| Apr 23, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Two Christiansburg pawn shop owners have been charged with keeping improper records at their store. According to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, several violations were found during a search of records at Bargain Pawn on Radford Road in...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Speaker Smith, President Pro Tempore Scarnati, Lieutenant Governor Cawley, members of the General Assembly, distinguished cabinet, fellow citizens. Pennsylvanians are people who embrace important qualities. We value service. We value bravery. We value...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvanai Game Commission reports the following: As Pennsylvania hunters and trappers begin purchasing their 2011-12 licenses (as of Monday, June 11), Pennsylvania Game Commission teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Virginia 511 reports the crash that happened on northbound I-81 near mile marker 131 in Roanoke County has been cleared.
However, there are still some backups related to the crash. They should clear up soon.
| Apr 14, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Instead of the confetti, balloons and good will that typically mark the end of the General Assembly's 90-day session, the legislature adjourned Monday with a toxic mixture of anger and disbelief that the Democratic-controlled body gridlocked and was...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 1:29 PM
— The first natural gas well has yet to be drilled into the Marcellus shale deposits underlying Western Maryland, but ripples already are being felt here from an industry that has brought wealth — and controversy — in neighboring...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 7:18 PM
“A reduced federal budget would be easy to achieve. Find the right percentage amount and cut everyone that amount. The Republicans, however, are pursuing the route of using their hit list. Do you like clean air and water? They don’t. Do you...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 3:13 PM
A Maryland legislator said he plans to introduce a bill in the General Assembly that would outlaw video game rooms that offer cash prizes for playing a "sweepstakes," saying such operations could effectively put "slots on every corner."
Del. Eric G....
| Jan 3, 2012
| 2:46 AM
UPDATE 11:40 a.m. Tuesday:
The Virginia Department of Transportation is still asking drivers to remain cautious this afternoon.
VDOT is reporting icy patches on roads in Floyd, Giles, Montgomery and Pulaski counties.
In Carroll County, there is a...
| 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....
| Jan 6, 2012
| 1:09 PM
It's been talked about for more than a decade. Now, construction on the new Montgomery Courthouse is 80% complete.
It is located next to the current courthouse in downtown Christiansburg.
The new $20,000,000 facility is two and a half times bigger than...