| Feb 3, 2011
| 1:42 PM
An unsolved murder, frustrating and fascinating at the same time. Dicky Palmer was killed at his Floyd County home in 2003. The case hasn't generated a new lead for state police in almost eight years. It truly is a cold case.
The victim's mother...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 7:40 PM
A community targets a drug that's on the rise not only here but across the U.S.
On Monday night, law enforcement in Floyd County held their second meeting with residents laying out the dangers of methamphetamine.
Inside, the Floyd County High School's...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 7:51 PM
Fear of a wardrobe jinx didn't inhibit Christiansburg High School this weekend. And neither did anything else.
Wearing T-shirts that advertised "The Perfect 10" prior to the fact, the Blue Demons breezed to their 10th consecutive Group AA state...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 10:59 AM
Forest Elementary School, Jefferson Forest High School
Floyd County High School, Floyd County Elementary, Willis Elementary School, Indian Valley...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Mabry Mill is one of the most photographed spots in Virginia,and perhaps even the nation. If you are driving along the Blue Ridge Parkway, you will find it at Milepost 176.2 in Floyd County.
This postcard view also offers a glimpse into the hard work of...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 5:38 PM
A head on collision caused traffic to be blocked on Bent Mountain Road in Roanoke County Monday night.
The crash happened around 6:00 in the 8100 block of Bent Mountain Road.
Police say a the driver of a grey Toyota was traveling north when he swerved...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 7:46 PM
A Radford woman says she couldn't believe the first images she saw after an earthquake and tsunami hit Japan.
"It seems like part of a movie," says Tomo Masuda.
Her parents still live in Japan where Masuda grew up. Her husband, Mat, was transferred...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 2:29 PM
UPDATED 8:45 p.m.
The Floyd County Sheriff's Department tells News 7 that Benjamin Shue went inside a home in the 200 block of Wildwood Road.
That's near the Midway Grocery Store.
The home's owners were not there at the time and found him inside...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 9:03 AM
UPDATED: 10:00 p.m. State Police release name of man killed in crash
State Police say Christopher Paul Hairston, age 35 of Floyd, Virginia was killed when he tried to pass another car on a double yellow lilne and hit a tractor trailer.
UPDATED 4:10 p.m....
| Sep 30, 2011
| 10:46 AM
One Southwest Virginia town is boasting its own National Champion.
Wyatt Gearhart is the best youth in the country on a tractor.
“I love it,” laughed Wyatt. “Well, I like it.”
The first thing you'll notice about 16-year-old...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 2:57 AM
For many people, decorating for the holidays would not be complete without a wreath.
And as News 7's Bob Grebe found out, if you're going to have a wreath, fresh cut greens is a great way to go.
Lots of people go to the Roanoke City Market...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 2:36 PM
Police get tough on drugs in Montgomery and Floyd Counties.
Several dozen people were arrested, accused of making, using or dealing drugs.
Police made about 50 arrests Friday.
They said it's all in an effort to clean up their communities.