Emily Hollingsworth, Author at The Charlotte Gazette


$3.2 million awarded to STEPS

Southside Training, Employment and Placement Services Inc. (STEPS) is set to receive a federal grant totaling $3.2 million for its Head Start programs, according to ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Thursday, August 22, 2019 8:26 am


Bluegrass festival set

STEPS Inc. is hosting its first bluegrass festival. The festival is set to take place Saturday, Aug. 31, from noon-7 p.m. at the Southside Electric ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:02 am


Saying goodbye

When I first visited the Farmville area more than two years ago, it was to interview for a staff writer/photographer position for Farmville Newsmedia. I ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Friday, August 16, 2019 5:31 pm


Robertson new CRC planner

Using her background in emergency services and environmental science, Kara Robertson has been appointed as the new Community Development Planner for the Commonwealth Regional Council ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Friday, August 16, 2019 8:04 am


Authority meeting set for October

  The Virginia Heartland Regional Industrial Facility Authority (VHRIFA) is set to have its next meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 2 p.m. at the ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Friday, August 2, 2019 8:26 am


CRC projects see updates

Representatives from the Commonwealth Regional Council (CRC) provided updates on three projects in Charlotte County during its most recent meeting. The first project to receive ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Sunday, July 28, 2019 9:26 am


Temps over 100 forecast for weekend

Dangerously high temperatures have been forecast for the Heart of Virginia that will bring the heat index up into the triple digits over the weekend. ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Friday, July 19, 2019 8:44 am


Sidewalk project updated

Commonwealth Regional Council (CRC) Executive Director Melody Foster recently spoke about updates to the Evergreen Sidewalk Project, located in Charlotte Court House and stretching approximately ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Wednesday, July 3, 2019 1:07 pm


Meeting held on alpha-gal

A meeting about alpha-gal, a widely-spreading syndrome in the Heart of Virginia, filled the lobby of Centra Southside Community Hospital Thursday. Centra’s Gastroenterologist Dr. Bikram ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Wednesday, July 3, 2019 11:13 am

Church & Community

CRC budget adopted

The Commonwealth Regional Council’s (CRC) Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 budget was adopted through a unanimous vote by members of the CRC during its meeting June ... Read more

by Emily Hollingsworth, Wednesday, June 26, 2019 12:20 pm

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