Reviving a town square project in Amherst that aims to create a central gathering spot in front of the historic courthouse facing South Main Street received heavy discussion from Amherst County and Town of Amherst officials last Wednesday.
AMHERST — A bridge over U.S. 29 in Amherst on South Main Street is a step closer to bearing the name of Lucas B. Dowell, a Virginia State Police trooper with local ties who was killed while serving in the line of duty Feb. 4. Read more
In their third year of participating in archery, a pair of Amelon Elementary School students recently hit personal high marks at a state tournament. Read more