The Emporia Police Department has received what they are calling a "Credible Threat" of violence at this year's Virgninia Peanut Festival. The EPD, assisted by other law enforcement agencies, will have multiple tents and an increased presence. Festival attendees are asked to be vigilant and aware of their surroundings. If you see something, say something.

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Lisa Schaffner of UNOS, Visits Crater Community Hospice as Their September Coffee Chat Speaker

PETERSBURG - Lisa Schaffner of UNOS, Visits Crater Community Hospice as Their September Coffee Chat Speaker. Special Thanks to Lisa Schaffner of UNOS, The United Network of Organ Sharing, for her heartfelt and passionate presentation at our September Coffee Chat. We had a large group of community members present for Lisa's presentation; she had us laughing one minute and in tears the next with her amazing stories of hope, life and giving. UNOS is truly making a difference in our community and throughout the nation, Matching Organs. Saving Lives. For more information please visit their website www.unos.org The Crater Community Hospice Coffee Chat Educational Series is held the first Thursday of each month from 9:00-10:00 am in our Petersburg office at 3916 S. Crater Road Petersburg, VA 23805. Please join us! Our programs are always free of charge and open to the community. For more information visit the Events page on our website at www.cratercommunityhospice.org.

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