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Vinton Host Lions host Jason Peters, recognize scholarship winner

The Vinton Host Lions Club recognized the winner of its 2018 scholarship, Haley Cook, at the meeting on June 11. This scholarship is awarded...

School Board honors retirees from WBMS, W.E. Cundiff, and Mount Pleasant

School personnel from William Byrd Middle School, W.E. Cundiff Elementary, and Mount Pleasant Elementary were recognized by the School Board at the 2018 Roanoke...

HLH art program receives Foundation for Roanoke Valley grant

Michelle Eberly, program officer with the Foundation for Roanoke Valley, recently presented a check for $1,820 to Herman L. Horn art teacher Ginny Patrick...

Assistant principals named for WBHS and HLH

The Roanoke County School Board named new assistant principals for William Byrd High School and Herman L. Horn Elementary School at its meeting on...

WBHS bids good-bye to five retiring faculty members

Five faculty members are retiring from William Byrd High School this year— Bev Allman, Karen Hicks, Gayle Majure, David Marcum, and Gina Williamson. Retirees...

Martin on Emory & Henry Dean’s List

Catherine Martin of Vinton was named to the Emory & Henry College Spring 2018 Dean's List. Martin was among more than 200 students named to...

Gibbs earns degree at Emory & Henry

Conner Gibbs of Vinton graduated with a degree in Sport Management from Emory & Henry College during the May 5 commencement exercises. Gibbs was...

William Byrd students sign as Student Registered Apprentices

According to Roanoke County Public Schools, the school system is building upon the success of an apprenticeship pilot program with the Western Virginia Water...

Leftwich named principal at Bonsack, kindergarten teacher Partsch to retire

Leanne Leftwich, current assistant principal at Herman L. Horn Elementary School, has been named by the Roanoke County School Board as the new principal...

Stovall, Cannady retire from HLH, new principal announced

Herman L Horn Elementary School principal Peggy Stovall has announced her retirement in June. She has worked for Roanoke County for 38 years, first...

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