Early Birds
LOCAL RESIDENT VICTIM OF SCAM
‘SINGLED-OUT’
RALLY FOR RONNIE
COMING THROUGH
EDUCATORRECALLSNOTTOWAY’S‘RACIST PAST’

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Early Birds

Kristin Gallagher (left) and Sarah Dunn, both of Blackstone, were among those voting early last week in the Nov. 3rd elections.

LOCAL RESIDENT VICTIM OF SCAM

FRAUD USES FAMILIAR NAME TO TRICK RECIPIENTS

A Blackstone woman is sharing her story of being scammed out of $500 in hopes that others in this area will be more cautious.

Dueling Displays

At its regular meeting last Monday night (Oct.

Sports

BLACKSTONE OFFICIAL HAS ‘CHANGE OF HEART’

Blackstone’s outdoor basketball courts will remain open until further notice after Councilman Nathaniel Miller was whistled for political double dribbling last week by one of his colleagues.

BOSTON COLLEGE ‘BANKS’ ON NOTTOWAY COUGAR QB

Tyler Banks of Blackstone barely has his driver’s license, hasn’t even started his junior year at Nottoway High School, and already has a full scholarship offer to play NCAA Division I football.

Dance It Out, located at 124 South Main Street in La Crosse, will hold auditions for a December production of The Nutcracker in South Hill. Many roles are available.

Columns & Opinions

Dear Sir:

When a man or woman goes into power, some of them end up wanting to control everything and everyone.

Dear Sir:

Allen Queen is running for Nottoway County Board of Supervisors in this year’s election. I am happy to give my support to his campaign.

Dear Sir:

We’re in a pandemic. Wear a mask if you can. Keep an appropriate distance when possible.

Isn’t that -- generally speaking -- what the Governor’s Order outlines?

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