Author: Peggy MacKenzie

‘Rocky Horror’ draws raucous crowd

RADFORD — By the end, there were flakes from toast that had been flung across the theater, wet spots on the carpet from squirt guns, and grains of rice in just about every nook and cranny.  In a word: success.  “Yeah, the cleaning part of it, it’s more work,” said Josh Riggs, owner of the […]

The post ‘Rocky Horror’ draws raucous crowd appeared first on Radford News Journal.

Win tickets to FloydFest 11!

The Fincastle Herald wants you to rock on! Complete an official entry form, correctly identify.

Postal carriers to collect canned items

You may have gotten a special delivery in your mailbox this week, in the form.

Literacy is a possible 39 point Scrabble word, and a lot more

Blue Ridge Literacy, formerly Literacy Volunteers of Roanoke Valley, held its seventh annual Scrabble Tournament.

Shooting Update: Va. Tech Exams postponed for Friday, Dec. 9

Update: Exams postponed for Friday, Dec. 9 (Posted: 2:59 p.m.) Tomorrow, Friday, Dec. 9 is.

Statement from Brenda Blackburn, division superintendent

MCPS Schools Remain in Lockdown from MCPS website Posted on: December 8, 2011 All schools.

Update: Shooter’s status remains unknown; visitors advised to stay away from campus

(Posted: 2:20 p.m.) Numerous reports have been made recently of sounds identified as gunshots and.

Montgomery County Schools are on lockdown

BLACKSBURG, Va.— UPDATED 2:18 p.m.: Montgomery County Schools are on a lockdown right now. Police.

Local twins have a future full of Froth

ROANOKE – In today’s economy most 23 year olds are lucky if they have their first.

Roller Derby more than just girls on skates

ROANOKE VALLEY – Thinking of girls hanging out at skating rinks seems more like a flashback.