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UPDATE: Kroger invests in Caroline's Carts

WDBJ 7 recently learned Kroger invested in 18 more carts. They are used in a number of stores throughout the mid-Atlantic region.

Mother and daughter raise money for homeless students

A mother and daughter are giving back to students at their alma mater.

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Charlottesville police collecting toy donations on Thursday

The Charlottesville Police Department will pick up any unwanted toys in the greater Charlottesville area on Thursday.

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A farm that helps feed the hungry in Floyd County wins a free tractor

At the Plenty Farm in Floyd County, a good forty or fifty folks got together Tuesday to say "Hello Tractor!"

Floyd County business gives out free tractor

Elmwood Park gets state award

The Virginia Recreation and Park Society gave Elmwood the 'Best New Renovation or Addition' award.

Roanoke's Elmwood Park gets state award

Fans can win money for their schools this basketball season

Fans have the chance to win prizes and money for their school at high school basketball games this year.

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Hillsville elves assemble bikes

Christmas is just a few days away, and some folks in Carroll County are working hard to bring bikes to a lot of kids.

We Care of Franklin County holds annual toy drive

A Franklin County tradition continues to help put smiles on kids' faces for Christmas.

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UPDATE: All of Salvation Army's angels have been adopted

The community claimed around 100 angels from Angel Trees over the weekend.

Bedford church fights to make sure community doesn't go hungry on Christmas

Feeding America estimates one in every eight people in Virginia struggles with hunger. Christmas is under two weeks away and many Southwest Virginia families may not get a proper meal. One…

Thousands of luminarias will honor those that lost their lives on D-Day

Thousands of lights will illuminate the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford this weekend. More than 4,000 luminaries will honor the Allied soldiers, sailors, and airmen who lost their lives on…

Luminaries will honor D-Day victims

Halfway house for women opening in Roanoke

After months of preparations, a halfway house for women will open in Roanoke at the beginning of February.

Halfway House

Local family magazine spreads holiday cheer

For the next few weeks, don't be too surprised if you find a candy cane on your desk, or someone paying for your order at a drive-thru.

Local family magazine spreading holiday cheer through random acts of kindness

Salem business owner starts canned food drive just in time for the holidays

A store in Salem is showing what it really means to get into the holiday spirit. Shes International is holding a canned food drive of its own. It's called “Can We Help?”

Salem business owner starts food drive just in time for the holidays

Hunters for the Hungry struggles to get meat donations

A hunting group is looking for some extra help this holiday season. Deer meat donations are at an all-time low and that means some families in our area could be without.

Hunters for the Hungry struggles to get meat donations

Roanoke Fire-EMS appoints new deputy chief

Melvin Sanders will begin his new role as deputy chief on December 23. He is taking over the position after Deputy Chief Jeff Beckner retired earlier this year.

More than 300 jobs to come to Patrick County

More than 300 jobs are coming to Patrick County starting this month.

Carilion Clinic names snowmen for holiday season

More than 400 suggestions were sent to Carilion Clinic regarding some snowmen that have popped up in our region. Carilion put them up to help spread some holiday cheer, but they didn’t have…

Carilion Clinic names snowmen for holiday season

Business women in one Roanoke neighborhood bare it all for a good cause

13 women from the Grandin Village Business Association raised money for Grandin Road non-profits

Father’s legacy etched in stone, state’s heroes remembered forever

Virginia's first Public Safety Memorial was dedicated in Richmond Saturday afternoon. The memorial honors people who have been killed in the line of duty serving the Commonwealth.

Roanoke Rescue Mission holds health fair

Dining room C at the Roanoke Rescue Mission was transformed into a free health fair.

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Roanoke elementary school plays annual football game for a good cause

Crystal Spring Elementary's Turkey Bowl was pushed back because of the snow last week

Roanoke Elementary School plays football game for a good cause

Vinton kicks off the holidays with its annual Christmas parade

The rain did not stop folks from coming out to watch.

TAP looks for volunteers to help with income tax assistance program

It's the season of giving and you can do that without having to spend a penny this year. Total Action for Progress, also known as TAP, is looking for volunteers for its Income Tax Assistance…

TAP needs volunteers for income tax assistance program

Invoke Ministries creates giant skateboard float for holiday parade

You can expect to see a giant skateboard rolling down the streets of Vinton. WDBJ 7 checked in with Invoke Ministries Thursday afternoon as they were putting the finishing touches on its float.

Local group creates giant skateboard float

One hometown is making a difference for children in Guatemala

Fincastle Baptist Church is working to adopt 200 children in an impoverished village in Guatemala.

A local church adopts children in Guatemala

Make-A-Wish grants wish for Roanoke boy

It was a big day for 5-year-old Kamden Lockett. By this time next week, he will be at a Florida theme park.

Make-A-Wish, NTelos send boy to Disney

Good Samaritan Hospice lights holiday trees

Things got a little bit brighter inside of Tanglewood Mall. Good Samaritan Hospice lit its Love Light trees Wednesday.

Good Samaritan Hospice lights holiday trees

LEAP Community Kitchen receives $100,000 grant

A $100,000 grant will help to make a difference when it comes to food in one Roanoke community.

LEAP

Boones Mill train depot is under renovation

The old Boones Mill train depot is starting to look different after being moved across the tracks to its new location.

Depot

911 dispatchers get a special delivery from Operation Turkey Drop

Fellowship Community Church in Salem is showing us the true reason for the season.

Operation Turkey Drop serves hundreds

Toy drive sets up collection boxes in City Market Building

You can help make a child's Christmas a little brighter this year. The City Market Building and Downtown Roanoke Incorporated are teaming up to present the Great Big Toy Bonanza.

Toy drive set up downtown

"Empty the Shelter" event looks to find permanent homes for animals before Thanksgiving

The Regional Center for Animal Care and Protection is looking to find permanent homes for shelter animals this Thanksgiving. Wednesday marks it's first "Empty the Shelter" event. Staff will be…

Shelter event looks to give animals a home during the holiday season

Carilion Clinic needs your help naming holiday snowmen

Carilion Clinic is looking to brighten your holiday season this year. Three illuminated snowmen have made themselves a home along Interstate 581.

Carilion spreads holiday cheer

UPDATE: Kroger invests in Caroline's Carts

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Mother and daughter raise money for homeless...

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Charlottesville police collecting toy donations...

Floyd County business gives out free tractor

A farm that helps feed the hungry in Floyd...

Roanoke's Elmwood Park gets state award

Elmwood Park gets state award

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Fans can win money for their schools this...

Hillsville elves assemble bikes

toys

We Care of Franklin County holds annual toy drive

UPDATE: All of Salvation Army's angels have...

Bedford church fights to make sure community...

Luminaries will honor D-Day victims

Thousands of luminarias will honor those that...

Halfway House

Halfway house for women opening in Roanoke

Local family magazine spreading holiday cheer through random acts of kindness

Local family magazine spreads holiday cheer

Salem business owner starts food drive just in time for the holidays

Salem business owner starts canned food drive...

Hunters for the Hungry struggles to get meat donations

Hunters for the Hungry struggles to get meat...

Roanoke Fire-EMS appoints new deputy chief

More than 300 jobs to come to Patrick County

Carilion Clinic names snowmen for holiday season

Carilion Clinic names snowmen for holiday season

Business women in one Roanoke neighborhood bare...

Local high school band performs in Pearl Harbor...

Father’s legacy etched in stone, state’s...

Mission

Roanoke Rescue Mission holds health fair

Roanoke Elementary School plays football game for a good cause

Roanoke elementary school plays annual football...

Vinton kicks off the holidays with its annual...

TAP needs volunteers for income tax assistance program

TAP looks for volunteers to help with income...

Local group creates giant skateboard float

Invoke Ministries creates giant skateboard...

A local church adopts children in Guatemala

One hometown is making a difference for...

Make-A-Wish, NTelos send boy to Disney

Make-A-Wish grants wish for Roanoke boy

Good Samaritan Hospice lights holiday trees

Good Samaritan Hospice lights holiday trees

LEAP

LEAP Community Kitchen receives $100,000 grant

Depot

Boones Mill train depot is under renovation

Operation Turkey Drop serves hundreds

911 dispatchers get a special delivery from...

Toy drive set up downtown

Toy drive sets up collection boxes in City...

Shelter event looks to give animals a home during the holiday season

"Empty the Shelter" event looks to find...

Carilion spreads holiday cheer

Carilion Clinic needs your help naming holiday...

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