Pittsylvania County, Virginia

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4/6/2021 Candidate Profile: Xavier Warren (Lt. Governor) | WAVY.com wavy.com WAVY.com Voter GuideBiography: A native of Danville, Xavier J. Warren has lived and worked throughout the Commonwealth in Hampton Roads, Arlington County, and Pittsylvania County , where he played football at Dan River High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Hampton University where he graduated cum laude, and master’s in sports management from Georgetown University.As a child, Xavier dreamed of becoming a player agent for the ...
3/16/2021 Parts of Virginia will soon expand to next vaccination phase SFGate Parts of Virginia will soon expand to next vaccination phase March 16, 2021 Facebook Twitter EmailRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Some areas of Virginia will soon transition to Phase 1c of the state's vaccine distribution plan and start giving shots to other essential workers.The department said in a statement Tuesday that those areas will expand vaccination efforts to people who work in fields that include energy, wastewater, construction and ...
3/16/2021 Parts of Virginia Will Soon Expand to Next Vaccination Phase U.S. News & World Report Home Parts of Virginia Will Soon Expand to Next Vaccination Phase Some areas of Virginia will soon transition to Phase 1c of the state’s vaccine distribution plan and start giving shots to other essential workers. By Associated Press , Wire Service Content March 16, 2021 By Associated Press , Wire Service Content March 16, 2021, at 4:17 p.m. MoreRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Some areas of Virginia will soon transition to ...
3/16/2021 Parts of Virginia will soon expand to next vaccination phase The Intelligencer Parts of Virginia will soon expand to next vaccination phase March 16, 2021 CommentsRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Some areas of Virginia will soon transition to Phase 1c of the state's vaccine distribution plan and start giving shots to other essential workers.The department said in a statement Tuesday that those areas will expand vaccination efforts to people who work in fields that include energy, wastewater, construction and food service ...
3/16/2021 Parts of Virginia Will Soon Expand to Next Vaccination Phase nbcwashington.com Loudoun County Board to Reconsider Development on Goose Creek After Neighbors ProtestThe state said that some areas will begin the transition this week, including the Eastern Shore and the Danville-Pittsylvania County area. Other areas should be able to expand within weeks. Download our NBC Washington app for iOS or Android to get alerts for local breaking news and weather. The vaccinated population in D.C. may be overestimated in ...
3/16/2021 Parts of Virginia will soon expand to next vaccination phase michigansthumb.com Parts of Virginia will soon expand to next vaccination phase March 16, 2021 CommentsRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Some areas of Virginia will soon transition to Phase 1c of the state's vaccine distribution plan and start giving shots to other essential workers.The department said in a statement Tuesday that those areas will expand vaccination efforts to people who work in fields that include energy, wastewater, construction and food service ...
2/17/2021 Danville Utilities lineman suffers electric shock when restoring power in Pittsylvania County | State and Regional News | roanoke.com godanriver.com ... Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, a release from the city said. The worker, whose name has not been released, was injured at around 11 on Sugartree Church Road in Pittsylvania County while restoring power to a customer who had lost service following Saturday's ice storm. He was airlifted to Wake Forest Baptist after the Brosville Community Volunteer Fire and Rescue responded to the incident.“Our ...
1/23/2021 59-year-old Pittsylvania County man dies after house fire | Local News | godanriver.com godanriver.com breaking editor's pick top story 59-year-old Pittsylvania County man dies after house fire From staff reports SaveA 59-year-old Pittsylvania County man died after a house fire Saturday morning in Blairs, authorities reported.At about 10:10 a.m., Blairs Fire and Rescue responded to the 800 block of Kentuck Church Road after receiving a report of a fire with someone possibility trapped, according to a news release ...
1/22/2021 Two more Pittsylvania-Danville Health District residents die of COVID-19; three new outbreaks surface | Local News | godanriver.com godanriver.com ... Friday, 34 new infections brought the 7-day daily average down to about 76, compared with nearly 112 Monday. Virginia Department of Health Charles WilbornEven as new COVID-19 infections in Danville and Pittsylvania County have dipped during the past few days, two more deaths were reported Friday morning.Those deaths were among 62 new fatalities listed across the state, sending the commonwealth's toll past the 6,000 mark.Locally ...
1/20/2021 Parts of Southside Virginia now in Phase 1b of coronavirus vaccinations wsls.com ... eligible groups of people include teachers, public transit workers and anyone 65 and older. Those 65 years and older, as well as those 16-64 years with high-risk medical conditions who live in either Pittsylvania County or Danville and are interested in being vaccinated should call 434-766-9828. Individuals in those same categories who live in Brunswick, Halifax or Mecklenburg counties should call 434-738-6545 to schedule an appointment. Both health districts ...
1/16/2021 OUR VIEW: We need the vaccine, and we are happy for the next level | Editorial | godanriver.com godanriver.com ... than a third of the 943,400 doses the state has received have been distributed. Worse, we have fully vaccinated slightly more than 30,000 people statewide.Here is the picture we see for Danville and Pittsylvania County based on data provided by VDH:There have been at least 6,534 cases of COVID-19 in our health district, with 104 deaths and 329 hospitalizations. And more than 15% of the 57,000-plus ...
1/12/2021 Amid circulating skepticism, Dan River Region schools preparing for staff COVID-19 vaccine distributions | Education | godanriver.com godanriver.com ... and firefighters, public transit and grocery store workers, mail carriers and government officials. It also includes child care and education personnel.Although the local health district is not yet in Phase 1b, Danville and Pittsylvania County schools are planning ahead for when vaccines are available for teachers, bus drivers and all other staff members.Mark Jones“We’re laying the groundwork right now so that when it becomes available, when ...
1/3/2021 Hoth Therapeutics Inks Production Deal With Tergus Pharma For HT-001 GLP And GMP Materials ruthcgreene.com ... Thursday it has signed a production agreement with Tergus Pharma for both GLP and GMP materials associated with its novel cancer treatment drug, HT-001. See Original Article 65-year-old man dies in Pittsylvania County crash on Wards RoadPITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police are investigating a Pittsylvania County crash that took the life of a Campbell County man on Monday night. At 7:20 p.m., authorities ...
9/22/2020 Political Headlines from across Virginia peninsulateaparty.org ... of all patients were uninsured and 73% were male; 80% of patients were Black - up nearly 20% from 2019. Pittsylvania County native announces bid for lieutenant governor By JOHN CRANE, Danville Register & Bee A Pittsylvania County native is running for lieutenant governor of Virginia. Xavier Warren, 32, a business owner who lives in Arlington, announced his bid Monday. "I'm not a politician," Warren told the Danville Register & Bee on Monday ...