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Meningitis outbreak hits home: friends remember Diana Reed

Friends and family are remembering a former Christiansburg woman who died last week from complications associated with fungal meningitis as a caring person who...

World War II bomber pilot Russell Robinson flies again

VINTON--Four US Army Air Corps veterans from World War II were recently invited by retired Navy Commander Dr. Clare Weidman to his airstrip in...

Postal carriers to collect canned items

You may have gotten a special delivery in your mailbox this week, in the form of a postcard from the postal system and a...

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 on March 22. For the first time, a daytime...

Va. Tech Shooter is identified

BLACKSBURG, VA - Virginia State Police have identified a Spotsylvania County man as the subject responsible for the murder-suicide that occurred Thursday (Dec....

Slain Virginia Tech officer identified

BLACKSBURG, Va., Dec. 8, 2011 – Virginia Tech Police have identified the officer murdered today during a traffic stop on campus as...

Candlelight Vigil at 4/16 Memorial

From CollegiateTimes http://www.collegiatetimes.com Candlelight Vigil at 4/16 Memorial at 8pm tonight. Please spread the word.

Shooting update

from www.vt.edu Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 Update: Statement from Virginia State Police (Posted: 4:48 p.m.) Virginia State Police responded to Virginia Tech in reference to a...

Update: Police remain on scene

from http://www.vt.edu/ Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 Update: Police remain on scene (Posted: 4:19 p.m.)Virginia State Police and Virginia Tech Police remain on the scene of an...

Shooting updates

From WDBJ7 Website - BLACKSBURG, Va.— UPDATED 4:02 p.m.: State police tell NEWS7's Melissa Gaona that there was a suspicious person that went into the...