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Governor Northam signs Executive Order to enhance protection of Virginia’s air, water and public...

“I am proud to take executive action to safeguard Virginia’s environment and improve the quality of life of all Virginians,” said Governor Northam. “DEQ has protected...

Virginia strawberry growers expect a strong season

~ Local, fresh strawberries available statewide ~ Spring has ushered in a bumper crop of fresh, juicy strawberries across the Commonwealth and Virginia’s strawberry growers...

Tobacco remains Virginia’s top organic commodity

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) recently released its 2016 Certified Organic Production Report from the survey conducted earlier this...

12th Annual Chocolate Party

The Blacksburg New School will be hosting their 12th Annual Chocolate Party event at the University Mall, 801 University City Boulevard on Saturday, February...

Craig County High School honors local Veterans

Pam Dudding Contributing writer “With respect, honor and gratitude, thank you Veterans, we honor those who served,” was recently written on a local program. On Friday, November...

Governor and First Lady Northam join Virginia Council on Women to announce Seventh Annual...

“Encouraging young women to explore their passions and pursue careers in fast-growing, high-demand industries like science, technology, engineering and math is crucial to bolstering...

Sun shines on Roanoke Valley Wine Company

SALEM – Rob and Beth Crittenden became wine geeks and fell in love with Oregon wines about the time they got married in 1985. The...

‘Sounds of the Season’ Holiday concert brings community together

Pam Dudding Contributing writer It’s always a special time when the students from the local school present a special holiday concert. The Craig County High School Choir...

Governor Northam announces Vietnam Veterans Day, participates in Pinning Ceremony

“It’s never too late to say ‘thank you’ to the brave men and women who have stepped up and answered the call to serve,”...

Resources exist to help with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Pam Dudding Contributing writer Sometimes help from outside of one's sphere of influence can bring a triumphant victory in life and lifestyle. “Over the last few years,...