Lord Botetourt girls undefeated in Blue Ridge District
Chuck Pound's Cavaliers are off and running to a 15-3 start, 6-0 in the
Blue Ridge District.
Botetourt County Adds 8 Positions through SAFER Grant
thanks in part to a FEMA grant known as Staffing for Adequate Fire and
Emergency Response or SAFER; the county added eight full time
firefighters and EMS responders to its volunteer force last May. ...
Panel backs bill to require ultrasound before abortion
Richmond Times Dispatch
Ralph K. Smith, R-Botetourt,
passed along party lines, with the committee's eight Republicans
supporting the measures and its seven Democrats casting "no" votes. The
combined legislation now goes before the full Senate for consideration.
Buchanan missing money investigation continues
County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Delbert Dudding said the
investigation began around January 1st, and that investigators are now
going through town records looking for the missing money. Dudding added
that the investigation is ongoing and ...
Virginia Western Community College $50000 grant to further access program
The Educational Foundation is seeking additional partners and funds to launch the program in the counties of Roanoke, Botetourt, and Craig. A $7 million College Access Campaign is currently under way fund CCAP across the region.
The Free Lance-Star
Does the Botetourt
Republican, who sponsored one of the bills, possess some evidence that
drug abuse among welfare recipients is comparatively rampant in the Old
Dominion? Considering, however, the fate of Florida's law, Mr. Head
should care about ..
Buchanan fires longtime treasurer, who is under investigation
County Sheriff's Office and the mayor of the town of Buchanan confirmed
Wednesday that longtime town treasurer Wanda Smith is under
investigation by both the sheriff's office and the Virginia State
Bill panders to prejudice
Staunton News Leader
Christopher Head of Botetourt
County (who has no facts to back up his similar bill, just rumors).
"This isn't Florida," he responded when told of that state's 98 percent
pass rate of welfare recipients. "This is Virginia." So, this is
Virginia where ...
Lawmakers' cruel plan acts to stereotype state's poor
Chris Head, a Republican from Botetourt
County with less than a month in the General Assembly, offered as
"evidence" to start intrusive tests of folks in the Temporary Assistance
for Needy Families program: "... (A) lot of people have brought to me ...
Buchanan town treasurer fired after money allegedly goes missing
had been the town's treasurer for nearly 30 years. Middlecamp says he
contacted authorities with concerns about missing town funds. The Botetourt County Sheriff's Office and Virginia State Police are investigating. Middlecamp and sheriff's Maj