The University of Virginia's College at Wise will hold it's 60th fall convocation next week.
The Virginia Department of Health has scheduled a series of clinics throughout Southwest Virginia to screen people for risk factors for heart disease and other illnesses.
A federal appeals court refused Wednesday to delay its ruling that struck down the state's gay marriage ban.
An outdoor event for dogs -- including some who are looking for a forever home -- will be held next month in Marion.
A new telephone scam dealing with computer repair has been reported in the area, according to Washington County, Va., Sheriff Fred Newman.
Summer squash — it's everywhere you look right now! Dark green, light green, even golden yellow; this vegetable is surly a summer favorite. With so many different ways to prepare it, this food is seen
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I cannot believe another year has passed; it is almost time for Bristol’s Annual Rhythm and Roots Reunion. It is such a wonderful weekend filled with music, food, fellowship and fun.
For the past 79 yeas, Social Security has maintained its place as an American cornerstone. Secure as its foundation is, Social Security has also been at the forefront of change.
Jeff Little appeared at an informal gathering of educators and local business leaders Tuesday.
Barbara Brown Taylor, who also serves on Buechner’s National Advisory Board, will be one of 15 lecturers tackling questions including “What’s next?” “How did we get to this moment?” and “What does it
ABINGDON, Va. — Washington County could be two meetings away from expressly allowing — via special exception permit — gas well drilling in the county.
The death of comedian and actor Robin Williams has pushed suicide to the forefront of national conversations, a stigmatic topic that is one of the leading causes of death in the Mountain Empire.
The owners of a local restaurant plan to erect a massive, temporary water slide on a portion of Cumberland Street later this month.
Rick Mullins — an independent running for the 38th District Virginia seat — will focus on Medicaid expansion if elected in the special Aug. 19 election.
Local resources are available for individuals thinking about suicide.
Many members of the protest group have spoken out before against gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in front of the Board of Supervisors.
The final Border Bash concert of the summer season is planned for Friday Aug. 15.
The actor also had superficial cuts on his wrist, and a pocketknife was found nearby.
The $1.75 billion pipeline would also ship natural gas into Kentucky.