| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:09 AM
Virginia Tech’s home football game Saturday against North Carolina will start shortly after 12:30, ideal for newspaper hacks fighting early deadlines, anathema to fans who crave more tailgate time and believe Lane Stadium rocks best after dark....
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Hokie Stone helmets are sure to be the talk of the college football world Friday morning.
That's what they're calling the new headgear Virginia Tech will be wearing during their nationally televised game against Georgia Tech on Thursday night because...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:54 AM
Virginia Tech will go back to the stone age as the Hokies will debut a new stone helmet design for its Thursday night match-up with rival Georgia Tech.
The design, which looks like something Fred Flintstone would have worn, is meant to represent the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:37 AM
[Updated at 9:43 p.m. with comments from Journell]
Virginia Tech kicker Cody Journell met Monday evening with media after practice to discuss his return from a one-game suspension against Marshall.
"All I'm saying is I made a mistake last week,"...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Penn State and Virginia Tech are less than 400 miles apart and have been playing football for more than 235 years combined. Yet they haven't met each other in football. Until now. Well, nine years from now. The Lions and......
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Increasing access to high-speed fiber-optic Internet connections in the home and office could be a future boon for economic development throughout Washington County, according to a Virginia-based consulting firm.
“Washington County has, we think,...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Virginia Tech has agreed to delay its home-and-home football series against Wisconsin until 2019 and ’20, and has replaced the Badgers in 2016 and ’17 with another major conference opponent, Hokies athletic director Jim Weaver confirmed...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:16 PM
Some places in our area made the list of smartest cities in America.
Lumosity created the list that ranks Michigan City-LaPorte 70th and South Bend-Mishawaka 71st!
Lafayette-West Lafayette Indiana ranked 3rd! That could be because of Purdue...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Virginia State Police have released the names of three people who were critically injured in a head-on accident Thursday in Giles County.
The accident happened on Route 100, near Route 659 in Giles County.
Police say a pick-up truck driven by Shane...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:49 PM
The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors is dropping the idea of changing the name of Blacksburg High School.
Last month the board voted to at least discuss it to show the school reaches people in other places, not just Blacksburg.
At last night's...
| 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 13, 2013
| 6:29 AM
As anyone who has attended a Tori Amos concert can tell you, the experience for her fans is closer to a spiritual one than anything resembling mere pop-star adulation.
"Whenever I was experiencing anything in life, I always turned to her," says Adrienne...