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Farmville Detention Center

Detention center faces more legal trouble

The legal issues continue for the Farmville Detention Center, as a lawsuit involving the facility grows. In an order filed on Friday, April 26, U.S. ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Thursday, May 9, 2024 2:05 pm

Charlotte County supervisor Gary Walker


Charlotte County duo face lengthy sentence in overdose case

Two Charlotte County residents have been sentenced to a combined 194 years in prison due to their roles in a 2020 fatal overdose. The sentence ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Wednesday, May 8, 2024 1:08 pm

Charlotte County Route 360 Keysville Old Kings Highway


Keysville traffic stop leads to meth bust

Two Keysville men are in jail today, after being linked to a methamphetamine operation. Things started on Thursday, April 18, as deputies with the Charlotte ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Friday, May 3, 2024 4:45 pm

Maceo Andre Johnson


Murder suspect caught after three-day search

Maceo Andre Johnson is in custody. The 34-year-old Farmville resident was arrested without incident Tuesday afternoon, after a search that ran for three days and ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Wednesday, May 1, 2024 12:15 am

Hayden Harris

Longwood baseball

Harris reaches the 200 hit mark for Lancers

Consistency is something that goes hand in hand with Hayden Harris. Over the course of four years playing baseball at Longwood, he’s started all but ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Sunday, April 28, 2024 4:41 pm



Health Department issues rabies warning after Charlotte outbreak

Keep your pets inside. That’s the message issued by the Piedmont Health District to folks in the Randolph area. On Friday, April 26, district officials ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Friday, April 26, 2024 8:33 pm

airsoft shootings Charlotte County supervisor arrested

Charlotte County Sheriff

What do the numbers say? Charlotte sheriff details crime data

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office was busy during the first quarter of 2024. Charlotte Sheriff J.R. Grissom released statistics from Jan. 1 to April 5 ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Friday, April 26, 2024 2:04 pm


Early voting begins next week around county

Starting late next week, Charlotte County residents will be able to cast their ballot in three upcoming primary races. Early voting begins on Friday, May ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Friday, April 26, 2024 10:11 am


Statesmen rally to fight cancer

The game itself took a bit of a backseat last Thursday, as the Randolph-Henry Statesmen also worked on raising money to fight pediatric cancer. As ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Friday, April 26, 2024 8:00 am


Sales tax bill scrapped in extra session

The sales tax fight is slowing down, at least for this year. The General Assembly failed to get enough votes to overturn Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s ... Read more

by Brian Carlton, Thursday, April 25, 2024 3:21 pm

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