February 14, 2016

17° Fair

Center to come to Fort Pickett

Thursday, February 11, 2016 11:05 am

Local leaders are cheering the announcement that the selection of Fort Pickett as the nation’s foreign affairs training center is finally official. “We know that ... Read more | Add your comment

Resolution recognizes local civil rights leader

Thursday, February 11, 2016 11:04 am

A resolution honoring Nathaniel Lee Hawthorne for his work as a civil rights leader in Lunenburg County has been introduced in the Virginia General Assembly. ... Read more | Add your comment

This is the first year Central High School has a robotics team, and they are now preparing for competition. Some of the members are, from left, Kyle Graham, Caitlyn Bailey, Darion Berrios, Roderick Harrison, Lucas Cram and Brandy Welch.

MBC puts over $8,000 into robotics team

Thursday, February 11, 2016 11:04 am

Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corp. (MBC) will put over $8,000 into Central High School’s recently created robotics team. The ... Read more | Add your comment

Downtown Victoria will see improvements to its streetscape in the next few months.

Victoria streetscape project moves forward

Thursday, February 11, 2016 11:03 am

The second phase of Victoria’s downtown streetscape improvements is expected to begin in the next few months. The ... Read more | Add your comment

(Photo by Meredith Spencer)
A Kenbridge Elementary School second-grade class is a finalist in the National Book Challenge for their book, “When Santa Came to KES?” Pictured are some of the students and their teacher that worked on the book, from left, Carolyn Newbill, Alondra Hernandez-Gonzalez, Darius Hurt, Jonathan Wallace, Lydia Anderson and Jazlyn Angel-Martinez.

Praise and honors for Lunenburg students

Monday, February 8, 2016 8:38 am

Lunenburg County elementary school students received honors and praise last month for their contributions to the community. Recently, ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinion

Making sure your voice is heard

Thursday, February 11, 2016 10:08 am

Recently, we have had many readers email or call saying that they are interested in writing a guest column but need to know what criteria ... Read more | Add your comment

Giving a sincere ‘thank you’

Monday, February 8, 2016 8:07 am

In December, Kenbridge Town Council decided to give one decal per household to emergency workers living in the town — a $20 credit on town ... Read more | Add your comment

Speak up for what you believe

Thursday, February 11, 2016 10:07 am

OK, I’ve wanted to say this for a long time: If you don’t like what is going on in your locality, you should get involved. ... Read more | Add your comment

Busy serving our community in Richmond

Thursday, February 11, 2016 10:06 am

With no snow in sight and the groundhog predicting an early spring, things were looking up — and very busy — in Richmond last week. ... Read more | Add your comment