Feb 4, 2014
Lockdowns Lifted at Roanoke County Schools
Roanoke Co., VA Seven Roanoke County schools have been placed on a precautionary lockdown following an armed robbery on Route 419, school officials say.
'Opening Doors' for students [Roanoke Times (Roanoke, VA)]
Voices fill the air with laughter, conversation, singing and music. The conversation soon fades into the background, creating a quiet and calm atmosphere for the Kevin Jones Performing Arts Studio rehearsal.
Boones Mill Apple Festival is Sept. 21
File Photo by Stacey Hairston: Wayne Parks with the Rocky Mount Free Masons demonstrates how to make homemade popcorn at last year's Boones Mill Apple Festival.
Early Morning Fire Destroys Roanoke Co. House
Roanoke County Fire & Rescue crews responded to the 4700 block of Twelve O'clock Knob Road around 1 a.m. for a reported fire.
Two Rescued From Roanoke Co. Apartment Fire
Roanoke County, VA A two-man crew assigned to a Roanoke County Fire and Rescue medic truck along with a Roanoke County Police Officer had to break open the door to an apartment on fire and rescue two people inside Monday.