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Virginia Department of Health Prepares for COVID-19 Booster Vaccine Rollout

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STATEWIDE -- Virginia’s state vaccination coordinator Dr. Danny Avula responds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s recommendation of the Pfizer-BioNTech booster doses. “Virginia...

Emancipation Monument Unveiled in Richmond

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STATEWIDE -- After the removal of the Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond earlier this month, a new monument to honor the contributions of...

Richmond’s Robert E. Lee Statue To Be Removed Wednesday

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STATEWIDE -- The 12-ton statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in the capital city will come down Wednesday, Sept. 8. In a unanimous decision...

Virginia Supreme Court Rules the State Can Remove Robert E. Lee Statue

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STATEWIDE -- The Supreme Court of Virginia ruled Thursday, Sept. 2 that the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee can be taken down...

Northam Declares State of Emergency Ahead of Ida’s Arrival to Virginia

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STATEWIDE -- Gov. Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, Aug. 31 in response to Tropical Depression Ida's impending arrival. Ida is expected...

Virginia Commission for the Arts to Award $5,000 Poetry Fellowships

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STATEWIDE -- The Virginia Commission for the Arts (VCA) announced the opening of its 2021-2022 Artist Fellowship Program to recognize and support Virginia artists. This...
Two brothers from Yorktown are raising money for the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank with hand-sewn masks (WYDaily/Pixabay)

Statewide Public Health Emergency Order Requires Face Masks in K-12 Schools

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STATEWIDE -- Yesterday afternoon, Gov. Ralph Northam announced a Public Health Emergency Order requiring universal masking in all indoor settings in Virginia’s K-12 schools. This...
The Governor's Palace at Colonial Williamsburg. (WYDaily/File photo)

$861,080 of Grants Awarded to Local Tourism Initiatives

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STATEWIDE- Across Virginia, 64 tourism initiatives are now the recipients of  grants totaling up to $861,080 as part of the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC)...