| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:26 AM
Former U.S. Senator John Warner made a surprise appearance Wednesday at the Virginia State Capitol to honor Bedford County Delegate Lacey Putney.
Putney is beginning his 51st year as a member of the House of Delegates. He and Warner first met at...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 2:33 PM
In Richmond, state lawmakers paused to honor Martin Luther King on Monday.
But the holiday also brought the debate over gun violence.
Familiar arguments could bring a different result.
Members of the Virginia Citizens Defense League wore slogans, and...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 11:31 AM
Some hometown students have an urgent message for classmates: stay safe behind the wheel.
More than a dozen teenagers in Virginia have died in car accidents since the beginning of January, including four from our region. On Monday, a Bedford County...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Three horses in Bedford County that suffered severe cuts to their necks are now recovering. Investigators do not believe the wounds were an accident.
The attack happened on January 28th, on property located along Goose Creek Valley Road, just...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 7:08 PM
The wine industry has something to cheer about. A new state reports shows a full glass in Virginia.
Between 2005 and 2010, the Virginia wine industry's economic impact grew 106%.
There are nearly 200 wineries in Virginia including the Peaks of Otter...
| 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...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 1:49 PM
"Where's the snow?"
That the question many are asking, especially school kids.
Because of the mild winter we're having, many schools in our hometowns haven't had snow days so far this year.
Students can't believe it.
"I remember some winters where...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 1:28 PM
The 5th annual Fall Festival at Rockwood Fire Hall, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 29. Hay rides, fire truck rides, food vendors, children’s activities, contests and entertainment. Benefits the Rockwood fire department. 814-926-4030.
| Sep 13, 2012
| 9:32 AM
Two teachers from our viewing area have been selected as regional teachers of the year.
Roanoke City Public Schools teacher Tracey Nielsen has been selected as the 2013 Region 6 Teacher of the Year, and Bedford County Public Schools teacher David Webb...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 9:49 AM
Who says you can't come home again?
After several years away, Camp Virginia Jaycee will return to its original site.
For nearly 40-years the camp in Bedford County catered to special needs kids and adults.
But, the last couple of years have been...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 3:09 PM
One of Virginia's most notorious killers is going to have to serve out the rest of his sentence in Virginia.
United States Attorney General Eric Holder says there will be no diagreement between Virginia and the federal government over the transfer of...