Christiansburg Police are searching for an endangered missing teenager who they believe ran away with a man after he traveled to Christiansburg from Illinois to meet her.
The Collegiate 4-H Club will be continuing their 4-H Cloverbud program for children, ages 5 to 8, this spring. The program will be held at the Frog Pond Activity Center at Mid-County Park in Christiansburg. The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 10. Meetings will be held predominately on the second and fourth […]
Virginia farmers and forestry producers who are committed to taking their land management practices to the next level can now sign up for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) or renew expiring 2011 CSP contracts to earn incentive payments for the environmental benefits their operations produce.
A canvass is the method chosen by the Floyd County Republican Committee at a meeting on Friday night, January 23 at the Jessie Peterman library here in Floyd to nominate Floyd County Republican Candidates to the Offices of Commonwealth’s Attorney, Clerk of Circuit Court, Sheriff, Treasurer, Commissioner of Revenue, and Board of Supervisor Members for […]
A glitch in the processing system at BB&T was causing some accounts to show an incorrect balance or no funds available in their account. BB&T says account balances are correct now. Overdraft fees are refunded.
Justin Conduff led scoring with 12 points in win over EastMont Floyd County High School’s Buffaloes got back on winning tracks Tuesday night at home with wins over Eastern Montgomery by both the varsity and JV teams. Justin Conduff led scoring with 12 points, Blake Hairston added 11 and nine other players scored in a […]
Congressmen Bob Goodlatte (VA-06) and Morgan Griffith (VA-09) issued the following statement today reacting to the news that Norfolk Southern Corp. will be closing its office building in Roanoke, impacting the jobs of all 500 employees working there:
Steve and Karen Ellingson, of Blacksburg, VA, are the lucky winners in the 2014 Blue Ridge PBS Viking River Cruise Drawing. The 8 day trip for 2 is a $10,000 value and includes round-trip airfare from Roanoke.
To all Claytor Lake Stakeholders, Currently 2 bills have been introduced into the Virginia House and Senate changing the current requirements for those needing Boater Safety Licenses to operate a boat in Virginia. Below is all the information on the bills and contact information for any of you who would like to express your opinion […]
By CALVIN PYNN firstname.lastname@example.org This will be the last year that Joe Sheffey will serve on the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors. Sheffey made the announcement at the end of Monday night’s lengthy January Board of Supervisor’s meeting to a near-empty room, with his fellow board members surrounding him before the meeting concluded shortly before […]
By MELINDA WILLIAMS email@example.com A federal appeals court doesn’t buy claims by former Dublin pain doctor Linda Sue Cheek that she was erroneously convicted in February 2013 of illegally distributing prescription medications. Cheek, 66, filed a brief with the Fourth Circuit United States Court of Appeals in April, seeking to have her 172 convictions of […]
By MELINDA WILLIAMS firstname.lastname@example.org A Fairlawn man is facing charges of hit and run and driving under the influence of intoxicants after he allegedly struck a moped on Route 11 Saturday night and then left the scene. Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Saunders said Zachary Stevens, 33, struck a 2014 moped being operated by […]
By CALVIN PYNN email@example.com Nearly a century’s worth of history sits atop the hill across the river from Radford. As the staff of volunteers that runs St. Albans Sanitorium is commemorating the start of the former mental hospital’s 100th year, a number of events have been scheduled leading up to its centennial anniversary. The site […]
Pulaski County is reviewing its subdivision, zoning and development ordinances to identify potential changes and opportunities for reorganization and streamlining. Public meetings are being held to receive citizen input. No specific knowledge about development or ordinances is needed to provide helpful information during this process, so all Pulaski County citizens are encouraged to attend. The […]
Participating Taco Bell and Long John Silver’s restaurants have raised more than $300,000 for children in need. The “Be An Angel for Children” fundraiser included 81 Long John Silver’s and 80 Taco Bell franchise-owned restaurants across the southeastern U.S. All of the funds raised will benefit the Kingswood School and Home for Children and One […]
By Margo Maier Capital News Service RICHMOND – Virginia’s secretary of health and human services, William A. Hazel, wants legislators to put aside their political differences and ensure that every resident of the commonwealth has access to affordable health care. Hazel is urging the General Assembly to expand Medicaid, the health coverage program for low-income […]
CEROS 550 5-inch, CEROS 650 6-inch and CEROS 680 6-inch electric sanders can short circuit, posing a fire hazard. …read more : Consumer Protection