News

Three Virginia Counties Become Eligible For SBA Loans

Three Virginia Counties Become Eligible For SBA Loans

Photo: WINA

The U.S. Small Business Administration is making economic injury disaster loans available to three counties that border North Carolina. It says Grayson, Halifax and Mecklenburg qualify for the loans. Each is adjacent to at least one North Carolina county where a federal disaster declaration was issued earlier this year. SBA representatives says disasters don’t usually stop at county or state lines.

Latest Stories

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

County Students Score High On SAT’s

chalkboard school

Albemarle SAT scores are higher than both state and national figures.

in National, World

Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

trade

The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

in Entertainment

Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

17-overlay6

The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.

in National

Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

20-overlay2

The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.