GATE CITY – Students at Gate City High School are helping the Scott County Rotary Club’s Kaziwo irrigation project become a reality.
Students held three bake sales and hot chocolate sales in December to raise funds for the project, which
"Our first priority with all the people, if they are employees, we want people to be safe," Costa said. "The good news is none of our employees have yet been identified as contracting the virus so that's very good news."
Chinese authorities on Monday reported a slight upturn in new virus cases and 105 more deaths, while new cases in other countries are raising more concern about containment of the virus.
Kristin Parker: "We continue to closely monitor developments with respect to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus). First and most importantly, we have implemented the appropriate actions to continue providing our employees a safe and healthy working environment in China.”
The country’s National Health Commission on Sunday reported 2,009 new cases in mainland China, bringing the total to 68,500. Its death toll from COVID-19 rose to 1,665.
Khanysia did not see the trap set by a poacher in Kruger National Park in South Africa, and it was days before the 4-month-old albino elephant was found.
Roe noted he has been talking to physician Arnold Hopland of Elizabethton -- who's on the cruise ship -- in conjunction with a number of federal agencies like the Centers for Disease Control and Health and Human Services.
“The detection of the small number of cases could be the spark that becomes a bigger fire, but for now it’s only a spark. Our objective remains containment.”
Four members of the Chinese military have been charged with breaking into the computer networks of the Equifax credit reporting agency and stealing the personal information of tens of millions of Americans, the Justice Department said Monday.
Europe and NASA’s Solar Orbiter rocketed into space Sunday night on an unprecedented mission to capture the first pictures of the sun’s elusive poles.
“Dramatic reductions” in the spread should begin this month if containment works, said Dr. Ian Lipkin, director of Columbia University’s Center for Infection and Immunity.
A Chinese doctor who got in trouble with authorities for sounding an early warning about the coronavirus outbreak died Friday after coming down with the illness, and Japan reported 41 new virus cases on a cruise ship quarantined in Yokohama harbor.
A team of scientists is preparing to dive deep into the depths of the Indian Ocean — into a “Midnight Zone” where light barely reaches but life still thrives.
The virus is an epidemic in China — where there were 425 deaths and 20,438 confirmed infections as of Tuesday — but has not affected enough people around the globe to be considered a pandemic.
Those positives, Costa noted, included $400 million in new revenue from innovation led by the Advanced Materials segment; $1.08 billion in free cash flow; meeting cost management targets; completing two bolt-on acquisitions (Marlotherm and INACSA); returing $668 million to stockholders and repaying $370 million of debt; and increasing the company's dividend for the 10th consecutive year.