Blacksburg Town Administrator plans to resign

By SCOTT POWELL Ledger Staff Writer [email protected] Blacksburg Town Administrator Charlene Carter has decided to resign at the end of the year. Carter plans to resign on Dec. 31. Carter, who lives in Greenville, gave no indication about her future plans or reasons for leaving Blacksburg in an email over the weekend informing town council members about her decision. A […]

Today in History


Today in History Today is Thursday, Dec. 20, the 354th day of 2018. There are 11 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 20, 1989, the United States launched Operation Just Cause, sending troops into Panama to topple the government of Gen. Manuel Noriega. On this date: In 1803, the Louisiana Purchase was completed as ownership […]