Prince Edward County Newswire (Page 4)

Prince Edward County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Prince Edward County, VA. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 356 in Prince Edward County, VA

  1. Skate under stars or enjoy warm fire on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | InsideHalton.com

    ... parks you can enjoy around Valentine's Day: *Sandbanks Provincial Park If both of you love food, take a Prince Edward County culinary adventure. Sandbanks Provincial Park's Jacques Cottage, with its 180-degree view of Lake Ontario, makes a perfect ...

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  2. Best Florists in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... sells antiques and locally made crafts. Coriander Girl have recently expanded to a second location in Prince Edward County and opened a wedding studio. Address: 77 Florence Street, Suite 107, Toronto, M6K 1P4 or Coriander Girl Picton, 202 Picton ...

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  3. Calgary chef crowned winner of Gold Medal PlatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... this would happen." Taking second place was Ottawa's Joe Thottungal of Coconut Lagoon, paired with a Prince Edward County, Ont. wine - Huff Estates Winery 2015 Riesling. Eric Hanson, representing Edmonton, was given bronze. Hanson is the chef at ...

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  4. You're banning what America's made of' - 70 people attend second rallyRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... of Mexico. On Saturday, the crowd grew to about 70 people, all of whom gathered on the lawn of the Prince Edward County Courthouse in downtown Farmville, protesting against what those carrying signs cited as fear and hatred across the country. The ...

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  5. New Dozens march against Trump executive order at LongwoodRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... nce that we are one community." The College Democrats will hold a similar rally Saturday at noon at the Prince Edward County Courthouse. The Longwood University College Republicans have said they plan to hold a counter-protest.

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  6. Ed PeeplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... out on the road," he remembers that event in history that helped determine his life's path. In 1959, Prince Edward County officials chose to shut down schools instead of racially integrate them, as the Supreme Court ruled in the landmark Brown v. ...

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  7. In opposing Trumpa s education pick, Kaine cites Virginiaa s ugly history on school segregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... "massive resistance," a series of policies intended to block the racial integration of public schools. Prince Edward County even shuttered its public schools and allowed a private one to be run with taxpayer dollars and for white students only. Sen. ...

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  8. New SVCC working to train future linemenRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... sitting-behind-a-desk repetitiveness," said Josh Duggan, another recent program graduate, who lives in Prince Edward County. "I like not knowing what I will be doing; there is always something different." The program offers hands-on training in ...

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  9. Stats show tourism growth in areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Unemployment rates in The Herald's three-county coverage area were lowest in Cumberland County, between 4.5 and 4.8 percent between July and October, followed by Buckingham County, which hovered between 4.8 and 5.1 percent unemployment during the same timeframe. According to the Virginia Employment Commission, unemployment rates were higher in Prince Edward County - as high as 6.1 percent in July and dipping only as low as 5.3 percent in September.

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  10. Fundraising nets $77KRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... clients are from the Farmville area, FACES also serves portions of Charlotte and Cumberland that share Prince Edward County zip codes. He said FACES hoped to raise about $50,000 in donations from their fall fundraiser. Donations have come from ...

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  11. A Dollar for your patienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    It was clear from the meeting hosted by Lockett District Supervisor Robert M. "Bobby" Jones on Monday at the Rice Fire Department that people in the community have concerns. However, Prince Edward County, its board of supervisors and its planning commission are still in the process of gathering information, and it is important that people have this information before they form fixed opinions about the proposal.

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  12. New Bercian faces drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Jennifer Elizabeth Bercian faces three counts of manufacturing, selling, giving, distributing or possessing with intent to manufacture, sell, give or distribute a controlled substance, according to the Prince Edward County Sheriff's Office. Bercian was previously arrested on two counts of manufacture-sale-possess a schedule I-II controlled substance and one count of manufacture-sale-possess control substance in April, according to court records.

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  13. Team needs a - change in leadership'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... a Hampden-Sydney College student. In February 2015, then-junior Jason Pimentel was found guilty in Prince Edward County District Court of a November 2014 sexual battery, a verdict that was overturned in the fall of 2015 by a circuit court jury. ...

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  14. Lack of ridership drove bus stop closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... ride the bus ... I think that any service that you can provide is an asset," he said. According to Prince Edward County Administrator Wade Bartlett, supervisors have appointed a committee consisting of two supervisors and a citizen, Bemeche' Hicks ...

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  15. Green will discuss book in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Farmville native and award-winning author Kristen Green will lead a discussion based on her book, "Something must be done about Prince Edward County," in Richmond on Feb. 16. The free event will be hosted by J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College from 7-8:30 p.m., and will be held in the Lipman Auditorium of the Massey Library and Technology Center, located on the Parham Road Campus, at 1651 E. Parham Road in Richmond. Those who plan to attend are encouraged to donate canned goods for the Central Virginia Food Bank during the "Around the World Through Books" discussion.

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  16. Wyatt Lee OvertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Wyatt Lee Overton was the former Commissioner of Revenue for Prince Edward County. He was first elected on November 3, 1987, for a four-year term commencing January 1, 1988 and ending December 31, 1991, and re-elected four more terms, for a total of 20 years.

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  17. Two-vehicle accident closes U.S. Route 460Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... rince Edward Rescue Squad was leaving at approximately 1:45 p.m. as the Rice Volunteer Fire Department, Prince Edward County Sheriff's Office and Virginia State Police continued investigation on scene.

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  18. How to Break Out of Drinkless January With Affordable WineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Torontoist

    ... everything you can put on your table, except maybe red meat. This comes to us from a small winery in Prince Edward County. It's largely of Vidal, but there are a few other things tossed in the mix. This is an excellent food wine, the great acidity ...

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  19. New Projects get second-round rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Only two road improvement projects in The Herald's coverage area have made it through the second round of scoring under the new SMART SCALE prioritization process used by the state's Commonwealth Transportation Board . The two projects include improvements at the U.S. Route 460 and Route 626 intersection at Prospect in Prince Edward County and at the intersection of Columbia Road and Cartersville Road in Cumberland County, according to CTB documents.

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  20. Holton will speak at banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... school in Richmond rather than to a private school. "Holton's experience connects her to the history of Prince Edward County, where young people played a leading role in the national struggle for civil rights in education," said Director of ...

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