Wednesday Aug 27
Glade Hill playground - made by milk'
Courtesy Photo: Money from last year's Made By Milk contest was used by Glade Hill Elementary to install a new fenced-in playground and bench for pre-K students.
Politicians work the festival crowd
Ninth District U.S. Rep. Morgan Griffith, R-Salem, was talking with constituents - and buying peaches.
Trooper injured in crash on Brooks Mill Road
A Virginia State Police trooper is in stable condition at a Roanoke hospital after being seriously injured Tuesday night on his way to work in Pittsylvania County.
What's in a name?'
Franklin County has its share of those, including the county name itself, which was given in honor of Benjamin Franklin and officially established in 1786.