From elsewhere: Bristol mayor says goal is to close controversial landfill. Sovah Health to pay $4.36 million to settle lawsuit. Virginia coal production climbs.
Lilly Winwood, daughter of Steve Winwood, will open the show.
UVA Wise gets federal grant to continue Upward Bound program. Kruger Brothers and Kontras Quartet to play at Blue Ridge Music Center.
From elsewhere: Lynchburg bus drivers want to unionize. Covid cases decline in Roanoke Valley but not statewide.
Briefs: Campbell County holds ‘signing day.’ Communication tower to be installed on Whitetop Mountain. Mill Mountain Zoo gets $1,000 grant. Wythe County gets $4 million federal funding for water.
Now in its second year, program has awarded $100,000 in all.
From elsewhere: Virginia pursues high-speed rail between Richmond and Raleigh. Meat processor drops bid to build in Halifax County. Beth Macy’s ‘Dopesick’ wins Peabody.
The program looks at what’s in the state budget.
The event is part of a national movement.
Foundation gives $750,000 to Virginia 4H. VCEDA awards grant to Wise County business. Radford University planetarium to host events.