Here’s a new way to look at the commission Virginia set up in 1999 to help build a new economy in former tobacco growing counties.
The biggest is to expand rail service in Wythe County; the smallest is a sheep wool baler in Grayon County.
Rasoul gone; Marshall returns after being booted off the body two years ago.
Here are issues that will matter more to Southwest and Southside than to other parts of the state.
Briefs: Alleghany County book project goes on sale this week. Reynolds Homestead to host Smithsonian exhibit.
Not asking for much, just an end to school disparity and a few other things (such as help for Hurley).
Some communities around the country are paying people to move there. The Tobacco Commission has a different approach for Southwest and Southside Virginia.