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  1. Kettle Run beats Lafayette to repeat as 3A East Region boys soccer champRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Fauquier.com

    ... a neutral field at Huguenot High to improve their record to 17-1-1. The victory also allowed Kettle Run to avoid Blacksburg in the opening round of the upcoming state tournament. Kettle Run will play West Region runner-up Christiansburg in the state ...

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  2. Early NFL Draft Scouting: Kendall Fuller, CB, Virginia TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | NFLMocks

    Oct 26, 2013; Blacksburg, VA, USA; Virginia Tech Hokies cornerback Kendall Fuller during the game against the Duke Blue Devils at Lane Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports The Fuller family is beginning to make a name for itself in football.

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  3. Common method to lower lead levels in drinking water may have opposite effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Science Blog

    ... "Increased Lead in Water Associated with Iron Corrosion" , Sheldon Masters and Marc Edwards, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, state that the benefits of decreasing lead solubility by reducing the pH of the water supply from about 10.3 to 9.7 can be ...

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  4. Opinion: Put on-campus sexual violence cases in capable hands of law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Every autumn, families across Virginia send their valuable treasures to towns including Charlottesville and Blacksburg, Williamsburg and Newport News, to attend some of the country's most prestigious publically funded colleges and universities. On campuses there, these young people will challenge themselves academically, test their new boundaries and ultimately grow into adults.

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  5. Group advocating NRV rail service meetsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... consists of senior officials from the counties of Montgomery and Pulaski; towns of Pulaski, Christiansburg and Blacksburg; city of Radford; Radford University and Virginia Tech; Virginia Tech Foundation; New River Valley Planning District; New River ...

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  6. Jo Ann WilliamsRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... wife, Barbara, of Christiansburg, Va., Leroy Early and his wife, Minnie, of Pulaski, Va., the Rev. John Early of Blacksburg, Va., Lowell (Tom) Early and his wife, Brenda, of Christiansburg, Va., Stewart (Chuck) Early of Christiansburg, Va. and Terry ...

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  7. TA Boys Win RegionRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | The Daily News-Record

    ... lready qualified for states in the 110 and 300 hurdles did not compete due to illness, SHS coach Sue Rinker said. Blacksburg won the girls' competition 129.5-86 over Heritage. Turner Ashby finished 13th, and Spotswood was 18th out of 21 teams.

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  8. Employment report shows jump in NRV jobsRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Southwest Times

    Employment in the Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Pulaski County, was up by 1,000 jobs last month, according to a report released Thursday by Virginia Employment Commission. The employment rate rose by 1.3 percent from 78,200 jobs in March, to 79,200 jobs in April.

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  9. US charges 15 Chinese nationals in college exam fraud schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | China Daily

    ... women between the ages of 19 and 26 currently living in several cities where universities are located, including Blacksburg, Virginia, home of Virginia Tech and Boston, Massachusetts, home to dozens of colleges and several elite schools. "These ...

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  10. Vulin named Tech women's basketball assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Hokiesports.com

    BLACKSBURG Virginia Tech head women's basketball coach Dennis Wolff announces the addition of Heather Vulin to his staff as an assistant coach. "Heather is a talented, experienced coach who will help us in every area," Wolff said.

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  11. Former Tech Basketball Coach Bill Foster Dies at 79Read the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Gobbler Country

    Bill Foster was head coach of four programs during his time coaching college basketball but he is perhaps best known for his final stop in Blacksburg where he jumpstarted a program mired in the depths of the college hoops basement. Foster's career began at UNC-Charlotte in the early 1970s where he posted a 59-19 mark while helping the program transition to division one.

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  12. Manayunk Has a New Bridal Salon! Meet Ashe B. & Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Phillymag.com

    ... years (six of those years were spent in the bridal industry) and after managing a bridal salon in her hometown of Blacksburg, Virginia, she knew she wanted to one day open a shop of her own. Now, with the support of her mother, who is also her ...

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  13. Blacksburg Transit Installs Beacons to Boost Ridership, Adjust ServiceRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | RFID Journal

    Bus passengers in Blacksburg, Va., are locating their bus stops and buses via beacon-based technology. Blacksburg Transit reports that its BT4U app, used in conjunction with GeLo beacons attached to buses and bus stops, also collects vehicle usage data to help BT further improve on service.

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  14. Landmark Study Urges Immediate and Universal Affirmation of 'The Right to be Creative'Read the original story

    May 27, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    A body of knowledge no one thought or knew existed uncovers the real and authentic image of man that will forever change the way humanity perceives itself, raises children, educates the youth, manages organizations, governs society, and gives care. Blacksburg, Virginia, USA, May 27, 2015 - - An astonishing compendium and synthesis of creativity wit and wisdom brings humanity face-to-face with its innermost, but historically overlooked essence.

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  15. Reviewing Kyshoen JarrettRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | RiggosRag

    Sep 13, 2014; Blacksburg, VA, USA; Virginia Tech Hokies running back Kyshoen Jarrett stops East Carolina Pirates quarterback Shane Carden during the fourth quarter at Lane Stadium. East Carolina defeated Virginia Tech 28-21.

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  16. Regional commission honors Anderson, BoucherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... and planning commission chairs were in attendance. Ken Anderson, founder and CEO of Anderson and Associates in Blacksburg, received the Citizen of the Valley award. This award is given to a citizen within the New River Valley who has made ...

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  17. Offices, banks closed for Memorial DayRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... ere will be no buses running that day or on Saturday. In addition, all area banks, including the National Bank of Blacksburg, BB&T, Bank of America, Carter Bank and Trust, Wells Fargo, and Union Bank will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

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  18. Protecting our Players: Helmet ratings weigh concussion risksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | WMBF

    ... however, it will not stop a concussion." Professor Stefan Duma, PhD, a leading researcher at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA, hasn't found a way to stop concussions, but he is measuring risks. In 2011, Duma released a 5-star helmet rating system, ...

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  19. Engineers and Scientists to Examine Antibiotic Resistance in Food Chain From Farm to ForkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Infection Control Today

    From left to right, the members of the Virginia Tech team present for a group meeting, are: Leigh-Anne Krometis, assistant professor of biological systems engineering; Amber Vallotton, assistant professor of horticulture; Partha Ray, a post-doctoral research in dairy sciences; Amy Pruden, professor of civil and environmental engineering; Kang Xia, associate professor of crop and soils environmental sciences; Monica Ponder, associate professor of food science and technology; and Robert Williams, of Blacksburg, Virginia, a graduate student in civil and environmental engineering.

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  20. Va. Tech student finding success in accessories businessRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY, MAY 18 - In this photo taken April, 28, 2015, Virginia Tech student Richard "Sky" Van Iderstine poses in Blacksburg, Va. Iderstine won a Virginia Tech student entrepreneur of the year award and launched a couple small companies.

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