The free community lunch at Plenty! will take place Wednesday, January 28 at 12 noon. The Plenty! Farm is located at 192 Elephant Curve Road in Floyd. The event is open to all community members.
Six of the Blue Ridge region’s best teachers have been selected as finalists for the 2015 McGlothlin Awards for Teaching Excellence.
A Virginia Tech graduate is facing charges after an investigation of theft led police to a car with computer cables hanging from its trunk.
A former Radford University employee has been charged with embezzlement. Court records show Tammy Saunders has been charged with several counts of taking money from the university. WDBJ7
As Shannon Zeman pondered what to do in life, he said it was Jeff Dalton who helped guide him. At that time, the late 1980s, Dalton was a deputy patrolman and the two worked together as volunteer firefighters in Floyd.
A North Carolina woman has been charged and arrested after human remains were discovered in concrete inside a Montgomery County residence.
Freezing rain may have been falling outside, the a hardcore gathering of dancers, while smaller than the capacity crowds one normally finds, listened to music and danced the night away at the Friday Night Jamboree. The weather cancelled school early on Friday along with scheduled sporting events along with many restaurants and night spots. The […]
Current Exhibit: Keeping the Piece: Quilting Culture in SW Virginia, featuring regional quilts, both historic and showing, how quilting has evolved into a unique art form. Alexander Black House & Cultural Center
The Blacksburg Partnership, a non-profit economic development organization serving the Blacksburg area, announces plans for the 7th annual Fork and Cork festival on Saturday, May 2. Most significant to this year’s festivities is a new, spacious location at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (CRC).
Basketball games scheduled for Floyd Friday night cancelled because of wetter. Schools released early in the day. Dogtown Roadhouse is closed. The Friday Night Jamboree is still on as of last check. Same for Oddfellas Cantina and Tapas with Erica Joy on stage. Will keep monitoring and report more later. …read more : Blue Ridge […]
LeBron James poses for Sports Illustrated photographer Al Tielemans, one of six SI photographers laid off.(Photo by Mark Duncan/Associated Press) Sports Illustrated, the magazine whose photographers have shot some of the most iconic sports images in history, laid off its entire photographer staff Thursday. The remaining six staff photographers — Robert Beck, Simon Bruty, Bill […]
Regal Cinemas at the New River Valley Mall wants to serve alcohol. A WDBJ7 reporter got a tip that a sign had been posted on the main door of the theater in Christiansburg.
There’s a special group of students at Virginia Tech that police say have been targeted by scammers.
Joe Jones had an impressive resume — multiple degrees in various subjects — and was a prolific traveler, but he’s remembered for how he could use that brilliance and worldliness to improve the lives of his students.
The Dedication Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting for the new Auburn Middle School will take place on Sunday, January 25 at 2 p.m.