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Alexa Massey, Author at The Charlotte Gazette

COVID-19

Cases up as vaccine offered to public

Just as COVID-19 vaccine eligibility opens up to all Virginians age 16 and older, the Piedmont Health District is experiencing a noticeable increase in coronavirus ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 8:14 pm

COVID-19

Vaccine eligibility increases as cases fluctuate

It’s been a big week of COVID-19-related news for the Piedmont Health District as vaccine eligibility increases. Over the last two weeks, health officials across ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:40 am

COVID-19

Vaccinations reach 20% mark

With around 20% of Piedmont Health District residents at least partially vaccinated against the coronavirus, local COVID-19 numbers are continuing to look hopeful. The health ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Friday, March 26, 2021 5:22 pm

News

‘Egg My Yard’ fundraiser announced

Children and adults alike may wake up Easter morning Sunday, April 4, to find their yard filled with Easter eggs thanks to a fundraiser being ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Sunday, March 21, 2021 12:40 am

Columns

COLUMN — Making your own luck

Wednesday, March 17, is St. Patrick’s Day. This time of year always makes me think of a strange hobby of mine and the lesson it ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Sunday, March 21, 2021 12:32 am

Columns

COLUMN — Don’t sit by the phone waiting for a vaccine appointment

If you are an older adult in the Piedmont Health District, you may be a little confused about how the registration process for getting a ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, March 11, 2021 6:09 pm

COVID-19

CDC issues post vaccination guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued new guidelines this week with tips for Americans who are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Monday, March 8, 2021 3:20 pm

College

Longwood nursing students help in fight against COVID

The mission to get residents in the Piedmont Health District vaccinated against COVID-19 has been a community effort. For Longwood University nursing students, the chance ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Monday, March 8, 2021 3:01 pm

VETERANS

‘Proud to have given what I could’

Garland “Butch” Hamlett, 67, of Charlotte County, says he was destined to be in the military from a very young age. Born March 20, 1954, ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Sunday, February 28, 2021 7:56 pm

Columns

COLUMN — Why are you not good enough for the good stuff?

A few years ago, my grandparents moved to Farmville. While packing up their belongings at their old house, my grandma gifted me her beautiful and ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Sunday, February 28, 2021 5:28 pm

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