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Meeting her hero: Shooting survivor & officer reunite

April 16, 2007 is a day most people in the New River Valley will never forget. A shooting at Virginia Tech left 32 people...

Virginia Tech observes 11th Day of Remembrance

Birds were singing, but it was cold at 9:43 a.m. Monday, as Virginia Tech bowed its head and laid wreaths to remember the 32...

Robotics team headed to national competition in Detroit April 24

Montgomery County Public Schools Team 401 Copperhead Robotics has a magic number this FIRST Robotic Competition season, and it’s three.Team 401 has won three...

Historic Montgomery Museum provides contemporary space for young CHS artists throughout April

The Montgomery Museum is housed in a deep-porched brick manse under gracious oaks on a gardened hill above Roanoke Street.It’s nearly 200 years old,...

Bike Share program coming to NRV area

The number of bicyclists on roads and trails in the New River Valley continue to increase, and the demand for places to rent bicycles...

Starlite to open without new noise ordinance

A local drive-in theater will open next week without any solution in the ongoing disagreement with Christiansburg officials on how they view “excessive” noise.Owners...

The NRV offers an array of affordable summer camps

 Spring is here. Summer is coming. Montgomery County and Radford Public Schools have announced that May 25, 2018 will be the last day of...

Sycamore Deli hosts Latin dance lessons

Pat Brown Contributing Writer Once upon a time, in a different location, Sycamore Deli was a typically quiet delicatessen, but these days the menu takes a...

At NRV Intellectual Disabilities Agency, community is a team sport

Grinning, high-fiving and hugging, Special Olympics bowlers, volunteers and families filled the NRV Super Bowl in Christiansburg last week.It’s the Intellectual Disabilities Agency’s Thursday...

BHS band program benefit bash Saturday night

Blacksburg High School's Band Benefit Bash will be held Saturday, April 14 at 7-10 p.m. at Blacksburg High School.This fundraiser features student performance and...

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