The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office is one of only eight law enforcement agencies across the country chosen to participate in a new seat belt safety initiative. More on the story from WFIR’s Starr Anderson.
08-29 BULB Wrap WEB
An event in downtown Roanoke tomorrow tonight is designed to be a place for locals to gather and share positive stories, songs and poems about diversity. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has more details about Soul Momentum.
08-26 Soul Momentum Wrap WEB
A 200-foot water slide will be set up at Hidden Valley County Club this weekend, giving people a chance to take the plunge for a good cause. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the details.
08-25 Water Slide Wrap WEB
Now that another school year is underway, Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare is offering tips for parents on how to handle bullying. The story from WFIR’s Starr Anderson.
08-24 Bullying Wrap WEB
The Roanoke City Police Department is looking for downtown residents, business owners and employees to be its eyes and ears. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has more details on the Downtown Neighborhood Watch Group.
08-23 Watch Group Wrap WEB
Roanoke City and Mayor Sherman Lea, Sr. have proclaimed today as Virginia Western Community College Day in honor of the college’s 50th anniversary. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has more details on the milestone.
08-22 VWCC Wrap WEB
Businesses at The River House in Wasena are teaming up with Roanoke City to host a block party this weekend. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the details.
08-19 Block Party Wrap WEB
Scammers are once again using puppies in their attempts to steal money from people in our region. The story from WFIR’s Starr Anderson.
08-18 Pupp Scam Wrap WEB
The Roanoke County Police Department is preparing to hold its next Citizens Police Academy. The goal is to educate the public on why and how the department carries out its mission. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has more details.
08-17 RC Police Academy Wrap WEB
Dr. Gene Batiste
North Cross School in Roanoke is welcoming a senior consultant who specializes in diversity and inclusion, leadership, and trust development. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has details on how you can take part in the conversation.
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