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An open letter from Senator Mark Warner

I’m sure folks have seen the protests this weekend in response to George Floyd’s murder at the hands of police officers, and years of violence ... Read more

9 hours ago by Guest Columnist.

Coronavirus is taking a heavy toll

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a heavy toll on our nation and on the 5th District. Christine and I are heartbroken by the incredible loss ... Read more

12 hours ago by Denver Riggleman.

 The metal framework began to go up last week for the new Drakes Branch Volunteer Fire Department and municipal building. The fire department and town’s ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Riggleman condemns China’s action against Hong Kong

This week I was appointed the co-chair of two pillars of the China Task Force; national security and technology. I am honored to be working ... Read more

6 days ago by Denver Riggleman.

We have much to mourn

This is a time for mourning. We began the week as we have traditionally done with Memorial Day, mourning for those that we have lost ... Read more

1 week ago by Frank Ruff.

Personnel changes announced

Several major administrative changes will be taking place during the 2020-21 school year. Dr. Lawrence Randolph will be leaving CCPS at the end of this ... Read more

1 week ago by Guest Columnist.

House aid bill is just a liberal wish list

Today (Friday, May 15), I will vote against the House Democrats’ $3 trillion liberal grab bag. Thousands of Americans have lost their lives due to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Farmville will thrive through this crisis

This hard spring of 2020 in Farmville and for America is one we will never forget. Our proud two-college town has never looked more beautiful ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

SVCC is continuing its mission through the pandemic

A year ago when I accepted the offer to serve as Southside Virginia Community College’s sixth president, the world was a different place. People have ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

Kindness exhibited makes Charlotte great

Dear Editor: Several weeks ago, I made an appeal to the folks of Charlotte County to make homemade face masks. This was brought about because ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.

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