| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:24 PM
A Blacksburg woman previously indicted on charges that she was driving drunk when she got into an accident that killed her unborn son pled no contest on Wednesday to involuntary manslaughter and driving under the influence.
Harmony Stair, 33, pled no...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Right now in Montgomery County, only restaurants in Christiansburg and Blacksburg can serve liquor by the drink. But in about 3 months, on July 1, two more places in the county, exits 109 and 128, will be allowed to sell liquor by the drink. County...
| May 17, 2012
| 4:38 PM
ESPN add 23 more ACC games to TV schedule...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 5:22 PM
It’s called the “Big Event”. Students from Virginia Tech took time out on Saturday to help spruce up neighborhoods in Blacksburg and Christiansburg. Students say it’s their way of giving back to the community that supports them....
| Apr 3, 2012
Husband Ken and I are in mulching mode. We prefer to purchase our cypress mulch in easy-to-handle 2-cubic-foot bags. We watch the sale flyers from Home Depot and Lowe's, planning to get it on sale, down from the $2.35 per bag price this year.
| Apr 4, 2012
| 5:03 AM
The state is asking a judge to abide by a $100,000 cap on damages in a wrongful death lawsuit brought by the parents of two Virginia Tech students who were among 33 killed on the Blacksburg campus nearly five years ago.
Attorneys for the parents have...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Virginia Tech will honor the 32 killed in a campus rampage on April 16, 2007, with a 3.2-mile run.
The fourth annual Run for Remembrance is scheduled for April 14 on Tech's Blacksburg campus. The route will follow a course through the campus, including...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Award-winning poet and Virginia Tech professor Nikki Giovanni will give a free talk at Hampton's Thomas Nelson Community College Oct. 4 as part of a series organized by Virginia Peninsula Literary Consortium.
Giovanni has been called the "Princess of...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 11:20 AM
The following are the top five local weather events in 2011 as voted on by the staff of the Blacksburg National Weather Service Office. You'll notice nearly all of the events were storm related, specifically tornadoes.
1. (Tie): The April 27th-28th...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:07 PM
Perhaps no one is enjoying the time in New Orleans more than Virginia Tech's offensive linemen.
The city is an offensive lineman's dream becauase of its reputation for great food.
"I had alligator tail last night and it was delicious," said Hokies...
| Jan 2, 2012
The final days of 2011 were certain representative of the past year. Unseasonably warm.
In fact, several hometowns entered the record books as one of the warmest on record.
ROANOKE had its 3rd warmest year on record. Roanoke's average high was 58.8...