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‘Miracle on 34th Street’ starts tomorrow at Attic Productions

“Miracle on 34th Street,” a classic holiday show, comes to Attic Productions’ D. Geraldine Lawson Performing Arts Center this season under the direction of...

Leadership Roanoke Valley pays Vinton a visit

  By DEBBIE ADAMS Leadership Roanoke Valley (LRV) is a program established by the Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce in 1983 to encourage community leadership. LRV “recruits,...

Fleet Feet outfits Mount Pleasant Elementary School Running Club

By Debbie Adams In early November the team from Fleet Feet Roanoke came to Mount Pleasant Elementary School to measure the feet of the 57...

Bonsack Elementary School – its evolving history

The Story of Bonsack Elementary as told by its first principal Dr. Deedie Kagey in her book "From Bonsack to Blue Ridge." Bonsack Elementary School...

The Hair Co. holds ribbon-cutting in Vinton

DEBBIE ADAMS Samantha Witt Morgan opened The Hair Studio in May 2013, located next door to Frank’s Pizza on Washington Avenue in Vinton. This year she...

Town finalizes Vinyard Station agreements

DEBBIE ADAMS Vinton Town Council members adopted two resolutions at their meeting on November 19 to finalize plans for the redevelopment of the former Vinton...

Bonsack Elementary joyously celebrates 20th anniversary

DEBBIE ADAMS Bonsack Elementary School celebrated its 20th anniversary on November 16. There were many hugs, much reminiscing, squeals of recognition, and even a few...

Mount Pleasant Elementary salutes veterans

Debbie Adams Mount Pleasant Elementary School held their annual Veterans Day Salute to veterans on November 11, led--as is their tradition--by the fourth grade. The students...

BES celebrates Veterans Day with Bonsack Bootcamp

DEBBIE ADAMS Students at Bonsack Elementary School celebrated Veterans Day with a new twist on old traditions—a Bonsack Bootcamp. Music teacher Katie Saunders and P....

Preliminary steps taken for WBHS renovations

DEBBIE ADAMS At a Roanoke County School Board work session on November 12, board members awarded a contract to the Thompson & Litton firm for...

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