| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:34 PM
If you call Roanoke home you are living in the Best Mid-Sized Mountain town.
Readers of Blue Ridge Outdoors selected Roanoke for this honor. The magazine is distributed all up and down the Blue Ridge Mountains from Pennsylvania to Tennessee.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Amy Sue Bussard Ryan, 49, of Dancing Leaf Drive, Martinsburg, W.Va., lost her two-year battle with cancer and went into eternity Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, with the same grace and dignity that she exhibited in life.
She is survived by her loving husband of 31...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 7:42 PM
The Hampton University football team faced MEAC rival Howard on Saturday afternoon without injured redshirt senior Jeremiah Schwartz, one of the top running backs in the league.
But the Pirates may have found a quarterback for the future in true freshman...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Perryville Baptist Church — 10:30 a.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday, Chad Poe will lead revival services. He is camp pastor for various youth camps including Centrifuge and Student Life. Music will be led by the Coffman...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:50 PM
I was drinking at King Eddy's, the skid row dive that's being made over into a hipster bar, when I overheard people say that a web of old bootlegger tunnels lay under downtown.
A labyrinth, running from the old speakeasy beneath King Eddy's to Pershing...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:30 PM
There's nothing quite like autumn in southwest and central Virginia. As the colors unfold across the region, we wanted to know where you like to go and catch the fall foliage. Here are the top answers along with a few more extras you suggested.
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:27 PM
This scam was making its way around the Lehigh Valley recently. Authorities say it was an elaborate international scheme. People are calling homes saying they are with Microsoft, Dell and other legitimate computer and computer security companies, such...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 9:34 PM
Marvin Walter Bishop Sr., 91, of Hagerstown, Md., died on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born June 10, 1921, in Pearre, Md., he was the son of the late Walter Adison and Victoria Creek Bishop.
He was preceded in death by his wife,...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:50 PM
The simple act of going for a walk becomes an adventure when the weather turns crisp and Mid-Atlantic trees change color. Check out these area hiking trails to get a breath of fresh air, to commune with nature and to get a glimpse of our region's rich...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Deeds filed recently in the office of Boyle County Clerk Trille Bottom include:
Coulter Family LLC to Daniel T. and Dawn W. Sims, 4.558 acres in Boyle County, $33,539.
Louis P. and Leda P. Sorensen to Rodney W. and Carolyn S. Shilot, tract in...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:48 AM
Whether you're an expert hiker or a beginner, Roanoke Seven Summits might be the program to get you moving!
This is a new event that combines the regions premier trails with an active living awareness program.
By taking this challenge, you'll hike the...