Radford Police Dept Receives Two Awards

Radford Police Dept Receives Two Awards

The Radford City Police Department has received two prestigious state awards throughout the course of 2014; The May 2014 Click It or Ticket award and the Law Enforcement Challenge Award.

VDOT reveals plans for new park and ride in Christiansburg

VDOT reveals plans for new park and ride in Christiansburg

Montgomery County residents get the chance to speak up about a proposal for a new park and ride facility in Christiansburg.

Police take action on a dangerous drug

Police take action on a dangerous drug

Attempting to make “wax” is a public safety issue and can cause explosions, injuries, and death.

The Pine Tavern Lodge: keeping the charm and adding updates

The Pine Tavern Lodge: keeping the charm and adding updates

On a busy Saturday in October, the new owners of The Pine Tavern Lodge were tackling chores around the property.

Judge suggests local drug court

Judge suggests local drug court

Establishing a local drug court can be another weapon in battling the methamphetamine problem.

‘Blackout’ event to benefit Make-A-Wish Virginia

‘Blackout’ event to benefit Make-A-Wish Virginia

Entrepreneur Tim Kelley hopes to cash in on a football trend – and help a charity along the way.

Community rallies behind Floyd couple without power

Community rallies behind Floyd couple without power

A week after the community rallied to raise more than $11,000 for an elderly Floyd County couple to pay their outstanding power bill, the couple remains without power.

Newport News man arrested for additional Montgomery County burglary

Newport News man arrested for additional Montgomery County burglary

A Newport News man facing two burglary charges from Blacksburg police now faces two new burglary charges from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.

Office Closures and Garbage Collection Schedule for Veterans Day

Office Closures and Garbage Collection Schedule for Veterans Day

Christiansburg Town Hall will be closed in observance of Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11. Offices will reopen Wednesday, November 12 at 8 a.m.

How to kill America

How to kill America

Presidents of history understand to be remembered in the history books as a Great American. Recall the hard decision of Harry Truman ending the bitter war with Japan. Recall Jack Kennedy who stood up to the Soviet Union about “nukes” in Cuba. Think about your Medicare from President Johnson, and then there is President Ronald […]

11/8: Blacksburg New School Holiday Shopping

11/8: Blacksburg New School Holiday Shopping

The annual Blacksburg New School Holiday Shopping day will be held on Nov 8th from 10am-4pm at the school which is located at 2500 N. Main Street, Blacksburg.

Police, Virginia Tech students promote safety during Halloween weekend

Police, Virginia Tech students promote safety during Halloween weekend

For many college students and older adults, Halloween may start as early as Thursday night. Blacksburg law enforcement agencies are working with Virginia Tech to make sure everyone stays safe.

One person killed in Montgomery County fire

One person killed in Montgomery County fire

One man is dead after a fire early Thursday morning in the 3200 block of Peppers Ferry Road, which is near Belview Elementary School.

Judge acquits man of attempted murder

Judge acquits man of attempted murder

A man accused of attempting to murder Glen Lyn Fire Department Chief Randy Jones after a drunken altercation was found not guilty on Wednesday.

OSHA investigating tree trimmer’s death in Blacksburg

A Christiansburg man died while trimming trees in a Blacksburg residential neighborhood Monday.

Amber Personal Emergency Response Pendants Recalled

An accelerated circuit drain of the Visonic Amber MCT-212 GS LA S (315) ENR pendants and Visonic Amber Kits GS LA (315) KIT2 pendant battery can result in a shorter than expected “low battery” warning period, from 30 days down to a nine day warning period …read more : Consumer Protection

Modular Storage Bars Recalled

When weight is applied to the storage bar, the screws holding the mounting plate can pull out of the bar allowing the storage bar to fall, posing an injury hazard. …read more : Consumer Protection

USB Chargers Recalled Due to Fire Hazard

The charger can overheat while in use, posing a fire hazard. …read more : Consumer Protection

11/1: Soul’s Journey Concert

11/1: Soul’s Journey Concert

Soul’s Journey from Wise, VA will be in concert on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at River City Christian Church, 301 Bolling Street, Radford, VA  at 5:00 P.M. The concert is free and everyone is welcome!

Halloween Zumba Class

Halloween Zumba Class

Please join us for our Halloween Zumba Class at the Blacksburg Community Center on Friday, October 31 from 9:30 – 10:25 am. All those coming in costumes get in free.

Aquatic Center News Nov 2014

Aquatic Center News Nov 2014

With all that goes on at the CAC (Christiansburg Aquatic Center) in the competition pool, sometimes it is hard to know who is who.

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office will soon get new cameras

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office will soon get new cameras

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office will soon get new technology for its officers and vehicles.

Landowners seek legal rights in pipeline dispute

Landowners seek legal rights in pipeline dispute

As concerns grow among people here in our region about proposed pipelines, hundreds attended a meeting Tuesday night in Blacksburg to learn what their legal rights are as landowners and as a community.

Warner and Gillespie discuss southwest, central Virginia

Warner and Gillespie discuss southwest, central Virginia

The election is six days away and we’re continuing to take a closer look at the two candidates most likely to become your next senator. Senator Mark Warner (D-Virginia) is running against Republican Ed Gillespie. Both have a significant lead over Libertarian Robert Sarvis who is polling around five percent. While healthcare and the economy […]