| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:27 AM
Tim Worrell, the former chief of the Bent Mountain Fire Department in Roanoke County, died Sunday night.
Worrell was 52. He had been battling throat cancer for the past 4 1/2 years.
Worrell had worked at the department for more than three decades. A...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Typically, firefighters are physically strong, but one department in Roanoke County is emotionally weak these days.
It is the Bent Mountain Fire Department.
"It's been very rough for everybody. The department is a family. We consider this department a...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:49 PM
A benefit bike ride took place today for Tim Worrell. It was organized by the group ABATE (A brotherhood against totalitarian enactments).
Worrell has spent decades helping the community as a volunteer firefighter in Bent Mountain. He worked as a...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 12:46 AM
GLAMIS — People arrive at the Imperial sand dunes from all over the map, but local residents feel blessed to have the dunes in their own backyard.
The people out here want to make sure the dunes stay clean and open for years to come, said Charla...
| Apr 16, 2009
| 4:28 PM
A committee of public and private citizens will meet at 6 p.m. April 29 at the Gloucester County Library (in the courthouse) to discuss hunting issues.County supervisors created the committee in February after William Dodson Jr. asked them to consider...