Kentucky Floods






Resources to help Kentucky flood victims

Resources to help Kentucky flood victims
As parts of Kentucky continue to assess the damage from floods, Gov. Andy Beshear noted that a lot of flooding occurred in hilly and mountainous ...
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Fatal crash today in Alleghany County kills Roanoke man

Fatal crash today in Alleghany County kills Roanoke man
ALLEGHANY COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police is investigating a single vehicle crash, which resulted in a fatality.  The crash occurred Wednesday (Aug 10) at ...
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Analyst: Be certain Trump will work to turn FBI raid to his advantage

Analyst: Be certain Trump will work to turn FBI raid to his advantage
WFIR Political Analyst Bob Denton says whatever may follow Monday's FBI search of Donald Trump's Florida home, you can count on one thing for sure ...
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Joe Goodpies sudden closure leaves employees stunned and worried

Joe Goodpies sudden closure leaves employees stunned and worried
We are learning more about what happened the day a Vinton pizzeria closed up shop without warning and left workers searching for a new job ...
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Grant will help hire Peer Recovery Specialists

Grant will help hire Peer Recovery Specialists
A coalition of various community stakeholders has been awarded a grant from the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration - looking to bolster the ...
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First look at Roanoke’s 2022 GO Fest

First look at Roanoke's 2022 GO Fest
Roanoke's GO Fest will be Downtown this October, and organizers are proud to announce a new partnership that aims to connect more people with Roanoke's ...
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Robbery at Hometrust Bank; suspect nabbed

Robbery at Hometrust Bank; suspect nabbed
On August 9 at approximately 9:15 a.m., the City of Roanoke E-911 Center notified Roanoke Police of a possible bank robbery that had occurred in ...
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Wellness Rodeo returns to CHIP Roanoke today

Wellness Rodeo returns to CHIP Roanoke today
The Wellness Rodeo returns to CHIP on 3rd Street Downtown, this afternoon. This month's theme? Back to School. CHIP of the Roanoke Valley will be ...
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Heavy police presence at Roanoke bank

Heavy police presence at Roanoke bank
More than six police cars have been spotted at the Home Trust Bank on Brambleton Road in Roanoke City. No further details to report. Check ...
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Youngkin criticizes FBI and DOJ after Mar-A-Lago search

Youngkin criticizes FBI and DOJ after Mar-A-Lago search
Governor Glenn Youngkin took to Twitter this morning and seemed to criticize the FBI and Justice Department for conducting a search at former President Donald ...
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Four Carilion Clinics receive national recognition for sustainability

Four Carilion Clinics receive national recognition for sustainability
Four local hospitals have received six sustainability awards from a subgroup of the American Hospital association. Hospital officials say this is part of Carilion's commitment ...
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Housing Authority seeks more landlords for “Choice Voucher” pro...

Housing Authority seeks more landlords for "Choice Voucher" program
For the first time since 2019 the City of Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority is accepting applications for its "housing choice voucher program."  There's only ...
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Costly fire resulting from accident yesterday

Costly fire resulting from accident yesterday
On Sunday, August 7 at 3:34 a.m., Roanoke Fire-EMS was dispatched for reports of a motor vehicle accident and structure fire on the 3700 block ...
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Park It on The Market returns this Friday

Park It on The Market returns this Friday
This Friday, visitors to Roanoke's Downtown Market Square may notice something unusual - a yellow school bus. As students prepare to head back to classes, ...
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Former councilman Robert Jeffrey Jr. released temporarily from jail

Former councilman Robert Jeffrey Jr. released temporarily from jail
Former Roanoke City councilman Robert Jeffrey Jr.’s temporary leave from jail on bond last week marked an unusual twist in his ongoing legal saga. In ...
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Mark Warner and Tim Kaine on Senate Passage of the Inflation Reduction Act

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine on Senate Passage of the Inflation Reduction Act
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine voted in the Senate to pass the Inflation Reduction Act, historic legislation to reduce ...
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Norfolk to crack down on nightclub violence after shooting

Norfolk to crack down on nightclub violence after shooting
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A nightclub shooting that wounded four people appears to be the last straw for officials in Norfolk. The Virginian-Pilot reports that ...
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State regulators OK huge Va offshore wind farm

State regulators OK huge Va offshore wind farm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — State regulators on Friday approved an application from Dominion Energy Virginia to build an enormous offshore wind farm off the coast ...
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Teen gets 10 years for shooting at Virginia high school

Teen gets 10 years for shooting at Virginia high school
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — A teen was sentenced Friday to 10 years behind bars for shooting and wounding two fellow students at a Virginia ...
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Feds seek 8-year prison term for former Rocky Mount officer

Feds seek 8-year prison term for former Rocky Mount officer
Federal prosecutors are recommending an eight-year prison sentence for an off-duty Virginia police officer who was convicted by a jury of storming the U.S. Capitol ...
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Roanoke shelters full, hold adoption event to save animal lives

Roanoke shelters full, hold adoption event to save animal lives
NEWS RELEASE: Roanoke, VA - Today, Saturday, August 6th Angels of Assisi and the Regional Center for Animals Care and Protection will hold an adoption ...
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