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  1. Stormwater fee to improve stream health and address floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... response to stricter water quality standards that flow to localities from the federal and state levels. Last year Blacksburg Town Council and Roanoke City Council enacted their own stormwater utility fees. Streams that run through Old Dominion are ...

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  2. Lane Stadium Beer Sales Has Pros And ConsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Gobbler Country

    ... games, including providing a safe environment for everyone. Tailgating has long been a great tradition in Blacksburg, and alcohol certainly plays a role in that. Some would argue that the fearsome reputation Virginia Tech has for hosting night games ...

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  3. Police Reopen Investigation At VTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Blacksburg Police have reopened an investigation into hazing allegations against the first black fraternity at Virginia Tech. The Roanoke Times is reporting Virginia Tech failed to notify the Montgomery County prosecutor as required by state law of its findings involving the Theta Iota chapter of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity.

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  4. Securiport Names Nathan Carpenter as Chief Software Architect to IT DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... communities of multidisciplinary analysts. He earned a BS degree in Computer Engineering from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, and holds an MS degree in Software Engineering from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. He is a ...

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  5. In An Age Of Online Sharing, Of Course The Monsters Do It TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Customers watch a video of Seung-Hui Cho on the NBC Nightly News on April 18, 2007, at a local restaurant Blacksburg, Va. Between his first and second bursts of gunfire, Virginia Tech gunman Cho mailed a package to NBC that containing photos of him brandishing guns and video of him delivering an angry, profanity laced tirade.

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  6. Virginia Tech Hokies: The Big Move, Observations, and a WishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Gobbler Country

    ... out, and whether or not he was game Joshua is now writing from his own place in NOVA while Mom and Dad moved to Blacksburg. Yup, I'm a "townie" now. That means tons when it comes to reporting on events and games. Though my main job still has ...

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  7. Best case/worst case: Virginia Tech HokiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | ESPN

    ... games against Tennessee, ECU and Notre Dame. Add that all up, and there are enough questions swirling around Blacksburg, Virginia, that a 24th straight bowl appearance isn't exactly guaranteed. But if five wins is a low-end estimate, it's also a ...

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  8. Purging History: Was Orlando Really the Worst Massacre in US History?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Counterpunch

    ... another mass shooting, when 33 students were fatally shot and at least 15 injured on the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Virginia. Then too, mass media coverage was punctuated by claims such as in The New York Times , which called it the "Worst ...

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  9. Montgomery County shifts two polling places, considers thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... community and that they do not want it to move. Prices Fork Elementary School is about five miles east toward Blacksburg. Pauley asked that consideration of a move be put off until the next census in 2020 and the redistricting that will follow it. ...

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  10. Skinner announces the Hokies 2016 Signing ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Hokiesports.com

    BLACKSBURG Virginia Tech swimming and diving head coach Ned Skinner and staff have announced the signing of 22 student-athletes to join the Hokies for the fall. The signing class hails from 10 different states and Canada, with 10 athletes from the state of Virginia.

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  11. Key Tech football dates include free events for fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Hokiesports.com

    BLACKSBURG The Virginia Tech football program announced several key dates Wednesday. The Hokies will serve as hosts for Fan Appreciation Day at Lane Stadium on Sunday, Aug. 14 and the 2017 Maroon-Orange Spring Game is slated for Saturday, April 22. Please save both these dates on your calendars to join the Hokies for free family fun.

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  12. Lincoln's oldest and newest models displayed at car showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    ... new 2017 Lincoln to the show. The car was loaned to Arrington by Gerald Duncan of the Duncan Automotive Group in Blacksburg. Bob Montague, left, stands beside one of the first Leland Lincolns built in 1922. It is believed to be the oldest Lincoln on ...

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  13. GeoVax Labs Inc. To Discuss Zika Vaccine Development Progress At MeetingRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | BioSpace

    GeoVax Labs, Inc. , a biotechnology company specializing in developing human vaccines, announced today that its Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Harriet Robinson, will give an oral presentation at the American Society for Virology's 35th Annual Meeting, to be held at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia on June 18-22, 2016. Dr. Robinson's presentation, entitled "Development of a Zika Vaccine," will be delivered at 2:00pm on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 during the late-breaking Zika workshop at the conference.

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  14. From Virginia Tech to Newtown to Orlando: How One Chaplain Thinks About Mass ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Scott Russell, the tragedy brings back haunting memories of another moment: the 2007 shooting at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. At the time, Russell was a chaplain at the university, a position he held for nearly a decade. He has since moved ...

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  15. Nontoxic Liquid Metal Alloy Could Substitute For MercuryRead the original story

    Dec 31, 1995 | Laboratory Network .com

    NewMerc Ltd. (Blacksburg, VA; 540-951-2500) has begun producing a nontoxic, electrically-conductive, liquid metal alloy alternative to mercury. Although mercury is highly toxic, it is still used in applications ranging from electrical switches and ...

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  16. GeoVax to Discuss Zika Vaccine Development Progress at American Society for Virology MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Market Wire

    ... Society for Virology's 35th Annual Meeting, to be held at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia on June 18-22, 2016. Dr. Robinson's presentation, entitled " Development of a Zika Vaccine, " will be delivered at ...

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  17. Thoughts and prayers for OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Phinsider

    Obviously, yesterday we all heard the news of the worst shooting incident in American history, and the worst act of terrorism since 9/11. Orlando is home for me, and add in that I was at Fort Hood for both of those shootings and have family in the Blacksburg, Virginia area with friends and family who have attended Virginia Tech, I decided that yesterday was not about football, but about Orlando, so I chose not to post any new stories.

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  18. Anti-terror strategy under scrutiny after worst US gun massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | ABC News

    ... people die, another 53 are injured when a heavily-armed gunman opens fire and seizes hostages at a gay nightclub Blacksburg, Virginia, April 16, 2007: 23-year-old student of Korean origin goes on a rampage at Virginia Tech University, killing 32 ...

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  19. America's Deadliest ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... an exchange of gunfire with police, Mateen is shot and killed. More details on shooting here. April 16, 2007: Blacksburg, Virginia: Seung-Hui Cho kills 32 people on the Virginia Tech campus and wounds a number of others. He then takes his own life. ...

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  20. These were the worst mass shootings in U.S. history a " until todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... 32 lives, not including the shooter's. Here are the past deadliest mass shootings: 32 killed at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA, April 16, 2007. The shooter, 23-year-old student Seung-Hui Cho, committed suicide. 27 killed at Sandy Hook Elementary in ...

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