Tag: Northampton County

Northampton County forecast as leading wheat producing county in Virginia in 2017

Northampton County is forecast to be the number one locality in Virginia in wheat production this year. Shenandoah County had the highest yield (amount produced per acre). Amelia is the leading barley-producing county with Rockingham projected to have the highest barley yield.


McAuliffe announces utility-scale solar project in Northampton County

Hecate Energy has received a permit for a new utility-scale solar facility to be built in Cape Charles in Northampton County.


Groups push Cantor, Goodlatte on Voting Rights Act

Local chapters of civil rights and voting groups are taking out full page ads in the Roanoke Times and Richmond Times-Dispatch calling on their members of Congress to move the process forward on the bipartisan Voting Rights Amendment Act


Gov. Terry McAuliffe announces 135 new jobs for Northampton County

Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Tuesday that Bayshore Concrete Products, a subsidiary of Skanska USA and producer of quality precast concrete products, will invest $4 million to expand its operation in the Town of Cape Charles in Northampton County.


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