LOS ANGELES (AP) — Five more California counties will move to less restrictive tiers because of improving COVID-19 conditions and no counties regressed, the state Department of Public Health said Tuesday.
Botetourt County libraries and administrative offices will reopen to the public June 1, assuming pandemic conditions do not worsen, according …
The Jackson River Scenic Trail begins just past Covington, about an hour's drive north of Roanoke. It's clean, well maintained, not crowded (yet) and it sports the most modern facilities of any rails-to-trails project in western Virginia.
RICHMOND — Gov. Ralph Northam announced that he is recommending 13 projects for funding by the Appalachian Regional Commission, totaling $4.1 million in grants, three of which are located in areas surrounding Floyd County. Virginia’s Appalachian region encompasses 25 counties and eight independent cities. ARC will finalize approval of these project awards later this year, according to the governor’s announcement.
West Virginia is now paying people to move there.
Years of roadwork are anticipated to culminate in 2024 with construction beginning on a more efficient highway interchange in front of Tanglewood Mall.
Jon Lanford will join Botetourt County as its assistant administrator.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — Alarming increases in COVID-19 inpatients and regional testing positivity have Ballad Health officials concerned.
On Sunday, we looked at Virginia’s latest population estimates, which show that the number of people moving into the Roanoke Valley has picked…
Wayne Strickland, who directs the Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission, plans to retire after 42 years, the organization announced Thursday.