In a reversal fueled by fears over COVID-19, the Nottoway School Board voted 5-0 Thursday night to abandon -- at least for now -- its planned “hybrid” model and instead hold a virtual re-opening when the new school year begins Tuesday, Sept. 8th.
With hurricane season underway and a pandemic now entering its seventh month, Nottoway County’s preparedness for natural disasters and other emergencies continues to be criticized by a freshman member of the Board of Supervisors.
Unless Town Council issues another pandemic extension, a number of Blackstone utility customers are facing disconnection later this month due to nonpayment.
Crewe has become the first town in Nottoway County to have a majority of women serving on Town Council.
I was gonna write, “You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby” for the headline about four women now serving on Crewe Town Council. But I feared backlash and accusations of being sexist. Then I thought about joking that the new Council’s first big decision was approving a weekly shoe allowance. But folks, I’m way too smart for that!