| Sep 11, 2011
| 6:14 PM
Communities throughout central and western Virginia paused to observe the 10th anniversary of September 11th terrorist attacks.
A sunrise ceremony started the day at Read Mountain Fire and Rescue in Botetourt County. Later, members of the department...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:03 AM
Twenty-five new jobs will be coming to Botetourt County.
Governor Bob McDonnell announced Thursday NBG Holding GmbH will invest $5 million to establish Fiber Cable Technology. The Austrian-based company manufactures stainless steel tubes with integrated...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Botetourt's Sheriff's Office Earns Accreditation for Third Time
Fincastle, VA – It was announced at the November 17th meeting of the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission (VLEPSC) that the Botetourt County...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 5:44 AM
DALEVILLE, Va. — It is a tough uphill hike to Tinker Cliffs.
The distinctive cliffs of light-colored sandstone stretch nearly half a mile atop Tinker Mountain at an elevation of 3,000 feet along the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.
| Dec 7, 2011
| 1:27 PM
The Botetourt County school system is responding to allegations against one of its former high school principals.
Tim Bane filed a lawsuit against Danny and Cullen Goad claiming they smeared his name and reputation.
The father and son are accused of...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Vehicle Found in Botetourt County Leads To Search for Missing Marine
Botetourt County Sheriff Ronnie Sprinkle is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 30-year-old U.S. Marine whose vehicle was found abandoned September 22 south of Buchanan...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 2:38 PM
Recent rainy days have caused headaches for grape growers in Northern Virginia and Charlottesville.
But, it's a mixed bag for local vineyards.
In Botetourt County at the Fincastle Vineyard and Winery, the owner says this won't be the best year,...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 6:26 PM
Republican George Allen brought his campaign for the U.S. Senate to Botetourt County Wednesday. He outlined a three-part plan he says will help businesses create jobs, save taxpayers' money and protect workers rights.
Allen unveiled his "Freedom to...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 8:32 PM
With less than a month to go until Election Day, campaign season has kicked into high gear.
Candidates for the General Assembly are now facing off in a series of debates and joint appearances.
The Senate race in the 21st Senate District pits the...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Update: 6:25 p.m. -
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, both lanes are now clear. There could still be some traffic delays in the immediate area.
Route 43 in Botetourt County near Route 612 is...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 6:53 PM
State lawmakers who represent the Roanoke Valley don't always see eye to eye, but this year their teamwork paid off in Richmond.
After years of frustrating defeats, both the House and Senate passed legislation that would allow Roanoke to open schools...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 2:32 PM
Botetourt County Deputies Charge Roanoke Man
With Four Drug Felonies Following Traffic Stop
Botetourt County Sheriff Ronnie Sprinkle has announced that a 33-year-old Roanoke man has been arrested and charged with four drug...