New tobacco and vaping businesses are competing with each other in Rockbridge County, vying for customers who attend the area’s colleges.
Local dairy farms must embrace new methods to adapt to a market that’s been shrinking for years.
The strike, sparked by disagreements on salaries, health and retirement benefits, is the first of its kind at the newspaper in over 40 years.
Echelon Resources plans to build 62 apartment units on 2.3 acres on Spotswood Drive, even though Lexington residents previously opposed development of the site.
The cost of trees has gone up as supply has diminished. Many families could go without a live Christmas tree this year.
President Joe Biden urged Congress to step in and impose a previously discussed settlement between unions and rail companies involved in the dispute. Both houses of Congress have passed the bill and Biden will likely sign it soon.
Each year, Lexington retailers often reach profitability for the year in between Thanksgiving and Christmas. The health of the downtown depends on retailer success during the holiday season.
Renovations to the Virginia Innovation Accelerator building, which is located in Buena Vista, will give 20 start-up businesses a home.
The Walker Program has helped launch over 35 businesses in Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge County.
The Maury is healthy in comparison to some rivers, but its cleanliness can still be improved.