A split vote at among Amherst Town Council last week narrowly granted Chief Robert Kimbrel the ability to hire a sixth police officer for the town police department.



Property transfers for Lynchburg and the surrounding counties, plus building permits for Campbell County.

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Jerry Page scored the game-winning touchdown. Kevon Williams provided the final heroics, intercepting a pass near midfield. Read more


The Margaret Jones Wyllie ’45 Engineering Program at Sweet Briar College is still taking applications for its Fall 2016 Explore Engineering Weekend for high school girls, scheduled for Oct. 28-29. Read more

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