US boosting vaccine deliveries amid complaints of shortages

Answering growing frustration over vaccine shortages, President Joe Biden announced that the U.S. is ramping up deliveries to hard-pressed states over the next three weeks and expects to provide enough doses to vaccinate 300 million Americans by

Department store chain Belk filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Belk, the North Carolina-based department store chain which has catered to generations of shoppers for nearly 190 years, announced Tuesday that it will file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The chain’s owner, private equity firm

Reward offered in Saturday shooting in Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Martinsville Police are looking for the man who burst into a home Saturday afternoon and started shooting. Investigators were called to the 700 block of Fourth St. around 2:10 p.m. Saturday for a report

Republican Snyder joins crowded Virginia governor contest

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Entrepreneur and former Fox News contributor Pete Snyder has joined a crowded field seeking the Republican nomination for Virginia governor, touting his business experience and promising a new approach to leadership in Richmond.

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Sat 20

Brunswick Stew

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri 26

Empty Bowls at God’s Storehouse

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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