| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Traffic cameras show traffic is moving smoothly now between Fairfield and Lexington in Rockbridge County.
Southbound traffic on Interstate 81 is backed up about five miles between Fairfield and Lexington.
A crash on...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:46 PM
JACK BUTLER CLASSIC
Results from the weekend clay-court tournament at Hampton Tennis Center. Rated divisions are based on National Tennis Rating Program's 7-point scale:
Men's 4.5 singles
Quarterfinals: David Loope d. Jimmy Hardee 7-6 (7-3), 7-5;...
| 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,...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 11:18 AM
The all clear has been given at Virginia Military Institute after a suspicious item has been found.
1:15 p.m. Monday: A building at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington has been evacuated because of a suspicious item.
| May 22, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Evacuees lined up at Virginia Military Institute Wednesday morning, testing state and local emergency response to a major earthquake.
The three-day, statewide exercise began Tuesday and simulates response to a 6.8 magnitude earthquake in central...
| May 19, 2013
| 8:38 PM
The Virginia Tech softball team saw its 2013 season come to a heartbreaking end Sunday, falling to 17th-ranked and 12th-seeded Kentucky 1-0 in the final game of the NCAA Lexington Regional at John Cropp Stadium. The Hokies downed the Wildcats 2-0...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 10:11 AM
A sinkhole along Interstate 81 may slow traffic for about a day.
The sinkhole was discovered Monday near mile marker 197 between Lexington and Fairfield. Northbound traffic is reduced to one lane in that area. It is also the same area where a truck...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Virginia Military Institute's Board of Visitors has approved across-the-board tuition increases.
In-state students at the Lexington school will pay 2.9 percent more for tuition, while out-of-state students will see a 4.5 percent increase.
| Apr 24, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Virginia Military Institute is releasing more information about a suspicious package found on post Wednesday morning that was detonated by Virginia State Police.
The package, which VMI is not describing in detail, was discovered in the parking area in...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:56 PM
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky -- A 61-year-old Army veteran is suing the U.S. government for $10 million, claiming negligent care resulted in severe frostbite on his penis, leading to its partial amputation.
Michael D. Nash of Louisville, Kentucky, is asking...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 1:25 AM
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is returning to Virginia to give a speech on foreign policy.
Romney's campaign says he is scheduled to speak at 11:20 a.m. Monday at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington.
Following the speech, Romney...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Foreign policy took center stage Monday morning, as the latest presidential push targeted Southwest Virginia.
Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney spoke to a group at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington.
Romney spoke to a crowd of about...