Business Ledger


Bonnie Blue Southern Market and Bakery took home the silver medal from Virginia.org’s Virginia is for Lovers Best Bakery competition. The Winchester restaurant received the second-most customer votes out of 15 category finalists. The restaurant, located at the corner of Boscawen and Amherst St., offers fresh, made from scratch fare.

First National Corporation reported $1.1 million in earnings. Earnings per share was reported as 22 cents for the quarter ending March 31, 2016. This compares favorably to last year’s first quarter earning report of $813,000 earned and 17 cents earnings per share.

Histo-Scientific Research Laboratories announced its move to a new facility. The histopathology service provider’s new space in Maurertown, formerly used by Bowman Apple Products, offers 1,000,000 cubic feet of storage space for ambient materials and over 5,000 cubic feet of storage for refrigerated or frozen specimens.