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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

School Board okays funding for Cundiff and WBHS projects

The Roanoke County School Board approved the appropriation of funds for the W.E. Cundiff Classroom Pod Secure Entrances Project at its meeting on March...

Radford’s Deans List

Twenty-one Vinton residents have been named to the fall semester Dean’s List at Radford University. They are: Heather R. Basham, senior interdisciplinary studies major ...

Radford Graduates

Two residents of Vinton graduated from Radford University at the end of the fall semester. Jarrod W. Richards earned a Bachelor of Business Administration...

WBMS and WBHS students win Regional Science Fair awards

  Over 100 gifted and talented students from Roanoke City, Roanoke County, and the Roanoke Valley Governor’s School (RVGS) competed in the 2017 Western Virginia...

William Byrd Middle School students perform in All District Band

Four students from William Byrd Middle School auditioned and won a spot in the prestigious All District Band ensembles for 2017, held on February...

County accepting bids for W.E. Cundiff renovations

Bids are being accepted by Roanoke County Schools for renovations at W.E. Cundiff Elementary School in Vinton, which will improve the security of the...

WBMS hosts Roanoke County Science Fair

Roanoke County Public Schools held the annual Science Fair at William Byrd Middle School on February 18. Approximately 81 projects were submitted by students...

Martin earns nursing degree at JMU

  Jennifer Ann Martin of Vinton graduated with a degree in nursing practice from James Madison University during the December 16 and 17, 2016 commencement...

WBMS student wins 2017 Roanoke County Spelling Bee

  Adithya Iyer, an eighth grader from William Byrd Middle School, has won the 2017 Roanoke County District Spelling Bee, which was held at Northside...

Mary Baldwin Honors List

Courtney Anderson, Joseph Colo and Cody Hanshaw, all of Vinton, were named to the Fall 2016 Honors List at Mary Baldwin University in Staunton. Students...