Remembering Porter Auto Sales in St. Paul…

© Jerry F. Couch 2020 Those of us “of a certain age” remember Porter Auto Sales as one of St. Paul’s signature businesses. Many of us bought cars there over the years and also patronized the company’s service department, which was excellent. Personal hometown customer service was Porter’s goal and they delivered. The following description… Read More Remembering Porter Auto Sales in St. Paul…

Seat Belts Are Essential for Passenger Safety

”Click It or Ticket!” Campaign Video Illustrates Dangers of Driving Unbuckled RICHMOND – While many Virginians plan to celebrate Thanksgiving at home this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles, through its “Click It or Ticket!” campaign, reminds those who will be traveling that the best way to ensure you… Read More Seat Belts Are Essential for Passenger Safety

Local Employment Opportunities From the VEC – Nov. 20, 2020

VIRGINIA EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION1928 FRONT STREETRICHLANDS, VA 24641PHONE: 276-963-2660 AREA EMPLOYERS ARE CURRENTLY RECRUITING APPLICANTS for the following jobs received in the last 30 days. For information or referral instructions, please contact our office with the job order number. Information on these positions, older job orders, jobs posted by other sources, and jobs throughout the state, can… Read More Local Employment Opportunities From the VEC – Nov. 20, 2020

Richardsons Receive CVT 2020 Community Volunteer of the Year Award

© Jerry F. Couch 2020 ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, David Gregory and Jerry Couch presented the Clinch Valley Times 2020 Community Volunteer of the Year award to Rev. Kevin Richardson and his wife, Samantha Richardson LNP. The award was presented in recognition of the Richardson’s outstanding volunteer efforts in response to the COVID-19 crisis. For… Read More Richardsons Receive CVT 2020 Community Volunteer of the Year Award

Virginia’s Revised Budget Makes Key Investments, Provides Relief During COVID-19 Pandemic

RICHMOND, VA —- House Bill 5005 was signed into law on NOV. 18, 2020 as part of Virgnia’s revised biennial budget. The General Assembly was called into special session on August 18 and worked to enact a spending plan that protects key priorities, preserves the Commonwealth’s financial options, and addresses critical challenges that Virginians are facing amid… Read More Virginia’s Revised Budget Makes Key Investments, Provides Relief During COVID-19 Pandemic