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Preston King Sentenced in 13-Month-Old's Death
Roanoke Co., VA The man who pleaded guilty to killing a 13-month-old girl in Roanoke County will spend 32 years behind bars.
Education Editorial: Roanoke bus drivers
Roanoke County Schools recently had an unusual epidemic. About thirty-five of its one hundred and fifty bus drivers got ill after making their morning runs.
Roanoke County Breaks Ground On Police Academy
After six years with no permanent place to call home, Roanoke County broke ground on a new police academy Thursday afternoon.
Roanoke Co. Police Investigate Attempted Murder
Roanoke Co., VA - Roanoke County Police continue to investigate what led up to a man allegedly being strangled in his apartment.
The Virginia Department of Education has awarded grants totaling more than $2.1 million to 10 partnerships between school divisions and colleges and universities.
Roanoke Co. Plant Fire Originated From Hot Oil Heater
Roanoke Co., VA - Fire crews battled a blaze at Adams Construction in Roanoke County late Thursday night and remained on the scene into Friday morning.
Virginia's western forensics lab begins expansion
Construction is under way on a state facility in Roanoke County that will expand the space available to the region's forensic scientists and medical examiners.
Supervisors still face shortfall, continue to ponder tax hikes
A third budget preview for fiscal year 2014-15 was presented to the Franklin County Board of Supervisors Tuesday and the conclusion was the same.