VIRGINIA residents have celebrated the announcement of long-awaited funding for the Virginia Main Street Upgrade project, expecting it to revitalise the town and pave the way for further investment.
VIRGINIA horticulture farmers are worried development near the Gawler River could increase the severity of flooding in the event of wild weather.
EXTERNAL funding has been secured for the $2.6 million revamp of the Virginia Main Street, two years after Playford Council first committed to the project.
PLANS for a skate park in Virginia have been approved, despite concerns from nearby residents about its proximity to their homes.
ADELAIDE Plains Council (APC) and the chair of the Gawler River Floodplain Management Authority (GRFMA) are hopeful large-scale government spending on infrastructure projects could finally see the $27 million Northern Floodway kick-started.
A $50 million expansion of the Mitolo potato and onion processing plant at Virginia is one step closer to reality, after Playford Council endorsed a new Development Plan Amendment (DPA) for the area.
POLICE have arrested three men and uncovered more than 3000 cannabis plants during a drug bust at Virginia on Saturday morning.
A SPEEDING driver and his passenger will face court after a car was detected travelling at more than 50km/h over the speed limit at Virginia on Saturday.