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Tigers close out regular season with home win

It was Senior Day for the Hampden-Sydney (H-SC) Tigers and this year’s class led the way on the ...

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VSP investigating crash that killed a local man

Virginia State Police (VSP) say they’re still investigating a two-car crash where a Meherrin man died over the ...

PSR help

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PSR offers needed help

Mary Anderson always had a heart for caregiving. For many years of her life, she looked after older ...

Business

Ransom named to Board of Trustees

Hampden-Sydney College named Thomas L. Ransom to the Board of Trustees on Monday night. Ransom currently serves as ...

Lifestyles

Get it right

One must remain on the cutting edge.  There was a new technique available for removing the gallbladder. They ...

Bible blessings from Jesus Be blessed in Jesus' name

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Mary Simmons: Be blessed in Jesus’ name

It is a great day. Every day is an opportunity to be blessed in Jesus’ name. Let the ...

Lifestyles

The Word: ‘How do you know I’m not God or Jesus?’

This question was posed to me during a visit into a home desiring a chaplain. A gentleman welcomed ...

citizen of the year Kenbridge

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‘I wanted to be a giver’ : Singletary finds ways to help Kenbridge

She’s known in Kenbridge and across the area as Dr. Dan’s daughter. And Janie Baugh Singletary is following ...

Lunenburg County burn ban

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Burn ban started Thursday across Lunenburg County

It’s about that time of year again. Lunenburg County residents are under a limited burn ban, effective as ...

Lunenburg County solar control bill

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General Assembly makes a decision about solar control bill

Del. Richard Sullivan wanted all of us to know we got it wrong. He didn’t actually mean for ...

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Ripberger

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New books at Ripberger spotlight legendary Black performers

“African Americans and the Arts” is the theme for 2024’s Black History Month. And just in time, there ...

News

Lancers stop four-game skid against Winthrop

Johnathan Massie cosplayed as Superman on Saturday afternoon for Longwood men’s basketball. The junior was nearly perfect while ...

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County patches in to regional radio

Prince Edward County is working on a new radio system, one that connects all departments. From fire and ...

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Water negotiations continue between counties

Talks are ongoing between Prince Edward County and the Town of Crewe on the proposed extension of water ...

Lifestyles

Dispatch Church and Community Calendar

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

Business

Benchmark closes out year with growth

Benchmark Bankshares, Inc. (BMBN), the Kenbridge-based holding company for Benchmark Community Bank, announced unaudited results for the quarter ...

Lifestyles

AARP warns about romance scams

The past two years have seen an explosion of crypto currency scams which has led many people to ...

Sports

Tigers picked sixth in preseason poll

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) has been picked sixth in the 2024 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Baseball Preseason Poll. ...

cattle prices

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Most cattle prices climb in latest state report

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on February 9: In Virginia, state graded feeder ...

Bible blessings from Jesus Be blessed in Jesus' name

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Mary Simmons: I expect to receive blessings from Jesus

Every day, I hope for blessings from Jesus. Sometimes, they come in small ways, like receiving a bag, ...