Dorka is one of many dogs trained to sniff out marijuana being retired because of changing drug laws. How the dog reunited with a former handler has prompted controversy in Rocky Mount.
The major coaxial cable-based internet service providers in the Roanoke Valley are getting a faster, fiber-optic based competitor.
Here are the bestsellers for the week that ended Saturday, June 12, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan © 2021 NPD Group. (Reprinted from Publishers Weekly, published by PWxyz LLC. © 2021, PWxyz LLC.) HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "The President's Daughter: A Thriller" by Bill Clinton and James ...
Here are the bestsellers for the week that ended Saturday, June 12, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan © 2021 NPD Group. (Reprinted from Publishers Weekly, published by PWxyz LLC. © 2021, PWxyz LLC.) HARDCOVER FICTION 1. The President’s Daughter. Clinton/Patterson. Little, Brown and Knopf ...
Former Oasis star Noel Gallagher dreams of buying himself a super-yacht.
After years of dedicated effort from local leaders, including the late Virginia state Sen. Ben Chafin, a state park winding the length of the Clinch River finally opened on Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES — After a year of public displays of introspection concerning diversity and inclusivity in the entertainment industry, a new study from the University of Southern California tracking the race and gender of top executives in the music business shows how much work is yet to be done. The study from USC's Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, released Tuesday morning, spells out just how ...
Q: My husband, daughter and I are planning to combine households with my mother. She is a widow with some new health problems, and no longer wishes to live alone.
Roanoke's city attorney said Linda Jones' claim “has been taken care of by her insurance company.” Jones' attorney begs to differ.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it may act sooner than previously planned to start dialing back the low-interest-rate policies that have helped fuel a swift rebound from the pandemic recession but have also coincided with rising inflation.
NEW YORK — More than 4 million people say they fear being evicted or foreclosed upon in the coming months just as two studies released Wednesday found that the nation's housing availability and affordability crisis is expected to worsen significantly following the pandemic.
Appalachian Power owns most of the street lights in its service territory. The high-pressure sodium lights consume electricity at a higher rate than modern LED lighting. The new four-year contract offers more favorable rates for municipalities to make the switch.
BEDFORD — More than a handful of Bedford County residents spoke out against the Virginia Department of Transportation's plans to remove a crossover at Camp Jaycee Road on U.S. 460 as part of an estimated $3.7 million project to improve safety in that area.
Habitat for Humanity critical home repair project benefits Floyd County veteran and his family.
The cynic reminds us that success often depends not from what one knows but who.
While much has been reported about the American Rescue Plan providing needed relief to pandemic-battered cities, less has been written about t…
More than 26,000 people in Southwest Virginia will soon have overdue bills owed to Ballad Health and its legacy companies discharged, with no …
BEDFORD — Two former Bedford County schools, Body Camp and the old Montvale elementary facilities, may soon go up for sale.