Local Job Listings, 08-21-20

VIRGINIA EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION1928 FRONT STREET Phone: 276-963-2660RICHLANDS, VA 24641 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… Read More Local Job Listings, 08-21-20

General Assembly to Convene August 18

NOTE:  Clinch Valley Times articles relative to public policy are presented for information only.  Address your praise or complaints to your elected representatives.  It is their job to listen to your input and consider it when making decisions affecting citizens of the Commonwealth.  Click embedded links within this article for complete information.  Special session will… Read More General Assembly to Convene August 18

Governor Northam Shares Guidance for Phased Reopening of PreK-12 Schools

Richmond, Virginia — June 9, 2020 Back to school plan informed by collaborative process, outlines steps for safely resuming in-person instruction and school activities RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced a phased approach that allows Virginia schools to slowly resume in-person classes for summer school and the coming academic year. The K-12 phased reopening plan was… Read More Governor Northam Shares Guidance for Phased Reopening of PreK-12 Schools

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

New Housing Resources and Eviction Protections in the wake of COVD-19

EDITOR’S NOTE:  THE FULL TEXT OF HB1420 AND HB340 HAS BEEN ADDED AS AN ADDENDUM TO GOV. NORTHAM’S PRESS RELEASE.  IF YOUR INCOME AND HOUSING SITUATION HAS BEEN IMPACTED BY COVD-19, READ THESE BILLS, UNDERSTAND YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS, AND TAKE STEPS TO SECURE THEM. MAY 19, 2020 – From the office of Virginia Governor Ralph… Read More New Housing Resources and Eviction Protections in the wake of COVD-19