MUST SEE

7-logo-25x25
Roanoke Valley

Roanoke Top Stories

Josh Szymanik/WDBJ7

Two close calls with drones and Carilion's Life-Guard air ambulances

No evasive action was required in either situation, but the fact that it happened is alarming to crews.

Dozens in Roanoke rally for universal background checks for private gun sales

Members of the crowd said they want universal background checks on all gun sales. They say it's something Virginia state senator John Edwards voted against and think it could save lives.

David Bowers 090315

Bowers challenges business leaders, advocates for new ice rink

Bowers delivered his 16th State of the City address during a breakfast at the Taubman Museum organized by the Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Roanoke police departments helping businesses stay safe

Law enforcement is keeping a closer watch on businesses and also looking at safety plans after last week's deadly shooting that killed two WDBJ7 employees.

Free lunches for some students in Roanoke City schools

"All the students have to do is go in the line, put their pin number in and enjoy their meal," says Ellen Cradick, Acting Director of Food and Nutrition.

Texas Roadhouse coming to South Peak in Roanoke County

The restaurant is a more than $2.5 million investment.

roanokecity_crime

Roanoke man in jail after trying to fire a gun on a bus

Police say Tyrone Hiawatha Lee, 68, of Roanoke, got into an argument with James Barry Minor, 51, of Roanoke, around 8 a.m. Thursday morning.

Roanoke County child starts school year with new hand

Eli Smith starts new school year with new hand

We're following up with a special Roanoke County fourth grader, who's starting the new school year with a new myoelectric hand.

MORE ROANOKE NEWS

Hourly Forecast For Roanoke

8AM
Partly Cloudy
71°
Partly Cloudy
11AM
Thunderstorm
80°
Thunderstorm
2PM
Chance of a Thunderstorm
87°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
5PM
Thunderstorm
89°
Thunderstorm
8PM
Chance of a Thunderstorm
81°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
11PM
Chance of a Thunderstorm
76°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
WeatherActive Map 2.0 Snippet Sample

National And World News

Advertisement
There are currently no severe weather alerts.

ROANOKE WEATHER

Most Popular

Advertisement

TOOLBOX

Advertisement