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Local

Letter asks supervisors to remove Confederate statue at courthouse

A Kenbridge couple is asking the Lunenburg County Board of Supervisors to remove the Confederate Soldier statue from in front of the Lunenburg County Courthouse. ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Tuesday, June 16, 2020 12:06 pm

News

Continued claims creep higher

Despite a national jobs report that showed 2.5 million jobs gained in May, the Central Virginia area seems to be left out of the quick ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Wednesday, June 10, 2020 1:43 pm

News

Local jobless claims rise

Unemployment claims continued to rise for the 11th consecutive week in Lunenburg County as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Continued claims rose to 253 ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Wednesday, June 3, 2020 12:22 pm

Local

U.S. Marshals arrest federal fugitive in Victoria

U.S. Marshals from the Fugitive Task Force arrested a North Carolina man for a probation violation Thursday, May 28 in Victoria.  Tony Mitchell Martin Jr., ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:46 pm

News

Mistake leads to uncertainty on election night

Last Tuesday’s election night came with an extra helping of drama for two candidates running for the Victoria Town Council. The initial numbers showed incumbent ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 8:33 am

News

Pool opening still undetermined

Victoria’s Town Council decided to delay a determination on if or when to open the town’s pool. The council decided to put off the decision ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Wednesday, May 20, 2020 12:40 pm

News

Victoria fined by state due to sewer issues

The Town of Victoria has been fined by the Virginia Department of Environment Quality (DEQ) for non-compliance with discharge limitations at its two wastewater treatment ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Wednesday, May 20, 2020 11:38 am

BREAKING NEWS

Towns elect new mayors; incumbents are re-elected

Kenbridge and Victoria each elected new mayors and voted all incumbents who were running back into office during the delayed municipal elections Tuesday, May 19. ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Tuesday, May 19, 2020 8:51 pm

Editorials

It’s time to unlink health insurance and employment

As health care changes and evolves through this pandemic with more telemedicine opportunities and a much different environment than having a regular family doctor, it ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Thursday, May 14, 2020 1:12 pm

News

Voting with masks, gloves happens Tues.

Voters in Kenbridge and Victoria who have not requested absentee ballots will have the opportunity to head to the polls Tuesday, May 19 to elect ... Read more

by Roger Watson, Thursday, May 14, 2020 8:27 am

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