| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:24 PM
In a northern Virginia retirement community or a Roanoke County campaign office, the two former Governors know how to work a crowd.
The political veterans have been campaigning full-time for over a year, with personal appearances across the state and a...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 7:40 AM
The countdown is on to Election 2012. And Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney is returning to the Roanoke Valley. Governor Romney will visit Integrity Windows in Roanoke County for a rally Thursday morning.
Frank Baumgartner is looking forward...
| May 1, 2012
| 12:21 PM
It's the same criticism you hear over and over again about Virginia's Standards of Learning (SOL's), they're just teaching to the test and students aren't really learning anything.
The state hopes to prove the critics wrong by introducing a much...
| May 8, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Hidden Valley High School in Roanoke County is among America's top high schools, according to a survey just out from U.S. News and World Report.
The magazine and a research company looked at 22,000 schools in 49 states and the District of Columbia to...
| May 9, 2012
| 6:32 PM
A local pastor calls marriage the one thing that combines both church and state. So it's no surprise that gay marriage has sparked intense debate especially now that the President Barack Obama has weighed in.
There was a lot of talk about the President'...
| May 11, 2012
| 7:03 PM
Some neighbors are demanding the state fix their road. They say it's not safe.
The Virginia Department of Transportation had a contractor do what's called a surface treatment to Bradshaw Road in Roanoke County.
VDOT admits the job wasn't done properly....
| May 13, 2012
| 4:45 PM
One local museum honored mom in a special way today. The Science Museum of Western Virginia waived the cost of admission for moms. Leah Lessard appreciated the Mother's Day gift. “I work hard. I work a full-time job. I'm a single mom, so it's...
| May 14, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Countless Americans have been injured serving our country in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Now a Marine wants to make sure they are never forgotten.
He's a man on a mission.
Mac McCollum is walking 500 miles from Tennessee to Washington D.C.
| May 15, 2012
| 11:49 AM
From the Virginia Department of Transportation:
The right lane of northbound Route 220 in Roanoke County near its intersection with Route 674 (Clearbrook Lane) is currently closed. A drainage pipe beneath the road has failed.
| May 20, 2012
| 2:29 PM
You better buckle up! Local police are paying extra attention to your seat belt this week.
The National Click It or Ticket campaign kicks off Monday, May 21st and runs through June 3rd.
Several area police and sheriff's departments plan to crack down on...
| May 22, 2012
| 2:00 PM
A dog that bit a Roanoke City Police officer while running loose Tuesday was later shot and killed by officers.
The pit bull's owner could face charges because the dog was under a quarantine notice in Roanoke County for biting someone on May 16....