Roanoke could be a pilot location for a new collision reporting center in the United States. Lt. Jeffrey Newman with the Roanoke Police Department briefed city council members on the idea Thursday morning.
The devastating flooding in South Carolina has states assessing their own dams and flood safety plans.
Donald Burton was sent to the hospital for exposure to the cold water after the accident and then released.
A Roanoke playwright is hoping to help domestic violence victims through a play called The Mary Project: The Stone Was Rolled Away.
Disaster relief crews here in Roanoke are on standby after heavy rainfall in South Carolina.
Firefighters responded to the fire on Blair Loop Road around 2:45 a.m.
Dozens stood at the intersection of Williamson Road and Orange Avenue in Roanoke for the 28th Life Chain event.
Jerry Bona is a firefighter for Read Mountain Fire and Rescue. He said on average, they fight around 15 structure fires a year.
If you see flood water, you should get to higher ground. You should not walk through flood waters because it only takes six inches to knock you off your feet.
McAuliffe said western Virginia is already reeling from drenching rain that wiped out or closed roads earlier this week. He declared a state of emergency Wednesday.
The heat is on across the country. Learn how to stay cool -- and safe -- when the mercury rises.
The fire Thursday night at Crossroads Mall may have started in the electrical room, according to Battalion Chief Doug Rorrer.
It happened on Rosalind Avenue in Roanoke on Thursday morning.
50 passengers were onboard a bus that caught fire Friday on Interstate 81 North in the Hollins area of Roanoke County.
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