Crystal Vandegrift, Author at The Charlotte Gazette

Drakes Branch Fire and Rescue

Fire department receives USDA grant

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is stepping up in a big way to help ensure that a volunteer fire department in Charlotte County ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Sunday, March 10, 2024 10:57 am

West Point Stevens

Drakes Branch

New business coming to town

A warehouse that has sat empty for years is now getting new life breathed into it all the while bringing economic benefits to the county. ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, March 8, 2024 9:33 am

Charlotte County's solar control solar projects

Charlotte County

Supervisors green light more Charlotte County solar projects

Despite pushback and disapproval from neighbors and citizens during a public hearing on Feb. 14, the Board of Supervisors (BOS) gave the green light to ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Monday, March 4, 2024 8:30 am

Charlotte County

County clarifies boundary lines

The Charlotte County Board of Supervisors (BOS) has approved a joint resolution between Charlotte and Lunenburg County that will clear up some confusion about the ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, February 29, 2024 2:42 pm

CHARLOTTE COURTHOUSE

Repairs to courthouse completed

A long-awaited repair project to the historic courthouse has been completed. According to a report from the Commonwealth Regional Council (CRC), contractors have finished the ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, February 16, 2024 8:30 am

Charlotte County

Group pushes to save farmland

┬áThe Charlotte County Board of Supervisors (BOS) will hold public hearings on Wednesday, Feb. 14, for Conditional Use Permits for three proposed solar facilities. Hearings ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, February 15, 2024 8:00 am

County Corner Dairy cheese

news

Cullen dairy issues cheese products recall

Country Corner Dairy, LLC in Cullen has announced a recall of all cheese and skyr (kind of like yogurt) products sold between August 2, 2023, ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Wednesday, February 7, 2024 8:00 am

Salem School

History

What is the future for Salem School? Preservation moves forward

A group of citizens working to restore the former Salem School into a community center says the project is moving forward as planned. Members of ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Sunday, January 28, 2024 1:01 am

Charlotte County supervisors

Local

Charlotte County supervisors reduce time for public comment

Citizens who attend meetings of Charlotte County supervisors will no longer have two opportunities to address board members. During the board’s January meeting, members voted ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, January 18, 2024 11:49 pm

new laws election security Charlotte County polling places

Charlotte County

Charlotte County polling places relocated by supervisors

For voters in parts of the area, they’ll go to a different precinct this spring to cast a primary ballot. Three Charlotte County polling places ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Monday, January 15, 2024 8:00 am

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