Graphic from United Way Roanoke Valley.
An organization that “fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community” is putting together a group to clean a local park next weekend. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
Click here to register to volunteer for the Day of Action.
Youth of Virginia Speak Out About Traffic Safety table at an event held with the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s office. Picture from the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s office’s Facebook page.
A live simulated crash and mock trauma bay will be a part of a program next month from the state police that aims to teach teens to be safer drivers next month. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
Graphic taken from the Alzheimer’s Association’s Facebook page.
With new treatments to combat Alzheimer’s on the horizon, an associate dedicated to fighting the disease isn’t letting up. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
Information on how to host a Longest Day Fundraiser can be found here.
Catherine Fox with members of the “VBR Twenty 22” relay team. From left to right: Catherine Fox, Gene Marrano, Amanda Coker, Congressman Morgan Griffith.
A unique trio of athletes, including a record setting bicyclist and a local Congressman, are set to compete in a 70.3 miles long triathlon along the Blue Ridge this weekend. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
Hear the complete in-studio interview from this morning below
Koe Wetzel. Picture taken from Koe Wetzel’s Facebook page.
The son of a Texas country singer has made it big and is now touring the nation, and this October he’ll be making his Roanoke Valley debut. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
David Horton at lecturn. Photo taken from David Horton’s Facebook page.
David Horton, the Mayor of Radford, says he’s running for reelection this November after being encouraged to continue his public service by citizens of the city. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
Roanoke City Councilman Joseph L. Cobb. Photo taken from roanokeva.gov.
A Roanoke City Councilman is using his position on a commission that seeks to reduce gun related violence to distribute a mechanism that helps guns be stored in a safe manner. WFIR’S Camden Lazenby has more.
The New River in Radford, Va. Photo by Camden Lazenby.
Appalachian Power says water levels down river from Claytor and Leesville dams may rapidly rise if it’s called on to increase power generation at its hydroelectric plants. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
Graphic taken from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Facebook page.
An area meteorology professor is encouraging people to be prepared for the impending Atlantic hurricane season, one that is expected to produce more storms than normal. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.
Picture taken from Western Virginia Water Authority’s Facebook page.
An organization that maintains more than 1000 drinking water pipes is using methane from the wastewater treatment process to create commercials quality natural gas. WFIR’s Camden Lazenby has more.