Prince Edward County Newswire (Page 6)

Prince Edward County Newswire (Page 6)

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

Results 101 - 120 of 1,115 in Prince Edward County, VA

  1. Inmate dies following assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... e jail on Aug. 12." She said the State Police investigation was initiated Aug. 21 at the request of the Prince Edward County Commonwealth's Attorney.

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  2. Bill aims to eradicate food desertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... after certification as an SAFP. FACES Food Pantry President Dr. Ellery Sedgwick said the majority of Prince Edward County is part of a food desert. "This is terrifically exciting because that's exactly the problem we're trying to address in this ...

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  3. Zoning a - powerful' tool for localitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... locating in more densely-populated areas," said Rob Fowler, the zoning and planning administrator for Prince Edward County. "It also helps preserve the nature and character of Prince Edward County." Fowler said zoning helps implement "the community ...

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  4. 5 small towns to visit three hours from TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | BlogTO

    ... places to explore on road trips. Small town Ontario doesn't get much nicer than Picton, the heart of Prince Edward County. The old Regent Theatre is a highlight of the downtown strip, but you'll also want to explore the waterfront and head up to the ...

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  5. Building a backyard pizza ovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... barbecue area. In my case, I inherited a brick wall made from one of the first Loyalist wine cellars in Prince Edward County, so I couldn't just tear it down. Instead, I wrapped it on three sides with a pre-stained pressure treated wood. I also made ...

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  6. Ottawa-based Louis W. Bray Construction wins $15M Brighton bridge contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Ottawa Business Journal

    ... across the Murray Canal of the Trent-Severn Waterway and is one of the four main routes connecting Prince Edward County with the City of Quinte West along the north shore of Lake Ontario, according to Parks Canada. A 2010 review of the existing ...

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  7. County in regional grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    Prince Edward County is a participating locality of a recently-formed multijurisdictional grand jury based in Powhatan County, Attorney General Mark R. Herring said Monday. Officials in the release cited the multijurisdictional grand jury was an investigative body of 7-11 citizens from the participating counties charged by the Supreme Court of Virginia to investigate and consider bills of indictment involving crimes originating in and between participating jurisdictions and throughout Virginia, which could prove helpful in situations involving gang violence, child exploitation, human trafficking, drug dealing and other crimes that cross county lines.

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  8. Authors present war historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... War I. Calkins said during the presentation that Ulric Otto Rothgeb, also known as "Rock," was born in Prince Edward County and grew up in Tuggle near Prospect. Rothgeb received basic training in Maryland before heading to England for assault ...

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  9. Church and Community EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... Edward Community Library. All five candidates have been invited to attend. This event is sponsored by Prince Edward County Republican Committee but is not a partisan event. HOMECOMING AND 152ND ANNIVERSARY, 11 a.m. at Salem Baptist Church in Red ...

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  10. H-SC freshmen serve the communityRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    More than 300 Hampden-Sydney College freshmen participated in "Tigers Serve" projects over the weekend through community service projects across Prince Edward County. According to Sandy Cooke, H-SC's director of student affairs operations and civic engagement, the projects included picking up litter along many roadways and volunteering at the FACES Food Pantry, BrightEyes Alpaca Farm, The Southside Virginia Family YMCA, Twin Lakes State Park and The Woodland.

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  11. Prince Edward County officials decry 'unfortunate' case of couple denied B&B over service dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | CBC News

    A Toronto couple was hoping to spend a weekend at a Bloomfield, Ont., bed and breakfast, but were turned away because of their service dog. Prince Edward County officials are trying to make things right after a couple with a service dog were barred from a local bed and breakfast earlier this summer.

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  12. Sen. Kaine Suggests Replacing Statue of Lee With One of Pocahontas in U.S. CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Cybercast News Service

    ... even be here, possibly? Why wouldn't you think about a Barbara Johns who led a school walkout in Prince Edward County that ultimately became part of the Brown versus Board desegregation decision? Why wouldn`t you think about Governor Wilder, the ...

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  13. Senator: Va. could "probably do better" on state's statues in CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | CBS News

    ... even be here possibly? Why wouldn't you think about a Barbara Johns, who led a school walkout in Prince Edward County that ultimately became part of the Brown versus Board, desegregation decision," he said. "Let's also talk about whose stories ...

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  14. Sunset from a 'Moonrise Kingdom': Meet the Picton, Ont. host of a Wes Anderson-themed homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | CBC News

    ... her location attracts a different clientele to the community. "I do think that older people coming to [Prince Edward County] are looking for the classic, white cottage." She believes her colourful abode might be a bit bold for some. "Not that anyone ...

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  15. 1 dead, 1 injured in Prince Edward County crash; driver chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    According to Virginia State Police, a 2004 Honda was traveling east on Abilene Road when it ran off the right side of the road. The driver then overcorrected the vehicle, causing it to run off the right side of the road a second time before striking a tree.

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  16. 18-year-old killed in Prince Edward County crash, driver chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    "A 2004 Honda was traveling east on Abilene Road when it ran off the right side of the road. The driver overcorrected the vehicle, which caused the Honda to run off the right side a second time and then strike a tree," said a State Police spokesperson.

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  17. Bay of Quinte waterfront property owners facing damage from shoreline erosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Bay of Quinte waterfront owners are still waiting for water levels to drop to assess shoreline erosion damage to their properties. Jim Bergeron, who lives on Sunrise Drive in Prince Edward County, just south of Belleville, has experienced flooding on his property.

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  18. One dead in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    There is one confirmed fatality in a crash that occurred Thursday afternoon in Prince Edward County, according to Virginia State Police .

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  19. Deserving awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    he Farmville Police Department, Prince Edward County Sheriff's Office, Longwood University Police Department and Farmville Volunteer Fire Department are to be commended on receiving the Secret Service's highest award from its director, Randolph ...

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  20. Coffee and conversation with candidates setRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    The Prince Edward County Republican Committee is holding a coffee and conversation event with candidates for the Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors on Aug. 26 from 10-11:30 a.m. in the public meeting room of the Barbara Rose Johns Memorial Farmville-Prince Edward Community Library. According to a press release, the meeting will include an opportunity to visit with candidates over coffee and pastries.

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