58.5 F
Vinton, VA
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

William Byrd Jazz bands hold annual pasta dinner fundraiser

  The William Byrd Middle and High School Jazz Bands performed at the annual Jazz and Pasta Dinner fundraiser held at Thrasher Memorial on May...

Jeremy Slater completes year abroad in Macedonia, named a WBHS valedictorian

William Byrd senior Jeremy Slater is returning on June 15 from a year of studying abroad in Macedonia. He received a full scholarship through the...

Area students on JMU President’s List

  James Madison University announced the following area students made the President's List for the spring 2017 semester: Gwyneth Strope of Hardy, a senior majoring...

Hayden on Randolph Dean’s List

  Andrew Hayden was recently recognized as obtaining Dean’s List for the 2017 Spring Semester at Randolph College with a GPA of 3.93.  He is...

William Byrd bands perform Spring Concert, participate in Dogwood Festival

It’s been a busy few weeks for band students at William Byrd High School. The Marching Terrier Band participated in the Vinton Dogwood Festival...

Junior League brings Spring Fling to Herman L. Horn Elementary School

Herman L. Horn Elementary School celebrated the season with a Spring Fling on the evening of April 7. The event was planned and facilitated...

Cundiff and HLH show off their STEM projects

  STEM is a curriculum based on integrating science, technology, engineering, and math in real world applications— even in elementary school— and not in isolation,...

William Byrd, Governor’s School student develops new hybrid hydrogel

 By REGINA CARSON At the Roanoke Valley Governor’s School for Science and Technology, students are charged each year with carrying out a science fair project,...

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 ...

Current Weather Report

Vinton, VA
scattered clouds
58.5 ° F
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