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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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Shelter offers thanks for rescue beagle toy donations

Shelter offers thanks for rescue beagle toy donations
More than 90 beagles rescued from a former Virginia breeding facility will soon begin new lives in Roanoke Valley homes; 30 more are expected to ...
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City Manager Bob Cowell on what’s new in Roanoke

City Manager Bob Cowell on what's new in Roanoke
Roanoke City Manager Bob Cowell has high hopes for the shared wet/dry lab space that will be established in downtown Roanoke, after an existing building ...
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Ambassadors coming to downtown Roanoke soon

Ambassadors coming to downtown Roanoke soon
Within the next few months residents and visitors in downtown Roanoke may encounter an Ambassador or two - a new program being spearheaded by Downtown ...
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Cure Kids Cancer is back today on 94.9 Star Country

Cure Kids Cancer is back today on 94.9 Star Country
For a 15th year our sister station Star Country 94.9 is teaming up with Children's Miracle Network today for the "Cure Kids Cancer" radiothon until ...
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Griffith says colleague’s traffic death underscores Congressional roa...

Griffith says colleague's traffic death underscores Congressional road miles
Members of Congress are mourning the traffic death of a colleague in her rural Indiana district, an accident that underscores the large amount of road ...
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Liberty University mourns the loss of former student, Rep. Jackie Walorski

Liberty University mourns the loss of former student, Rep. Jackie Walorski
Former Liberty University student and Indiana Congresswoman Jacqueline R. Walorski (IN-2) died Wednesday at age 58. She was tragically killed in a head-on vehicle collision ...
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