Episode 5

A sad pattern repeated itself often in Southwest Virginia: Companies packed up and left after depleting stores of coal, timber, and iron ore.

Episode 4

Featuring 3 questions for Mayor Jan White of Richlands and business loan advice from Wayne Waldrop, lending manager for Virginia Community Capital.

Episode 3

Featuring: 3 questions for the mayor of Glade Spring and entrepreneurship advice from Jody Keenan, State Director of the Virginia Small Business Development Center.

Episode 2

Featuring: 3 questions for the mayor of Galax, a chat with the Carroll County Administrator, and a return visit with St. Paul mayor, Kyle Fletcher