Early voting in Virginia began a week ago, and Roanokers continue to take advantage of the opportunity. Already, between four and five percent of the registered voters in the city have cast their ballots.
The Henry County School Board voted last night to start their in-person hybrid model on October 12th and now the virtual learning experience will be a bit different for students electing to stay virtual.
Natural Bridge State Park unveiled a “LOVE” sign up by the Visitors Center. It was designed and created by Rockbridge County artist Mark Cline, and joins over two-hundred other LOVE signs across the commonwealth funded by a special state grant program from the Virginia Tourism Corporation.
As new protests sweep the country, lawmakers continue to advance criminal justice reforms here in Virginia. On Thursday, a long list of measures approved in the House of Delegates made what might be their final stop before a full vote in the State Senate.
Senator Tim Kaine says Republicans are rushing to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court, because they want to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Kaine spoke with reporters Thursday morning, during a teleconference from his Washington office.