The three finalists will appear in separate public forums May 2, 4 and 6.
Former Danville economic development chief Telly Tucker will become first president for the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research.
Earlier we were featured in an E&P vodcast.
Briefs: EarthLink CEO to be graduation speaker at UVA Wise. Tech researchers get grant to study food loss between farm and fork. Wytheville CC band performs May 3.
Caesar’s picks contractor for Danville casino. Attorney General Miyares visits Lynchburg and Danville. Food City to hire 1,500.
Briefs: GO Virginia Region 3 board meets May 5. Nominations open for volunteerism and community service awards. Nurses group installs officers. Junior Achievement in Roanoke looking for volunteers.
From elsewhere: Federal Reserve sees moderate growth ahead for Virginia. Shootings dominate Roanoke council debate. Lt. Gov. Sears visits Lynchburg. Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs advance to championship series.
Danville is one of 10 community colleges in Virginia with the designation.
Smoke from the Bedford burn might be seen as far away as Roanoke.
Briefs: Kids fishing day comes to Cave Mountain Lake. University of Lynchburg sets commencement schedule. Lee Smith to speak in Abingdon.