LOVEwork in the works for over a year

The LOVEwork sculpture unveiled in a ceremony at Vinton War Memorial on Valentine’s Day has actually been in the works for over a year. Created...

Guffey presents First Aid Crew budget requests to council

Vinton Volunteer First Aid Crew Chief Wayne Guffey presented his organization’s budget request for FY 2019 to Vinton Town Council at its meeting on...

Chief Foster shares insights on Council Chamber security

Municipal buildings even in the calmest communities can pose security challenges since they are open to the public and a wide array of visitors,...

LOVE sculpture unveiled at Vinton War Memorial on Valentine’s Day

Virginia’s newest LOVEwork sculpture was fittingly unveiled on Valentine’s Day, February 14, at the Vinton War Memorial. The sculpture in four parts, “L-O-V-E,” is now...

Vinton Police tackle opioid crisis with new Drop-Box for drug disposal

On February 7, local, state, and federal law enforcement representatives joined together with the Prevention Council to hold a press conference at the Burton...

Gauntlet 2018 gets under way

The Advancement Foundation (TAF) kicked off its fourth annual Gauntlet Business Program and Competition with an introductory session at the Vinton War Memorial on...

Wild Goose Christian Community forms in Bonsack

Need a respite from your hurried, worried life? Members of the Wild Goose Christian Community in Bonsack invites you to join them on Thursday...

WBHS students participate in Governor’s School Student Project Forum

Eleven students who attend both William Byrd High School and the Roanoke Valley Governor’s School for Science and Technology (RVGS) participated in this year’s...

DAR delivers blankets to Veterans Care Center

Each year the members of the Roanoke Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (RVCDAR) adopt the community service project of making...

Relay for Life of Virginia’s Blue Ridge kicks off campaign

The newly formed Relay for Life of Virginia’s Blue Ridge kicked off the 2018 campaign at the Vinton War Memorial on January 29. In past...

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