January 29, 2015 RSS feed / Home & Property

Deadline for AMI fellowships extended to February 15

MONTEREY — Join a cohort, become a real food advocate; learn to lead, garden, cook, and live cooperatively. The 2015 Allegheny Mountain Institute Farm Fellowship deadline has been extended to Feb. 15. More...

Birth

Declan Leif Armstrong

FORKS OF THE WATER — Brad and April Armstrong of Forks of the Water announce the birth of their son, Declan Leif, on Nov. 23, 2014 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital, Harrisonburg, at 7:40 a.m. More...

Directors, officers chosen for HRD

MONTEREY — Rick Lambert, Patti Reum and John Vance have been elected to serve on the board of directors of Highlanders for Responsible Development. Reum had previously served on the organization’s board. More...

‘BARC’ if you want broadband

MILLBORO — BARC Electric Cooperative announces the first phase of a fiber-to-the-premises project, leveraging BARC’s existing electric infrastructure to deliver ultra-high-speed Internet, telephone and cable television services. More...

4-H tree seedlings available

MONTEREY — Bath and Highland County 4-H members can now place orders for the 2015 4-H Tree Seedling Project. For this project, 4-H members may receive a limited quantity of free seedlings from the Virginia Department of Forestry. More...

Middle-size farms ‘going away’

RICHMOND — The 2012 Census of Agriculture points to a “hollowing out” of the middle of American agriculture, according to Dr. More...

Preservation Bath seeking endangered sites nominations

WARM SPRINGS — Preservation Bath is soliciting nominations for Preservation Virginia’s annual list of Most Endangered Historic Sites in the Commonwealth. More...

BARC’s King recognized for distinguished service

MILLBORO — Bruce King has been honored by the Virginia, Maryland and Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives with the Electric Cooperative Distinguished Service Award. More...


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