Here is a very well done segment by the BBC on what it has taken to carry on at WDBJ7 during these difficult days: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-34078308 How do you report on your colleagues’ death? What about your...No comment / Read More »
Among Virginians, likely Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump (45%-32%), but is in a virtual tie with Jeb Bush (42%-41%), Marco Rubio (41%-40%), and Scott Walker (42%-38%), according to The Roanoke College Poll....No comment / Read More »
The Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets’ first-year cadets will travel to the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia, on Saturday, Sept. 5, the ninth consecutive year for such a visit. The bonds, both past and...No comment / Read More »
WVTF Public Radio’s music hosts will both retire this month. Charlie Perkinson, former host of the nightly “Jazz Tonight” and the weekend “All That Jazz”, and Steve Brown, music director and former host of “Morning...No comment / Read More »
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Constitution and Civil Justice Subcommittee Chairman Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) have sent a letter to 58 Planned Parenthood affiliates across the country requesting information on their clinical procedures...
110 Years, 10 Builds & 200,000 volunteer hours. In Roanoke the Kadariya family marked an important milestone in the construction of their new home – and the community joined in on the fun. The celebration...No comment / Read More »
Organizers of the Floyd Auto Fair and Vintage Swap Meet, hosted at Chantilly Farm in Floyd, enjoyed incredible summer weather last weekend bringing in attendees from as far away as Pennsylvania and Georgia. Presented by...No comment / Read More »
USA Today College has ranked Virginia Tech as the nation’s best for studying natural resources and conservation. “We are proud of our efforts that contributed to this ranking,” said Paul Winistorfer, dean of Virginia Tech’s...No comment / Read More »
The national Community Action Partnership will present Ted Edlich, former CEO of TAP (Total Action for Progress) with the 2015 Robert M. Coard Innovation Award at their annual conference in San Francisco, California on August...No comment / Read More »
The welcome center building at the W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Conference Center at Smith Mountain Lake has been named in honor of former university president T. Marshall Hahn Jr., during whose tenure the center was...No comment / Read More »
If you play it, they will come. That was the case Saturday afternoon at Hunting Hills Country Club, where the Southwest County tennis facility was looking to become part of the Guinness Book of Records...