Some changes could be coming to a well-traveled road that connects two major cities in our region. The Virginia Department of Transportation is looking to improve a section of East Main Street between Thompson Memorial Drive and Kessler Mill Road in Salem. The section is often used to get to Roanoke.
Former Delegate Onzlee Ware will become the first African American to serve as Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court judge in western Virginia. If Elizabeth Dillon is confirmed for the federal bench, she will be the first woman to serve as a judge in the Western District of Virginia.