Prince Edward County Newswire

Prince Edward County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Prince Edward County, VA.

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  1. Ali's first deerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Farmville Herald

    Pictured above, Ali Sprouse, the 7-year-old daughter of Scott and Erin Sprouse, of Powhatan, recently killed her first deer while hunting in Prince Edward County.

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  2. New Land purchased for ball fieldRead the original story

    Monday Dec 5 | Farmville Herald

    ... to create a future Longwood University baseball stadium. The transaction, recorded in November in the Prince Edward County Circuit Court Clerk's Office, lists the purchaser as Longwood Riverview LLC and the seller as LU Eight LLC. "The (Longwood ...

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  3. 5 winter getaways for food lovers in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | BlogTO

    ... end of the specturm when it comes to weekend culinary getways from Toronto is the cooking schools of Prince Edward County, where it's all about the DIY experience. The Waring House offers a variety of classes as well as overnight accommodations at ...

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  4. LU buys property for baseball diamond: Foundation pays $6.8 million for former Buffalo Shook propertyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 2 | Farmville Herald

    ... to create a future Longwood University baseball field. The transaction, recorded in November in the Prince Edward County Circuit Court Clerk's Office, lists the purchaser as Longwood Riverview LLC and the seller as LU Eight LLC. "The (Longwood ...

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  5. The girls are back in town: A reunion, 50 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... again. We hadn't seen each other since 1961. Thanks to digital messaging, we'd arranged to meet on this Prince Edward County side road and drive in tandem to our destination, a farmhouse we'd rented with two other friends from the same distant past. ...

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  6. The Wine to Bring Home for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Torontoist

    Take the 401 in either direction to Prince Edward County or Niagara, and you'll find vineyards planted with Gamay, the grape that is used to make Beaujolais. It's only the fifth most popular grape in the province, but some wineries have staked their reputation on producing high quality Gamay.

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  7. New Forum on sentencing is Dec. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Farmville Herald

    Prince Edward County Commonwealth's Attorney Megan Clark will host a public forum on sentencing options in the criminal justice system on Thursday, Dec. 8, at 6 p.m. at the Farmville Train Station, 510 W. Third St. The forum will include how the court comes up with criminal punishments and sentencing options.

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  8. Hines will seek Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Farmville Herald

    ... as an "independent conservative." Hines, who graduated from Fuqua School in Farmville and was raised in Prince Edward County, said that once he gathers enough signatures and officially becomes a candidate, "I'll be sending out a formal announcement ...

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  9. Abilene Road speed reconsideredRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Farmville Herald

    Supervisors in Prince Edward County recently continued discussing the need for a reduced speed limit on Abilene Road . Prior to their Nov. 8 meeting, Virginia Department of Transportation Resident Engineer Scot Shippee, Hampden District Supervisor Dr. Odessa Pride, County Administrator Wade Bartlett and Buffalo District Supervisor C. R. "Bob" Timmons Jr. went on a "ride-along" down Route 604 with a VDOT district traffic engineer to further examine specific concerns.

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  10. Heritage Garden Club MeetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Farmville Herald

    Virginia Cooperative Extension agent for Prince Edward County Katy Overby , of Dundas, presented ideas, tips and techniques for creating holiday arrangements and decor for the home at the November meeting of the Heritage Garden Club.

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  11. Dave Wheatley 99.3 County FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Voices

    ... Industry for over seven years, starting in Toronto and currently at the first and only radio station in Prince Edward County. My chief role is Production while also handling on-air duties, hosting a one-hour music show and voicing in-house ...

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  12. 5 winter resorts for a weekend getaway near TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | BlogTO

    ... you're done outside, there's both fine and casual dining options, as well as an indoor pool and spa. Prince Edward County has become an overflowing summer vacation destination, but during the winter things slow down, the tasting rooms at the ...

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  13. The top 7 ice fishing destinations in OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | BlogTO

    ... ride, all your gear, and a cooking session for your freshly caught fish for lunch on the ice. Prince Edward County On the Bay of Quinte in Prince Edward County, ice fishing is super popular. Chasin' Eyes provides fishing and safety equipment and ...

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  14. Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau with These WinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Torontoist

    ... the French and Italian wines. In Niagara, you will also find Vieni Estates makes a Gamay Nouveau. In Prince Edward County, you can find offerings from Trail Estate and Domaine Darius. At the LCBO, you will find nine bottles available for sale: two ...

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  15. BLOG: Looking Back At Round 1 Of PostseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | The Daily News-Record

    Two city/county football teams have advanced to the second round of the playoffs, and they were certainly impressive last week. East Rockingham jarred Prince Edward County 51-13 in the 2A East Region opening round, and Spotswood completely shut down Turner Ashby 35-7 in 3A West's first round.

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  16. The 5 most romantic getaways near TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | BlogTO

    ... a fire, luxuriating in spa services, or just soaking up the atmosphere of small town Ontario. Soak up Prince Edward County in style This Drake Devonshire in Prince Edward County brings the vibe of the Drake Hotel to the country with dramatic ...

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  17. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Farmville Herald

    he United Way of Prince Edward County has launched its annual campaign with a goal of raising $50,000 to support our local organizations and programs. Through the generous support of our community during the past five years, we have raised and ...

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  18. Luck Stone to open Virginia quarry in 2017 Luck Stone plans to open a ...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 17 | Pit and Quarry

    Luck Stone plans to open a new quarry in Prince Edward County, Virginia. According to Luck Stone, the company anticipates the site will open for business in summer 2017.

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  19. Loyalist to a fault: Peter C. Newman returns with a history of Canada's foundational exilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Canada.com

    ... geography for would-be American and Canadian borders and the districts within them. Loyalists put Prince Edward County on the map several centuries before the Drake Devonshire Inn put it on yours: a sketch of the County's early days gives way to a ...

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  20. Belleville mountain biker rescued after fall into ravineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Canada.com

    A 53-year-old Belleville man was rescued from a conservation area in Prince Edward County Tuesday after he fell from his bike and tumbled down a steep embankment into a ravine. Cst. Kim Guthrie of the Prince Edward County OPP said the accident occurred at around noon on a trail in the McCauley Mountain Conservation Area, between Belleville and Picton, about 280 kilometres from Ottawa.

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