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In Lexington, VA He’s A Professor; In Ghana, He’s A King

The small town of Lexington, Virginia is known for its brick-lined, historic downtown. It’s steeped in Civil War history, including the burial grounds of Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson. It’s not the kind of place you’d expect to find an African King. For Virginia Currents, Ben Paviour has more on the Ghanaian native who’s both a professor and a leader in his native country.

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As Opioid Epidemic Continues, Alive RVA Launches Warmline Staffed By Peers in Recovery

When someone addicted to opioids or other drugs is finally ready to get help, knowing where to go or who to call can be an obstacle. A new resource, staffed  by people in recovery themselves, aims to fill that need. WCVE’s Catherine Komp has more for Virginia Currents.