‘She got a cold towel and a pat on the back but she was dying’: Virginia student dies after passing out in schoolQueen City News6 HOURS AGO
Virginians await details regarding the human remains found in a Covington homeCheryl E PrestonNewsBreak Contributor
Police Address Incident Involving Student at Covington Middle SchoolNews WaveNewsBreak Contributor
A Culinary Journey Through the Heart of Snowshoe: Discovering the Delights of Foxfire GrilleSarah LazitoNewsBreak Contributor
Virginians await details regarding the human remains found in a Covington home
Local news reports have left Virginians hanging regarding a recent discovery. The following is a news report from WDBJ 7 in its entirety. Human remains were found in a home on Kline Street in Covington, according to Virginia State Police. Police say the remains have been sent to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Western District, for identification. Authorities say more updates will come after they have identified the remains.
City of Covington announces Chestnut Street Underpass Closure
The City of Covington would like to make citizens and businesses aware that the Chestnut Street Underpass from Lexington Avenue to S. Highland Street will be closed. This closure will take place beginning on Monday, February 26, 2024, and continue through Thursday, February 29, 2024, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This […] The post City of Covington announces Chestnut Street Underpass Closure appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Tractor-trailer crash on I-81N in Rockbridge County now cleared
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – The Virginia Department of Transportation is reporting a tractor-trailer accident on I-81 near mile marker 200 in Rockbridge County. The right northbound shoulder is currently closed, and the left acceleration lane is partially blocked. Drivers can expect delays until further notice. WFXR News will...
The total snowfall Rockbridge County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Rockbridge County, Virginia received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
AHPS Board Personnel Action
At the conclusion of the closed session on Monday, February 19, 2024 the School Board took the following personnel action: The School Board approved the appointments of Desmond W. Taylor as Paraprofessional/SPED at Jeter-Watson Elementary School effective January 11, 2024; Melissa L. Tetreault was approved as Math Teacher at Alleghany High School effective July 1, […] The post AHPS Board Personnel Action appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Hearing set for man accused of girlfriend's murder in Pocahontas County
Hearing set for man accused of girlfriend's murder in Pocahontas County.
AHPS to be closed Feb 23 and Feb 26
Alleghany Highlands Public Schools will be closed on Friday, Feb. 23, and Monday, Feb. 26. While Friday and Monday are non-student days, they have been designated as professional development and training days for teachers and staff. On Monday, parent/teacher conferences will be held in elementary schools from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Students will return […] The post AHPS to be closed Feb 23 and Feb 26 appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Covington Ruritan Club installs officers for 2024
The Covington Ruritan Club recently installed its officers for 2024. Pictured left to right – club member Joann Mize, Director Audrey Bess, Treasurer Kevin Hanna, Vice President Gary Wayne Twitty, Secretary Doreen Main, President Jeff Main and installing officer, past District Governor and Falling Spring club member Cindy Durham. (Photo courtesy Covington Ruritan Club) The post Covington Ruritan Club installs officers for 2024 appeared first on The Virginian Review.
2024 REAL ESTATE PROPERTY INFORMATION CHANGE
The City of Covington wants to make citizens aware that effective immediately you will no longer be able to access the City of Covington real estate property information online from Vamanet. The City is now using Vision Government Solutions Inc. as the real estate software provider. To access the real estate property online database, use this link below:
Natural Bridge Zoo was searched by police in December. Here's what's happened since.
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY – Police vehicles and animal trailers pulled into the Natural Bridge Zoo on Dec. 6 and 7 last year. The officers arrived with a warrant to search the property for evidence of animal cruelty. About 100 animals were removed from the property, and Rockbridge County attempted to...
Temperature Fluctuations and Mixed Precipitation Expected in Oak Hill Region
• Thursday will be the warmest day before a cold front, with temperatures reaching into the low 60s. • A transient chill will bring a significant temperature drop, with Friday in the 50s and Saturday staying in the 30s.
Virginia localities receive nearly $20 million in federal loans, grants for water-related projects
Three water quality-related projects in Virginia will be receiving a total of nearly $20 million from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), as part of the department's effort to fund rural infrastructure projects nationwide.
Unsolved Virginia: Bobby Dillon homicide case still not closed
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - February 19, 1977, a man was killed at a rest area on the side of Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County. Decades later, his killer has never been prosecuted and his son is still looking for answers. Being gone on the road for long periods of...
Ducks in A Row Wraps Six-Month Series
ConnectionsPlus Healthcare/Hospice wrapped up “Ducks in a Row,” a six-part series, and their first in Alleghany County, of gathering life’s vital information, at the YMCA’s activities center, last Friday at 1:30pm. The wrap up included a video, titled “New Rules for End of Life Care,” byBarbara Karnes, RN and award winning end of life educator […] The post Ducks in A Row Wraps Six-Month Series appeared first on The Virginian Review.
New memoir highlights Boys Home of Virginia
ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - The Boys Home of Virginia in Covington is a residential school that encourages young men to find success and overcome the obstacles of life. A former student is now sharing how the nonprofit changed his life in a new memoir titled Unchained: A Journey from Abuse to Inspiration.
Today the gas price is close to $3.14 in Clifton Forge as of 2024-02-22. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.270, a week ago the price is $3.278 , according to AAA.
Bath County Public Schools Budget Work Session set for February 21
Bath County Public Schools and Bath County Board of Supervisors will hold a Joint Budget Work Session on February 21, 2024 at 6:00pm at the School Administration Building. The post Bath County Public Schools Budget Work Session set for February 21 appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Bath, VA High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
If you're looking for how to stream high school basketball in Bath, Virginia today, we've got the information below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Bath, Virginia High School Boys Basketball Games Today. Bath County...
Medal of Honor Competes for Preservation Funding; Public Votes Feb 20 – March 3
A Medal of Honor awarded posthumously to Lt. Gary Lee Miller of Covington, Va., has been selected as one of 10 endangered artifacts in Virginia by the Virginia Associations of Museums. The medal is in the collection of the Roanoke History Museum, which would be responsible for its restoration. Miller, an officer in the U.S. […]
Vehicle crash on I-81 North in Rockbridge County cleared
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR)– VDOT reports the vehicle crash on I-81 in Rockbridge County has been cleared. The north right lane and right shoulder have been reopened. ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR)– The Virginia Department of Transportation says drivers can expect delays on I-81 North in Rockbridge County due to a vehicle crash near mile marker 177.