Russell County Newswire

Russell County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Russell County, VA.

Results 1 - 20 of 46 in Russell County, VA

  1. Two toxic ZIP codes foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Coalfield.com

    ... Air Emissions , the report shows Buchanan County ZIP code 24631 ranked fourth and Cleveland ZIP code 24225 in Russell County ranked 11th. Radford ZIP code 24141 ranked 10th and Narrows ZIP code 24124 ranked 19th. These four ZIP codes combined had ...

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  2. Virginia replaces disaster recovery computer system after agreement with Northrop GrummanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Powhatan Today

    ... to defuse a standoff over access to the Southwest Enterprise Solutions Center that the company operates in Russell County on behalf of VITA and other customers. "I am pleased to report the replacement unit is up and running and ready to provide ...

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  3. State replaces disaster recovery computer system after agreement with Northrop GrummanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... to defuse a standoff over access to the Southwest Enterprise Solutions Center that the company operates in Russell County on behalf of VITA and other customers. "I am pleased to report the replacement unit is up and running and ready to provide ...

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  4. New jobs announced in Russell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | The Daily News-Record

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe says Virginia beat out Pennsylvania and West Virginia to land a $5 million investment in manufacturing operation. McAuliffe said last week that JennChem LLC will create 40 new jobs in Russell County with the project.

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  5. Russell County jobs announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Coalfield.com

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Wednesday that JennChem LLC, a manufacturer of chemical roof support and sealing products and an affiliate of the JENNMAR family of companies, will invest $5 million to establish a manufacturing operation for heavy duty conveyor systems in Russell County.

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  6. VITA, Northrop Grumman settle legal dispute over access to data centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Powhatan Today

    ... with the technology giant to allow a repair team access to the Southwestern Enterprise Solutions Center in Russell County to replace a disaster recovery system that is crucial to operations at a dozen state agencies. The settlement will allow VITA ...

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  7. JennChem to add jobs in Russell CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | Virginia Business

    JennChem, a manufacturer of chemical roof support and sealing products, will invest $5 million to establish a manufacturing operation for heavy duty conveyor systems in Russell County. The conveyor systems structures will be primarily be used for the mining industry, in addition to the automotive, aviation, construction, electronics, and transportation industries.

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  8. VITA claims Northrop Grumman puts state IT system at risk of shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Centers in Chesterfield and in Russell County, shown here, are among the assets Northrop Grumman developed for the state IT contract.

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  9. One-term governors and the coming IT meltdownRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | Virginia Business

    ... Around the same time, CGI, a Canada-based technology company, decided to open another data center in Russell County. With Warner's four years as governor at its end, most of the implementation of the project took place under the administration of ...

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  10. Claude Henry WilsonShelby veteran who worked for MTD was 73. Today atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Norwalk Reflector

    Claude Henry Wilson, 73, resident of rural Shelby, passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on October 7, 1943 in Russell County, Virginia to the late Carl and June Wilson.

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  11. Coeburn Little League softball stomps Clinch River for titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Coalfield.com

    Putting up a dominant score of 14-2, the Coeburn All Stars crushed Clinch River in four innings Saturday evening at C.F. Wright Jr. Field to capture the District 13 Little League softball championship in the 8/9/10 age group.

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  12. Virginia sues Northrop Grumman for $300 million in dueling IT divorce suitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... access at Richmond.com. $19 per month after six-month introductory offer. Centers in Chesterfield and in Russell County, shown here, are among the assets Northrop Grumman developed for the state IT contract. Centers in Chesterfield and in Russell ...

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  13. Sunday wine sales soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Coalfield.com

    Sunday wine sales would bring many benefits to the county, both for its only winery and for other businesses, according to the owners of MountainRose Vineyards.

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  14. Lawson wins name the tractor contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Coalfield.com

    The Russell County Fair's theme this year is 'Farming! It's Our Way of Life!' The mascot is a tractor.

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  15. U.S. Marshals and Golden Police arrest fugitive wanted on Child Pornography ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Fort Morgan Times

    The U.S. Marshals Service District of Colorado and the Golden Police Department arrested a fugitive wanted in Russell County, Virginia for 24 felonies including: Possession of Child Pornography, Distribution of Child Pornography, Conspiracy to Distribute Child Pornography, Production of Child Pornography, Conspire to Produce Child Pornography, as well as Commercial Sex Trafficking, and Child Abuse/Neglect. On November 24, 2016, a grand jury in Russell County, Virginia returned an indictment of Angela Dowell-Wilson, 32, for multiple counts of possession of child pornography, production of child pornography as well as distribution of child pornography.

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  16. Locals part of welding program graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Coalfield.com

    ... through Mountain Empire Community College at Ridgeview High School. At a graduation ceremony June 6 at the Russell County Conference Center in Lebanon, they received framed certificates of completion and promptly proceeded to a "reverse" job fair ...

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  17. Glenn, Ralph VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    RALPH VERNON GLENN, 90 LAKELAND - Ralph Vernon Glenn, 90, husband of the late Gaye Ruth King Glenn, went to be with the Lord on May 12, 2017, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. Born October 15, 1926 in Russell County, Virginia, he was the son of the late Else White and Ruby Tate Glenn.

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  18. Could synfuels be new coal market?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Coalfield.com

    ... out in a new presentation. At press time Thursday, Wolfe was addressing the topic with the Rotary Club in Russell County, where he and his partner still own a flagship service station that once sold his coal-to-liquid fuels. Wolfe, his son Eric and ...

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  19. Utah firm purchases Southwest Virginia businessesRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2017 | Virginia Business

    ... recently completed the removal of approximately 1 million tons of waste coal from the Hurricane Creek site in Russell County. includes ongoing reclamation work in partnership with DMME and Dominion.

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  20. Savage Purchases Environmental Reclamation and Fuel Supply Businesses in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... recently completed the removal of approximately 1 million tons of waste coal from the Hurricane Creek site in Russell County, Virginia, eliminating a significant source of pollution affecting the Clinch River. The Hurricane Creek project includes ...

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