Senate candidate Nancy Dye said this week she takes no position on the contentious Mountain Valley Pipeline project.
State Sen. Bill Stanley, R-Franklin County, announced today he's backing Ted Cruz for president and will serve as state chairman for the campaign in Virginia.
Del. Ben Cline (R) and challenger Ellen Arthur (D) will share the stage during at least three events between now and Election Day.
State Senate candidate Mike Hamlar has canceled a fundraiser planned for tonight, citing respect for the victims of Wednesday's stunning on-air shooting of a WDBJ-TV (Channel 7) news crew.
On Thursday night, citizens once again paid their respects to Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, the two WDBJ-TV journalists fatally shot while reporting live from Smith Mountain Lake on Wednesday morning.
Betty Jane Boley Goodwin Volz, 81, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, August 31, 2015. Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, September 4, 2015, at Oakey's North Chapel.
Jackson W. (Jack) Kitts, 82, of Floyd, formerly of Christiansburg, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2015. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Lisa Kitts Phillips; brothers, James, William, Samuel and Houston Kitts.
James Arnold Cecil, 70, of Galax, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Memorial Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, September 5, 2015, at Cliffview Church of God. Arrangements by Twin County Funerals.
Edna Virginia Wright Crowder, 87, of New Castle, passed away Monday, August 31, 2015. Funeral Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, September 4, 2015, at Paitsel Funeral Home.