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MARRIED 55 YEARS

Walter & Mary Alice Mayton of Blackstone celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on April 5th, 2019. The couple have a daughter, Lisa Mayton; four grandchildren Scott (Holly), Cameron, Dillion, and

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Crowned At Pickett

Nottoway High School seniors Cameron Reekes and Amaya Meekins, both of Blackstone, were crowned 2019 King & Queen of prom Saturday night at the Camp Pickett Officers’ Club. It’s believed

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GRACE & GRIT

A Nottoway County resident is one of only four Virginia women chosen to share their military experiences at a special program, “Women Warriors: Grace & Grit,” later this month at

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MAY WEDDING PLANNED

Mr. & Mrs. William Douglas Coleburn (Billy & Joyce) of Blackstone proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Harris, to Shawn Ryan Noblin, son of Mrs. Susan Bingham Noblin

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Graduates Early

Hannah Victoria Hunt of Wilsons graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Justice Studies from James Madison University during JMU’s December 15, 2018 Commencement exercises. Hannah, daughter of Robin

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WINNING ESSAY

Virginia Hooton , daughter of Jerry & Janice Hooton, recently won first place in the DAR Essay Contest sponsored in Brunswick, Lunenburg, and Mecklenburg County by the William Taylor Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). Virginia is a sixth grade student at Lunenburg Middle School.

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MARRIED 60 YEARS

The Usher Board of Little Mount Baptist Church on Rt. 46 south of Blackstone (northern Brunswick County) invites the public to a Black History Program this Sunday, Feb. 24th at

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It’s Official!

Mane Tamers on South Main Street in Blackstone is now under new ownership. FROM LEFT: Elizabeth “Shorty” Toth, new owner Peggy Sue Moore, Mayor Billy Coleburn cutting the ceremonial ribbon,

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Good Patient

“Duke,” owned by George Parrish, showed little apprehension while vaccinated against rabies by Dr. Anne Carr of Blackstone Animal Clinic. Nottoway County’s annual clinic was held Saturday, Jan. 26th, in

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TESTED AND PROVEN

Nottoway Middle School 8th grader Keesha Jones correctly spelled “hypothesis” to win the countywide spelling bee last Friday in the high school mini-auditorium. Keesha, daughter of Keisha Jones of Crewe

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Good Neighbors

State Farm Insurance agent, Crystal Breedlove (2nd from left) cut the ribbon Friday, Jan. 18th, during her company’s Open House at its new location--604 W. Virginia Avenue in Crewe, across

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