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Fourteen-year-old Jack Buckley of Louisa will premiere his 87-minute long animated film “Remnants” at the Vinegar Hill Theater in Charlottesville on June 22.

The Trevilian Station Battlefield Foundation will hold an open house on June 15 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Charles Goodall Trevilian House. Admission for the tour is free. 

The Virginia Renaissance Faire opens May 11 at Lake Anna Winery. In its 18th year, the event offers a variety of fun activities for all ages and draws 20,000 visitors.

Last year, the Mineral Farmers’ Market took first place in the float division advertising the 2018 season of the farmers’ market, which started on May 5.

Phillip Rast (l to r), Tyler Cramer, Garrett Houston and Jake Dailey delivered a performance of Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” that was filled with childish glee and juvenile hilarity.

The Louisa Community Chorus will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year and invites all current and former members to join in the preparations for this year’s concert.

The Louisa Community Chorus members are in their final weeks of rehearsal for their 2015 Concert, “Color My Spirit.”  The concerts will be presented at Louisa United Methodist Church on Friday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 22 at 4 p.m.  There will be songs containing colors in their na…

The Lake Anna Riders motorcycle club is holding a poker run to benefit the Wounded Warriors Project on Saturday, July 25.

The Celebrate Louisa Festival was held Saturday, June 20 in Courthouse Square to recognize the completion of the renovation of downtown Louisa. The 18-month-long project was the culmination of the work of three mayors. Joining Mayor Garland Nuckols (middle) in cutting the celebratory ribbon …

Cameron Willis “the king,” advises Andrew Perkinson “the prince,” to choose a princess at the royal ball during a performance of Cinderella Kids. Directed by Peggy Sadler, local youth who were part of this summer’s Camp Curtain Call, performed a riveting, comical version of the Disney classi…

Spring has arrived and with that comes the annual Mineral Volunteer Fire Department’s carnival and parade. This year’s event begins on Wednesday, April 29 and continues through Saturday, May 2 with several special events planned.

Seven young ladies will compete for the title of Miss Louisa 2015 on Saturday, March 21.  Each contestant will be judged on their interview prior to the pageant, stage presence and will answer an on-stage question.

The famed Barter Players, the State Theatre of the Commonwealth of Virginia, will be in Louisa County on Friday, March 27 for the production of “Anne of Green Gables.” The performance, sponsored by the Louisa County Rotary Club and underwritten by the Rotary Club and other Louisa County busi…

Jefferson-Madison Regional Library invites all readers to participate in an exciting program that will be held during March 2015. JMRL is partnering with the National Endowment for the Arts in The Big Read.

The Louisa County Arts Center’s Little Theater is holding auditions for its newest performance, “Daddy’s Dyin’, Who’s Got the Will?”

Louisa County Junior 4-H Camp is scheduled for June 1 through 5. June 1 and 2 are calendared snow days for Louisa County Public Schools. If June 1 becomes a school day, camp will be from June 2 through 6.  If June 2 also becomes a school day, camp will be from June 3 through 7.

The Charlottesville District United Methodist Vision Team in partnership with Heart Havens will sponsor a concert featuring Bill Henderson, accompanied by pianist Jeff Suling, on Sunday, February 15 at 3 p.m. at the V. Earl Dickinson Building at Piedmont Virginia Community College, 501 Colle…

Join the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) on Saturday, Feb. 14 for a multi-celebration from 5 until 9 p.m. at the Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center.

After 14 years of service to the Town of Louisa, Brian Marks is retiring from his position as town manager.

The excitement is growing as a big night approaches for Lake Anna. The Lake Anna Business Partnership’s Valentine’s Day/Vegas Night event will be held Feb. 14 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Lake Anna Winery.

Women of the Moose #1850 will host a benefit bingo for Louisa Varsity Head Coach Mark Fischer on Dec. 6 at its facility, located on School Bus Road.

Members of the Louisa Community Chorus are rehearsing diligently to prepare the music for this year’s concert.  The concert is entitled “With A Song In My Heart” and will feature the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein, as well as spirituals, jazz and “Let it Go” from the Disney movie “Frozen.”

The third annual Evan Adams Memorial Benefit Ride kicks off on Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Court Café and Pub in the town of Louisa at 9 a.m. to raise money to help a six-year-old boy with neurogenic bladder syndrome and kidney reflux.

Around the same time that Maude Maddox has the distinction of being the first woman to register to vote, Aunt Dinah Robinson (pictured) was working as a janitor at Mineral Elementary School. An almost century old poll book show that Maddox registered in June 1920 at Poindexter Store.

September is Library Card Signup Month, a time when the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library joins with the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to make sure that our students have the most important school supply of all: a free library card.

Each year, the 40-member KENA Patriot’s Shrine Club aims to donate more than $12,000 to the 22 Shriners Hospitals across the country.

Louisa AARP is planning a cruise to the Panama Canal Feb. 16 through Feb. 27, 2015. The 12 day, 11 night cruise will leave Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and will visit Aruba, Cartagena, Columbia, Panama Canal, Panama, Colon, Panama, Limon, Costa Rica, Ochos Rios, Jamaica and then back to Ft. Lauderdale.

The 72nd annual Louisa Fireman’s Fair and Parade held by the Louisa Volunteer Fire Department began Wednesday, July 2 at the fairgrounds. Gates open to the public each evening at 6 p.m., with rides starting at 7 p.m. Armbands are available each evening for purchase for rides. On Thursday, Ju…

The Louisa Area Soccer Association  (LASA) and the inclusive Louisa Football Club (LFC) have been parts of the community for a good while now.

The Louisa Arts Center has scheduled several family-friendly movies for June and July at 7 p.m. Included in the lineup are Ghostbusters on June 3, Monsters University on June 10, Mary Poppins on June 17, Up on July 1, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on July 8, Despicable Me 2 on July 15, E.T. o…

The Louisa Arts Center has scheduled several family-friendly movies for June and July at 7 p.m. Included in the lineup are Ghostbusters on June 3, Monsters University on June 10, Mary Poppins on June 17, Up on July 1, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on July 8, Despicable Me 2 on July 15, E.T. o…

Registration for Mineral Baptist Church’s Centershot summer archery program is now underway.   This year, in addition to the introductory course, Centershot 101, there will be an advanced program, Centershot 201, for those who have completed one year of Centershot.

The Pat’s Blue Goose Chapter 59 of the P. Buckley Moss Society will hold a Longaberger basket bingo to help raise funds for Trey Pugh.

The Jefferson Area Board for Aging (JABA) will hold its 10th annual Happy Birthday to You fund raiser on Friday, June 27 from 2 until 4 p.m.

The Pat’s Blue Goose Chapter 59 of the P. Buckley Moss Society will hold a Longaberger basket bingo to help raise funds for Trey Pugh on Saturday, May 24.

Craft breweries from around Virginia will be joined by others from along the East Coast in the first Lake Anna Brewfest to be held on Saturday, May 17 from 11 to 5 p.m. at the Cutalong development.

It’s parade time in Mineral and the annual event will step off down Mineral Avenue at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 8 featuring fire and emergency response apparatus, marching units, horses, antique and modern vehicles and business entries.

Growing up in inner-city Richmond, Mike Crawley developed a passion for utilizing community outreach programs as a way to spread the Gospel.

Thanks to a combination of inspiration and perspiration, members of the Lake Anna Business Partnership have arranged for an intriguing concert series to be held at Anna Point Marina throughout the upcoming summer.