June 15, 2017 RSS feed / Home & Property

Recycling debate dominates board meeting

WARM SPRINGS — Citizens spoke in support of recycling Tuesday, when Bath County supervisors considered eliminating glass collection from the county recycling program. More...

Pipeline route walk to start near Bolar on Saturday

BOLAR — This Saturday, June 17, “Walking the Line: Into the Heart of Virginia” will step out for a two-week walk along the Virginia portion of the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline route that will span five counties and 150 miles. More...

Battlefield district board condemns KKK rally plans

NEW MARKET — The Shenandoah Valley Battlefield National Historic District, managed by the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation, strongly condemns the Ku Klux Klan’s plans to hold a rally in Charlottesville on July 8 to protest the po More...

Monterey to keep most of lodging tax increase

MONTEREY — Citing state laws allowing incorporated towns to collect their own lodging taxes, Mayor Rich Holman has informed tourism council member Donna Bedwell the town will keep 3 percent of the income from the newly approved 5 percent tax hi More...

Ford back to Akron for softball

AKRON, Ohio — Jailyn Ford has rejoined the Akron Racers and is set to begin her second season in the National Pro Fastpitch league.  The Bath County graduate and left handed pitcher has played this spring with Team Honda of the Japan Leagu More...

HTC to build advanced fiber network

MONTEREY — Highland Telephone Cooperative has been an important partner in the quality of life and economic development in Highland County for more than 100 years. More...

Farmers market coupons available for residents 60+

MONTEREY — During two enrollment sessions this month, older adults with limited income will be eligible to receive $40 in coupons to purchase fresh, locally grown fruits, vegetables, and cut herbs at the Highland Farmers Market this summer, tha More...

SVEC members push for focus on solar

HARRISONBURG – A group of Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative members used the electric cooperative’s annual meeting to encourage board members to support options that ensure the right of SVEC’s members to go solar.  The mee More...

Greenbrier Classic to get competitive playing field

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — A strong field is taking shape for The Greenbrier Classic on the PGA Tour set for July 6-9 at The Old White TPC. All six previous winners of the event have committed to play. More...


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