Virginia Tech’s Deputy Title IX officer is investigating at least three allegations of sexual assault.
On a night when both offenses were struggling to get into gear, the Christiansburg special teams picked up the slack for the Blue Demons.
During the summer of 1969, rising Blacksburg High School senior Richard Almond took a job bagging groceries because he thought working at Kroger would be fun. More than four decades later, Almond, as store manager of the Christiansburg Kroger, said the thought had been confirmed.
On this date, at 8:30 am, Blacksburg Police responded 103 S. Main Street, Social House Restaurant, in reference to what was initially reported as vandalism.
The Pulaski County Flea Market is held at the New River Valley Fairgrounds 2 miles north of Dublin on Rt. 100. Admission is $1.00 with children under 6 free. Parking is free and admission is free with the donation of a pair of eye glasses.
The Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones visited today to participate in the announcement of a major redevelopment project in Downtown Pulaski that will renovate some existing buildings, attract new residents, businesses, and create jobs. The total investment will be more than $1.5 MM.
When it comes to better patient care, critics say there’s always room for improvement. A group of students in the nursing program at Radford University say they’re learning to walk in their future patients’ shoes.
Don’t miss “the introverted master of an extroverted instrument!” Butch Robins gives a special performance on the banjo at Dogtown Roadhouse in Floyd, VA. Butch is truly a legendary master, and his performances are warm and memorable. $5 advance tickets are available now at the Republic of Floyd store and The Winter Sun clothing store(…)
At Mountain Lake Lodge this summer, it’s a story of ups and downs. After last year’s $2.25 million in renovations and improvements to the long-running resort atop Salt Pond Mountain, the finances are on the rebound.
The cheaper taxi alternative Uber launched its service in Blacksburg and Roanoke on Thursday, just weeks after Virginia officials first began welcoming these kinds of “ride-sharing” companies into the commonwealth.
The weekend of Oct. 3 and Oct. 4, Pulaski County High School will celebrate 40 years of excellence in education with a variety of events.
The Blacksburg Aquatic Center will be closed Tuesday, September 2 – Sunday, September 7 for annual maintenance. During that time, staff and contractors will work to make upgrades and improvements to the facility. The Aquatic Center will reopen with regular hours on Monday, September 8. For more information, call 540-961-1852.
The Blacksburg Planning and Building Department has received a Conditional Use Permit request to amend Resolution 96-249, a Special Use Permit for Office Use at 701 Progress Street, NE, (Tax map 226-Sec A 4, 5), by Ed Tuchler of Shelter Alternatives, (applicant), and Knoll Edge Properties LLC, (property owner).
Travelers heading to the annual Hillsville Flea Market and Gun Show during Labor Day weekend should be prepared for considerable traffic delays. The town’s popular event will be held Friday, Aug. 29 through Monday, Sept. 1. People not attending the flea market and gun show are encouraged to avoid the area altogether.
New River Valley Community Health Center nurse practitioner Raschid Ghoorahoo often writes his patients prescriptions, but these days they’re not always for pills. Sometimes, they’re for produce.