With temperatures heating up and anxiety about the Zika virus growing, Virginia officials are racing to educate the public and ramp up measures to track and combat mosquitoes that can carry the disease.
Wes Hobbs is a three-sport athlete for Mercer Christian Academy in Princeton, West Virginia. And while he lives just past the Virginia state line, it's the medical help he's received here in Roanoke that has changed his life forever.
Roanoke is one of 50 cities, joining a new national effort to improve health in low-income neighborhoods. A local team will focus on building better access to healthy food, physical activity and public transportation.
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