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IN THE CARPENTER'S WORKSHOP: Money and the church

"Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this," says the LORD Almighty, "and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it" ~Malachi 3:10 Every year during the stewa

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

SoBo Farmers Market manager attends conference

Last week, Downtown South Boston Farmers Market Manager Ben Capozzi was in Roanoke for the Virginia Farmers Market Manager Association's annual conference. The event brought together managers from almost every county in the state for two days of presentations covering everything from data collection

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 00:40:00

Council approves Shentel conduit access agreement

Halifax Town Council has approved a conduit access agreement between the town, the county and Shentel extending the current lease through May 31, 2023. Council members unanimously approved at their meeting Tuesday an agreement allowing Shentel's rent to remain at $12,600 through May 31, 2019 followe

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

County schools awarded gold certification

Three school divisions received top awards in the 2017 Virginia School Boards Association's (VSBA) Green Schools Challenge, a friendly competition designed to encourage implementation of specific environmental policies and practical actions that reduce the carbon emissions generated by both the loca

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

Despite slight hike, Thanksgiving meal still bargain in Va.

Virginians will be able to feed their families a Thanksgiving meal for about $5.06 per person this year, according to an informal price survey conducted by the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation. The survey of the price of basic items found on Virginians' Thanksgiving tables places the average cost of

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

VIRGINIA AFIELD: For nocturnal hunting, eyes in the dark

When it comes to predator hunting there's a lot out on the interweb that folks are using all around the country but not so much that applies directly to our region. And make no mistake, our region is full of predators like fox and coyote that need thinning. So when I met Joe Zaffuto at the recent Vi

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

LETTER: Never forget them

With appearance of a new school superintendent, we have an almost complete disappearance of veterans' appreciation celebrations. The singular occasion at the high school to my knowledge was the only program presented. This program was not published or announced in a timely fashion in public media or

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

Man pleads no contest to eluding charges

Timothy Thor Austin Jr., a 27-year-old Chatham resident, pleaded no contest last Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a number of charges, including those related to eluding police in April. Austin pleaded no contest to felony charges for eluding police and being a violent felon in possession

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 01:46:00

Winona School Board reflects on failed referendum

WINONA - "It's a big deal what we're trying to do," said Winona Area Public Schools Board Member Jeanne Nelson. "We have to keep pushing forward." Nelson, like the rest of the WAPS school board and Superintendent Rich Dahman agreed Thursday night that the failure of the district's Nov. 7 bond refere

POST-BULLETIN - 2017-11-17 16:05:00

Habitat for Humanity Winona receives large grant

Habitat for Humanity Winona-Fillmore Counties WINONA, Minn. (WKBT) - Otto Bremer Trust has awarded Habitat for Humanity Winona-Fillmore Counties and the City of Winona grant of $60,000. The funding will support home repair for homeowners with limited income through A Brush With Kindness and City re

NEWS8000.COM - 2017-11-17 21:56:24

Winona man pleads guilty to second degree murder

WINONA, Minn. (WKBT) - A plea deal is reached in the murder of a 24-year-old Lewiston, Minnesota woman. 25-year-old Kyle Allers of Winona pleaded guilty Wednesday to second degree intentional murder of Tasha Hanson. With the plea agreement, the other charges against Allers will be dismissed when the

NEWS8000.COM - 2017-11-16 05:04:27

PHOTOS: Texas dogs at the Winona Area Humane Society

Buy Now Ashley Potters of the Winona Area Humane Society holds two chihuahuas', Lucy, right, and Baby, left, on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. Lucy and Baby are two of several dogs the Winona Area Humane Society has for adoption that came from Texas following Hurricane Harvey. Chuck Miller, Winona Daily

WINONA DAILY NEWS

Local creations galore at Winona Art Walk

by SARAH SQUIRES The jingle bells are jingling and the great countdown has begun; shoppers bundled against the cold are scurrying to local businesses, scratching off present lists one by one. But as the first snowflakes begin to fall this season, another tradition unique to Winona is on the horizo

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Vicki Englich: Winona Art Walk and Tour: A holiday tradition

It's that time of year again! For me, the holiday season begins with the Winona Art Walk and Tour. I believe the late Bernadette Mahfood started the event in the early 2000s, and I discovered her art at the former Studios on 5th. I was her customer before I was her friend, and the Art Walk introduce

WINONA DAILY NEWS

Elder Network caregiver support groups in Wabasha, Winona

The Elder Network will host support groups for caregivers in Wabasha and Winona. In Wabasha, the next support group will meet at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20 at Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center, 1200 Grant Blvd. West. In Winona, the next meeting will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6 at the Elder Networ

WINONA DAILY NEWS

Recycling in Winona County: The good, the bad and the non-recyclable

Winona County residents appear to be getting the hang of it. Almost a year after Winona County shifted its recycling services from Veolia to Harter's Quick Clean Up of La Crosse, Wis., the county's sustainability coordinator, Anne Morse, said she is pleased with what she saw from a Winona County col

WINONA DAILY NEWS

Manistee Choral Society prepares for 59th concert

MANISTEE - The Manistee Choral Society's annual Christmas Concert is set to perform for its 59th year. The Victorian Christmas Concert will include carols and other songs of [...] MANISTEE - The Manistee Choral Society's annual Christmas Concert is set to perform for its 59th year. The Victorian Chr

PIONEERGROUP.COM - 2017-11-17 22:09:33

Manistee Middle/High School presents 'Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon'

MANISTEE - The stage lights at the Manistee Middle/High School auditorium will be shining brightly this weekend when the curtain rises on the production of "The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon." [...] MANISTEE - The stage lights at the Manistee Middle/High School auditorium will be shining brightly th

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Hepatitis A outbreak investigated in Michigan

MANISTEE COUNTY - A large hepatitis A outbreak continues to be investigated by local, state and federal public health officials in Southeast Michigan. Due to the potential spread of [...] MANISTEE COUNTY - A large hepatitis A outbreak continues to be investigated by local, state and federal public h

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Meet the 2017-18 Bobcats hoop teams

BRETHREN - Brethren's boys and girls basketball teams officially kicked off the winter seasons on Friday with Meet the Team night. The teams held a series of scrimmages [...] BRETHREN - Brethren's boys and girls basketball teams officially kicked off the winter seasons on Friday with Meet the Team n

PIONEERGROUP.COM - 2017-11-18 03:05:36