Danville Local Business
Local business in Danville, VA
Thursday May 21 | via WCKX-FM Columbus
With a few simple words, the mother of a concerned Black male college student gave social media users a reprieve from the daily menu of bad news about police shooting or killing African-Americans. Dr. Nada Owusu , a pediatrician in Danville, Va., posted an image on Facebook of her son, Joseph, standing next to officer Matt Okes , praising the officer for "being a good person waiting with my son" after he got a flat tire driving home from Virginia Tech, reports CBS News . Comment?
Monday May 18 | via Chain Store Age
Bentonville, Ark. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has signed a 42,000-sq.-ft. lease to open a Neighborhood Market at Nor-Dan Shopping Center in Danville, Virginia. Comment?
Monday May 18 | via PaintSquare
Three subsidiaries of the nation's largest power company will pay $102 million in fines and environmental projects after pleading guilty to federal crimes in connection with a massive 2014 coal-ash spill. The three Duke Energy Corp. companies have agreed to pay a $68 million criminal fine and spend $34 million on environmental projects and land conservation following their plea Thursday to nine criminal violations of the Clean Water Act, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced. Comment?
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