Joey Slye kicked a 41-yard field goal with 1:38 remaining Saturday and Virginia Tech gave retiring Frank Beamer his 12th consecutive win over Virginia, 23-20, and a chance to coach his team in one more bowl game.
While there's nothing flashy about filling up water coolers or loading up plenty of ice before football practice, it's all part of being a team manager. And Salem senior, Mikey Flint, is proud to say he's been on the job for four years.
Douglas Wilder made history in 1989, when the grandson of slaves was elected Governor of Virginia. Now 84, Wilder has written a book about his life, tracing the journey from his childhood in segregated Richmond to the Governor's Office.
The Thanksgiving holiday is almost here, and thousands of families will be hitting the road in the next 48 hours. The Virginia Department of Transportation is taking steps to help speed holiday travelers on their way.
Hidden Valley High School will dismiss as normal with an elevated police presence. There will also be an elevated police presence at Hidden Valley High on Wednesday morning. After-school activities will take place as planned.