VWCC alumni award

The Virginia Western Alumni Association is accepting nominations for the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award. The association established the award in 2006 to recognize those Virginia...

WBMS and WBHS students perform in All County Band

Quite a few members of the William Byrd Middle School and William Byrd High School bands were selected to participate in the Roanoke County...

Herman L. Horn students compete in annual spelling bee

Herman L. Horn Elementary School held its annual school spelling bee on November 16. Fifth graders compete to advance to the Roanoke County Spelling...

Herman L. Horn PTA sponsors annual Fun Run

Herman L. Horn Elementary School held its annual PTA Fun Run fundraiser on November 3, organized by Kellay Harnish and members of the PTA. HLH...

Lions Club Peace Poster winners announced at WBMS

The Vinton Luncheon Lions Club has announced the winners of the annual Peace Poster Contest sponsored at William Byrd Middle School. Timber Raines won...

GFWC Woman’s Club celebrates Read Aloud Week at Herman L. Horn

The week of October 24 was Read Aloud Week and the General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) encouraged their members “to support schools where...

Book Characters attend ball at Herman L. Horn

Herman L. Horn Elementary School traditionally holds a Book Character event each fall at the end of October. In past years, students chose their...

William Byrd seniors inducted into Beta Club

The William Byrd High School Beta Club was founded in 1960 and has been inducting students with grade-point averages of 3.75 or above into...

School Board briefed on improved graduation rate, laptop program innovations

Dr. Rhonda Stegall, Director of Secondary Instruction, opened the Roanoke County School Board meeting on September 28 with remarks about the importance of preparing...

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