Crystal Vandegrift, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

Education

LCPS reverts to virtual learning

The soaring number of COVID-19 positive cases among staff and students at Lunenburg County Public Schools (LCPS) has resulted in the district reverting to virtual ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, January 20, 2022 8:30 am

Local

Area sees second winter storm

For the second time this year, snow, sleet and freezing rain left its mark across the Commonwealth on Sunday, Jan. 16 As of Monday, Jan. ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, January 20, 2022 8:15 am

COVID-19

Gov. lifts school mask mandate

Shortly after taking office on Saturday, Jan. 16, Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin signed nine executive orders, one lifting the statewide COVID-19 mask mandate in K-12 ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, January 20, 2022 8:00 am

Local

Overdose deaths surpass 100,000

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently released data that deaths from drug overdose have hit an all time high in the U.S. and experts ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, January 14, 2022 8:00 am

Local

Officials look to clean up town

The Town of Victoria is taking action to keep the town free of unsightly buildings and inoperable motor vehicles. The issue first came to light ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Wednesday, January 5, 2022 8:30 am

Local

Thousands without power following storm

Wet snow and gusty winds have left thousands without power following a Monday, Jan. 3 winter storm that dumped 3.5 inches of snow throughout the ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Wednesday, January 5, 2022 8:00 am

Local

Wage increase largest in years

Jan. 1 will bring a new year and a larger paycheck for millions of Virginia workers. In the new year, Virginia will be among 25 ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, December 31, 2021 8:15 am

Local

Signs installed at BOS request

Transportation has installed pedestrian signs on Mecklenburg Avenue (Route 734) following multiple requests for something to be done about large truck traffic and safety issues. ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, December 30, 2021 8:15 am

Local

Supply chain issues affecting LCPS

The supply chain issues affecting the nation have hit home in Lunenburg. Lunenburg County Public Schools (LCPS) are having ongoing issues with food supplies for ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, December 30, 2021 8:00 am

Local

Student loan forgiveness ending

For millions of Americans with student debt, the pause the federal government placed on loan repayment is coming to an end. Payments are currently suspended, ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, December 23, 2021 8:15 am

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