Appalachian Power Co. is reporting limited outages in its Virginia service area today as snow blankets the region. Read more
CHRISTIANSBURG — Parents, students and alumni converged on the Montgomery County School Board meeting Tuesday night and urged the body to reconsider the recent hiring of a new band director for Auburn schools.
CHRISTIANSBURG — Montgomery County Public Schools officials hope that their purse string holders can direct most of about $640,000 in one-time funds toward the replacement of two school buses and some classroom technology equipment.
CHRISTIANSBURG — Wedstanley Jorthan Balisage pleaded guilty Monday to driving drunk and killing a Shawsville man in a crash last year.
Emily Martin, a member of Radford University’s online media staff, died after a single-vehicle crash early Friday morning, Carilion Health Systems spokesman Chris Turnbull said Sunday.
I bought a blanket on Amazon recently for $16.99. The transaction was pretty quick on my end, but it set off a series of events that all ended with my purchase being forever chronicled in a ledger somewhere.
BLACKSBURG — Dan Larimer was broke, living in his parents’ house, driving his mom’s 2001 Nissan Altima and dealing with a messy divorce when he first discovered bitcoin in 2009.
The Blacksburg Police Department is seeking help in identifying a person of interest in an ongoing credit card fraud investigation that started after events that took place on Feb. 10.
CHRISTIANSBURG — Johnny Ray Kelly said the woman he is accused of stabbing actually slipped and fell onto his knife — over and over again, an investigator testified this week.
"We're excited to be playing back-to-back because it gives us the opportunity to support Southwest Virginia," RU President Brian Hemphill said.
PULASKI — The town of Pulaski notified its residents earlier this month that the locality’s drinking water tested positive for higher levels of haloacetic acid than allowed by the state — but assured it is safe to consume.
For the last two years, and despite no little effort, yours truly has struck out in attempts to score $1 million a year for life in Warren Buffett's NCAA basketball tournament contest. Tuesday, I ventured down to Blacksburg to seek some tips from a canny professor at Virginia Tech.
CHRISTIANSBURG — A state trooper’s attempt to U-turn across Christiansburg Mountain traffic to chase a speeder ended in a collision with a Radford University student — and on Wednesday, a $30 fine for the student.
CHRISTIANSBURG — Nicole DiIoia is among the high school students old enough to remember the 2007 shooting at nearby Virginia Tech. On Wednesday, the senior joined Christiansburg High School classmates in an assembly-style demonstration to remember the 17 people killed in last month’s school …
BLACKSBURG — A Martinsville-based firm will need to return to the drawing board in regards to its plans to build on some Airport Acres land that it has owned since 2003.
DISH announced plans Tuesday to shrink its Christiansburg customer service center this summer from 600 workers to 150, keeping the remainder on as work-at-home employees.
How about mandatory gun insurance, like most states require for cars? Could that be part of a free-market solution for gun violence in the age of massacres?
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