After almost two years, a student-driven effort to research the history of three early 20th century lynchings in Wise County is getting national attention through an online essay.
The Wise County School board is taking a wait-and-see position on General Assembly action on school funding bills.
A 2018 federal civil case involving a Wise County school resource officer detaining an L.F. Addington Middle School student over suspected cell phone child porn has come to a settlement.
City school board members got a preliminary look at budget projections for the 2020-21 school year Monday, including an anticipated level enrollment for the next school year.
Christina Large enjoys her job at the Wise County Animal Shelter, taking care of cats and dogs and helping with the daily routine.
The man believed to be the target in a Wise County graveyard ambush is in county custody on charges from a separate incident.
Floodwaters were receding in parts of Wise County Friday, but emergency personnel will be watching the area Monday as more rain is expected to move into the region.
Eight months after two female students accused him of sexual harassment, former John I. Burton High School football coach James Adams was fired Friday on a 3-2 vote by the Norton School Board.
Overnight rains soaked the ground and swelled rivers and streams across far Southwest Virginia Thursday, blocking some roads with high water and closing schools and government offices across the area.
Norton City Council has taken the second step in a process to get state funds to rework traffic issues along Park Avenue and U.S. Highway 58.