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Greensville County Business, Professional and Occupational Licenses are now due. To avoid penalties, please secure your 2017 license from the Commissioner of the Revenue's Office by March 1, 2017.  The office is located at 1781 Greensville County Circle,  Room 132, Emporia, VA – Highway 301 North – Sussex Dr.  Our telephone number is 434-348-4227. 

Martha S. Swenson

Master Commissioner of the Revenue

Greensville County



City of Emporia

2017 Business Personal Property Returns and 2017 Business and Professional Occupational Licenses (BPOL) are due to be filed with the Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue, 201 South Main Street no later than Tuesday, March 1st to avoid penalty.  The mailing address is Commissioner of the Revenue, P.O. Box 956, Emporia, VA 23847. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to call 434-634-5405.

                                                                                    Joyce E. Prince

                                                                                    Commissioner of the Revenue

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Seeking LPN - Seeking Full-Time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)  with graduation from an accredited school of nursing to join our team in a busy primary care setting. Must have current Virginia license, CPR certification(American Heart Association) a minimum of 1 year experience in clinical setting. If interested submit resume to

The Improvement Association
Family & Community Partnership Coordinator

Responsible for the planning and implementation of comprehensive services for the Head Start children and families in Dinwiddie County.  Recruits and maintains enrollment, assess the needs of parents, and develop strategies to move them towards self-sufficiency.   Must have an understanding of the Head Start philosophy and familiarity with early childhood development.  Must have knowledge of community resources and partnership/relationship building strategies.  Minimum requirements include an AAS Degree in human services, education or a related field, or equivalent education and experience.  Must obtain current First Aid and CPR certification and valid driver’s license.

Submit resume by February 19, 2017  to:
The Improvement Association
Attn:  Human Resource Officer
 1750 East Atlantic Street
Emporia, VA 23847


Drug Free Workplace

Class A or B driver - Class A or B driver needed. Full time year round work. MUST have clean driving record, current medical card and be able to pass a background check. MUST be able to work rotating weekends.For more information, call Lori at 804-972-0596 or email at

Arby's of Emporia is seeking EXPERIENCED back line help.  Must be neat in appearance, able to lift up to 40 pounds, dependable, punctual and have work experience.  Apply in person only Monday to Friday, 9 am to 11 am or 2 pm to 4 pm.  Experienced only need apply.  Ask for Sam.  No phone calls.

Help Wanted: Handyman - Need a handyman to do small to medium jobs to a house in Weldon, NC. Must have references and be serious about doing the work. Please call (804)586-7840 for details. (11/15/2016-11/16/2017)

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Single Wide Trailer - Trailer for sale,made by Taylor 1960,can be fixed,500.00 or best offer. Call 434-637 0090

Motor Cycle - 2003 Harley Davidson Ultra Classic 100th Anniversary Limited Edition. $8000.00Call 434-594-5378. (02/06/2017-03/06/2017)

New Monessen fireplace - gas or wood burning, 50w x 30h x 24d full kit, fire box, 8pcs x 4ft d.pipes, pipe shield, roof spark cap - sell $1000.00. Call 434-637-5049. Emporia


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