| Jan 23, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Teachers in Roanoke City and Roanoke County could very well get a raise next year.
Roanoke's school superintendent has proposed giving teachers at least a 1% raise next year. Some teachers could get more depending how long they've worked for the...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 9:55 AM
The woman killed in Tuesday morning's accident on Route 220 in Botetourt County has been identified by state police.
22-year-old Lakeisha Byrd of Roanoke died when her car went off the road, hit an embankment, and hit several trees.
She was not...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 7:00 AM
A traffic alert for drivers, if you plan on traveling on Interstate 81 at night this week.
The Virginia Department of Transportation says crews will be performing work near the Troutville exit.
There could also be temporary lane closures on Route 11 and...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 7:54 AM
UPDATED 5:35 p.m. Friday: Virginia State Police have identified Robert Winfield Aspen, 58, of North Bend, Washington, as the person killed in the accident.
UPDATED 10:50 a.m. Friday: The massive backup on Interstate 81 on Thursday...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 3:08 PM
The spot where a crash and chemical spill happened in Botetourt County is part of the busiest section of the entire Interstate 81 system.
Interstate 81 is 855 miles long, stretching from the Canadian boarder, and south to near Knoxville, Tennessee....
| Feb 2, 2012
| 5:02 PM
UPDATED 9:32 p.m.: The Virginia Department of Transportation says it has cleared the scene of a big rig crash in Botetourt County. Backups are still at about 1 mile, but are expected to ease up soon.
UPDATED 9:20 p.m.: The...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Both accidents have been cleared. Traffic is moving again.
Two accidents on Interstate 81 North in Botetourt County have closed the northbound lanes near the Rockbridge County line.
At least five vehicles are involved in an...
| 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...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:36 AM
A woman is hurt after a wreck on Interstate-81 in Botetourt County.
Virginia State Police say the crash happened around 8:30 Thursday night.
Police say Tammy Bartley was headed south about two miles north of 220.
She fell asleep and ran her...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 2:33 PM
The accident has been cleared.
Traffic is moving again.
The Virginia Department of Transportation says you can expect major traffic delays on Interstate 81 South in Botetourt County.
An accident is causing a traffic jam.
| Jul 23, 2012
| 2:18 PM
A tractor-trailer accident has closed one lane of traffic on Interstate 81 North in Botetourt County.
The accident is just south of Exit 168.
The north left lane is closed.
The tractor-trailer is in the median.
The Virginia Department of...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:15 PM
A tractor trailer crashed Wednesday afternoon on Route 460 in Botetourt County as it tried to avoid a school bus.
State troopers say the truck carrying logs was headed west when the driver swerved to avoid a stopped school bus and other vehicles. The...