WDBJ 7 spoke to one criminal justice expert about online communication between Aysia Monique Lewis and Donald Bruce Quesenberry Jr. Ferrum College’s Dr. David Nicholson said it could be crucial in locating the missing teen from Christiansburg.
A local restaurant is damaged after an SUV slammed into the building Thursday afternoon. The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office says no one got hurt in the accident at Aly's Family Restaurant near Riner, but there's no word on if police cited the driver or arrested that person.
According to the department’s Facebook page, Officer Jacob Vaughan, was transporting Terrance Lorenzo Stevenson from the Washington County Jail, when he escaped from the police vehicle and tried to car jack another vehicle near the intersection of Stuart Drive and North Main Street.
Franklin spent the last eight years as manager of the New York Yankees’ Double-A affiliate, the Trenton Thunder. Franklin led the Thunder to three Eastern League championships and four division titles.
Bishop is a life long resident of Christiansburg and served for 21 years in the army. He joins the Christiansburg Town Council as the first African American member and plans to help expand the city's night life options.
The EQT Corporation plans to build the Mountain Valley Pipeline and hosted its final Virginia open house in the gymnasium of the Pearisburg Community Center. Preserve Giles County plans to do whatever it can to stop the Mountain Valley Pipeline and hosted its alternative open house in the cafeteria just steps away.
Using roundabouts will soon become a reality for a lot more people. The Virginia Department of Transportation is getting ready to break ground on two projects containing three new multi-million dollar roundabout projects in our region.
Lots of people were buzzing around at the 4th Annual Hokie BugFest at the Inn at Virginia Tech. The event showcased all kinds of creepy crawlies from tarantulas to centipedes and even cockroaches. Kids were able to play games, make bug art and even explore a haunted house.
WeatherFest was held in Blacksburg on Oct. 4, 2014 at Virginia Tech. The event is part of the Virginia Science Festival. People of all ages had fun participating in demonstrations, playing games and taking pictures with the WDBJ7 crew.
A small-engine pilot was hurt Wednesday while making an emergency landing on Interstate 77 in Carroll County. According to law enforcement at the scene, the plane went down at mile marker 5.7 and crashed into trees in the median.