Two well-known attorneys in Nottoway and Lunenburg counties have been appointed judges and will take the bench in coming weeks.

It was two days before Valentine’s when Phyllis Prosise of Barbara Y. Gibbs & Associates was pleasantly surprised at work last Tuesday, Feb.

Overcoming a ‘full-court press,’ the Nottoway School Board’s outspoken ‘power forward’ has motivated reluctant colleagues to let him open the division’s Crewe and Burkeville gyms on weekends.


Three Nottoway High School senior wrestlers won All-State honors (6th place or higher) at the state championships held Friday and Saturday in Salem.

Freshman Tyler Banks (left) recently was named to the James River All-District boys’ basketball team (2nd Team).

Nottoway High School wrestlers have captured their sixth consecutive James River District championship.

Columns & Opinions

Dear Sir:

Our liberal colleges and other socially-inspired organizations continue with their Double Speak.

Small towns such as Blackstone are occasionally blessed with those of exceptional talents -- whether it be the painting of a picture, the leading of a civic club, or the playing of a musical instru


Because of a bizarre and unexpected series of events, the entire national press corps has descended upon the Capitol.

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