News

Nottoway official says Courier-Record quoted him accurately, but some aren't remembering all that he said. Steve Bowen sounds off at end of Board of Supervisors meeting Thursday night.

After three days of classes, enrollment in Nottoway County Public Schools stood Friday at 121 students fewer than what was projected in the current budget.

Nottoway Commonwealth’s Attorney, Terry Royall, has requested a special prosecutor to review sworn testimony by County Administrator Ronnie Roark.

Sports

Nottoway’s varsity football team was held scoreless but allowed only one touchdown Friday evening in a home scrimmage with Sussex-Central, which is returning most of its starters from last year’s R

The Nottoway Gators’ youth football teams will begin their regular seasons this Saturday at Amelia, with the Flag game starting at 10 a.m., and Minors, JV, and Varsity action to follow.

Hogan Whitlow played his best golf when it mattered most and won the Piedmont Junior Golf Championship.

Columns & Opinions

Sunday morning as I drove to church, this saying came to mind: “To err is human, to forgive is divine.”

It’s hard to understand why the Republican Party (including our Representative Dave Brat) has been frantic to kick 23,000,000 Americans (more than the entire population of Florida and slightly less

Randi Weingarten, president of the nation’s secondlargest teachers union, the American Federation of Teachers, used a speech last week to brand the education choice movement as racist.

Blackstone Courier Record

111 Maple St.

Blackstone, VA 23824

(434) 292-3019