City Council took its December Second Amendment sanctuary resolution a step further Tuesday with another resolution in support of a local militia under city control.
Making early voting more available and turning Election Day into a state holiday to improve Virginia voters’ access to the polls are on Gov. Ralph Northam’s legislative agenda when the General Assembly convenes Wednesday.
The Wise Town Council became the 118th Virginia county or locality government to approve a Second Amendment sanctuary resolution Monday.
Wise County Commonwealth’s Attorney Chuck Slemp III, a member of the Virginia Association of Commonwealth’s Attorneys’ legislative watch committee, said that VACA members are still reviewing various prefiled bills for the 2020 General Assembly session which starts Jan. 9.
A Coeburn man will serve a year in prison after a June 2019 domestic incident
The Virginia General Assembly will see several measures echoing Gov. Ralph Northam’s unsuccessful attempt to pass gun control legislation in July.
Wise Town Council will consider its own Second Amendment sanctuary resolution next week.
Madelynn Shell and Alexandria Reynolds, psychology professors at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, offer advice to first-time college students.
For graduates who thought high school was stressful, college may mean a new level of stress and sleep deprivation.
A four-hour standoff between an East Stone Gap man and law enforcement ended without violence Friday.