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COLUMN – Why do people always hate life-saving inventions?

It is a longstanding American tradition to object to inventions that by and large save lives. In the early 1980s Michigan Rep. David Hollister introduced ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:38 am

COVID-19

Dr. Nash to retire Friday

Piedmont Health District Director Dr. H. Robert Nash, who has helped to lead mitigation and vaccination efforts throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, is planning to retire ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:05 am

COVID-19

COVID numbers see small jump in Lunenburg

National, state and local COVID-19 numbers continue to decline in what health officials have described as an encouraging trend, but the continuation of that trend ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:59 am

COVID-19

Vaccine registration website and hotline opens

After confusion and frustration felt in the wake of the commonwealth’s initial vaccine distribution, Virginians now have a one-stop shop for COVID-19 vaccine registration and ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Wednesday, February 17, 2021 4:42 pm

COVID-19

COVID Cases trending downward

COVID-19 cases in Virginia are experiencing a noticeable downward trend with local counties seeing an official decline in coronavirus cases. According to the Virginia Department ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, February 4, 2021 12:40 pm

COVID-19

Inmate sick with COVID-19 dies

An inmate sick with COVID-19 at the Lunenburg Correctional Center (LCC) has died. According to Gregory Carter, deputy director of communications with the Virginia Department ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, January 28, 2021 11:09 am

COVID-19

Lunenburg cases are up by 44

Health officials warn it’s still too early to tell if the area is on the verge of another large COVID-19 surge after cases declined for ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Wednesday, January 27, 2021 6:14 pm

COVID-19

Surge in cases continues

COVID-19 data was nothing short of jaw-dropping this week, with humongous jumps in virus numbers reported both locally and statewide, but Piedmont Health District Director ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Friday, January 22, 2021 8:20 am

COVID-19

Lunenburg virus cases up by 88 in a week

Counties in the Piedmont Health District are continuing to see sharp increases in cases of COVID-19 each week. The most notable local increase in coronavirus ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, January 14, 2021 1:15 pm

COVID-19

Vaccination rates expected to get faster

Despite nationwide concern that Operation Warp Speed is not nearly fast enough, health officials are expressing optimism for a future increase in vaccination rates as ... Read more

by Alexa Massey, Thursday, January 7, 2021 5:42 pm

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