PARIS (AP) — Macron says France will withdraw more than 2,000 troops from anti-extremism force in Africa’s Sahel region.
Just a couple of hours due east of Mexico City — past the country’s most famous volcanoes and some beautiful mountainous terrain — is Puebla. Visit, if for no other reason than to sample its amazing local cuisine. The region is famous for its eye-catching sweets — there’s even a street — Calle de los Dulces — famous for its abundance of sweet shops.
RICHMOND — Gov. Ralph Northam announced that he is recommending 13 projects for funding by the Appalachian Regional Commission, totaling $4.1 …
An online meeting is slated for April 1 at 5 p.m. to provide updates on the U.S. Highway 58 corridor improvements between Abingdon and Damascus.
The Napa Valley region has been ordered to evacuate due to wildfire. It has destroyed homes, buildings, forests and one of Napa Valley’s iconi…
See an afternoon and evening through the eyes of Crown Point Police Patrolman Daniel Lee. Interview by Mary Freda. Video by Kale Wilk. Produce…
Gas, electric and other utility providers often have assistance programs for customers who cannot pay in full. There are also government and charitable programs to help low-income or struggling households. Ask the utility provider for referrals or call 2-1-1 for help finding local social service programs or charities. Several cities and regions have opted to halt utility shutoffs.
Local school board members were treated to an impressive display of creativity and faced some tough decisions in selecting the 2019 winners in…
The Marion Senior High School Hurricane Players began the 2017 Virginia High School League competitive one-act theatre season with a commanding win on Nov. 4 at Marion Senior High School.
Four Richlands athletes will make their college choices official in the next week and two others will sign later in April.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development and Virginia Cooperative Extension this month will host open meetings to facilitate economic development planning with two rural Virginia regions, one of which is Mount Rogers.
U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development and Virginia Cooperative Extension have announced that two Virginia regions were selected for the 2015-16 Stronger Economies Together (SET) initiative.
The Eastern Shore, consisting of Accomack and Northampton counties and Tangier Island, and the Mount Rogers Planning District, made up of Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth, Washington and Wythe counties and the cities of Bristol and Galax, will benefit from a focused initiative to explore regional economic advantages and to formulate economic blueprints for the regions.
A nine-day celebration of Southwest Virginia’s heritage and music begins Friday.
By JIM TALBERT\Staff