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Liles welcomed as new I-M head of advertising

The Independent-Messenger welcomed Darian Liles as its new head of advertising Monday.

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Saturday 09/15/2018
Gauldin turns 100
Posted: September 15, 2018

August 24 was quite a day for Emporia’s own Ethel Bowen Gauldin. On that day she celebrated her 100th birthday.

Friday 09/07/2018
EGCC preparing for Beef Festival
Posted: September 07, 2018

The Emporia-Greensville Chamber of Commerce’s 14th annual Barbecue Beef Festival is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 12. The event is always well attended.

Tuesday 08/28/2018
Sorority sisters work months to pull off annual golf tournament
Posted: August 28, 2018

When the golfers stepped onto the course at Emporia Country Club for the recent Beta Sigma Phi Golf Tournament, they probably did not realize the full extent of work the sorority sisters put in to have a successful event.

Friday 08/17/2018
Emporia-Greensville community fills Meherrin River Park
Posted: August 17, 2018

The Emporia Police Department and Greensville County Sheriff’s Office held a special event Tuesday at the EGRA Park. It was the second year that the local law enforcement held the event.

Monday 08/06/2018
Community gathers Tuesday
Posted: August 06, 2018

Local law enforcement offices are partnering to host the 3rd annual “National Night Out, Unity Within Our Community” on Tuesday. The event will be held at the EGRA Park from 6-9 p.m. All children and adults are encouraged to attend.

Saturday 08/04/2018
Beta Sigma Phi golf generates revenue for civic organizations
Posted: August 04, 2018

The second Friday in August is just around the corner and that means it is almost time for Beta Sigma Phi’s annual golf tournament at the Emporia Country Club to raise proceeds for community groups and civic organizations.

Friday 07/27/2018
Paddling the Meherrin
Posted: July 27, 2018

Tuesday brought the opportunity for YMCA summer youth to hop in a canoe and paddle the waterways of the Meherrin. For some of the kids, it was their maiden voyage in a canoe. Others had been there and done that through the annual “Float on the River”.

Wednesday 07/25/2018
Renegades football practice underway
Posted: July 25, 2018

The Greensville County High School football teams have not quite started practice, but their younger counterparts, the Renegades, are preparing for their season as signups continue for the EGRA program.