Cumberland County Newswire (Page 8)

Cumberland County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cumberland County, VA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 1,139 in Cumberland County, VA

  1. M&T contributes to a number of central Pa. nonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... Area YMCA, Leaf Project, Joshua Group, Leadership Cumberland, Nativity School, United Way of Carlisle & Cumberland County, United Way of the Capital Region, Eagle Foundation, YWCA of Greater Harrisburg, Yellow Breeches Educational Center, New Hope ...

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  2. Distributing joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Members of the Cumberland County Christmas Mother have been hard at work giving families in need toys, clothings and other gifts during the holiday season. The center, located at the Cumberland County Community Center, contains rows of clothing divided by size, shelves of presents ranging from storybooks, toy cars, homemade donut making kits, dolls, jewelry and stuffed animals and a team of volunteers working to help make Christmas happen for area families.

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  3. Carter plans to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Cumberland County Planning and Zoning Director Sara Carter has announced she will be leaving the county to serve as Town Manager in the Town of Amherst. "I signed a contract last night to be the new Town Manager in Amherst," Carter said in an email interview Thursday.

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  4. Cumberland Christmas Parade postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... postponed, though parade organizers aim to reschedule the event for a later time. The Open House from the Cumberland County Historical Society, scheduled to take place during and following the parade, will also be postponed, Gamage said, who is also ...

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  5. Warren the FrontierRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2017 | Times Observer

    ... Rice, in 1770. The family moved back to pennsylvania our years later and settled in what would become Cumberland County, just west of Harrisburg. When the American Revolution broke out in 1776, Morrison answered the call, joining the service at Path ...

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  6. Christmas Mother announces donation sites, banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Thanks to several large financial donations from local churches, businesses and individuals, the Cumberland Christmas Mother is stocked up and ready to help others supplement their Christmas morning with gifts for the children of Cumberland County. For the pasts several months, Christmas Mother collection jars have been placed at various establishments in Cumberland County, many individuals and organizations have received Christmas Angels to provide gifts for specific children and families, bicycles have been donated by individuals within the county and through the Richmond Area Bicycling Association and fundraisers through various churches have taken place in order to assist families in the county.

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  7. J.B. Grider, 76, Cumberland Co., KYRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    He was a member of a highly regarded Cumberland County family. He was a member of Amandaville Christian Church and a farmer.

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  8. Power outages persist in the Heart of VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... Dominion Energy was reporting that 616 customers were without power in Prince Edward County, 482 in Cumberland County and 268 in Buckingham County. On its Web Outage Viewer as of 8:20 p.m. on Saturday, Southside Electric Cooperative was reporting ...

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  9. Power outages reported in the Heart of VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... stigation. SEC is reporting 834 members have lost power in Prince Edward County, and 57 have lost power in Cumberland County.

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  10. Faith leaders arrested for sit-in at Collins' Portland office released from jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    The faith leaders arrested Thursday night after occupying U.S. Sen. Susan Collins' local office in protests of the Republican tax overhaul have been released from jail. The nine protesters all paid a $60 fee and were released from the Cumberland County Jail on personal recognizance within hours of the Portland police breaking up their demonstration , a jail official said Friday.

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  11. Questions and a call to actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... For two years I did not attend school at all. Then my parents, Minor and Ruth Eggleston, rented a home in Cumberland County so I, along with my siblings, could attend school. In 1964 we came back to the Prince Edward County Free Schools. I later ...

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  12. Claus set to cruiseRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    More than 100 entries are set to ride through Cumberland County during the county's parade, beginning Sunday at 2 p.m. The majority of entries, Parade Organizer Barbara Gamage said, will feature classic vehicles from car clubs across the Heart of Virginia. Five vehicles from the Heart of Virginia Classic Auto Club are set to join the parade, according to the parade lineup provided by Gamage, as well as 10 vehicles from Cumberland County-based Backyard Outlaws, 10 vehicles from the Route 600 Car Club, 10 antique vehicles from Billy Pepper, of Cumberland County, and six vehicles from Retired Cruisers, among others.

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  13. Barrett's big catchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Eleven-year-old Barrett Motter holds a 25 1/2-inch long chain pickerel that he caught in September while on a Boy Scouts camping trip at a private lake in Cumberland County.

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  14. Meetings to address physician shortage in Cumberland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    On Thursday evening Nov. 30, I along with seven other councillors from the municipality and Amherst attended a presentation/roundtable discussion on primary health care in Cumberland County presented by the Nova Scotia Health Authority's northern zone. From January to June 2018 public meetings will be held throughout Cumberland to inform citizens about the program and that is the reason for this column - to ensure as many as possible know about the upcoming meetings and are able to attend.

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  15. Add your commentRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    The Rocky Mount Baptist Church in Cumberland recently donated supplies and $1,000 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Texas. The Cumberland County Sheriff's Department transported the items to God's Pit Crew in Danville, which will send the donations to the proper place.

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  16. Springhill dialysis clinic needs to be upgradedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Amherst Daily News

    ... what we need is an enlarged clinic in Springhill that can service the needs of hemodialysis patients from Cumberland County. Along with getting it enlarged we need some improvements such as wireless and new chairs.

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  17. Familiar names will fill in for Cumberland judge who would rather be DARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | PennLive.com

    Retired Cumberland County judges Kevin Hess and Wesley Oler are expected to help fill the role of county Judge Skip Ebert, who was named Friday as county district attorney. Cumberland has six judges counting Ebert.

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  18. Cumberland judge accepts preferred job: county DARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | PennLive.com

    Cumberland County Judge M.L. "Skip" Ebert has been selected to fill as district attorney, filling the unexpired term of David Freed, who was recently sworn in as a U.S. Attorney. PennLive file photo( A news release from the county's board of judges says Ebert did not participate in the decision.

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  19. Cumberland sheriff investigating after body found along I-95Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | WRAL.com

    ... results are pending after the body of a man was found Friday along a wooded stretch of Interstate 95 in Cumberland County, authorities said. Investigators said they don't know how long the body was in the area or how the man died, but there were no ...

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  20. Permit denial recommendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Members of the Cumberland County Planning Commission voted unanimously to recommend denial of a permit for a Dollar General store during its Monday meeting. The 5-0 vote took place following a public hearing in which one person spoke and for which one person wrote an email to the commission, Planning and Zoning Director Sara Carter said.

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