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COVID-19

Student COVID cases soar

A significant rise in COVID-19 cases among Charlotte County Public Schools (CCPS) staff and students is being seen. CCPS Superintendent Robbie Mason said there were ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, September 2, 2021 8:26 pm

Local

Green seeks school board seat

In November, Phenix/Aspen voters will have the option of voting for two school board members. Elise Green and incumbent Robert “Bobby” Johnson are both vying ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, September 2, 2021 7:30 pm

COVID-19

CCPS confirms COVID-19 cases

Just two weeks after opening, Charlotte County Public Schools (CCPS) face the same battle as most surrounding counties where COVID-19 is on the rise among ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, August 27, 2021 9:42 pm

Local

Property thefts investigated

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a number of property thefts throughout the county. According to investigators, most of the crimes are occurring in ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, August 27, 2021 9:41 pm

Local

Census says population is shrinking

Data from the 2020 U.S. Census shows Charlotte County’s population has declined by 8.4% since 2010. In comparison, the population went from 12,597 to 11,529. ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, August 27, 2021 9:15 pm

News

A taste of Caribbean in Phenix

If you want to experience a taste of the Caribbean, a short drive to Phenix is where one can find a unique hot sauce blend ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Wednesday, August 18, 2021 7:29 pm

News

Department trains for water rescue

Members of the Meherrin Volunteer Fire and Rescue spent two days recently training in a labor-intensive class to better prepare them for water rescues. Six ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Wednesday, August 18, 2021 7:17 pm

News

Schools open, masks required

Charlotte County Public Schools (CCPS) opened its doors to five days of in-person instruction Monday, Aug 9. Both students and staff are required to wear ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, August 13, 2021 11:31 am

News

Citizens save baby birds

With the help of good Samaritans, several baby birds were rescued last week. Elizabeth Osborne was on her way to the Bank of Charlotte County ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, August 13, 2021 11:05 am

Local

BOS rejects solar plan

The Charlotte County Board of Supervisors (BOS) sat face to face with a packed room of citizens who waited to see how the board would ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, August 13, 2021 10:58 am

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