For Sale – Approx. 1,600 mostly 12 inch cinder blocks, NEW, $2,000 for all. Set of scaffolding $250. Call (434) 568-4091 between 7PM & 9PM. ………………………….. (8/10-8/17)


LEGAL NOTICE Olga Cruz-Hidalgo Trading as: Fiesta Mexico Mexican Restaurant 1799 N Mecklenburg Ave LaCrosse Mecklenburg County, Virginia 23950 The above establishment is applying to the VIRGINIA ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL (ABC) AUTHORITY for aMixed Beverage Restaurant license to sell or manufacture alcoholic beverages. Olga Cruz-Hidalgo, President Date notice posted at establishment: 8/10/2022 NOTE:  Objections to the issuance of this license […]


LEGAL NOTICE VIRGINIA: IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR MECKLENBURG COUNTY P.O. BOX 530 393 WASHINGTON STREET BOYDTON, VA 23917 CASE NO. CL22-695 Commonwealth of Virginia, in re: SYLVIA N. HARVEY v. ARNOLD J. HARVEY ORDER OF PUBLICATION The object of this suit is to obtain a divorce from the bonds of matrimony from the said defendant, upon the grounds of […]


LAND FOR SALE- Almost 10 acres on Wilbourne Road, Mecklenburg County, Va.  Asking $75,000, as is. Call (252) 714-8589 ………………………….. (8/10-8/31)

08-10-2022 E-Edition

‘A gift to the future’

A rousing debut for ‘groundbreaking’ facility

Youngkin joins county leaders for MCHS-MCMS ribbon cutting “We are here to honor what this county has accomplished, a new school that was years in the making.” With those words, Mecklenburg County Board of Supervisors Chair Glenn Barbour welcomed Gov. Glenn Youngkin, state and county leaders to a Friday afternoon dedication ceremony for Mecklenburg County’s new high school and middle […]

Taylor quits Council seat after motion for criminal referral fails

Document disposal controversy leads to accusations of trespassing by Moss

South Hill Town Council member Ben Taylor resigned his seat Monday night during a heated council meeting that started 50 minutes late and included a call by Taylor to investigate trespass charges against fellow Council member Shep Moss. Council rejected Taylor’s motion to refer a trespassing complaint against Moss to law enforcement for possible prosecution, but a majority of members […]

Supervisors celebrate 100th birthday of Black county educator

The 100th birthday of longtime educator Howard E. Robinson was celebrated Monday by the Mecklenburg County Board of Supervisors. Supervisor David Brankley read the following resolution into the record before handing it to Robinson. WHEREAS, the Mecklenburg County Board of Supervisors does hereby wish to honor Mr. Howard E. Robinson on reaching the milestone of his 100th birthday, and; WHEREAS, […]

Heverin gets 63 years, Meadows 25 years in foiled home invasion

Attempted robbery in Skipwith ended with death of gang member

Two members of the self-styled “Gun Play Crew Gang” were sentenced last week for their role in a deadly failed home invasion in Skipwith in March 2020. On Wednesday, the leader of the group and the mastermind of the attempted robbery, Jack Heverin of Virgilina, received a sentence of 63 years from Mecklenburg Circuit Judge S. Anderson Nelson, with 63 […]

Two treated for injuries in South Hill duplex fire

Two victims were treated for either burns or smoke inhalation after being rescued from a duplex fire in South Hill on Sunday. The South Hill Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 100 block of Binford Street in South Hill, joined by La Crosse and Buckhorn firefighters and South Hill Police and the Southside Rescue Squad, after […]