State regulators have directed Appalachian Power to refund more than $5 million to Virginia customers.
The holiday shopping craze is right around the corner, and Blacksburg leaders want to make sure residents buy local. The community is observing Small Business Saturday this weekend. It is a nationwide movement that emphasizes the difference that locally owned businesses make in their towns.
With winter weather anticipated to impact portions of southwestern Virginia in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Nov. 26, through the morning of Thursday, Nov. 27, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is urging motorists to monitor weather reports, adjust travel schedules and avoid driving in potentially slick and icy conditions. Starting Wednesday night, VDOT […]
Beginning next week, the Blacksburg Aquatic Center will be offering Aqua ZUMBA. Natalia Pizarro, Certified Aqua ZUMBA Instructor, will teach this class. During December the public is invited to take Aqua ZUMBA for free. The class will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays, December 2-18 at 10 a.m. For more information, contact the Blacksburg Aquatic Center […]
Theta Chi at Radford University will be collecting money donations and toys for underprivileged children starting December 1st. We will have a table set up outside next to the 7-11 across campus for 24 hours a day the entire week, so stop by whenever you can! Thanks in advance, and happy holidays!
Virginia was been named one of the top “bicycle friendly states” in the Unites States and Virginia Tech a “bicycle friendly university” by the League of American Bicyclists, last year but there’s a bike battle of sorts when it comes to biking downtown.
Three men in Montgomery County, including an attorney who practices in Roanoke, have been charged with crimes involving soliciting an underage girl.
The Salvation Army in the New River Valley is asking for help this holiday season.
Are you in the market to buy an award winning solar home? If so, then Virginia Tech might have just what you’re looking for.
A Pulaski County man who planned to run across the country is calling it quits early. Tony Smith was running to raise awareness for suicide prevention.
A Roanoke woman who was hit by a car Thursday night in Blacksburg has died. Justeen Olinger, 20, was hit while trying to cross North Main Street from Mountain Breeze Drive to Givens Lane when she was hit by a car driven by a 64-year-old Radford woman. :WDBJ7
The Bugbook Historical Microcomputer Museum is inviting everyone to a Christmas Open House Saturday, December 13, 12 noon to 4 p.m. The museum is located in suites 3 & 4 of the Floyd Village Green, Floyd VA and is home to many rare and significant computers and electronic memorabilia accumulated over a span of over […]
December 13th at 7:30pm (doors open at 6:30pm), and the second on December 14th at 3pm (doors open at 2pm) at Pulaski Theatre. We’re pleased to have the New River Valley Community Chorus return for this Christmas Season fixture.
There will be no Storytimes November 23-November 30. The Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holidays: Wednesday, November 26 closed at noon Thursday, November 27 Friday, November 28 We will reopen on Saturday, November 29 at 10:00 a.m.
While there are many important national issues deserving discussion, this week is a time of Thanksgiving. We all have things for which we should be grateful. But if you are like most, you or a loved one have likely experienced some trials and tribulations during the last year as well.