The councilwoman, who’s expecting her second daughter soon, said her husband’s recent acceptance of a new health care administration job played a big part in her decision and that she thought it was a better idea to withdraw from the race.
CHRISTIANSBURG — A call to stand up and speak up for public education brought out over 150 parents, government leaders and community advocates Saturday during an event convened in Montgomery County.
Kyle Wayne Mabe was sentenced to three years in prison for pouring gasoline inside a Wytheville convenience store and setting it ablaze, along with a spree of other crimes committed nearby.
Rescue workers responded to a drowning Saturday afternoon on the New River along Parrott River Road.
Virginia Tech’s Moss Arts Center presents two solo exhibitions featuring the work of artists Namwon Choi and Shin-il Kim. The exhibitions open with a reception on Thursday, Jan. 27, from 5 to 7 p.m., in the Grand Lobby of center, which is located at 190 Alumni Mall.
Floyd Center for the Arts’ official Call to Artists for the third Floyd Plein Air Biennial is still accepting applications until Feb. 14.
Literacy Volunteers of the New River Valley welcomed Ginny Ritenour Ayers as its new executive director Jan. 10.
The local chapter of the 100+ Women Who Care of the New River Valley recently donated $10,625 to the member-selected organization, Montgomery Museum of Art & History in Christiansburg.
The Montgomery Museum of Art & History is pleased to present the very unique quilting work of artist Jenna Pynn. The exhibit will run from Jan. 10 through Feb. 25.
Amy Slone, associate director of development for the Warm Hearth Foundation, received the Individual Outstanding Community Service Award from the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce at their annual meeting Dec. 2.
The Rotary Club of Christiansburg-Blacksburg presented its 2021 Citizen of the Year Award to Debbie Sherman-Lee via Zoom ceremony at their April 12th meeting. She was honored for her many years of volunteer involvement which have made Christiansburg and the New River Valley a better place to…
Family and friends delivered daffodils for seniors at a Blacksburg nursing home.
A number of readers thought I went a bit overboard in defending Reps. Ben Cline, R-Botetourt, or Morgan Griffith, R-Salem, from slings and arrows in recent Letters to the Editor. A few got the joke, though.
Seven members of the Country Kids 4-H Club participated in Virginia Tech’s Block & Bridle Virtual Judging and Hippology contests in February.
Browse Roanoke homes over 4,000 square feet in size.
The state gave several reasons for its decision to deny the Tri-County Lakes Administrative Commission's application.
Read through the obituaries published today in Roanoke Times.
Virginia Democratic leaders on Wednesday called for an investigation of how Poolhouse, the political media firm utilized by GOP Gov. Glenn Youngkin, landed a $268,600 state contract to produce a tourism video featuring the governor.
The Virginia Department of Elections has forwarded approximately 107,000 voter registrations "recently submitted" through the DMV to local registrars to update voting rolls. The Virginia Public Access Project first reported the computer glitch.
Thrashing winds from the remnants of Hurricane Ian blew sand onto the Boardwalk in Virginia Beach, leaving a gritty mess that public works’ crews are trying to clean up.
The political advertising agency behind Glenn Youngkin’s successful bid for Virginia governor, which created his branding and specializes in work for Republican candidates, received a $268,600 contract from a state agency to produce a tourism video that heavily features Youngkin himself.
Nancy Renee Fridley, 46, is to return to Giles County Circuit Court on Dec. 7 to be sentenced on all of the charges. She faces a maximum punishment of 25 years in prison.
A preliminary investigation by Roanoke police indicated the woman was hit while she was walking through a parking near a Carilion Clinic facility in the 2300 block of Franklin Road Southwest.
Craig Jerry Lee Wilson, 46, of Bethune, South Carolina was charged with reckless driving after his tractor-trailer crashed into a couple's minivan on March 29, 2021.
There has been an ongoing disagreement over zoning matters.
Rogers' plan sets the minimum starting wage at $21 per hour for bus drivers and $18 for bus aides. The collective bargaining ordinance would split the cost of union elections between the union and the public.
A duel between the two Republican state lawmakers would spare us the months of courtroom and political back-biting that seem in the offing.
After several months of searching, Bedford County has found its new deputy county administrator. Justin Stauder, a graduate of Jefferson Forest High School, will be joining the county administration team beginning November 1, the county said in a news release on Monday.