Highland County School Board May Meeting

By Scott Smith / May 13, 2021

Endings and beginnings

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Part Two of Our April 30th Interview with Pocahontas School Superintendent Terrence Beam

By Tim Walker / May 12, 2021

Terrence Beam, the Pocahontas County School Superintendent discusses multi-cultural education, school funding and an exciting new recreational program for 2nd through 5th graders.

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Monterey Town Council’s May Meeting

By Bonnie Ralston / May 12, 2021

Proposed budget was presented. Budget public hearing set for June 3

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Highland County Board of Supervisors Adopts County Budget

By Bonnie Ralston / May 12, 2021

New budget total is $8,964,899

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Green Bank students talk to an astronaut on the ISS

By Heather Niday / May 11, 2021

It was a once in a lifetime experience for some lucky middle school students

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Walk-In Wednedays at The Omni Homestead

By Danny Cardwell / May 11, 2021

As more and more Americans get vaccinated and travel and leisure restrictions are rolled back, the tourism industry is ramping up for a busy vacation season. One of the obstacles hotels, restaurants and tourist attractions are facing is staffing. The Omni Homestead, in Hot Springs is working to solve this…

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Agenda for the May 11th Pocahontas Board of Education Meeting

By Tim Walker / May 9, 2021

The Pocahontas County Board of Education will hold a Local School Improvement Council meeting at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at the Hillsboro Elementary School. This will be followed immediately afterwards at that school by their regular board meeting. In-person public attendance will be limited.

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Highland County Board of Supervisors May Meeting – Part 2

By Bonnie Ralston / May 7, 2021

  This is part two of coverage from the Highland County Board of Supervisors May meeting. The Board heard a presentation by Henry Budzinski on a proposal to create the Shenandoah Mountain National Scenic Area.  The area is National Forest, about 90,000 acres, between Route 250 and Route 33 in…

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Pocahontas Memorial Hospital staff urge residents to get vaccinated

By Heather Niday / May 7, 2021

A doctor and pharmacist at PMH present their reasons for getting the COVID-19 vaccine

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Highland County Board of Supervisors May Meeting – Part 1

By Bonnie Ralston / May 6, 2021

Board approves Headwaters campground permit, matching funding for emergency shelters grant and the VDOT Six Year Road Plan.

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