The Virginia Department of Corrections Recognizes Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week

RICHMOND – This week, the Virginia Department of Corrections honors the Department’s probation and parole officers, who work to keep our communities safer by providing guidance, support and structure to individuals under supervision in the community, including probationers and parolees who are transitioning back into society after completing prison terms. The past 16 months have presented a… Read More The Virginia Department of Corrections Recognizes Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week

Local Employment Opportunities From the VEC – July 16, 2021

AREA EMPLOYERS ARE CURRENTLY RECRUITING APPLICANTS FOR 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 be obtained online at www.VaWorkConnect.com.  Please note that persons requesting specific information… Read More Local Employment Opportunities From the VEC – July 16, 2021

Santa Train To Hold Drive-Thru Gift Distribution Event in 2021

5,000 gift bags will be distributed to families of Appalachia KINGSPORT, Tenn. (July 15, 2021) – CSX and Santa Train partners Food City, Appalachian Power, Soles4Souls and the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce announced today that they will once again hold a drive-thru gift distribution event at four Food City locations throughout Appalachia rather than host a traditional running… Read More Santa Train To Hold Drive-Thru Gift Distribution Event in 2021