Musings: Class of ‘72

By Regena Handy Probably many of us were apprehensive about the new school. After all, we had been together since first grade as children, then...

Letter: Confederate statue

I grew up in Woolwine and presently live in Charlottesville. Patrick County is filled with many wonderful memories and holds a special place in...

Letter: Hospital

On September 13th our hospital closed, including the emergency room. Most people that I’ve heard from say that there’s nothing they can do about...

Letter: Schools

This letter is in response to last week's article in the September 6 edition of The Enterprise. I am responding to the letter from...

Letter: Thanks

I want to thank Debbie Hall for writing such a nice article in The Enterprise about Hatcher's Chapel. It really meant a lot to...

Report from Washington: Disaster relief and the debt ceiling

Congressman Morgan GriffithIn the span of a few weeks, the U.S. mainland has faced two storms of immense power in Hurricanes Harvey and Irma....

Musings: Driving to Texas

By Regena Handy The drive south happened before I had a real good grasp on geography. It took place several years before my oldest brother was...

Letter: Pay inequalities; school board 

 As some (or many) in the county know, I wrote and e-mailed a letter to every member of the Patrick County School Board on...

Letter: Emergency evacuation plan

With the ongoing disaster in Houston, Texas, and our memories of Hurricane Katrina as well as floods, forest fires and tornadoes here in Patrick...

Letter: Confederate monuments

Are Virginia Confederate monuments not protected by law?The ruling that this law is not protecting the monuments must be overturned. Virginia § 15.2-1812 was...