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Altavista is mostly a dying town, but the E&S Mart in Altavista is the best! Its a very small town, with most of the businesses leaving for either Lynchburg or Roanoke.
Altavista is a small rural town with a immersive history. Visit the Avoca Museum, take a walk down Main Street, or attend the First Saturday Trade Lot for fun and history of the town.
Just a small town. Everybody knows everybody. No night life at all. Very close to Lynchburg Va a nice city with lots more to do.