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Del. Albo Recognized with Three Service Awards By Virginia Chamber of Commerce
Del. Dave Albo was given three awards last week for his 2013 voting record by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce .
Sun May 19, 2013
Maddox and Calfee Excel in Roanoke
Roanoke- It took all season, but it was sweet when it happen. The talent was always there, but it took a while to put it all together.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Georgetown Times
Georgetown Lunch Rotarians focus on Wounded Warrior project
Lloyd Mackall/For The Times Georgetown Lunch Rotarians heard Terry Moore, formerly of the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command, speak about the Wounded Warrior program.
Police Need Your Help Solving Suspicious Death Case
There is new information about a suspicious death in Dutch Mill Court. The medical examiner based in Roanoke has not been able to determine a cause of death for Thaxton Keith Simms.
Mon May 13, 2013
Public Safety Notes
A 27-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint on May 7, as she withdrew money from the same bank ATM where another armed robbery occurred in late March.
Sat May 11, 2013
National PTA celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week
National PTA joins schools and communities across the country in recognizing educators making a difference in children's lives during PTA Teacher Appreciation Week between May 6-10, 2013.
Fri May 10, 2013
Stars and Stripes
Jefferson College grad, war veteran, designs his own future
ROANOKE, Va. - It is 8 a.m. on a rainy Monday, a time when most people are easing warily into the work week.
Watch This Ridiculously Simple Way That Vandaveer Uses Twitter's Vine To Promote Live Shows
DC based musician Mark Charles Heidinger and his project Vandaveer are known for an reflective alt-folk sound and memorable performances both here and abroad.
Event honors judge's contributions to area
Junius P. Warren, retired juvenile and domestic relations court judge, reacts to the unveiling of his portrait Thursday at an appreciation event.
Thu May 09, 2013
Teen Charged in Virginia State Police Chase
A teen is facing several charges after fleeing from Virginia State Police this week in a stolen car, leading them on a wild chase that ended in a Vienna backyard.
Wed May 08, 2013
Jonathan Agee Gets Three Life Sentences for Ex-Wife's Murder
Former Franklin County Deputy Jonathan Agee has been sentenced to serve three life sentences plus 11 years for killing his ex-wife. Roanoke, VA - After more than eight hours of testimony in the sentencing phase of his trial, former Franklin County Sheriff's Deputy, Jonathan Agee, will have to wait another night to learn his fate for the murder of ... (more)
Sun May 05, 2013
WWE Raw preview for May 6, 2013 episode: John Cena vs. Ryback feud continues
The John Cena vs. Ryback feud will likely continue as one of the major storylines heading into Monday's episode of Raw on May 6. The latest WWE Raw will take place in Roanoke, VA, with The Shield, Team Hell No, Alberto Del Rio, Jack Swagger, and Dolph Ziggler also expected to figure prominently in the show results.
Sat May 04, 2013
Study on I-81 widening in Virginia expanded
Virginia highway officials are expanding the study into the possibility of widening Interstate 81 in the Roanoke and New River valley.
Fri May 03, 2013
Kinston Free Press
N.C. teen with guns at school gets scholarship
A lawyer for Johnston County schools says a teen who said he left two unloaded shotguns in his car at school will be allowed to graduate.
Wed May 01, 2013
Sen. Tim Kaine Stops in Roanoke to Talk About Online Sales Tax
Roanoke, VA Sen. Tim Kaine is making his way around the Commonwealth over the next few days to discuss the upcoming vote on the Marketplace Fairness Act.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Cement Industry Honors 2013 Leaders in Environmental Excellence;...
Five cement plants received special recognition for their commitment to improving the environment and their communities at the 12th Annual Cement Industry Environment and Energy Awards, presented by the Portland Cement Association and Cement Americas magazine at PCA's Spring Meeting in Chicago, April 29, 2013.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Mega Millions winning numbers results for April 26, 2013 lottery drawing
The Mega Millions winning numbers results for the April 26, 2013 lottery drawing have been announced.
Nickel sells for $3 million in Schaumburg
Winning bidder Jeff Garrett, right, of Lexington, Ky., shakes hands with coin seller Ryan Givens of Roanoke, Va., as Garrett was the winning bidder on Givens' 1913 Liberty Head Nickel at auction Thursday night during the Central States Numismatic Society show at the Schaumburg Convention Center.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Three Great Places To Visit in Roanoke, VA
From a new, cutting edge art museum to a fun, family-friendly children's theater, see what the Star City has in store for you.