McAuliffe announced Friday that he is reducing the waiting period for violent felons to apply for reinstatement from five years to three years. He is also removing drug offenses from the list of violent crimes that are subject to the waiting period.
Victoria Scott is a senior at Radford University's College of Science and Technology. She said kids are spending too much time with video games and TV and she decided to leave a few paw prints at Wildwood Park in Radford as a learning experience.
It was a bittersweet moment at Roanoke's Transitional Living Center. Total Action for Progress is closing the program after 25 years, and Thursday afternoon residents, staff and supporters gathered to say farewell.
The line outside the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research wrapped around the building and echoed the statistics from the Virginia Employment Commission. Danville has the highest unemployment among metro areas in Virginia.