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Alexa Massey, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

Local

Baker removed as Crossroads executive director

After six tumultuous years, Crossroads Community Services Board Executive Director Dr. Susan Baker has been removed from her position with the organization. The news comes ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Friday, May 7, 2021 1:58 pm

Education

Virtual Virginia gives students more online class options

As this unconventional school year comes to a close, many public school districts in the commonwealth are announcing students will have the option to enroll ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, May 6, 2021 2:47 pm

COVID-19

More than 35% of Lunenburg residents have been vaccinated

COVID-19 cases are fluctuating locally as mask mandates ease across the state. According to Rhonda Pruitt, senior epidemiologist for the Piedmont Health District, COVID-19 cases ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, May 6, 2021 1:41 pm

Columns

OPINION – What happened when the COVID reporter caught the virus?

Over the course of the last year, I more or less fell into the position of The Herald’s COVID-19 correspondent. I remember distinctly sitting at ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 5:43 pm

COVID-19

33% of Lunenburg residents have been vaccinated

COVID-19 cases are back on the downtrend, but public health officials are noticing an increase in cases in children ages 5 and below. Monday, April ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 4:39 pm

Local

Marijuana legalization forcing area K-9s into retirement

The impending legalization of marijuana in Virginia means many local law enforcement agencies are being forced to retire their police K-9s, leaving several of the ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 5:43 pm

COVID-19

Cases up as vaccine eligibility lowered to age 16

Just as COVID-19 vaccine eligibility opens up to all Virginians age 16 and older, the Piedmont Health District is experiencing a noticeable increase in coronavirus ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 12:23 pm

COVID-19

Almost 30% of Lunenburg citizens have received a vaccine

It’s been a big week of COVID-19-related news for the Piedmont Health District as vaccine eligibility increases. Over the last two weeks, health officials across ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, April 8, 2021 1:04 pm

COVID-19

Vaccine eligibility increases as cases fluctuate

It’s been a big week of COVID-19-related news for the Piedmont Health District as vaccine eligibility increases. Over the last two weeks, health officials across ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Monday, April 5, 2021 3:15 pm

COVID-19

Vaccinations reach 20% mark

With around 20% of Piedmont Health District residents at least partially vaccinated against the coronavirus, local COVID-19 numbers are continuing to look hopeful. The health ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Wednesday, March 24, 2021 5:02 pm

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