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Congress passes Warner measures to improve care for Medicare patients

~ Bills heading to the President’s desk include bipartisan efforts to improve health outcomes for those living with chronic conditions ~ Recently, a package of...

Perdue names appointees to the Virginia USDA Farm Service Agency State Committee

U. S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the Virginia USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) state committee....

Homeland produced by Fox 21 Television Studios slated to have record impact on Virginia’s...

~ Virginia-filmed season seven will premiere February 11 on Showtime ~ It was recently announced that the critically-acclaimed Showtime drama Homeland, produced by Fox 21...

More medals for Beliveau Estate Winery

Beliveau Estate Winery has received a Concordance Gold Medal in the 2017 Wines of the South Competition for its “Discovery” 2015, a sweet white...

Garden Club talk on Hummingbirds

The New Castle Garden Club invites everyone interested in the tiny and amazing Hummingbird to join them when retired Virginia Tech professor Dr. Jerry...

Warner meets with President’s nominee for Appalachian Regional Commission Co-Chair

~ Expressed optimism about shared priorities for Appalachia, concern about Trump proposal to defund ARC ~ U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) recently met with...

Summer jobs in Virginia State Parks

Virginia State Parks is hanging out the “Help Wanted” sign for everyone from high school students to senior citizens. From lifeguards and snack bar workers...

Regarding an article in the January 31, 2018, New Castle Record edition

The New Castle Record has received feedback on the article about the Ponton family's struggles with autism and other neurological disorders that their son...

Senate leaders urged to fund community health centers

More than 300,000 Virginians in underserved communities rely on this funding for basic healthcare services U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA)...

Governor Northam announces $440,000 in USDA Specialty Crop Block Grants available for Virginia Agricultural...

Request for applications now open, deadline for submission is March 15, 2018 It was recently announced that groups seeking to improve the competitiveness of specialty...