Virginia Tech paleontologist finds, names new 3-foot-tall relative of Tyrannosaurus rex

A new relative of the Tyrannosaurus rex – much smaller than the huge, ferocious dinosaur made famous in countless books and films, including, yes,...

BHS struggling with playing spring sports on own field

By Marty Gordon NRVsports@ourvalley.org Grass on the football field at Blacksburg has been an ongoing saga that has thrown a wrench into home matches this spring....

Costello, Charles “Lu” Joseph, Jr.

Charles “Lu” Joseph Costello Jr. born June 15, 1927 passed away peacefully Mar. 11, 2019. He is survived by his wife Dee Costello, children...

This Valentine’s, show some love for your community!

In the ballroom, the Valentine’s Day fundraiser event takes place across four rooms at the German Club. NEW RIVER VALLEY, VIRGINIA – Valentine’s Day is...

Steger, Hincker receive Baldwin awards

Submitted Photos The late Charles W. Steger, Virginia Tech's 15th president, is one of the two 2018 recipients of the Baldwin Memorial Town and Gown...

Whittaker, Brenda Albert

Brenda Albert Whittaker, 66, of Elon, N.C., formerly of Radford, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 at Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington, N.C....

Pets-of-the-week

Each Saturday the paper features a dog and a cat from the Montgomery County Animal Care and Adoption Center (480 Cinnabar Road, Christiansburg). Those interested...

Sheriff’s office arrests 19 in major meth bust

An 18-month investigation led by The Montgomery County Sheriff’s office culminated in the arrest of 19 suspects and 66 felony charges. Sheriff Hank Partin released...

Area volleyball teams among state’s elite

Marty Gordon NRVsport@ourvalley.org   The high school volleyball postseason starts this week with four area teams being among the state’s elite. Auburn, who finished the regular season unbeaten...

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