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Jim Toms opened PaPa Jim’s in October.Out on Rt.15, in Troy, next to the Troy Deli, is PaPa Jim’s Soft Serve Treats, housed under a big red roof. If soft ice cream is your preferred cool summer treat, then PaPa Jim’s has what you’re looking for in house flavors of vanilla, chocolate or a twist. But for novel taste sensation, try the Flavor Burst, classic vanilla with blends of strawberry, banana, cotton candy, tropical orange, butterscotch, mocha cappuccino, butter pecan or raspberry.

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Riding at Sugar Maple Farm.Learning to ride a horse English style can be a very rigid discipline and those who begin at a young age to learn to ride a horse, often accelerate into the show level, most learning to jump and some even make it onto the Olympic equestrian team.

But for those who learn at Sugar Maple Farm, show jumping or the Olympics is not their goal but learning to physically understand their own body movements, control and balance is the true learning experience. Ann Holeywell of Holeywell Therapeutic Horsemanship, sees to it that her students learn good horsemanship during therapy using some of the sweetest and gentlest horses around. Add a comment

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Jeffrey C. Moscicki presented the award to Sierra Durham-Lucero.The University of Virginia Community Credit Union presented a tuition scholarship of $1,500 to Sierra Durham-Lucero, a senior at Fluvanna County High School on May 23. She is one of 11 students to receive the award.

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Tenaska Virginia Partners, L.P., owner of the Tenaska Virginia Generating Station near Scottsville recently awarded a total of $4,000 in college scholarships to four Fluvanna County High School seniors.

These Fluvanna County High School seniors, all of Palmyra, were named scholarship recipients:

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Lake Monticello Internal Medicine staffCrowds of patients and well-wishers turned out June 8 for a retirement and farewell celebration held for long-time area doctor Susan J. Moore. on June 8. Moore has been practicing in Fluvanna for over 20 years, and has been at Lake Monticello Internal Medicine operated by the University of Virginia Health Systems for the last 12 years.

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