Danville’s Industrial Development Authority bought old, empty buildings — sometimes at above-market prices — with the goal of selling them to developers. The strategy drew some criticism over the years, but local leaders believe it’s paid off in increased tax revenues and new vitality for previously depressed areas of the city.
Seven of the 10 teams saw attendance increases in 2021. This year’s season begins Thursday.
Student-athletes disciplined for sexual misconduct will now be unable to play at UVA Wise.
Bath County is working to get one, but it’s not the only rural county that’s finding the lack of child care is an obstacle to economic development.
Virginia has been left out of national wind energy trends, but that might change soon
So far, the group has produced four books documenting life in and around the town.