The Russell County band is rising on the country charts. This week, it played the Grand Ole Opry.
Mining ended at the site in the early 1980s.
Briefs: Harvest Foundation invests $7 million in economic development in Martinsville/Henry County. Tech announces changes to promote research growth. Grants announced for Russell County, Dabney S. Lancaster.
A salmon farm the size of 13 football fields is under construction on the Russell-Tazewell county line.
What Appalachia really needs is more private investment. So why aren’t all those companies who profess a commitment to social values making Appalachia one of those?