An average customer using 1,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity per month will see their bills drop by about $4 from $119 per month to $114.92. The rate decrease will vary per customer, depending on electricity usage.
The future of Buena Vista's city hall and police station is still up in the air. WDBJ 7 first told viewers the city is in danger of losing both as well as the municipal building because it stopped making payments on Vista Links, which is the city's golf course.
Carilion Life-Guard added a third helicopter in 2012 and moved all three helicopters into the surrounding communities around Roanoke. This decision is allowing patients to be en-route to Roanoke Memorial Hospital before a helicopter based at the hospital would have even arrived.