Virginia has enough COVID-19 testing kits to handle 300 to 400 people, and that number may go up to 500 to 600 in a week.
UVA Wise officials announced Wednesday that students are being asked to stay home after spring break as the college ordered classes to go online and gatherings or events of 100 or more people be cancelled or postponed.
Duane Miller and Craig Seaver know the importance of regional cooperation in Southwest Virginia.
A $140,000 Virginia Tobacco Commission grant has helped attract an information technology company’s planned $1.15 million expansion into Washington County.
Wise County General District Judge Ron Elkins moves to a new bench in August.
Methamphetamine is now a bigger threat than opioids to Southwest Virginia drug users, federal drug officials told a group of sheriffs at a roundtable meeting Friday.
Six sites – including three former schools in Wise and Lee counties – are getting a look at their potential for redevelopment under a $600,000 federal grant.
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise will see a new $2 million scholarship fund after a gift from the Rapha Foundation.
The subject of a March 2019 manhunt across the Mountain Empire Community College campus will serve seven years in prison.
The Inn at Wise is the central location this week for the supernatural horror film “The Whittler”, scheduled for release on Amazon Prime in June.