Feeding America Southwest Virginia receives additional funding from BB&T Lighthouse Project

Roanoke - Feeding America Southwest Virginia has received an additional $5,000 in funding as a BB&T Lighthouse Project Spirit Award recipient.Feeding America Southwest Virginia...

NRVHBA presents Touch-A-Truck NRV

Have you ever noticed how many vehicles are on the streets of the NRV working hard every day? You pass them on your way...

Pet of the week

The animals of the week are from the Montgomery County Animal Care and Adoption Center. Each week the News Messenger will feature a dog...

Montgomery County couple wins Excellence in Agriculture Award

Casey and Stacey Phillips of Montgomery County are this year’s Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers Excellence in Agriculture Award winners. They were recognized...

Community replanting event scheduled in Downtown Park

Because of safety concerns, the Town of Christiansburg has hired a contractor to remove 18 trees in Downtown Park, on College Street, during the...

Cybersecurity for Federal Dollar Recipients

Today, more than at any time in history, the federal government is relying on external service providers to help carry out a wide range...

Montgomery museum receives donation

The Montgomery Museum and Lewis Miller Regional Art Center recently received a generous donation from the Montgomery County Retired Teachers.This donation was made possible...

Karim Khan named Director of Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library

The Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library welcomes new Director, Karim Kahn, effective Aug. 18."We believe Karim's professional experience and passion for community libraries make him uniquely...

Pets of the week

The animals of the week are from the Montgomery County Animal Care and Adoption Center.Each week the News Messenger will feature dog and cat...

Award-winning Virginia author publishes new book

Orie's Story, by Virginia author Gail Tansill Lambert is now available in print and e-book editions. This historical novel was based on a memoir...

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