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    ... Restricted Custody inmates provided a total of 3,032 hours to 9 departments, 8 in Adair County, and one in Cumberland County. If the hours provided by the Restricted Custody inmates were $8 an hour, ACR Jailer Joey White said, "We saving the county ...

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  3. Cumberland overhauling, updating land use bylawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    Cumberland County's planning and development officer Nelson Bezanson is touring the region with Upland Design Studios, highlighting proposed changes to local land use bylaws and zoning to streamline and standardized the county. - Christopher Gooding Efforts are underway to even the playing field for landowners across Cumberland County, and introduce a chicken or two in the process.

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  4. A community championRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... until recently, Tatamagouche and Oxford. "My husband Phil always laughs and tells me I know everyone in Cumberland County, especially anyone under 12," she said. "I work with so many kids, and feel I've been fortunate that way." Her efforts have not ...

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  5. Amherst Curling Club honours four Fathers of ConfederationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    Wayne Bishop from the Cumberland County Museum, artist John Greer, Amherst Curling Club treasurer Robin Keith and senior curling co-ordinator Brian Trenholm look over one of the new house rings at the curling club. - Darrell Cole We've long wanted a complete set of house rings and with this funding we were able to do that.

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  6. A forgotten Adair Co. war hero: John Samuel Keen, late of ColumbiaRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    ... ame appears on the Tablets of the Missing at Manila American Cemetery, Manila, Philippines. Though born in Cumberland County, he moved to Adair County as a youth and was a resident of Adair County when he joined the United States Navy.

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  7. County looking for bounce-back win in Highlander CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Robesonian

    Coming into this year's Highlander Cup golf tournament, Robeson County aims to bounce back from a not-so-close defeat against Cumberland County last year. Cumberland has won two of the last three meetings in the Ryder Cup-style event, earning a 6-4 win in 2014 and a dominating 9-2 victory last year.

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  8. Code Blue issued for Cumberland County ahead of cold weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... to provide temporary relief for our homeless neighbors. The M25 Initiative is a 501c3 non-profit in Cumberland County, NJ created for the sole purpose of engaging, equipping, empowering, and mobilizing individuals and organizations to employ ...

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  9. Amherst Lionness Club begins a new year of serviceRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... 5 elementary students would be held at Spring Street Academy in October. Five elementary classes from Cumberland County attended. The Lioness Club was asked to supply lunch at noon hour for the volunteers who assist at the various booths. Lioness ...

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  10. Favourite books and a fond farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... al library, or check out our website, www.cumberlandpubliclibraries.ca. Goodbye and thanks for everything, Cumberland County!

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  11. Food bank hearing setRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    A public hearing taking place during Tuesday's Cumberland County Board of Supervisors meeting will address leasing county property for the Cumberland Community Cares Food Bank. Doris Seal with the CCC gave a presentation during October's board of supervisors meeting, noting that the location and a recent grant awarded to the organization would enable its volunteers to better serve members of the community who experience food insecurity or who lack transportation.

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  12. Banquet rescheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... 1-3 p.m. and they will be accepting applications for new clients, for all seniors 60 and older who are a Cumberland county resident and those who meet income quality. Participants must bring a form of ID and proof of monthly income. Also when ...

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  13. Jailed man, dead woman listed as mayoral candidates on Pennsylvania county's ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    One of the New Cumberland mayoral candidates passed away last month, and one of Carlisle's mayoral candidates is in jail, , according to WPMT . Two candidates are in the running for mayor of New Cumberland in Cumberland County.

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  14. N.J. election 2017: Here's who is running in Cumberland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | NJ.com

    CUMBERLAND COUNTY -- Here's who is running for public office in Cumberland County on Tuesday.

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  15. Prison sentence isn't too long for man convicted of gunpoint rape, Pa. court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | PennLive.com

    A 20 1/2-to 43-year prison sentence isn't too severe for a man who forced his way into a Cumberland County woman's home and raped her at gunpoint, a state Superior Court panel has ruled. Jackson, now 51, of West Virginia, lost his bid for freedom via a recent opinion by Judge Carl A. Solano.

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  16. Advocate remembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... scale." Now retired from the RCMP, Johnson is the emergency measures coordinator for the Municipality of Cumberland County. On Sunday, Nov. 5, he served as guest speaker at Advocate's annual Remembrance Day ceremony. He said he never forgot how he ...

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  17. Amherst firefighters honoured for their commitment to communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... and neighbours," she said. "They are dedicated and committed to a service of excellence to the people of Cumberland County. "I am most impressed with the volunteer component as the demands of being on-call and training requirements are onerous," ...

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  18. Cumberland County passes motion for two-stream recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    Stephen Rayworth, solid waste manager at the Cumberland Joint Services Management Authority , talked to Cumberland County councillors about the pros and cons of moving from single-stream recycling to two-stream recycling. UPPER NAPPAN, N.S. It might be a good time to take your garbage sorting skills to a new level.

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  19. Questions asked about Cumberland County clam closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    Clamming, albeit popular, is prohibited along a large patch of Cumberland County's Northumberland shoreline. A section of the shore between Seagrove and Camerons Beach has been closed for 30 years.

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  20. COLUMN: Mental wellness is an important part of the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... and time. Over 40 per cent of respondents said employment increased their sense of belonging. In Cumberland County we are very lucky to have many opportunities to participate in events and programs for little or no cost. We have Family First events ...

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