Funding for the program was originally slashed; agencies praise the network but some backers fear that legislators are unfamiliar with its use.
Southwest Virginia ‘ahead of the curve’ on post-pandemic jobs recovery
The region’s employment rebounded to pre-pandemic levels faster than the state as a whole, but challenges remain, according to the CEO of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership.
Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council announces annual award winners
The event recognizes the technology community in the Roanoke and New River valleys.
Banners, business cards, basketball jerseys: the cost of changing a school’s name
Dabney S. Lancaster Community College will become Mountain Gateway on July 1, a process that has taken months — and $250,000 — to complete.
The crypto kings of Craig County
Manifold Mining is now “mining” cryptocurrency in New Castle.
‘This is a void that needs to be filled’
Money from the sale of the last locally-owned daily newspaper in Roanoke will now help fund Cardinal News.
Hospital conversion foundations become philanthropic powers
Many of these foundations have become important forces in communities across Southwest and Southside.
3D-printed houses being built in Pulaski
Plan is to build 200 3D-printed houses across Virginia; said to be the largest 3D-printed home building project in the world. See the video.
New owner of shuttered Patrick County hospital connected to legal controversy in Chicago
Foresight Health CEO Sameer Suhail says he is “100% committed” to the project in Stuart.
Hollins University’s newest president once was told people like her don’t go to college
Mary Dana Hinton took office last summer, was inaugurated last month.