Rezoning the Old Blacksburg High School property, public comment Sept. 10

The public discussion of the rezoning of part of the roughly 36 acres that were once the Blacksburg High School property on Patrick Henry...

Correction Sierra Club Panel Wednesday, not Thursday

The Sierra Club will host a panel of local municipalities, businesses and institutions to talk about how they are enacting best environmental practices. on...

Local leaders, institutions and businesses describe how they are addressing global environmental challenges

The Sierra Club will host a panel of local municipalities, businesses and institutions to talk about how they are enacting best environmental practices from...

Dentist’s murder still haunts Christiansburg PD

Marty Gordon One of the area’s oldest cold-case murders has been pushed to the back of a file cabinet at the Christiansburg Police Department, but...

Researchers receive NSF grant to create Ecological Forecasting Research Coordination Network

During the 21st century, citizens around the world will continue to face grand environmental challenges, including climate change, land-use, and invasive species. How we deal...

Professor seeks solutions for wildfire resilience through inter-agency communication

As wildfires become increasingly larger and more common, researchers are working to learn about and respond to wildfires more effectively. In recent years, disaster responders...

Fruitful property: How an orchard became the Marketplace Shopping Center

Marty Gordon Work has begun reviving the Marketplace Shopping Center at 2705 Market Street in Christiansburg, but many people remember the site’s roots as a...

Graves Avenue may connect to Montgomery County subdivision, Planning Commission mulls

A subdivision is proposed in what is now pasture and forest on the Montgomery County (east) side of the Blacksburg Golf Course hill. A preliminary...

Community Health Center welcomes new physician to the Montgomery Center

CHRISTIANSBURG - The Community Health Center of the New River Valley (CHCNRV) is pleased to announce the addition of Pete Guerra, M.D., to the...

Twenty-four NRCC students graduate from practical nursing program

Twenty-four New River Community College students completed requirements for the three-semester practical nursing program at the college receiving certificates and their nursing pins in...

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