| Dec 30, 2012
| 5:35 PM
We've counting down our top 7 stories of 2012 this week.
Coming in at number 3 is the story of a nationwide outbreak of fungal meningitis traced to tainted steroid shots.
Several dozen cases were linked to medical facilities in Roanoke and...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:27 PM
It was unlike anything voters in Southwest Virginia had ever seen. Our part of America saw each of the four candidates for President and Vice-President, in person, most, multiple times.
It was the 2nd biggest story of 2012.
When President Obama came...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:41 AM
“A Book for Sandy Hook” is an effort to collect books for children of Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut.
Children find an innocent refuge in books.
Even as the events of December 14th, 2012 were unfolding, small children...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:22 AM
Roanoke fire officials are investigating four intentionally-set fires in the past two weeks.
Two of those fires were set Tuesday night. Investigators say a vehicle was set on fire in the 1300 block of Comer Street around 10:25 p.m., and another...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:53 PM
One lane is closed in each direction on Interstate 581 in downtown Roanoke after a vehicle fire.
Traffic is still moving slowly in the area.
Traffic is backed up on Interstate 581 North in Roanoke because of a vehicle fire....
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Police are still working to figure out who the man is that jumped off a bridge and onto Interstate 581 in Roanoke on Thursday morning.
Several witnesses told Virginia State Police that a man was sitting on a bridge on Hershberger Road. Police say the...
| Dec 16, 2012
The first time William C. Wooldridge held an antique map of Virginia, he was a young Army officer taking a meandering, homesick stroll through the streets of Heidelberg, Germany.
Catching his eye from an old print shop window, the early 1600s map...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 12:33 PM
A former Dublin doctor was convicted late Thursday evening on federal drug distribution charges.
Linda Sue Cheek was convicted after an eight-day trial in the United States District Court in Roanoke on 172 of the 173 counts she was facing. Evidence at...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Greenvale School is getting ready for The Virginia State Championship Chili Cook-Off. It's an event that draws cooks from all over the east coast, each one bringing a different flavor.
“You know you might get some South Carolina...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Matthew Miles knew getting a divorce would be difficult but not for the reasons he thought.
"I came across it from what you see right there in the phone book," says Miles.
It's the first listing in the Yellow Pages. A company promising to help you...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Major east coast airports are now feeling the effects of federal budget cuts. Fewer air traffic controllers will mean more delays and cancellations, and some of the trouble could be headed our way.
So far, travelers passing through Roanoke Regional...