Kids" event wdbj7 Mornin's Alison Parker is live in the Valley View Walmart now with the details of Load the Bus For Kids. Kim and Seth, this is the first time Roanoke City and Roanoke County schools have partnered for a school supplies drive, and it's one of the largest in our area. I'm here with Justin McLeod from Roanoke City Schools. There are quite a few changes from the school supply drives in the past. What's new about this year? Friday, August 1: 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday, August 2: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Walmart stores at Valley View, Bonsack, and Clearbrook You've said over the last couple of weeks that the need is even greater this year? We had 652 homeless students last year in Roanoke City.