Christmas Shopping at Johnson’s Ben Franklin in St. Paul — 1970’s

REMEMBER THE GOOD OLD DAYS… While looking through the CVT’s archives this week, I found a 1970’s Christmas circular for Johnson’s Ben Franklin store in St. Paul. In those days local folks did most of their shopping locally, with occasional excursions to Bristol and Kingsport. I’m not sure “Black Friday” existed – or was needed.… Read More Christmas Shopping at Johnson’s Ben Franklin in St. Paul — 1970’s

Pillion and Jones to lead newly formed Opioid Abatement Authority

EDITOR’S NOTE: Every person in Southwest Virginia knows someone who has been affected by the opioid crisis. That’s why it’s important that we pay attention to the manner in which the Opioid Abatement Authority disburses the funds it controls. We all have a stake in seeing that these funds are used effectively and for their… Read More Pillion and Jones to lead newly formed Opioid Abatement Authority