Eligible students can receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship though the program. Silva says low-income students who are disproportionately impacted by marijuana can benefit while boosting their local economy.
Dr. Mazer says that exposure and fever-type symptoms can occur almost two weeks before any rash develops, and both he and other doctors say that with any illness going back to basics can help students stay prepared.
Under a 2020 law backed by Democrats, Virginia began allowing inmates to earn more credits to reduce their sentences for good behavior or participation in rehabilitation programs. Previously, all inmates were eligible to earn a maximum of 4.5 days of “good time” credit for every 30 days served.
High school sports are about to get underway in Central Virginia. There has been a shortage of officials the last couple of years during the coronavirus pandemic, and now there’s a push to get more referees.
Harmful algal blooms that threaten the health of people and pets who spend time on the water led Virginia to add Lake Anna and six other bodies of water to its list of impaired waterways in a recent draft report.