There was an increased police presence at Dobyns-Bennett High School and Sullivan County high schools on Thursday meant to ease tensions and fear and to help make people at the school and their families more comfortable.
An ordinance approved on first reading last week drastically reduces the maximum size of building additions that would be exempt from Rogersville's Gateway Overlay District exterior-appearance guidelines.
E-cigarettes first appeared in the U.S. more than a decade ago and have grown in popularity despite little research on their long-term effects.
Alderwoman Jennifer Adler implored Ballad Health and the protesters to come to the table and put forth a good faith effort to negotiate and communicate in order to end the stalemate
U.S. Census counts begin across Virginia in March, and Census Bureau officials are still looking for employees to help get an accurate population count for the 2020 Census.
Photographs of the note were taken prior to it being turned over to authorities, and those photos are already being circulated via social media. There will be an increased police presence at the school on Wednesday.
The more than $65 million project sits on 115 acres, of which about 80 are part of the active construction site. The building is almost 300,000 square feet.
Not until 1924 were all Native Americans granted citizenship. Before this juncture, only individuals who were members of federally recognized tribes and “naturalized” individuals were given the rights of a United States citizen.
The Governors Highway Safety Association says states aren’t making enough progress in getting people to buckle up when riding in the back seat.
Some Sullivan County officials recently cited long wait periods to get drug test results as a factor in the county’s jail overcrowding problem.
A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upended a longstanding legal roadblock that has given the gun industry far-reaching immunity from lawsuits.
A Wise resident wants the Wise County Board of Supervisors to make the county a Second Amendment sanctuary in advance of a Democratic-controlled General Assembly in 2020.
Once a snow storm is over it takes the city roughly 36 hours to finish plowing the streets. Streets and Sanitation following a ranking system for plowing, starting with the main roads, then collector roads and finally the neighborhoods streets.
In an evening filled with public hearings, a joint hearing between the Wise County Board of Supervisors and Appalachia Town Council means a boundary adjustment heads to a court review.
The Sullivan County Commission has all but formally voted to “provide safe haven and protect the United States Constitution and the 2nd Amendment rights of law-abiding Sullivan County citizens from infringement.”