Farmers diversify and expand with value-added agriculture

Consumers increasingly demand locally produced agricultural products, and farmers are in a better position to fulfill that need ...


Stay safe, prepared during the summer storm season

Hurricanes may get the most attention in the headlines, but sporadic summer storms can be just as devastating. ...


Smithson earns license

A year ago, Dontè Carnell Smithson, 26, of Charlotte County, became a funeral service intern at the Carl ...


Pamplin Volunteer Fire Department celebrates 70 years

The Pamplin Volunteer Fire Department is celebrating 70 years of service to the citizens of Pamplin, Appomattox County, ...

Church & Community

Church and Community Events for the week of July 20

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Wednesday. Items must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. Monday ...


The Word — Speak the word with boldness, sharing it with others

Recently I read, “The Christian who is not spirit-filled is actually living in rebellion. His disobedience to God ...


Digital Virginia Cider Trail launched

On Wednesday, July 6, the American Cider Association, launched a digital Virginia Cider Trail to encourage Virginians and ...


A good day on the water

Tommy Wright caught a beautiful striped bass that was 26 inches in length and weighed 8 pounds. He ...


Beautiful butterfly

This photo of a yellow butterfly was taken by Ron Card of Abilene in his front yard.


All-Star teams finish as state runner up

The Charlotte County Dixie Softball Ponytails, Angels and Darlings All-Star teams all finished the season as state runner-up. ...

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