A special election is expected to be held in November.
The biggest is to expand rail service in Wythe County; the smallest is a sheep wool baler in Grayon County.
Briefs: Four localities in Southwest get federal grants. Roanoke theater delays show due to covid. UVA Wise to hold summer band camp. Virginia Western student wins prestigious scholarship.
From elsewhere: Activists want Farmville immigrant detention center shut down. Youngkin wants faculty with diverse views. Patrick County excited by hospital plans.
The Moton Museum will now be a National Park Service Affiliated Area.
Jerry Wallace will take office in July.
Four grants go to groups in Southwest and Southside to promote talent pipelines.
Popular trail in Montgomery County will be closed this weekend. Mountain Empire to hold teacher training in STEM.
From elsewhere: Roanoke gun violence commission looks for solutions. Good holds fund-raising advantage over Moy. Nottoway registrar welcomes AG’s investigation.
Briefs: UVA Wise names student speaker for graduation. VCEDA approves grant for restaurant in Pocahontas. Smith Mountain Lake marina raises $100,000 for charity.