| Aug 31, 2011
| 3:30 PM
It's a program that was nearly cut a few years back, but now the Alleghany County DARE officer has a top award.
Corporal Chris Fisher said he loves his job and his passion for it is hard to miss.
He's been a DARE officer going on four years...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 7:24 AM
Ninety-six percent of Virginia's public schools are fully accredited for the 2011-12 school year.
The Virginia Department of Education made the announcement Thursday. The accreditation is based on performance of students on Standards of Learning and...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 1:25 PM
The headaches will soon be over for drivers on I-64 in Alleghany County.
For more than a year, the road has been down to one lane in both directions. The Virginia Department of Transportation is making a number of safety improvements including adding...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Governor McDonnell and the Board of Education have recognized several high-performing schools in our area.
Throughout the state, 447 schools and two school divisions earned 2012 Virginia Index of Performance awards for advanced learning and achievement....
| May 31, 2011
| 3:42 PM
A former state supreme court justice from Covington died Monday morning.
Roscoe Stephenson was on the court from 1981 until his retirement in 1997.
Prior to that, he served as a circuit court judge and Alleghany County Commonwealth's Attorney.
| Feb 2, 2012
| 7:14 AM
Carilion Clinic announced that it will add a third medical transport helicopter to its Lifeguard fleet. This one will be based in Lexington. Carilion already operates two other medical helicopters - one in Roanoke and the other in the New River...