| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:53 PM
A few area schools received big honors from Richmond Wednesday.
The Board of Education Excellence awards were given to 51 schools across the state.
The only school in Roanoke City to receive the award was Crystal Spring Elementary.
It met all...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Dressed in what looks like their Sunday best, family and friends pack into pews. The scene resembles a church. Normally, the Russell County Courthouse is all about dispensing justice, but this day is different and Judge Michael Moore, says it clearly so...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 12:59 PM
A southwest Virginia man has pleaded guilty to running a regular high-stakes poker game.
U.S. Attorney Timothy Heaphy says 61-year-old Shelby Mullins of Abingdon pleaded guilty Monday to operating an illegal gambling establishment and failing to file a...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 10:19 AM
Here is a news release from VDOT:
BE ALERT TO SLICK TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN AREAS OF SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 – 10 p.m.
BRISTOL –The Virginia Department of Transportation’s (VDOT) asks motorists to...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 7:49 PM
The Lynchburg School Board has named a tempoary superintendent.
Dr. Larry Massie will be the acting leader until the school board has the opportunity to search for a permanent replacement.
Dr. Massie will begin his post on August 1st.