JULY 1st – National Postal Worker Day…THANK YOU To Those Who Keep Our Mail Moving

© Jerry F. Couch 2020 Remember the heavy snowfalls of a couple of years ago?  There were days very few cars passed by my house at Mew.  But the mail carrier was on the job in weather that was keeping most of us at home. And what about COVID-19?  Our mail has continued to arrive… Read More JULY 1st – National Postal Worker Day…THANK YOU To Those Who Keep Our Mail Moving

Reduction in Vehicle Registration Fees for Virginians

NEW LAW REDUCES VEHICLE REGISTRATION FEES FOR VIRGINIANS NEW HIGHWAY USE FEE EFFECTIVE JULY 1 RICHMOND, VA —– Earlier this year, a comprehensive transportation package to create sustainable funding for transit, rail, and roads, invest in systemic safety improvements, and support a multimodal system in Virginia was passed by the General Assembly and signed into… Read More Reduction in Vehicle Registration Fees for Virginians

Virginia Dept. of Game & Inland Fisheries Issues Warning

  June 19, 2020 Contact: Paige Pearson, 804.593.2051, paige.pearson@dgif.virginia.gov FORECASTED FLOODING AND HEAVY RAINS LEAD TO FATAL BOATING CONDITIONS RICHMOND, VA — The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) would like to advise recreational boaters to use extreme caution this weekend as the National Weather Service has issued FLOOD WARNINGS in several locations… Read More Virginia Dept. of Game & Inland Fisheries Issues Warning

Of Interest to Local Students and Their Parents

UNITED WAY OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA partners with CodeVA to Strengthen Computer Science Education and Career Exploration in Southwest Virginia’s School Systems (Abingdon, VA) June 8, 2020 – United Way of Southwest Virginia announced today a partnership with CodeVA, a nonprofit organization that partners with schools, parents, and communities to bring equitable computer science education to… Read More Of Interest to Local Students and Their Parents