Town works with UDA consultants to revise zoning ordinances

In 2015 the Town of Vinton applied for an Urban Development Area (UDA) Planning Grant from the Virginia Department of Transportation Office of Intermodal...

Bonsack students wow with ‘Night of Music and Dancing’

Fourth and fifth grade music students at Bonsack Elementary School wowed their classmates and families with “A Night of Music and Dancing” performed on...

WBHS celebrates the season

William Byrd High School traditionally goes all out to celebrate the holidays. Students and staff hold Ugly Sweater Contests, favorite holiday sock days; they...

Bootie’s vintage Hallmark collection showcased at Oma’s Magic Attic

Hallmark ornaments have been called one of the “most enduring and endearing” collectibles available today, valued for their quality and history. In 1973, the...

The best Christmas gift ever

What is the best Christmas gift you have ever given or received? For Justin Davison, of the Vinton Area Chamber of Commerce, “It is...

Vinton Chamber of Commerce Open House, Ugly Sweaters & Christmas Movie Characters

by Bootie Chewning Lots went on last week at the Chamber of Commerce and WBHS. Angie Chewning and Kathryn Sowers were finishing up a busy...

Town Council welcomes new police officer

Vinton Police Chief Tom Foster welcomed a new officer, Kristopher Moore, to the Vinton Police Department at the Town Council meeting on December 19....

Star City Playhouse delights audiences with free lunchtime plays

Marlow and Karon Semones Ferguson, owners of Star City Playhouse in Vinton, have been building their audience base and thanking the community for their...

W.E. Cundiff student wins art contest and ride to school in a Vinton fire...

W.E. Cundiff fifth grader Ellie McCormack was recently named the grand prize winner in the “Team Up for Fire Safety” art contest sponsored at...

Cummings named November Officer of the Month

Detective Sgt. Valerie Cummings has been named as Vinton Police Officer of the Month for November. On October 31, 2017, Officer Jeremy Shrewsbury responded to...

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