Virginia’s high school graduates scored higher than the national average on reading and writing in the SAT college-entrance exams and slightly lower than average in mathematics. Charles Fishburne reports that the public school numbers show even more improvement.
Economic development in Chesterfield County may have turned around in the last two months, and as Charles Fishburne reports, a new contract for a 295 interchange into Meadowville Technology Park could open the doors for new business.
A bipartisan group of Virginia’s U.S. Congressional and state representatives gathered in Richmond yesterday to work on a compelling case to the Pentagon to keep the Joint Forces Command in Norfolk open. Craig Carper reports.