Sheriff's office completes accreditation assessment
Courtesy Photo: The assessment team looks on as members of the Franklin County Sheriff's Office explain the use of certain equipment.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
2013 NHRA: Hagan Delivers 320-Mph Rocky Boots Funny Car To Fairlawn For Grand Opening
Matt Hagan Outdoors will have its grand opening on Friday with its namesake, 2011 NHRA Funny Car world champion Matt Hagan and his 320-mph Rocky Boots Dodge Charger R/T on hand for the celebration.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Burns claim Christiansburg fire victim
Christiansburg spokeswoman Becky Wilburn said in a Tuesday press release that Ronnie Joe Hawkins died from injuries received just after 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 29. She said the fire isn't considered suspicious, but its cause remains under investigation.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Injury, damages caused by alleged - drugged' driver
Police say a Christiansburg man allegedly driving "under the influence of narcotics" injured a motorist and damaged a restaurant Friday.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Holiday open house for American Red Cross
The New River Valley chapter of the American Red Cross in Christiansburg will be hosting a Holiday Open House on Dec. 9, from 3-6 p.m. to celebrate the holiday season, the work of the American Red Cross and to thank the generous donors that have supported the organization throughout the year.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Free Clinic of the New River Valley, with full-time charitable clinics in Christiansburg and Pearisburg, has been awarded designation as a Community Health Center by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Charles E. Kendall Jr.
Mr. Kendall was a native of Fredericksburg and a graduate of James Monroe High School.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
$90m I-81 Expansion Project In Virginia Completed
Crews have finished a nearly $90 million expansion of Interstate 81 in the Christiansburg area.
$90m I-81 expansion project in Va. completed
The Roanoke Times reports that the massive project added one southbound lane along 5 miles of the highway, creating three continuous southbound lanes from Ironto to Christiansburg.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Huckleberry Trail receives extension
The continuation of the trail will be one of three that are currently being created by each of the three jurisdictions that own sections of the trail - Blacksburg, Montgomery County and Christiansburg.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
New shop downtown clears the air with E-cigarettes
Four months ago, 28-year-old's Cole Smith and Donovan Phillips invested $20,000 into a self-made electronic cigarette shop in the downtown Richmond, Va.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Community asked to - Be a Santa to a Senior'
We've all seen the angel trees that help brighten the holidays for needy children, but for many senior citizens, this can be a difficult and lonely time of year.
Man facing eviction accused of bomb threat
A 20-year-old Christiansburg man facing eviction from a rental unit has been charged with threatening to bomb the unit.