| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Vehicles spray-painted in Peters Township
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania State Police said someone spray-painted vehicles earlier this week in Peters Township, Pa.
The incident was reported at 7:55 a.m. Tuesday at a home at 3689 Mercersburg...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 11:53 AM
A Franklin County man is dead following a three vehicle crash. It happened shortly after 2 o'clock Wednesday in the 6000 block of Buchanan Trail East in Washington Township.
A black 2001 Jeep Cherokee Sport, driven by Brent Berger, of Waynesboro,...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Gardening, canning, even having a few chickens - sounds like something your grandparents did, right?
According to the Virginia Cooperative Extension office, farming has come full-circle, with the younger generation trying to incorporate some of those...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Two men have been arrested for stealing a firearm from a man who had just killed himself in Franklin County.
21-year-old Ameche Pettie and 26-year-old Kenneth Caldwell Jr., both of Rocky Mount, have been charged. Pettie has been charged with grand...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The Top Five
Goose Route Arts Collaborative will present Adam Booth, storytelling; Cam Millar Ensemble, original music; Monica Larson, new media; kittyclarkmoves, contemporary dance; and visiting Katherine Ferrier and Pamela Vail,...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The Ninth Annual Southwest Virginia Antique Farm Days will be held in Rocky Mount June 15th through the 17th, at the Franklin County Recreation Park.
The Antique Farm Days Club says this show is dedicated to restoring and preserving farm machinery and...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Ten schools with high marks here in western Virginia are getting a break on annual accreditation. State education officials are offering three-year waivers to more than 100 schools across the state.
They qualified by achieving pass rates of 95 percent or...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 5:47 AM
ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) --
A judge has upheld a jury's negligence verdict against the state from the 2007 mass killings at Virginia Tech, but has sharply reduced damages awarded to two families.
According to media reports, Franklin County Circuit Judge...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 8:39 PM
Something is coming to Smith Mountain Lake that hasn't been done in a generation: Franklin County deputies on the water, on patrol.
Instead of hitting the pavement, for Franklin County deputies, the real area of concern is the water. Come July 4th,...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 9:41 AM
A brush fire spread to a Smith Mountain Lake boathouse Monday morning, destroying the structure and a boat inside.
The fire was reported around 5:00 a.m. on Wysong Road in the Hardy section of Franklin County, according to Lt. Karl Martin with the...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Officers fired shots Monday at a man who they believed stole a car from Berglund Automotive in Roanoke.
Virginia State Police say a Jeep Cherokee was taken from the car dealership. Some time later, a Franklin County deputy and a Rocky Mount police...