| Jan 21, 2013
| 8:21 PM
If your car is not in good shape you're likely to have a rough couple of days.
Freezing weather only makes engine problems worse and unfortunately many drivers don't realize it until they need to get somewhere.
Gary Brooks picked a bad day to forget...
| May 2, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Springfield Middle holding fundraisers to send DI team to Globals in Tennessee
The Springfield Middle School Destination Imagination team will hold fundraisers to help fund its trip to the Destination Imagination Globals later this month at the...
| May 31, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Advance Auto Parts is opening a store on Allentown's Fourth Street next month. The auto parts store is scheduled to open June 4 at 1841 S. 4th St., officials said Thursday. This is merely the latest auto parts store to open in the Lehigh Valley in...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Hundreds of people have it marked on their calendar.
Next weekend the Roanoke Mission of Mercy Project will hold a free dental clinic. But people need to have a ticket to receive treatment.
Tickets for the free dental clinic will be given out in the...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Overall, Americans are just plain exhausted—and it isn’t surprising. Society tells us (not very subtly, either) that we need to perform to a certain standard, look a certain way, weigh a certain number, make a certain amount of money, and much...
| May 9, 2012
| 8:21 AM
It's a common problem many parents face: You want to send your child to college but simply can't afford it.
Virginia Western Community College is making it possible through the program CCAP.
The Community College Access Program allows graduating...
| May 15, 2012
| 9:32 AM
The CEO of Advance Auto Parts says he expects the national economy to remain "stubbornly difficult," but Darren Jackson says he is also optimistic about the fundamentals that have spurred the growth of the Roanoke-based corporation.
Advance had a...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 2:55 PM
The future of Advance Auto Parts is back in the headline.
National reports indicate the company is considering a possible sale to private equity firms.
There are many more questions than answers for what it will mean for the only Fortune 500 Company...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 6:24 PM
A college student has a "new" car. It's all thanks to a Roanoke auto shop.
Jordan Addison is a student at Radford University. Between March and May of this year his car was vandalized four times. Once at his home and three times on-campus.
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:30 PM
The numbers were impressive: 100 employees of Advance Auto Parts packing meals for 10,000 people. And all in less than two hours.
An event Thursday afternoon at Valley View Mall in Roanoke included the sounds of a bluegrass band, the fast hands of...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:35 PM
It's a story people are still talking about one week later.
Last Monday, WDBJ7 first told you about a Roanoke auto shop that repaired a bullied college student's car for free. That story quickly went viral and people all over the world are talking...