| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:13 AM
Two people are hurt after a truck entered a rest stop going too fast in our area.
State Police say the truck was going around 75 miles per hour when it flew threw the air and slammed into the side of a building and a vending machine at that rest stop...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 11:54 PM
NCAA Division III first round (at Freeman Center):
Marymount vs. Eastern Mennonite, 5
Guilford at Christopher Newport, 7
Methodist at Christopher Newport, 2 p.m.
Temple at Old Dominion, 3
Penn at William and...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:46 AM
Roanoke-based Grand Home Furnishings will buy four West Virginia stores from a competitor. Grand will consolidate some of the stores with its existing locations in West Virginia.
Here is the complete announcement from Grand:
Grand Home Furnishings,...
| May 30, 2013
| 3:07 PM
The Roanoke Times is getting a new owner.
Berkshire Hathaway announced Thursday that it is buying the newspaper.
The conglomerate is owned by billionaire, Warren Buffett.
The CEO of Berkshire Hathaway's Media Group, Terry Kroeger, says the newspaper...
| May 31, 2013
| 12:49 PM
A Martinsville man has admitted federal charges that he falsely reported a gunman in January at the University of Virginia's College at Wise.
The Bristol Herald Courier reports that Bryant Alexander Hairston entered his guilty plea Friday in U.S....
| May 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
DAMASCUS, Va. (AP) - Authorities say the driver who plowed into dozens of hikers marching in a Virginia mountain town's parade won't likely face charges.
Damascus Police Chief Bill Nunley says the driver in the Saturday incident that injured about 50...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:40 PM
ABINDGON, Va. (AP) --
A University of Virginia-Wise student accused of falsely reporting a gunman on campus will undergo a competency evaluation.
Bryant Alexander Hairston's arraignment had been scheduled for Thursday.
The Bristol Herald-Courier...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:09 PM
We’re learning new details about an officer-involved shooting on Monday night.
According to a news release from Virginia State Police, 32-year-old Randy Lee Anders had warrants for a probation violation and failure to appear in court.
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Virginia State Police are looking into an officer-involved shooting that led to a man's death.
It happened in Dickenson County, about 200 miles west of Roanoke, near the Kentucky border.
A sheriff's deputy was responding to a call about an assault...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:19 AM
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:51 PM
According to VDOT, as of 4:45 p.m. Friday there is already a 2.5 mile backup on I-81 South in Smyth County.
The congestion is near mile marker 44.
If you're headed to the NASCAR race in Bristol this weekend, you might want to give...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 10:58 AM
According to VDOT, the congestion has cleared.
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the backup is now at 1.5 miles.
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, there is a five-mile...