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COVID-19

State making progress on vaccinations

Gov. Ralph Northam said any testing on COVID-19 vaccinations for children would not be complete until at least this fall or possibly next winter, even ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Thursday, March 11, 2021 12:28 pm

Sports

Camp baseball splits games in Myrtle Beach trip

The Camp Community College baseball team split four games on its trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C.  The Hurricanes opened the trip Feb. 27 with an ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Sunday, March 7, 2021 6:16 pm

COVID-19

Officials confident of more COVID-19 vaccine coming to state, city

Take the one you can get.  That’s what health officials are saying about one of the three COVID-19 vaccines now circulating in Virginia and around ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:58 pm

COVID-19

COVID-19 patients keeping area ICUs busy

In a normal year, about five million people are admitted into hospital intensive care units, and on average, they are about two-thirds full, according to ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Monday, March 1, 2021 5:24 pm

COVID-19

Governor to ease restrictions on gatherings, announces new pharmacies for vaccines

Citing improving COVID-19 health metrics, Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday he would lift some restrictions on outdoor gatherings beginning March 1 as he also announced ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 6:56 pm

News

Hormel buys Planters from Kraft Heinz

In a $3.35 billion deal, Hormel has bought Kraft Heinz Company’s nuts business, including most products sold under the Planters brand. As part of the ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Thursday, February 18, 2021 6:35 pm

COVID-19

State vaccine site goes live

The state’s new COVID-19 vaccine pre-registration website has gone live, allowing people to sign up online, check their status and get more information about the ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Tuesday, February 16, 2021 5:41 pm

COVID-19

State health department to unveil vaccine pre-registration system

Facing mounting criticism over issues with state residents signing up for the COVID-19 vaccine, the Virginia Department of Health plans to unveil a new statewide ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Friday, February 12, 2021 9:12 pm

Franklin

Foodbank establishes Western Tidewater branch

FRANKLIN Nearly 22,000 people in Western Tidewater have food insecurity issues, and the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore wants to help. To ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 12:24 pm

COVID-19

Governor says schools ‘need to be open’

RICHMOND The state Department of Education released new COVID-19 guidelines for PreK-12 schools, changing the emphasis to focus on how to get schools open, rather ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Thursday, January 14, 2021 5:40 pm

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