Watch out for a little patchy frost this morning west of the Blue Ridge Parkway, but the slight breeze will hinder any widespread frost formation. We'll see mostly sunny conditions today with an increasing wind.
The Bedford County Special Operations Command is the team you call when there's a rescue or mission that requires special training. This command is trained in swift water rescue and has been getting a lot of practice in the past few weeks across Southwest Virginia.
A Roanoke woman has been in the hospital for more than 20 days. Slater decided to sit outside for her lunch break last month when a spider landed on her arm. "It was a reaction,” she said. “I just smacked it and didn't think too much about it then it was rough."
Thursday's news of the closing of the Roanoke Valley Horse Show shocked those close to the show and much of the community. But what about the charities that relied on the proceeds from a show that brought millions into the local economy for 43 years.
Roanoke City Council is considering a tax increase to fill a funding gap in the city's proposed budget. And members of the Roanoke Tea Party are taking issue with comments made by Mayor David Bowers justifying the increase.
Southwest Virginia now has a full-fledged wildlife center big enough to meet the demands in the region. Wednesday marked the fourth operating day for the Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center in Roanoke County.
Roth just finished his 27th season as the lead play-by-play announcer for the Hokies’ football and basketball teams. Roth’s voice has called some of the greatest highlights in Virginia Tech sports history during that time.
The 11-year-old boy at the center of a federal lawsuit that made national headlines is back in a public school in Bedford County. As a result, the Bedford County School Board and Bedford County Public Schools have been removed from the lawsuit, but three faculty members are still defendants.