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.
Robert Andrew Edwards, 94, of Roanoke, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015. Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at Simpson Funeral Home, Roanoke, Va., 540-366-0707.
C. David Jackson, 73, of Goodview, passed away Sunday, August 30, 2015. Celebration of life will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at Oakey's Vinton Chapel.
Wendy Elaine Ford Strock, 53, of Dublin, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015. She was a member of Belmont Christian Church and was retired supervisor with J. C. Penney.
Barbara Christian Perdue, 68, of Narrows, passed away peacefully at home and has now joined her husband and son in Heaven on Sunday, August 30th, 2015.