Wytheville (United States)

Type: City
Name: Wytheville (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 36.948502
Longitude: -81.084801
population: 7,881
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

New Smyth County expects to host job fair later this year

The second of two plants left empty when Merillat closed its doors in early 2013 will soon be the home of a manufacturer that plans to invest $10 million and create 160 jobs. Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Friday that Mayville Engineering Company Inc ... [Published SWVA Today - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Virginia Coal and Energy Commission hears report on proposed EPA rule

WYTHEVILLE, Va. — Luke Popovich, vice president of the National Mining Association was preaching to the choir on Friday at the meeting of the Virginia Coal and Energy Commission at Wytheville Community College. Popovich was brutally frank about the potential ... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Bess is new CEO at LCRH

Somerset —In need of a new CEO, Tim Bess might be just what the doctor ordered for Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. Bess will be taking over as chief executive officer for Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital (LCRH) effective September 2. LCRH announced ... [Published Commonwealth Journal - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Officials Review East River Tunnel Fire

Traffic delays on U.S. Route 60 Traffic delays on U.S. Route 60 GAULEY BRIDGE (WVVA) -A tanker truck rolls over in Fayette County, causing traffic delays. Emergency dispatchers confirm it happened at Chimney Corner... More >> GAULEY BRIDGE (WVVA) ... [Published WVVA - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

70-mile sale a success

Shoppers from near and far spent time this weekend in search of clothing, household items and vintage treasures at the inaugural Take A Break From the Interstate three-day Road Market Sale. The 70-mile long sale was designed to boost traffic along the ... [Published Yadkin Ripple - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Music is everywhere in the Mountain Empire

NIGHTLIFE620 STATE: Bristol, 620 State St. Aug. 15, 8 p.m., Bret Mosley. 423-652-0314.ACOUSTIC COFFEEHOUSE: Johnson City, 415 W. Walnut St. Aug. 1, 8 p.m., Pea Pickin’ Hearts and Earnest Ernest; Aug. 2, 8 p.m., Kristina Kidd and Jackdaw’s 7; Aug. 5, 8 ... [Published TriCities.com - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Firefighters worked scenario nearly identical to tunnel incident

PRINCETON — David Thompson Sr., chief of the Green Valley-Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department said on Sunday that regional emergency responders had met in Wytheville, Va., in June to discuss a emergency response that was similar to the real life emergency ... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 2 reports

VDOT works throught the night to open one northbound lane in tunnel

BLUEFIELD — Repair crews worked through the night and early morning hours on Friday and today to make repairs to the H. Edward Steele Tunnel through East River Mountain. At 9 a.m. the Virginia State Police reopened one northbound lane to allow traffic ... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Relyance Bank Crown Club members tour the nation’s capital

A motor coach full of Relyance Bank Crown Clubbers recently enjoyed a leisure vacation in our nation’s capital. The travelers tried their best to see and do all they could in historic city of Washington, D.C.They overnighted in Nashville after a fantastic ... [Published Pine Bluff Commercial News - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

North Carolina & Virginia to host joint yard sale this weekend

By CALVIN PYNNcalvin@southwesttimes.comWYTHEVILLE – This weekend, residents living along a 70-mile stretch of highway in western North Carolina and Virginia will be given a unique opportunity to participate in a multistate yard sale.The inaugural event, ... [Published Southwest Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported May 24 2014 - Updated May 24 2014 - 1 reports

Shoptimist: Veterans, take note of these Memorial Day deals

Throughout this holiday weekend, Americans will be hosting cookouts, enjoying the warm weather and maybe even taking their first dip in a pool. There will be loads of sales at the mall, so it will be a great time to pick up a new summer outfit or two ... [Published Roanoke Times - May 24 2014]

Quotes

In Friday’s press releases, board Chairman Wade H Blevins Jr. said, "Smyth County is excited and honored to welcome MEC to our fast-growing business community. MEC has an outstanding reputation in the world of fabrication, including being named number one in their field by Fabricator Magazine for four consecutive years, and we are proud they chose to expand their operations here in Smyth County.  This project is very important to our future, and we appreciate the cooperation from our neighbors in Wythe County to ensure the success of this project expansion moving forward.  In addition, we are grateful for the support and assistance from Governor McAuliffe, Secretary Jones, the Virginia Economic Development Partnership and Virginia’s aCorridor to help make this possible. It is another great day here in Smyth County.”"
Chief Jeff Warden with the Bluefield, WV Fire Department says, "We're just coordinating our resources so we can apply them to whatever incident not necessarily the tunnel,but other incidents throughout the county that takes multiple agencies."

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New Smyth County expects to host job fair later... [Published SWVA Today - Aug 18 2014]
Virginia Coal and Energy Commission hears repor... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Aug 10 2014]
Bess is new CEO at LCRH [Published Commonwealth Journal - Aug 10 2014]
Officials Review East River Tunnel Fire [Published WVVA - Aug 02 2014]
70-mile sale a success [Published Yadkin Ripple - Jul 31 2014]
Music is everywhere in the Mountain Empire [Published TriCities.com - Jul 31 2014]
Firefighters worked scenario nearly identical t... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Jul 28 2014]
Relyance Bank Crown Club members tour the natio... [Published Pine Bluff Commercial News - Jul 26 2014]
VDOT works throught the night to open one north... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Jul 26 2014]
Fire underground: Tractor-trailer blaze closes ... [Published Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Jul 26 2014]
North Carolina & Virginia to host joint yard sa... [Published Southwest Times - Jul 25 2014]
Shoptimist: Veterans, take note of these Memori... [Published Roanoke Times - May 24 2014]
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