ex-UVA star guard Brogdon bringing clean water to East Africa

ex-UVA star guard Brogdon bringing clean water to East Africa
A program started by Former UVA star Malcolm Brogdon received a big assist from an NBA Hall of Famer. Brogdon has started the Hoops-2-O to ...
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Trial set to begin in case targeting Virginia abortion laws

Trial set to begin in case targeting Virginia abortion laws
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit filed by women's health groups seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers ...
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A-T is still safe but be “street smart” says official

A-T is still safe but be "street smart" says official
The fatal stabbing of a man hiking the Appalachian Trail in Wythe County last week - his female companion was wounded - should raise awareness ...
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Ohio man sues white supremacists over 2017 Virginia rally

Ohio man sues white supremacists over 2017 Virginia rally
From AP: An Ohio man has is suing white supremacists and neo-Nazi protesters in federal court, saying he was severely injured during their rally in ...
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Kaine, Pence on those new abortion restriction laws

Senator Tim Kaine says recent passage of new abortion laws in several states is meant to "criminalize women and doctors". But pro-life advocates -- including ...
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Town of Bedford remembers the high price paid on D-Day

Town of Bedford remembers the high price paid on D-Day
BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — Marguerite Cottrell remembers the summer day 75 years ago when a Western Union telegram was delivered to her family farm as ...
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Virginia man gets jail time for asking woman to get in trunk

Virginia man gets jail time for asking woman to get in trunk
CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — A 30-year-old Virginia man has been sentenced to a year in jail for grabbing the wrist of a restaurant employee and ...
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A look inside one of Amazon’s warehouses in Virginia

A look inside one of Amazon's warehouses in Virginia
CHESTER, Va. (AP) — The giant Amazon warehouse in Chesterfield County is constantly bustling with activity. At about 1.2 million square feet — roughly the ...
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Danica Roem uses spotlight to boost other Virginia Democrats

Danica Roem uses spotlight to boost other Virginia Democrats
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — When Del. Danica A. Roem sought in 2017 to become the country’s first openly transgender state lawmaker, the Republican Party of ...
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One dead after single-vehicle Floyd County crash

One dead after single-vehicle Floyd County crash
FLOYD, Va. – Virginia State Police Trooper T. A. Mackian is investigating a single-vehicle crash which resulted in a fatality. The crash occurred Friday (May ...
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$30,000 damage after Back Creek area fire

$30,000 damage after Back Creek area fire
Updated: The fire at this address is still under investigation. However, there were working smoke alarms in the residence. Damage estimate is $30,000.00. From Roanoke ...
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Man charged after police stand-off in Roanoke County

Man charged after police stand-off in Roanoke County
From Roanoke County Police - (Roanoke County, VA—May 18, 2019) At approximately 12:45 a.m. Saturday, Roanoke County Police officers responded to a residence in the ...
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UPDATE: Police ID driver who fled traffic stop, died in later crash

UPDATE: Police ID driver who fled traffic stop, died in later crash
State Police have identified the driver who fled an early-morning traffic stop in Roanoke City, then crashed into a pole and died. Troopers say officers ...
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At the Movies: the Grandin Film Lab Festival

Brent Stevens At the Movies
Now here's Brent Stevens from Hollins University "At the Movies" with something a bit different at the historic Grandin Theatre - the Grandin Film Lab ...
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Police chief says there are enough cops in downtown Roanoke on weekend

Police chief says there are enough cops in downtown Roanoke on weekend
The weekend is here again - prime time for activity in downtown Roanoke. One week after a shooting incident that left a man wounded and ...
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Work on Route 11 to cause delays

Work on Route 11 to cause delays
FROM VDOT-Work to replace the two existing bridges on Route 11 over Tinker Creek is underway. The bridges are located near the intersections of Route ...
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Analyst: Politics possibly hurting FBI, Justice Department credibility

Analyst: Politics possibly hurting FBI, Justice Department credibility
Allegations from both sides of the aisle could be causing people to lose faith in American institutions like the FBI and Justice Department. WFIR’s Ian ...
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Tech plays in NCAA softball tourney; Rosie’s expects big crowd on Pre...

Tech plays in NCAA softball tourney; Rosie's expects big crowd on Preakness day
The Virginia Tech softball team was bounced from the ACC postseason tourney despite coming in with the top ranking but the Hokies are in the ...
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Kaine: Colleagues in both parties work on bill to lower prescription costs

Kaine: Colleagues in both parties work on bill to lower prescription costs
Senator Tim Kaine says a committee he sits on is working on legislation designed to lower the cost of prescription drugs. Kaine says it is ...
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LOA begins fundraiser to help pay for building renovations

LOA begins fundraiser to help pay for building renovations
The Local Area on Aging has begun a new fundraiser to help with renovations cost on their new Peters Creek Road location. Details on the ...
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