| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:53 AM
INTERSTATE 81 EXITS IN VIRGINIA
- Exit 0mm - Virginia/Tennessee state line, Welcome Center northbound, full handicap facilities, info, phone, vending, picnic tables, trash cans, pet area, No Trucks Allowed
- Exit 1 - US 58/421, Bristol. ...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 7:40 PM
A former state senator has thrown her name in the hat to be Virginia's next Lieutenant Governor.
Jeannemarie Davis announced her bid for the Republican nomination Wednesday.
Nominees will be chosen by party delegates at a convention in May.
| Mar 20, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Just days after burying two Buchanan County deputies shot and killed in the line of duty, one of two survivors is released from the hospital.
Deputy Eric Rasnake was sent home from the Bristol Regional Medical Center on Saturday.
He was one of four...
| Apr 9, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Bristol: Wallace Moore, 94, of Bristol, died on Wednesday, April 6, 2011, at Sun Dial Manor in Bristol.
His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 11, at the United Methodist Church in Bristol, the Rev. John Hisel officiating.
| Jul 12, 2010
Rocklin is among one of the Top 100 places to live, according to CNNmoney.com.
The town ranks 65th because of its extensive recreational programs, many parks and strong school district.
Rocklin's Finn Hall, is a popular reception hall used for many...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Donald Harry “Chief” Robinson, 70, of Williamsport, Md., and formerly of Bristol, Conn., died Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011, at his home.
Born Aug. 15, 1940, in Clear Spring, Md., he was the son of the late Lester William and Olive Virginia Blair...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Three more post office branches in our area are among those closing this winter.
In addition to the Williamson Road station in Roanoke, the Schoolfield station in Danville will close by March.
The post office in Bristol, Virginia and the Tamarack...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 4:44 PM
The State Senate has approved Governor McDonnell's plan to finance major road improvements, but the debate also brought criticism over the use of bonds.
The bill received bipartisan support Monday afternoon. Backers say it will free up funding for 900...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:34 AM
ABINGDON, Va. (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture is offering financial help to farmers in four Southwest Virginia counties whose property was damaged by tornadoes in April.
The agency said Tuesday in a news release that farmers in Lee and Scott...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 1:03 PM
Millions of dollars are headed to local school systems to help with new construction, renovations and expansion projects.
The Virginia Department of Education announced Wednesday the allocation of $229,551,000 in Qualified School Construction Bonds. ...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 6:18 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The U.S. government has filed criminal charges against a former Newport News shipyard inspector, accusing him of lying about weld certifications on Navy ships that he did not inspect.
Robert R. Ruks Jr., of Portsmouth, was accused of...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Labor Day weekend is the busiest weekend of the year in Hillsville.
Half a million people are expected to be in the small town for the Hillsville Flea Market and Gun Show.
For drivers in the area over the weekend, traffic congestion will be a bit better...