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Kaine introduces bill to protect LGBT Americans from housing discrimination

Recently, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine led 15 of his colleagues to introduce the Fair and Equal Housing Act of 2017, a bill that would add...

U.S., China finalize details to send U.S. beef to China

As part of the U.S.-China 100-Day Action plan recently announced by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Secretary of the Treasury Steven T....

County to purchase 124 acres to expand corporate park

The Economic Development Authority of Montgomery County recently entered into a contract with Cox Family Farms, LLC, to purchase 124 acres of property located...

Stipes to seek re-election for council

  Photo courtesy of ChristiansburgBrad Stipes Another Christiansburg incumbent has made it official that he will seek re-election this fall. Brad Stipes has turned in signatures...

Craig County Sheriff Office Award

The Craig County Sheriff's Office recently received an award from the 2017 Virginia Highway Safety Summit. It read: “The award was presented to Craig...

Governor McAuliffe announces $68,000 donation to support state programs for Homeless Veterans

Smithfield Foods honored at special ceremony for donation to the Veterans Services Foundation Governor Terry McAuliffe recently announced that Smithfield Foods has donated $68,000 to...

USDA celebrates National Homeownership Month

Events across the nation to spotlight efforts to help rural Americans buy homes Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Rural Development Roger Glendenning recently kicked off National...

Longtime businessman to run for mayor

Photo by Marty GordonRoger Woolwine turns in his paperwork earlier this week to the Montgomery County Voter Registrar to run for mayor of Christiansburg...

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