Jessica Ewing, the woman accused of killing Virginia Tech student Samanata Shrestha earlier this year, is now facing more serious charges.
Hickok Street will be closed between First Street and Second Street on Thursday, July 31 and Friday, August 1 for sidewalk repairs. This closure will be in place between 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. while crews make repairs.
Radford University’s Waldron College of Health and Human Services has been awarded an Advanced Nursing Education Grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for more than $750,000.
Floyd County’s family subdivision ordinance is vague and needs refinement to help protect family farms and prevent abuses of the system, planning commission chairman Mark Sowers tells the Board of Supervisors.
Come on out to the Blacksburg Farmers Market this evening at 8pm for the Market Square Jam, an old time music celebration and Crooked Road affiliated venue. Tonight’s host is Mac Traynham and Friends. Whether you’re a seasoned musician or just learning, the Market Square Jam is the place to be. The jam takes place(…)
Floyd County is about to show the world how to be happy. The community is set to join hundreds around the world who have taken the hit song “Happy” as an anthem. Local enthusiasts are working on a dance, which will be performed publicly at the Floyd Town Jubilee on Saturday, August 16. There have(…)
Montgomery County and its public school system are combining their self insurance plans for health care coverage to save money.
The family of a convicted killer who drowned last week in the New River says he turned his life around.
At approximately 10:30 am this morning, Radford Police were called to Harvey’s Collision Center at 1500 Tyler Avenue in reference to a suspicious substance found inside the bumper of a car that was brought in for repairs. The Virginia State Police and FBI responded to assist in the investigation. Testing done on scene as to(…)
Steppin’ Out features over 200 artists and crafts people from around the United States selling unique handcrafted items – jewelry, pottery, textiles, metal work, basketry, stained & fused glass, yard art, fine art, furniture, toys, artisan foods and so much more!
Shortly after 1:00 p.m., on July 29, 2014, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office 911 center, received a call reporting a motorcycle crash in the 2100 block of Huffville Road, near the Montgomery-Floyd County line.
A 4-year-old girl injured Friday morning in an accident has died. Crystal Lynn Lefler, 35, of Draper, was driving a 2008 Chevrolet sedan on Lowman’s Ferry Road, when it off the road, hit a tree, and rolled over, ejecting one child.
The VDOT Park and Ride lot in Christiansburg will operate from a new location effective August 4th, 2014. The new park and ride lot will be located off I-81, exit 118B on Roanoke Street across from Hubble Drive.
Natural gas companies EQT Midstream and Next Era want to build a 330 mile pipeline across some Virginia counties.
A Virginia Tech student was listed in good condition Monday, hours after she was struck by a sport utility vehicle on Prices Fork Road in Blacksburg.
Milestones are important to remember and commemorate. July 27 has long been an important milestone in the Watergate scandal, and is certainly worth commemorating. I appreciate the Roanoke Times for reminding me in an editorial that this was the week that former Congressman M. Caldwell Butler made a stand. I remember the events well, but(…)