Many in the medical field are worried the coronavirus may have lasting impacts when it comes to cancer, especially because access to crucial screenings and clinical trials may have been restricted these past few months.
"We support the war fighter every day, and that’s really where our focus is, but if we can do the same for our community, I think we owe it to everyone around here,” TSSI President and CEO, Bill Strang, said.
Martin’s employees volunteered at the Blue Ridge Area Food bank, one of of 20 food banks the company is providing donations. Their donation of $25,000 will be used to buy more food since they are not getting as much help as they did before because of the coronavirus.
Virginia-based student sororities and fraternities are using Zoom to recruit new members. Some of these organizations believe the challenge of social distancing has strengthened bonds amongst each other as well as their philanthropy efforts.
The prospect that President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans will fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Supreme Court seat before the year is out has ignited a call for major changes on the court, including expanding the number of justices.
On Monday night, Elkton Town Council is scheduled to vote on whether the name of Stonewall Riverside Park should change, but a local historian explains the name came from the group requesting to change it.
"Everyone should have the opportunity to be the best at what God has called them to be, so our decision to refuse to raise tuition for another year is just one more way we’re working to put that opportunity into people’s hands,” said President Prevo.
The Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission (CSPDC) will bring broadband access to 492 unserved homes and businesses in Rockbridge County, along with over 280 additional units, with $4.4 million in grants awarded from the Virginia Telecommunication Initiative (VATI).