Four manufacturers in Virginia’s coalfields are part of a pilot project aimed at developing a clean-energy industry cluster.
A pilot project to grow barley for beer and spirits has expanded over the past three years and is now working with a half-dozen farmers in three Southwest Virginia counties.
Virginia Tech-led group is one of 60 under consideration; 20 to 30 will be chosen.
The plan is seen as a boost to the region’s life science industry.
Can region become part of the supply chain for wind turbine components?
The gift from Norris Mitchell is the university’s largest ever donation from an alumnus.
Spurred by August storm in Hurley, legislation would create state flood relief fund .
FEMA had earlier turned down assistance for the Buchanan County community.
Danville and Abingdon are among the first localities in the state to consider a so-called Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area license.
Almost three months after a storm brought devastating flooding and mudslides to the Buchanan County community of Hurley, residents and volunteers continue their slow recovery – and wait for help from FEMA that might never come.