| 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...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 10:58 AM
The Roanoke Police Department believes they found a methamphetamine lab on the 6100 block of Bent Mountain Road early Wednesday morning.
Investigators say they responded to the 6100 block of Bent Mountain to check on a man who had made suicidal threats....
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:33 PM
The Roanoke County School Board has approved a final budget for 2012-2013.
It includes a 3% raise for employees, but also includes several reductions.
Here is the full press release:
SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES...
| 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...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 4:06 PM
It's a part of town that was devastated by the Flood of 1985. But now the Wasena neighborhood in Roanoke is about to be transformed in a big way. The transformation is about to shift into high gear, literally. A business owner plans to purchase and...
| Jul 17, 2012
She definitely knows how to get your pulsehigh and your blood flowing. Ex-porn star, Harmony Rose, AKA Tracy Rolan, has left the biz after being featured in more than 200 porn videos between 2004 and 2010. Her videos include "Masturbation Nation 3,"...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Are Roanoke County's real estate assessments inflated?
Some residents think so, prompting county leaders to call for an audit.
Now the results of that audit are in.
County leaders have said all along real estate assessments are on the up and up.