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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Air Force Association holds Chapter Awards Banquet in Vinton

  The Air Force Association held its annual Roanoke Chapter Awards Banquet at the Vinton War Memorial on Saturday, May 6. The Air Force Association (AFA)...

Bluegrass Music schedule at the Vinton VFW for May

  The Haymaker Town Express will be playing at the VFW Hall on Lee Avenue in downtown Vinton on Friday, May 12 from 7 to...

Vinton Boy Scouts sponsor car show

  Boy Scouts of America Pack and Troop 235 will sponsor their fourth annual BSA Car and Vendor Show on Saturday, May 13, at Thrasher...

Kroger partners with Spirit FM to conduct Diaper Drive in Bonsack

  Spirit FM in Lynchburg will be conducting a Diaper Drive on Friday at the Kroger in Bonsack. Customers are invited to purchase diapers that will...

WBMS students sponsor bake sale for Remi Dudley

  Each year the students in Amanda Rupe’s class at William Byrd Middle School complete a community service project. Last year they prepared a dinner...

Vinton celebrates 62nd Annual Dogwood Festival

Vinton held its 62nd Annual Dogwood Festival April 26-30. There were concerts (Fuzzy Logic, Rutledge, Leggz, Riptide, and the Band of Oz) and the...

Vinton First Aid Crew helps keep Vinton Dogwood Festival safe and enjoyable for thousands

By JORDAN FIFER Vinton First Aid Crew The members of the Vinton First Aid Crew extend their thanks to the various organizations, companies, and people who...

Gauntlet classes wrapping up, awards ceremony scheduled for May 11

  Gauntlet Business Program classes are coming to a close with students making official presentations on their businesses to panels of judges starting April 24. Cash...

Prom, Miss Virginia and Traveling Buddy

  PEOPLE, PLACES AND THINGS by Bootie Bell Chewning You know it's prom night when you look around and all the young girls turn into princesses...

Explore Park receives Governor’s Award

At a ceremony on Tuesday during the 28th Annual Environment Virginia Symposium, Roanoke County was honored with a 2017 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award for...