From elsewhere: Bedford supervisors kill utility-scale solar farm ordinance. Halifax County teen has 1.5 million followers on TikTok. South Boston family agonizes over loved one in Ukraine. Roanoke couple gets married outside convenience store where they met.
Nine of the 10 highest infection rates in the state are in Southwest; 15 of the top 16 are near or west of the Blue Ridge.
Briefs: GE Aviation recruits at Danville Community College. Forest Service holds prescribed burn today in Alleghany County.
From elsewhere: Group forms to promote cannabis cultivation in Southside. Virginia needs to get serious about megasites, outgoing VEDP head says. Park Service to hold hearings on Roanoke Valley outdoor sites.
Youngkin signs measure for bonds for Virginia Tech building.
Briefs: Appalachian School of Law has new logo. W&L holds symposium on Civil War. VDOT seeks input on two projects in Roanoke Valley. Forest Service sets burn in Bath County.
Carroll County asks governor to stop sale of training center property. Danville semi-finalist for national award. Blues Traveler coming to Roanoke.
Briefs: Virginia Tech receives award for Black College Institute. Forest Service sets prescribed burns in Montgomery and Wythe counties.
From elsewhere: House kills cannabis regulation bill. Danville Otterbots announce coaching staff. Halifax County native to lead White House project.
This is the couple’s fourth child. Their third was born on the eve of the 2019 session, a day after the Roanoke County senator announced for re-eletction.