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The perseverance of strength

If I could ask Wilma Rudolph and Althea Gibson about their rise to excellence in their respective sports it would deal with their perseverance of ... Read more

6 days ago by Judy Moore.

COLUMN — Phoebe Couzins: woman of law

Many times when you learn something it springboards onto the desire to discover something else. This is the case with Phoebe Couzins, one of the ... Read more

1 week ago by Judy Moore.

LETTER — Solar projects can benefit local landowners

To the Editor: After watching other counties get a look at new solar developments, Charlotte County is getting its chance to approve projects of its ... Read more

1 week ago by Letters to the Editor.

OPINION — Virginia transforms quickly to a progressive state

Even the most ardent opponents of Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration must have some amount of respect for the magnitude of change that has been ... Read more

1 week ago by Roger Watson.

OPINION — Marijuana legislation makes little sense

The reconvened session was held last week with few surprises. Most Republican proposed legislation had already been killed. For this reason, we mostly considered technical ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Frank Ruff.

COLUMN — A thank you letter

When I moved to Farmville in April 2016, it was an unsettling time in my life. Yes, I had the blessing of a full-time job ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

COLUMN — SVCC students impact many aspects of daily life

Have you recently had a medical appointment? Conducted business online? Needed your electricity restored after storm damage? If so, you may have benefited from the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Quentin Johnson.

Card honored with technology award

Brittany Card, a teacher at Randolph-Henry High School, receives a plaque for her use of technology during the 2020-2021 school year. (Send pictures of the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

COLUMN — In service to their country

The inspiration for this article came from a conversation I had numerous years ago with Helen Gibson who attended Thyne Presbyterian Church in Chase City. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Judy Moore.

LETTER — Funding should go to expand broadband

To the Editor: Charlotte County is slated to receive $2.3 million from President Biden’s American Rescue Plan possibly within the next 60 days. One of ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.

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