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Waynesboro Generals breeze past Covington Lumberjacks, 9-2

Matt Horkey gave up two hits in seven scoreless innings, and Waynesboro took advantage of sloppy Covington defense in the middle innings to break open a scoreless game, coasting to a 9-2 win in Valley League baseball action Wednesday night.


Live Blog: Waynesboro Generals host Covington Lumberjacks in Valley League action

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads a live in-game blog during tonight’s Waynesboro Generals vs. Covington Lumberjacks Valley League baseball game. First pitch is at 7 p.m.


Covington storms back, stuns Waynesboro Generals, 5-4

Covington scored four runs in the bottom of the eighth to stun the Waynesboro Generals, 5-4, Friday night in Valley League baseball action.


Covington student provides leadership and vision for the Virginia Tech Rescue Squad

A 40-hour work week is typical for most full-time paid jobs. But Stephen Bennett, from Covington, Virginia, a senior majoring in forestry in the College of Natural Resources and Environment, typically pulls at least 40 hours a week on a volunteer basis at the Virginia Tech Rescue Squad.


MeadWestvaco to invest $285 million in Covington plant

MeadWestvaco Corporation will invest $285 million to construct a new, state-of-the-art biomass boiler and upgrade associated power infrastructure at its facility in Covington. The project allows the plant to become self-sufficient in energy production and significantly reduces ongoing operating and maintenance costs. The new boiler and related systems will replace two older and less cost-efficient […]


Company invests $6 million in new facility in Covington

Continental Waste Management LLC will invest $6 million to establish a post-industrial and post-consumer plastic recycling plant in the City of Covington. The company, which will occupy the former AET Film property, will also produce plastic/wood composite products. The project will create 100 new jobs. Virginia successfully competed against North Carolina for the project. “This […]