Cumberland County Newswire (Page 6)

Cumberland County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cumberland County, VA. (Page 6)

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  1. Dalhousie report suggests careful approach to tidal powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... of tidal energy is more certain. That is the message from a recent review of tidal power readiness in Cumberland County by Dalhousie University students, in partnership with the Cumberland Energy Authority. "We recommend that no immediate investment ...

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  2. Cumberland-Westmorland: things to start your dayRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... falling to minus 7 this afternoon. There are no advisories to report this morning for students in Cumberland County , but in Westmorland bus number A203 (Salem/Marshview Middle/Tantramar) driven by Stephen Estabrooks is running 30 minutes late and ...

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  3. Crash slowing traffic along I-83 south near New CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | PennLive.com

    A crash involving multiple vehicles is slowing traffic along the southbound lanes of Interstate 83 in Cumberland County, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. The crash was reported at about 6 a.m. Tuesday near mile marker, in the area of Exit 40B, the exit for Carlisle Road in Lower Allen Township.

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  4. Cumberland County teen's food drive needs help for hungry familiesRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    Like the rest of her friends at New Cumberland Middle School in the West Shore School District, Isabella Anderson had the day off because of Martin Luther King Day. However, instead of sleeping in, or going to see a movie, she and a few others were busy at work on her living room floor, learning life lessons that can't be taught in a classroom.

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  5. Property assessments relatively flat in Cumberland CountyRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    "The market is pretty flat right across the province," Lloyd MacLeod of the PVSC said. "Truth is outside of Metro there's not a lot happening and we're not seeing a lot of new growth.

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  6. Cumberland realizes $110 million in private investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    With job growth numbers that in some cases are 6 percent higher than state averages, the Cumberland County Improvement Authority explains that more than 85 percent of all employee growth in the county this past year originated from 47 small- to large-size existing companies. Local start-up companies receive added support through available and designated areas to advance their operations at the new Center for Workforce Development, pictured here, now on the campus of Cumberland County College.

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  7. No turning back from Ivany ReportRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... with the Ivany Report recommendations. It was born out of a "brainstorming session" involving a group of Cumberland County business leaders. The society is designed to provide a liaison between the business community and all levels of government to ...

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  8. Help for hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... convenor Vicki Daley said. "It's really nice to see that equipment up close and know the volunteers of Cumberland County raised the money to make it possible." Using money from last year's Highland Fling as well as proceeds from the gift and coffee ...

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  9. Robins' Nest opens new office location in VinelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... we look forward to this location being a primary launching pad for Mobile dispatches to our families in Cumberland County." "Nicole and the Mobile Response team have done an amazing job in positioning us for this much-needed expansion," said Melissa ...

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  10. Cumberland-Westmorland: things to start your dayRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... outhwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low plus 4. There are no advisories to report this morning for students in Cumberland County , but in Westmorland Bus number A216 (Port Elgin/Tantramar) driven by Kevin Blacklock is running 60 minutes late.

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  11. Police departments in Cumberland Co. get cruisers with bullet-resistant doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WPMT-TV York

    Silver Spring Township Officer Kevin Winter said, "Sometimes it just makes you think about your job and what you do every day. You hear it from people you know, 'How can you go to work every day knowing there's a chance you might not come home?" Now some police departments in Cumberland County are taking extra precautions to prevent it from happening to one of their own.

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  12. CHS splits tough district matchup with Cumberland Co.Read the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Herald-Citizen

    The Cookeville High School basketball teams were on both ends of the spectrum Tuesday night against tough District 6-AAA opponents Cumberland County as the Cavaliers rolled to a convincing 63-43 win over the Jets, a @:The Cookeville High School basketball teams were on both ends of the spectrum Tuesday night against tough District 6-AAA opponents Cumberland County as the Cavaliers rolled to a convincing 63-43 win over the Jets, but the Lady Cavs struggled and fell to the Lady Jets 73-46 at CCHS. In the boys game, things were tight early, but the Cavs stepped up on defense to help build a lead.

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  13. Cumberland hosts info sessions for new tech programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    As the result of its partnership with the Scarpa Technical Education Center, Cumberland County College will launch new adult vocational education programs during the spring 2017 semester. The classes take place at Scarpa TEC Center, located at 3400 College Drive, adjacent to Cumberland County College.

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  14. Basketball players shut out of school gymnasiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    The players are finding themselves shut out of Cumberland County schools unless their teams had a community use agreement signed prior to the start of the teachers' work-to-rule campaign in December. Our teams are development teams and right now there is zero activity because we can't get into the schools.

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  15. Busy year ahead for Municipality of CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... Parrsboro and their merger with the county are the biggest historical changes in municipal governance in Cumberland County's history. He said restructuring is sensitive to some, supported by some and challenging and exciting. Municipal service ...

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  16. New Weather leads to cancellations, delays as VSP, VDOT continue to urge cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    The winter storm passing through the Heart of Virginia this weekend and the continued low temperatures that are resulting in ice on the roads has left the Virginia State Police and Virginia Department of Transportation continuing to urge caution and has led to cancellations and delays. Also on Monday, Longwood University, Prince Edward County Public Schools, Buckingham County Public Schools, Cumberland County Public Schools and Fuqua School will be closed, and Cumberland County administrative offices and transfer stations will open two hours late.

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  17. Kasey Shanks Fifteen-month-old Owen Shanks plays in the snow in Dillwyn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Longwood University will be closed Monday due to the winter storm this weekend that has brought at least 3-5 inches of snow and continued low temperatures that will result in ice on the roads. Also on Monday, Cumberland County Public Schools will be closed, and Cumberland County administrative offices and transfer stations will open two hours late.

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  18. Sarah Justice Snow continues to fall in Cumberland County.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Approximately 3-5 inches of snow has fallen across the Heart of Virginia, and the Virginia Department of Transportation continues to urge motorists to avoid travel during icy, snowy road conditions. Roads across the area are in moderate condition, meaning that icy patches or snow could cover major portions of the roadway.

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  19. Workforce Development Board Updates on Job ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Cape May County Herald

    The Coalition of Civic Associations heard an updated presentation Jan. 5 on the state's Workforce Development Boards that could mean a louder voice for Cape May County residents facing employment challenges. Allison Spinelli, executive director of the Cumberland-Salem-Cape May Workforce Development Board, which has recently been re-configured to include Cape May County as part of a concept that provides assistance to residents who find themselves unemployed, or under-employed, or are economically disadvantaged or at-risk youths, explained that previously, the services offered by the board to Cape May County residents were administered through Cumberland County with no Cape May County participation in decision making.

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  20. Bartlett's contract in discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... I did not receive that increase." Vivian Seay Giles, county administrator and county attorney for Cumberland County, said she earns $149,901 for both her positions. Likewise, Buckingham County Administrator Rebecca Carter said she makes $123,600 ...

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