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Hospital sets construction start Oct. 3

Groundbreaking for 70-bed VCU-CMH
facility slated at 73-acre building site

Clarksville gets more time for Cove Project

Auctioneer recalls tobacco’s heydey

Back when tobacco, the “golden leaf” of Virginia was a celebrated crop, and tobacco auctions were a festive occasion, no one was more celebrated than the market auctioneer.

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Comets win season opener, 38-18

HCHS had success in all three phases of football and repelled a gritty effort by Patrick County Friday night.

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Obituaries

Christeen Farmer Armstrong

SoVaNow.com / January 14, 2013
Christeen Farmer Armstrong of Vernon Hill went to be with her Lord on Saturday, Jan.12, 2013. She was born in Oconee County, S.C., on Aug. 17, 1917 and was 95 years old. She was the daughter of the late James Hoke Farmer and Lillian Wilson Farmer and was married to the late Edgar Felton Armstrong. She was a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church.

Mrs. Armstrong is survived by a son, Ernest Lee Armstrong of Vernon Hill, a sister, Rachel Griffin of Greenwood, S.C., five grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and five great, great grandchildren.

In honor of her wishes there will be no service.

Online condolences may be made at http://www.powellfuneralscom.

The family is being served by Powell Funeral Home.

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