Though canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the summer program is taking on a different life this year through a variety of new and exciting activities.
Kingsport plans to spend approximately $4 million on street resurfacing during the next fiscal year, which begins July 1.
The Sullivan County school board chairman says the pandemic hasn’t slowed the project, which was already delayed a year by rainy weather.
A year-long process to make the former J.J. Kelly High School building a Wise County community services facility came to a stop Thursday.
Flames were showing through the roof when firefighters arrived on the scene and crews worked quickly to extinguish the fire and suppress the heavy smoke. The restaurant reopened about two hours after the incident.
The chances for a referendum in August to equalize the local option sales tax to 2.75% countywide in Sullivan County weren’t looking good Friday morning.
Though not required, all guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks while at the aquatic center unless actively swimming. If you are sick or experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home.
The Wise County Board of Supervisors heard the county school system’s proposed budget Thursday along with a glimpse of the county’s own pandemic-related budget issues in fiscal year 2020-21.
Although there have been several committee meetings over the past couple of weeks, the March and April county commission meetings were canceled due to the COVID-19 crisis.
U.S. Forest Service officials are looking for the person or persons responsible for spraying graffiti on a landmark overlooking the Little Stony Falls trailhead in Scott County.
On Wednesday, the county’s budget committee got its first official look at the county school system’s funding request for the upcoming fiscal year.
Virginians in most regions will get their first taste of eased COVID-19 emergency restrictions Friday, as the first phase of Gov. Ralph Northam’s “Forward Virginia” plan goes into effect.
Megan Almaroad became director of advancement operations effective May 11 and has a long history of work with the college. She most recently was coordinator of Advancement Operations.
A former sawmill and industrial site near Jonesville has a $208,000 boost for cleanup and incorporation in a larger outdoor recreation site.
The Dobyns-Bennett Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps has received the Distinguished Unit Award for the 13th consecutive year.