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  • Tabb blasts Lake Braddock 6-0, wins Herndon field hockey title

    Tabb blitzed Lake Braddock 6-0 Saturday to win the Herndon Invitational field hockey tournament in Fairfax County. The Tigers won their four games by a combined 26 goals to none. Beating Lake Braddock in the final was especially sweet since the Bruins...
  • Beast of the East girls hoops showcase set for St. Frances

    Beast of the East girls hoops showcase set for St. Frances
    The Breezy Bishop Schowcase has a new name and a new location, but the girls basketball competition should be just as fierce in the Beast of the East Showcase scheduled for the second weekend in December at St. Frances and at the Carmelo Anthony Youth...
  • LewisGale strikes deal with Carilion in Medicare Advantage Plans

    LewisGale strikes deal with Carilion in Medicare Advantage Plans
    Two of the regions big healthcare systems have struck a deal that will give some Medicare patients more choices. Patients who are signed up for Carilion's Medicare Advantage Plans will soon have access to LewisGale facilities and doctors. The...
  • Anti-bullying message comes to Roanoke City Schools

    Anti-bullying message comes to Roanoke City Schools
    Bullying is a big problem.  A recent survey shows 77% of students say they've been bullied.   A nationwide anti-bullying program is in Roanoke this week.  It is called Rachel's Challenge.  It is inspired by Rachel Scott, the first person killed at...
  • Winter is here

    As the shortest day of the year closed late Wednesday night, this is the second day of the new solar year, the second day of winter.   For many, even through the last-minute holiday rush, this is a sad time, too. Days so short remind us of the...
  • Battle of Hancock events get under way

     It all begins Thursday evening — the Battle of Hancock Sesquicentennial Commemoration, a four-day event of speeches, presentations, music, lectures, re-enactments and memorial services.   St. Thomas' Episcopal Church is the epicenter of this...
  • Battle of Hancock came together nicely

    It was quite a weekend in Hancock.   Young Lily Wolford’s dream of hosting the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Hancock came true with all the trimmings.   A committee chaired by the 16-year-old began meeting a year ago, and the folks who...
  • Roanoke middle school evacuated because of smoke

    Roanoke middle school evacuated because of smoke
    Roanoke firefighters were called to Stonewall Jackson Middle School Tuesday afternoon because of smoke in the auditorium.  The school was evacuated for a time but classes have now resumed. The incident was reported just before 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. ...
  • Mcfadden, Bethel girls relay earn Group AAA state titles in track and field

    The Peninsula District has an individual state track champion and a relay winner. Daniel Mcfadden of Heritage won the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 14.0 and his teammate, Jamar Bateman, finished sixth in the event at Saturday's Virginia High School...
  • Sons of Confederate Veterans file lawsuit against city of Lexington

    Sons of Confederate Veterans file lawsuit against city of Lexington
    The controversy over the Confederate flag waving in Lexington will now be fought in a federal courtroom. The Sons of Confederate Veterans filed its lawsuit on Thursday at the Federal Building in Roanoke. Here's the interesting thing, the judge presiding...
  • Confederate leaders honored at a popular cemetery

    Confederate leaders honored at a popular cemetery
    Lee-Jackson Day is celebrated in Virginia and is always observed on the Friday before Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The holiday honors confederate leaders Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee. The meaning behind the Confederate flag all depends on who...