The Kingsport Area Transit Service stopped its fixed route service back in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, KATS is working to resume that service next month.
On June 1, Walters State Community College will begin the next phase of its re-opening plan with student services offices opening at all campuses by appointment only.
A sewer project serving the Daniel Boone community and an overhaul of water lines in Big Stone Gap were among $10.45 million in federally-funded rural Virginia projects announced Thursday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
On Friday, it’s the law under state executive order – everyone 10 and older in businesses and public buildings in Virginia has to wear a face covering.
If a $90,000 county funding increase is recommended Friday for Hawkins County EMS, Surgoinsville Mayor Merrell Graham is asking that a stipulation be added requiring an ambulance to be stationed 24/7 at Surgoinsville’s fire station.
Known as ‘Evelyn’s Law’ in honor of deceased Sullivan County toddler Evelyn Boswell, House Bill 1309 requires a report of a missing child to law enforcement or the appropriate authority within 48 hours of their disappearance.
On Monday, workers began installing a $280,000 splash pad at Church Hill’s Derrick Park, which was originally scheduled to be completed and open June 6.
Southwest Virginia tourism needs consideration in upcoming Senate legislation, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) told area tourism and arts officials.
Bays Mountain Park has remained opened during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the nature center was closed and all programs were halted. Beginning on Monday, some programming will resume and the nature center will reopen.
All returns must be placed by you in the outside book returns. Staff members are unable to take your returns at curbside delivery.
The largest items approved was up to $705,000 for a blanket adoption of textbooks and digital resources for the next six year of English/language arts instruction in grades K-12.
Starting Friday, wearing protective face masks in Virginia is mandatory.
The Church Hill board of Mayor and Aldermen opened its May meeting by welcoming a new member of the police department, who also holds the distinction of being the first full-time female officer in the 62-year-history of the city.
Stacey A. Carson will be the next mayor of Pound.
The competition of HOSA, formerly the Health Occupations Students of America, was held before the pandemic caused the cancellation of competitions and in-person schooling. A Sullivan South High School team and Sullivan East High individual will participate in the HOSA national competition to be done virtually this year.