Tag: Pittsylvania County

Jane Dittmar applauds Pittsylvania County on achieving Certified Work Ready status

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Pittsylvania County has joined the ranks of the Certified Work Ready Communities.


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Gregory Lumber to expand sawmill operation in Pittsylvania County

Gregory Lumber, Inc. will expand its sawmill operations in Pittsylvania County, creating three new jobs in the county.


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Federal judge rejects Pittsylvania County effort to overturn ban on government sponsored prayer

In an opinion issued Friday in a case brought by the ACLU of Virginia, U.S. District Court Judge Michael F. Urbanski ruled that the Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors’ prior practice of reciting Christian prayers remains unconstitutional.


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Lynchburg VDOT District traffic alert: Jan. 11-17

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Lynchburg VDOT District traffic alert

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District for the week Jan. 4-10 requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Lynchburg VDOT District traffic alert

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


law

Appeals court rejects Pittsylvania County appeal in government prayer case

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit today unanimously dismissed Pittsylvania County’s appeal from a lower court order prohibiting the Board of Supervisors from opening its meetings with Christian prayers offered by Board members.


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VDOT Lynchburg District traffic alert

Highway work in the VDOT Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Structure inspections scheduled in Lynchburg VDOT District

Motorists should be alert to road and/or lane closures and possible delays as crews under contract to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) perform regularly-scheduled safety inspections.


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Lynchburg VDOT District Traffic Alert: Oct. 13-17

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


Ackelson wanted after missing preliminary hearing

Derick Heath Ackelson, 43 years old, is now a wanted man. Ackelson was scheduled to appear in Waynesboro General District Court on Monday for a preliminary hearing for the August grand larceny charge but was a no show.


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Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: Oct. 6-10

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Lynchburg VDOT District: Traffic Alerts for Sept. 29-Oct. 3

Highway work requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Lynchburg VDOT District.


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Lynchburg VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 22-26

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Lynchburg VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 15-19

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Lynchburg VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 8-12

Highway work requiring road/lane./structure closures in the Lynchburg VDOT District is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Lynchburg VDOT District Traffic Report: Sept. 1-5

Highway work requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Lynchburg VDOT transportation district.


revenues

Study finds U.S. chicken consumption on the rise

U.S. chicken consumption is something to cluck about. That’s because new research shows an increase in the amount of chicken consumers are eating in restaurants and buying in stores.


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Robert Hurt: Allow our family farms to prosper

When I visited a cattle farm in Appomattox, I spoke with the farmer about the rising cost of fuel, which is among his largest expenses as it powers the tractors and vehicles that allow him to transport hay and cattle.


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Lynchburg VDOT District Traffic Alert: Aug. 25-29

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Traffic may be restricted.


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Lynchburg VDOT District Roads Report: Aug. 18-22

Highway work requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Lynchburg VDOT District.


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VDOT Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: Aug. 11-15

Highway work requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled in the VDOT Lynchburg District, weather permitting. Traffic may be restricted.


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VDOT Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: Aug. 4-8

Highway work in the VDOT Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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VDOT Lynchburg Road Report: July 28-Aug. 1

Highway work in the Lynchburg VDOT District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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VDOT: Highway structure inspections scheduled in Lynchburg District

Motorists should be alert to road and/or lane closures and possible delays as crews under contract to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) perform regularly-scheduled safety inspections at the locations listed below, weather permitting.