| Feb 3, 2011
| 2:56 AM
Valentine's Day will be here before you know it and guys will want to come up with the perfect gift for their loved one.
How about the gift of song?
For anyone looking for a unique way of saying "I love you" they may want to consider a singing...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 3:34 PM
Find a Flu Shot near you
A Botetourt County man has died from the H1-N1 strain of influenza, otherwise known as the swine flu. Russell West was 27 years old and according to his wife, he was healthy and strong.
"He loved to fish. He loved going...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 6:35 AM
New jobs are coming to Botetourt County.
Dynex America Corporation will spend $15 million to expand its facility, creating 95 new jobs. The company makes parts for auto transmissions.
Dynax will expand into the former Johnson Controls building...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 9:31 AM
The State Senate has approved legislation that would allow the city of Roanoke to start school before Labor Day. The vote was close - 22 to 18 in favor of the measure.
House Bill 1483 would allow a school system to open before Labor Day, if a school...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 8:48 PM
A Northern Virginia man will die for killing and raping a Botetourt County native three years ago.
A jury convicted Mark Lawlor of murder for beating Genevieve Orange in her Falls Church apartment in September 2008.
Today a Fairfax County judge handed...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 11:05 AM
Fincastle, VA – At the conclusion of the June Board of Supervisors meeting, County Administrator Jerry Burgess announced his intention to resign in January. Citing the County’s strong financial condition, Burgess told the Board that he...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 6:32 PM
If July fourth is just around the corner, fair season will soon be in full swing, and that means local inspectors are taking a closer look to insure amusement rides are safe.
The Buchanan Volunteer Fire Department Carnival opened Wednesday night, and...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 2:14 PM
Smooth roads ahead for drivers in Botetourt County.
At least, that's the hope after a more than one-million dollar paving project got off the ground Tuesday night.
During the next two-months work will focus on the intersection of route 220 and route...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 1:14 PM
Animal Control officers say a red fox attacked someone in Botetourt County.
The attack happened July 2nd on Mt. Pleasant Church Road. One person said they were bitten by the fox before it ran into the woods.
There is no word on whether the fox had...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 2:57 PM
A Botetourt County church group recently completed a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. We showed you part of the trip Thursday night. It was organized through SCORE International, a sports based ministry.
SCORE's U.S headquarters is located in...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:56 AM
New jobs coming to Botetourt County.
TREAD Corporation announced Friday it's expanding operations in Botetourt County, creating 100 new jobs.
TREAD Corp. is a manufacturer of bulk handling equipment for the explosives industry.
Here is the full news...