| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:34 PM
A Western Maryland paper mill and several others in the region have collected millions of dollars over the past eight years by taking advantage of an obscure provision in a state law that is supposed to encourage the development of wind, solar and other...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 11:36 AM
Matt Dickey and John Williams scored 18
points apiece to lead six players in double figures as North
Carolina-Asheville topped Virginia Military Institute 100-87 on
The Bulldogs (10-10, 5-5 Big South Conference) shot a
| Jan 14, 2011
| 3:04 PM
Millions of dollars worth of art will be on display soon at Radford University.
Among the 28 pieces, a painting by Vincent Van Gogh.
The masterpieces are part of a new art exhibition from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, showcasing its' 75 year history....
| Mar 14, 2011
| 7:45 AM
100 new jobs are coming to Alleghany County.
Continental Waste Management, LLC, a company out of North Carolina, is investing $6 million to establish a plastic recycling plant in Covington.
In addition to the recycling plant, the company will make...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 2:31 PM
There was passionate talk from city of Covington and Alleghany County leaders opposing plans for consolidation before the state Commission on Local Government.
The commission has had reports on the consolidation since January. As proposed it would...
| Apr 7, 2011
This morning shortly after 6:00 am, troopers assigned to the Louisiana State Police Criminal Patrols Unit stopped a 2010 Dodge Avenger for a traffic violation while traveling on Interstate 12 at milepost #57 in St. Tammany Parish. Upon interviewing the...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 8:24 AM
Virgina State Police is investigating two deadly car crashes that happened Sunday night in Alleghany County.
The first wreck happened just before 9 p.m. Sunday
Officers say Clyde Barron Jr. died after a tree fell on the top of his truck while...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 7:35 AM
ENTERPRISE, Ala. - In this rural town with the can-do name, the ugliness began with a showdown. In late 1995, 39 chicken farmers decided to say no to ConAgra, the nation's fifth largest poultry processor.
The farmers said the company's new contract was...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 1:57 PM
MeadWestvaco will invest $285 million to construct a new, state-of-the-art biomass boiler and upgrade associated power infrastructure at its Covington facility.
Governor Bob McDonnell made the announcement Monday. “MWV is a Virginia- headquartered...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 5:18 AM
Delegate Lacey Putney announced Wednesday he's seeking re-election in the House of Delegates.
He's looking to represent the new 19th House District which covers Bedford, Covington, Alleghany, parts of Bedford and all but one precinct in Botetourt...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Franklin County Sheriff Ewell Hunt calls Salem Police asking for a shift supervisor to call him.
Roanoke E-911 Control Center receives the first of numerous calls from citizens regarding the shooting.