| Aug 14, 2012
| 6:29 PM
It's the day teachers and students either wait hopefully for or dread.
Standards of Learning test results for the past school year came in Tuesday. For math, a new test has seen some scores go way down.
Let's just jump right into the numbers and look at...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 7:02 AM
A string of burglaries in Franklin County led police on a chase that ended in Roanoke. Officers were responding to a burglary when they noticed a suspicious vehicle in the Glade Hill area of Old Franklin Turnpike.
Officers tried to stop the vehicle but...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Republican Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan spoke at a Roanoke County event Wednesday morning for about 22 minutes.
Ryan said that if he and presidential candidate Mitt Romney win November's, they will repeal "Obamacare."
He also referenced...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 3:15 PM
One woman in Roanoke County says she's under attack by the pesky critters and can't even come out of her home.
Linda Cassell has lived on Havens Trail in North Roanoke County for 20 years. She says she's never seen so many mosquitoes. To say they're...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Free tuition for college students?
It seems hard to believe but one of Roanoke's top companies is a driving force to making that a reality.
Advance Auto Parts announced Wednesday it is donating $125,000 for the Community College Access Program at...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Roads throughout our hometowns are about to get more dangerous.
With the warmer temperatures, you can expect more road construction.
This week is National Work Zone Awareness Week and the Virginia Department of Transportation says it's a good reminder...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 1:06 AM
We'll be able to get our first look at the new Science, Technology, Engineering and Math academy, or STEM Academy, in Salem Monday.
Earlier this year, the Virginia Board of Education approved a new Governor's STEM academy for Roanoke County Public...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Republican presidential candidate Paul Ryan attacked President Obama's economic policies during a campaign speech Wednesday at Piedmont Precision Machine Company in Danville.
It was Ryan's third trip to Southwestern Virginia in the past month.
| Sep 26, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Ninety-three percent of Virginia's public schools are fully accredited, according to numbers released Wednesday afternoon by the Virginia Department of Education.
According to the VDOE, 96 percent of elementary schools and 88 percent of middle schools...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 8:51 AM
The accident has been cleared.
A tractor-trailer accident is slowing traffic on Interstate 81 North in Roanoke County.
The accident is about 1 mile south of Exit 146.
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation,...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 12:48 PM
They say it makes it seem that carrying a firearm in county parks is illegal, even though it's not. That's why they organized a protest and picnic today at Green Hill Park in Salem. It's all about semantics. Members of the pro-gun group say they want to...