| Jun 3, 2010
| 10:07 AM
Even as the economic recovery plods ahead, many American consumers are refusing to come along.
They're not spending freely — and they have no plans to.
Many of them have steady income. They aren't saddled by high debts. They don't fear losing...
| Apr 9, 2010
A top Russian official demanded that all child adoptions by U.S. families be frozen Friday after a woman from Tennessee shipped her 7-year-old adopted Russian grandson on a one-way flight back to Moscow all alone.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov...
| Jul 28, 2010
| 8:19 AM
Preseason favorite Virginia Tech placed just one player on the all-ACC preseason team, and Virginia was shut out from the team, voted on by members of the ACC media and released today.
Sophomore running back Ryan Williams was the Hokies' only selection....
| Mar 1, 2011
| 10:05 PM
The Juniata College Concert Choir will present a performance of sacred songs and international music on its spring break tour concert at 7 p.m. Monday at Maple Spring Church of the Brethren, 106 Spring Road, Hollsopple.
The Juniata choir’s artistic...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 5:02 PM
Legislation proposed by a class of 4th graders from Hampton almost became the one that got away, but the bill declaring the striped bass the official saltwater fish of Virginia is now one step away from becoming law.
Concern about the health of the...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 7:51 PM
Fear of a wardrobe jinx didn't inhibit Christiansburg High School this weekend. And neither did anything else.
Wearing T-shirts that advertised "The Perfect 10" prior to the fact, the Blue Demons breezed to their 10th consecutive Group AA state...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Lawrence Clarence Mohr, 79, Hosmer, driving on wrong side of road, fined $120.
Darrin Lee Erdmann, 35, Groton, speeding, fined $105.
Hunter Kenneth Eisenbeisz, 16, of 1864 Eisenhower Circle, overdriving road conditions, fined $120.
Lana Venter, 26,...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Every summer, Atlantic Coast Conference reporter Norm Wood releases his own list of the top 15 recruits in the state. We call it the Fab 15. Here's a rundown of the players that made the cut last summer, and where they signed their letters of intent:...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 8:41 PM
Vesta Viola (Glessner) Miller, 91, of Berlin, went to be with the Lord Jan. 22, 2011, with her family by her side at home. Born March 19, 1919, in Allegheny Township, daughter of John and Minnie (Shroyer) Glessner. Preceded in death by her...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 2:14 PM
On a day when the opening prayer in the House of Delegates acknowledged the separation of church and state, lawmakers reacted to the recent events in Giles County
One who sponsored legislation requiring schools to post "In God We Trust" says a display of...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 7:44 PM
MARCH 8, 1922-JAN. 11, 2011
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — Kathryn K. Horsfall, 88, a resident of Penn Hall Nursing Center, Chambersburg, Pa., and formerly of Lemar Road, Lemasters, Pa., died at 10:19 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011 in the nursing center....