FEMA rejected requests for aid for victims of the August 2021 flood in Buchanan County, prompting the state to step in.
Students at Averett, Bluefield, Eastern Mennonite and Ferrum can now earn dual degrees from VCU as part of initiative to grow pharmaceutical workforce.
Hospitals’ labor expenses have increased by more than a third from pre-pandemic levels, thanks to a shortage of staff, especially nurses. Second of a two-part series.
Federal pandemic aid is mostly gone, and rising labor and supply costs – and static reimbursement rates – are forcing hospitals to rethink how they provide care. First of a two-part series.
President Biden approved a disaster declaration.
Warner, Kaine, Griffith cite previous request for federal aid for Hurley, ask Biden to consider “cumulative impact on this community.”
Tech-led group had been in the running for up to $100 million in federal funding. However, Richmond-Petersburg project was one of the 21 winners.
A year after a flash flood killed one person and left dozens of families homeless in the Buchanan County community of Hurley, cleanup continues. So does planning for how to keep the next flood from wreaking such devastation.
Paymerang said it initially will hire up to 50 people for its new Big Stone Gap operation.
The demand for the type of coal used in steelmaking is driven by war in Ukraine and infrastructure spending in the U.S.