RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Martinsville had the highest jobless rate in Virginia in November. The Virginia Employment Commission says the city’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 9.9 percent. That’s down from 10.1…
CULPEPER, Va. (AP) — Monopoly fans in Culpeper can now play a local version of the game. Culpeper Opoly was developed by Sophie Hudson with Kash Design. The game board features historic images of the…
A military family in Alexandria is getting a big surprise ahead of
Christmas. Before their father deploys, Operation Homefront is giving them
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Martinsville police are investigating the fatal shootings of two men and the wounding of another man. Police identified the victims as 30-year-old Orlando Akridge of Martinsville and 32-year-old Julius Keon Giggetts,…
Montgomery County investigators plan to release more information about their Virginia search for evidence related to the disappearance of the Lyon sisters.
On a typical Saturday afternoon earlier this month, Melodye
Creason decided to trim back the
azaleas in front of her family\’s Annandale home before running an errand.
It was a life changing decision, says her husband of 24 years, Rich Creason.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Investigators have ruled out lightning as a possible cause of a fire that caused more than half a million dollars damage to a former furniture plant in Martinsville. Martinsville fire marshal…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Martinsville had the highest jobless rate in Virginia in April. The Virginia Employment Commission says the city’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 11.2 percent. That’s down from 11.7…
After spending time serving their country, many
veterans face difficulty finding a job and
adjusting to normal life back at home. A new
social networking site aims to help connect
veterans with peers and employers.