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Need for foster parents stays steady
Most parents say they will do anything to help their children. But what happens when children who need help don't have a parent or guardian to step in? There are currently 34 children in the Washington County, Virginia foster care system.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Washington County, Virginia man indicted on 2nd degree murder charge
A man accused of beating a 2-year-old Virginia girl to death has now been indicted on a second degree murder charge.
Grant helps take Abingdon students outdoors
For the past ten years, Greendale Elementary School in Washington County, Virginia has been finding ways to bring classroom learning outside to an outdoor classroom.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Cold Snap Effects on Crops
A lot of us got spoiled by the summer-like weather recently and we may have rushed things a bit with our gardening.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Take a moment to thank a 911 dispatcher
Each year, the second full week of April is dedicated to the men and women who serve as public safety telecommunicators.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Va. landlords don't have to notify renters if meth was made in home
If you see a sign like the one attached in this article posted on a home near you, it could mean local law enforcement have found an active meth lab inside the home.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Locoal teachers honored with major award from local company
Two local teachers are 25-thousand dollars richer tonight. They were surprised at a ceremony tonight to win one of the largest teaching awards in the country, The McGlothlin Awards for Teaching Excellence.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Town Mayor makes empassioned plea to Washington County Board of Supervisors
Since the devasting tornado three years ago, the town of Glade Spring has used the tragedy as a springboard to rebuild.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Grim duty: Team works nonstop to ID remains
Members of the medical examiner's office in a Washington county devastated by a mudslide work around the clock to identify bodies.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Free adoptions help keep local shelter near empty
Daniel Coates is browsing the Washington County, Virginia Animal Shelter hoping to adopt a dog, "I just came down to browse some of the dogs some, just thinking about getting one."
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Bristol area governments: Can't we all just get along?
Long-time Bristol residents may have noticed that the spirit of cooperation between the area governing bodies is not what it used to be.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Wine tasting for charity
Abingdon Vineyard & Winery chooses four local charities to honor each month. People who come in for wine tasting on the weekend will pay five dollars, and they have the choice to donate to one of those charities.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Former Virginia High student raises money to honor Kristin Palmer
Virginia High School drama students accepted a generous gift on Friday, in honor of their late teacher and director Kristin Palmer.