The Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center in Roanoke County is seeing a large number of fawns coming into the facility. Problem is, some are coming in for the wrong reasons. June is considered fawn season, but executive director Sabrina Garvin said they’ve been getting them since the end of April.
Farmers in the Midwest are being forced to kill millions of laying hens because of avian flu. Word of the spreading disease has some major retailers looking for other supplier, but when it comes to local farmers, they have very few concerns.
WDBJ 7 has new details into Jesse Matthew's upcoming trial in Fairfax. The woman he is accused of raping nearly ten years ago will testify. A judge denied the defense's motion to not allow her to take the stand Friday afternoon.
WDBJ 7 is bringing viewers continuing coverage of a story we brought you a few weeks ago about a man in the Dominican Republic. Jose Maria Valdez Encarnacion, 38, has been using velcro and a 2x4 as a way to get around since his motor scooter accident. The president of Virginia Prosthetics met him a couple months ago during his annual charity trip to the Dominican Republic. He said he had no…
Non-boarding private schools in Virginia will be permitted to apply for membership in the Virginia High School League after Liberty Christian Academy reached a settlement in its federal lawsuit against the VHSL.
The Memorial Day weekend is just days away. The holiday marks the official start to the summer travel season. Whether you're leaving town or sticking around, you can expect to hear sirens and see flashing lights. Officers will be on high alert looking for speeders and other unsafe drivers.
If you are driving to your vacation destination for the holiday weekend, you’re in luck. A press release from AAA states gas prices for Memorial Day weekend will be the lowest they've been in five years. It expects more than 900,000 Virginians to hit the roads.
Jesse Matthew's defense team has filed another motion just weeks before his upcoming attempted capital murder trial in Fairfax. The motion is asking the court to suppress all evidence of pre-trial identification and any in-court identification of Matthew.
WDBJ7 is learning new details into last week's major drug bust in Roanoke County. "200 pounds worth $1 million dollars is a lot of marijuana, particularly for the Roanoke Valley,” said Roanoke County Police Chief Howard Hall.
Payday loans and other Internet loan services may look like good options, but industry experts and consumer advocates say the high fees, high interest rates, and the fine print make it a last resort option.
The city of Roanoke is welcoming guests from Morocco and Tunisia for the next few days. This is the first year Total Action for Progress, also known as TAP, is participating in a Professional Fellows exchange program through the US Department of State.
Roanoke's Crystal Spring Elementary is one of six schools in Virginia to receive a top honor. The Governor's Award for Educational Excellence recognizes high-achieving schools across Virginia, and Crystal Spring was the only elementary school to earn the recognition.