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RND opens 2nd location in Vinton today

RND opens 2nd location in Vinton today
A Roanoke-based coffee company is opening its 2nd brick and mortar location in Vinton today. WFIR’s Ian Price has more: 11-29 RND Vinton WRAP ...
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Local pastor-author releases how-to book on relationships

Local pastor-author releases how-to book on relationships
"Life's About Relationships" is a new how-to book from a local author. Good ones are hard to find sometimes and that's where a former evangelist ...
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Port of VA operates differently than back-logged CA ports

Port of VA operates differently than back-logged CA ports
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Ports in California have been making headlines for their delays and supply chain backups. But the Port of Virginia has been ...
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Hokies win Commonwealth Clash

Hokies win Commonwealth Clash
CHARLOTTESVILE, Va. (AP) — Braxton Burmeister threw for one touchdown, caught a pass for another and Virginia Tech ran for 320 yards and handed Virginia ...
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VT-UVA Commonwealth Clash is today

VT-UVA Commonwealth Clash is today
(AP) J.C Price doesn’t want his second game as Virginia Tech’s interim football coach to be his last. The Hokies (5-6, 3-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) ...
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Update: fatal shooting victim in Bedford County home identified

Update: fatal shooting victim in Bedford County home identified
Update 11/28  According to statements made to investigators, the male had forced his way into the home after the female opened the door and attempted ...
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Update: RoCo police ID officer-involved fatal shooting victim

Update: RoCo police ID officer-involved fatal shooting victim
(update from Roanoke County police) Roanoke County Police Officer-Involved Shooting Saturday, November 27, 2021 — At approximately 7:00 p.m. Friday, November 26, officers responded in ...
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First Virginia COVID death in child from MIS-C reported

First Virginia COVID death in child from MIS-C reported
The Virginia Department of Health has confirmed a death from Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children associated with COVID-19, the first death from MIS-C reported in ...
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Concert tomorrow for 19-year-old musician’s family after his passing

Concert tomorrow for 19-year-old musician's family after his passing
There’s a benefit concert tomorrow for a 19-year-old musician who died in a car accident over the summer. WFIR's Ian Price has more: 11-26 Jacob ...
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Recent enforcement on 81, 77 grounds 9% of truck drivers checked

Recent enforcement on 81, 77 grounds 9% of truck drivers checked
A recent state police truck safety enforcement operation on Interstates 81and 77 found about 7% of trucks inspected had safety violations, and they were immediately ...
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Professor who wrote about adults attracted to minors resigns

Professor who wrote about adults attracted to minors resigns
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - A university professor in Virginia has announced they'll resign in the wake of threats made over their recently published book. It ...
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Collecting $26M award vs. white nationalists may be tough

Collecting $26M award vs. white nationalists may be tough
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Nine people who sued white nationalist leaders and organizations over the violence at a deadly rally in Charlottesville in 2017 won ...
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At the Movies: King Richard

Brent Stevens At the Movies
Now here's Brent Stevens from Hollins University "At the Movies" ... with what's new at the historic Grandin Theatre: "King Richard": 11-25 ATM-WEB ...
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Relocated Drumstick Dash goes off without a hitch

Relocated Drumstick Dash goes off without a hitch
Despite only about two days to move the Atlantic Union Drumstick Dash 5K - and thousands of runners or walkers - from downtown Roanoke to ...
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Roanoke residents survey to identify gun violence details

Roanoke residents survey to identify gun violence details
A formal assessment of what’s contributing to the violence in Roanoke is being executed by Elite Business Strategies, the Roanoke Gun Violence Prevention Commission, and ...
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Rescue Mission will welcome hundreds today for Thanksgiving luncheon

Rescue Mission will welcome hundreds today for Thanksgiving luncheon
Runners and walkers are "moving their feet so others can eat" at a different location this morning - the Drumstick Dash has been moved to ...
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Botetourt County Announces e3 Initiative

Botetourt County Announces e3 Initiative
To honor their employees and the community, Botetourt County is launching a new initiative called e3 which stands for Encourage - Empower - Energize. This ...
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Virginia State Police say drive safely this long weekend

Virginia State Police say drive safely this long weekend
During the Thanksgiving holiday, Virginia State Police will once again take part in Operation C.A.R.E. - Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort - increasing its visibility ...
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Guilty verdicts on most counts in Ahmaud Abery murder trial

Guilty verdicts on most counts in Ahmaud Abery murder trial
Guilty counts on most felony counts today in the murder of Ahmaud Abery, a black man chased down and then shot dead by three white ...
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Man acquitted in Grandin Village murder arrested again on related charges

Man acquitted in Grandin Village murder arrested again on related charges
A Roanoke man who was acquitted in a May 2019 murder that took place on Denniston Avenue in Grandin Village has been arrested on a ...
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