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CMH celebrates Black History Month

This February, VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital (VCU Health CMH) celebrated Black History Month by telling the stories of several black families that work together ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Report.

Bill requires renaming of highway

By Cameron Jones Capital News Service The Virginia General Assembly has approved a bill renaming sections of U.S. Route 1 almost 100 years after it ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Report.

Lawmakers ban gay panic defense in Virginia

By Cierra Parks Capital News Service Virginia lawmakers passed a bill that will ban the use of a person’s perceived or actual sexual orientation or ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Ladies of the Lake donate to Cancer Care

The Ladies of the Lake Cancer Support Group turned COVID social distancing into an art form with the help of Keith Papke, a photographer/videographer who ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Delegate celebrates Senate passage of limited paid leave bill

By Zachary Klosko Capital News Service After four years and multiple bills, Del. Elizabeth Guzmán, D-Woodbridge, is on the cusp of being able to secure ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Grain farmers urged to watch for rapid price changes

Last year’s enormous agricultural commodity price drops due to the COVID-19 pandemic were a “black swan” event, Dr. David Kohl, Virginia Tech professor emeritus of ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

DMV adds more online options

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is now offering even more convenient online service options for customers during the current COVID-19 pandemic.  Customers can ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Scholarship deadline extended until March 7

Benchmark Community Bank has extended the deadline for its annual SmartStart Community Commitment Scholarships. Due to widespread power outages experienced by many households following recent ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Report.

Roads remain closed

Multiple Charlotte County roads remain closed in the Lynchburg District of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) due to recent storms.  According to a release ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Report.

Governor hands out food in Charlotte

Gov. Ralph Northam spent some time handing out meals to those without power and in need Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 23, in front of the Charlotte ... Read more

1 week ago by Titus Mohler.

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