Elmwood on Ice one of three venues for skating

Elmwood on Ice one of three venues for skating
There are now three venues for those that want to lace up their skates - or rent a pair - and take to the ice ...
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Virginia celebrates win over Liberty

Virginia celebrates win over Liberty
The Cavs won big over Liberty on Saturday and receiver Joe Reed was one big reason. WPLY-MIN ...
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UPDATE: Damage assessed after early morning Roanoke County fire

UPDATE: Damage assessed after early morning Roanoke County fire
UPDATE: The Roanoke County Fire Marshal’s Office has investigated and ruled that the cause of the fire is undetermined. The estimated amount of damage to ...
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Lawsuit challenges license suspensions for unpaid court costs

Lawsuit challenges license suspensions for unpaid court costs
A law center that represents low-income Virginians is challenging a state law that suspends the drivers' licenses of residents who haven't paid court costs for ...
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Local chiropractor releases book on chronic disease – and how to avoi...

Local chiropractor releases book on chronic disease - and how to avoid them
Most chronic diseases are not genetic - they are environmental and stem from how modern society has involved. That's according to a local chiropractor, who ...
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Death toll hits 25 from wildfires at both ends of California

Death toll hits 25 from wildfires at both ends of California
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities called in a mobile DNA lab and anthropologists to help identify the dead as the search went on for victims ...
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Black defendant seeks removal of Confederate courtroom portrait

Black defendant seeks removal of Confederate courtroom portrait
LOUISA, Va. (AP) — A defense lawyer in Virginia made oral arguments seeking removal of a portrait of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee for his ...
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Virginia regulators delay vote on gas pumping station

Virginia regulators delay vote on gas pumping station
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Regulators in Virginia have delayed voting on a permit for a natural gas pumping station in a historic African-American community after ...
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Seven charged for multiple break-ins at same SML home

Seven charged for multiple break-ins at same SML home
From the Franklin County Sheriff's Office:On 9/15/18 and 9/17/18, the Franklin County Sherriff’s Office began an investigation in to two break ins at the same ...
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Red Ribbon Week winners recognized with candlelight ceremony

Red Ribbon Week winners recognized with candlelight ceremony
The annual "Red Ribbon Week" observance in local schools puts the spotlight on youth substance abuse. 24 area schools competed for Red Ribbon Awards - ...
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Your chance to stock up on Greek goodies for the holidays

Your chance to stock up on Greek goodies for the holidays
If you like the idea of stocking up on various Greek goodies for the holidays, an event this weekend in Roanoke might interest you. It's ...
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VT professor tracks air pollution on two wheels

VT professor tracks air pollution on two wheels
A Virginia Tech professor is tracking air pollution on a bicycle. More from WFIR’s Ian Price: 11-09 Bicycle Pollution VT WRAP ...
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CIAA football title game in Salem tomorrow

CIAA football title game in Salem tomorrow
The Stagg Bowl D-3 title game is no longer played here but there is still championship football in town tomorrow at 1-pm at Salem Stadium: ...
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CIAA brings football title game back to Salem

CIAA brings football title game back to Salem
The Stagg Bowl D-3 title game is no longer played in Salem but there is still championship college football in town - and its tomorrow ...
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Foundation for Roanoke Valley changes name, geographic footprint

Foundation for Roanoke Valley changes name, geographic footprint
Foundation for Roanoke Valley has changed its name, joined forces with another foundation, and enlarged the area it serves in its charitable efforts. It is ...
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National comedian headlines “Downtown Comedy Revival” on Sunday

National comedian headlines "Downtown Comedy Revival" on Sunday
A national comedy show that’s headlined by a national act is good for those who just want to laugh and those who want to go ...
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RBT stages “Black Box Series” to showcase ballet

RBT stages "Black Box Series" to showcase ballet
Its an opportunity to dip your toe perhaps into the ballet world - a "black box" series being staged by Roanoke Ballet Theatre. One of ...
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Man shot in NW Roanoke; Police say no danger to community

Man shot in NW Roanoke; Police say no danger to community
From Roanoke City Police: On November 8, 2018 just before 7:00 a.m., Roanoke Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 3400 block ...
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Dawgs home this weekend; Roanoke College opens season

Dawgs home this weekend; Roanoke College opens season
UVA and Virginia Tech aren't the only schools kicking off basketball season - so is the Roanoke College men's team - ranked number one in ...
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BREAKING: 13 dead including gunman in shooting at California bar

BREAKING: 13 dead including gunman in shooting at California bar
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Thirteen people are dead after a gunman opened fire on a crowd at a country dance bar holding a weekly ...
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