Toddler Found Dead in Car in Roanoke
Police were called to a home on Kenwood Boulevard SE shortly before 4:30 Sunday afternoon to investigate a report of an unresponsive child found in a car seat in a van in the driveway.
Roanoke Police Say Two-Year-Old Girl Died After Accidentally Left in Van
Roanoke police are investigating after a two-year-old girl died after being found unresponsive in the back seat of a van.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Tim White & The VW Boys and Friends at Fold Tonight
Tim White is the banjo picker, guitar picker, and baritone singer for the VW Boys.
Pharmacists Team Up for Transitional Care
After two years of effort, pharmacists who are participating in three multimillion-dollar projects funded by the Innovation Center at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are confident that they are improving their patients' lives.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
New Reverse Mortgage Rules Protect Younger Spouses
Wayne Caudill took a reverse mortgage on the house he owns with his wife, Lynn, in 2012, after a job loss threatened the ability of the couple to keep their Roanoke, Va., home.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Va. diocese discourages donations to ALS group
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Mon Aug 25, 2014
American National Bankshares, MainStreet BankShares announce merger
American National Bankshares, MainStreet BankShares announce merger American National Bankshares and MainStreet BankShares announced the signing of an agreement which calls for MainStreet to merge with American National in a transaction valued at approximately $24.2M.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Wanted Man Arrested in Franklin Co.
Roanoke County Police say Joshua Bolt has been arrested. They say he was taken into custody without incident Friday morning in Franklin County.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Same Sex Marriage Advocates Go To Courthouse Despite Ruling
Roanoke, VA - The hold on same sex marriages in Virginia didn't stop some people from heading to the courthouse Thursday anyway.
Ex-Va. gov says he wasn't immune to wife's 'fiery anger'
Virginia's former governor said he thought his marriage might be over after reading portions of a September 2011 letter to his wife in federal court Thursday.
On Wall Street
Branding Dispute Highlights Risk for Expansion-Minded Banks
Top Planning Concerns for UHNW Clients Working with UHNW clients requires more than solid investment management and estate planning, according to advisor Paul Pagnato, founder of the Pagnato-Karp Group.
Ex-bookkeeper admits stealing from client
The Roanoke Times reports 36-year-old Laura Warner Scott of Vinton pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Roanoke to one count of wire fraud.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
TNA News: Next House Shows, Bully Ray Wishes Departing TNA Executive Good Luck
TNA News: Next House Shows, Bully Ray Wishes Departing TNA Executive Good Luck Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.18.2014 Some Monday TNA news... - TNA is off the road until September 5th.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Greenville News
Engagement: Jennifer Lynn Wessinger & Neil Austin Stover
The October 4th wedding will be celebrated at The Arbors in Cleveland, NC.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Warren Street Festival kicks off Friday
Staff Photo by Stacey Hairston: A.J. Reeves, from left, Vesper Edwards and Winfred Hopkins, all elder members of the Warren family, will serve as Grand Marshals of the 15th annual Warren Street Festival parade Saturday, Aug. 16 at 1 p.m. The 15th annual Warren Street Festival kicks off Friday, Aug. 15 at 5 p.m. along Warren Street and the farmers' ... (more)
Boater released from hospital after being hurt in explosion
A Salem man who was burned when his boat exploded last week at Blackwater Marina in Union Hall has been released from a Roanoke hospital.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Roanoke Police Seeking Suspect in Shots Fired Incident
Roanoke, VA- Roanoke Police are searching for a man they say was involved in a shots fired incident Saturday night.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Engineer designs DIY bionic hand for anonymous boy he met in an elevator
It seems like hardly a month goes by without news reaching us of advances in the field of bionic hands .
Ad agency Mono wins Advance Auto account
Mono will lead "many aspects" of the car-parts retailer's branding strategy, Media Bistro 's Agency Watch blog reports .
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Body of missing NC man recovered from river in Va.
Authorities have identified a body recovered from the Pigg River as that of a North Carolina man who had been reported missing.