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Vinton, VA
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Game Has Changed

  As a long time basketball enthusiast, I can tell you the game has changed a whole lot since I was growing up. I’m not talking...

Hats off to cast and crew of ‘Little Women’

  Bootie Bell Chewning This past weekend I had the privilege seeing two productions by young people. First was an excellent production...

People, Places and Things 2.2.17

Congrats to Harrison Austin, William Byrd grad! He graduated with honors from the University of Manchester of Science in Medial Virology December 14, 2016...

Letter to the Editor

Editor: I am writing to thank and celebrate Botetourt residents for spreading joy to children in need around the world. Hundreds of area volunteers, families...

Celebrations of birthdays – 80s are the new 50s

by Bootie Bell Chewning Always great getting to celebrate a birthday and when you are 85 it's fantastic and to do so at Disney World...

Brian Hoffman Column 1.19.17

Terriers win Sportsmanship Award   The William Byrd football team has been awarded the John Markey Sportsmanship Award by the local Civitan Club. This is the...

When Football Players Needed Real Jobs

BRIAN HOFFMAN I was talking football with some high school coaches not long ago when the subject of my affection for the Philadelphia Eagles came...

Update on Street closure on Walnut Avenue in Vinton

VINTON--The section of Walnut Avenue in the Town of Vinton and Wise Avenue in Roanoke City continues to be closed to all traffic while...

School Bus crash in Vinton–no injuries to two students onboard

VINTON--Officers responded to a two vehicle collision involving a Roanoke County School bus at the intersection of Hardy Road and Niagara Road in Vinton....

Vinton motorists urged to look for alternative routes as traffic is congested on both...

VINTON--This morning long traffic delays were experienced westbound on Virginia Ave/Hardy Rd into the City of Roanoke. Currently there is bridge construction that has...

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