After a quarter-century of service, Jack Hobbs was honored last Wednesday in his final Amherst Town Council meeting.
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U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-6th District, and U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Steve Agee took the stage at Liberty University Wednesday to discuss their views on the role of the judicial branch of government for the university’s Constitution Week. Read more
The Amherst cross country team competed in last week’s Seminole District meet at Human-Kind in Lynchburg, and the girls’ team earned fifth place while the boys finished sixth. Read more
A weekend to investigate archaeological evidence on Oct. 6 and 7 is the latest addition to Sweet Briar’s popular “Explore” series for high school girls. Read more
It was Abraham Lincoln who coined the phrase “government of the people, by the people, for the people” during a brief little speech he delivered on a battlefield at Gettysburg, Pa. That concept of self-governance has been a driving force behind the United States since the 13 original colonie… Read more