Ahead of National Influenza Vaccination Week — and after the death of a child in the Southwest region of Virginia from the flu — the local health department is strongly encouraging residents to roll up their sleeves for a shot of protection.
Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin recently announced the Virginia Tourism Corporation awarded more than $300,000 for 64 local and regional tourism marketing programs across the state to help increase off-season visitation to tourism businesses and destinations.
“From my recollection he absolutely brought the energy, desire and was highly motivated to play for the Kickers.”
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Merchants, however, said inflation and supply chain issues remain, affecting their ability to get items to their stores.
A Thursday morning fire blamed on an electrical issue damaged a Danville home.
Stacker compiled the most popular baby names for boys in Virginia using data from the Social Security Administration.
A Virginian from the eastern part of the state has died from monkeypox, the first death from the disease in the state.
For the second consecutive year, Virginia defended passively in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge, fell behind by double-digits and prompted a fashion metaphor from Tony Bennett.
The Virginia Department of Health announced Wednesday the state has reported its first influenza-associated pediatric death of the 2022-2023 flu season. Officials said a child between the ages of 5 and 12 in Southwest Virginia died from complications associated with influenza.
Virginia health care providers want the next multi-billion-dollar, Medicaid managed care contract to tackle longstanding complaints about insurers’ practices – but the state and insurers say the imminent merger of the state's two managed care programs could fix many of those.
The 1981 graduate of Averett has been an educational leader for nearly four decades.
It will begin to look a lot like Christmas with events this weekend to kick off the holiday season in Danville.
No. 3 UVa acted like one of the country’s most-seasoned and skilled teams, who had experienced moments and environments of magnitude and hostility before, in its 70-68 win over Michigan.
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For more than a decade, the Danville Historical Society has wrapped up the year by creating their own Christmas ornament.
The Danville’s Treasurer’s Office, along with the Virginia Department of the Treasury, is bringing another unclaimed property virtual call event to help local residents who might be owed funds they don’t know about.
After 40 years in broadcasting, Robin Reed is stepping away from the anchor's desk in Roanoke.
City officials are not expecting a windfall from the opening of a temporary casino the middle of next year. But any extra, unexpected revenue from the facility in fiscal year 2023-24 would be spent on one-time projects.
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DRY FORK — “Changing Seasons” is the theme for the Trojans this season according to Tunstall head coach DeMarcus Morrison.
This fall while Averett University student-athletes were working hard in their venue of play and in the classroom, they also were making a positive impact on the Danville community by going out and volunteering in the area to give back.
A 25-year-old Danville woman died in a single-vehicle crash on the Danville Expressway, authorities report.
By early next year, the downtown building that once housed Schewel’s Furniture and later Lou’s Antiques will be gone.
Expect a transition from mild to cold for the first full week of December, with one storm to watch out for. Meteorologist Joe Martucci at The Press of Atlantic City and Sean Sublette at the Richmond Times Dispatch look at the weather trends for Dec. 5-9 from North Carolina up the I-95 corrid…
Police say Austin Lee Edwards, 28, met the girl online and obtained her information by deceiving her with a false identity, known as “catfishing." Edwards was a Virginia State Trooper until his resignation last month.
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