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  1. Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Valley...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Daily Political

    ... month low of $11.82 and a 12 month high of $21.99. Valley Financial Corporation is a bank holding company based in Roanoke, Virginia. The Company's principal subsidiary is Valley Bank. The Company's core businesses include commercial banking, retail ...

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  2. Reader photos: Dog Days of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... hot day in summer? A little shade and water within reach. Taken at mill mountain zoo, off the blue ridge parkway in Roanoke, Virginia recently." For Jack & Myra, summer means extra walks on the beach and more time to enjoy beautiful sunsets like ...

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  3. Luna Innovations (LUNA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... business model, Luna has become a recognized leader in transitioning science to solutions. Luna is headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia. " Separately, Northland Securities cut Luna Innovations from an outperform rating to a market perform rating and ...

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  4. Brokerages Expect RGC Resources Inc. (RGCO) to Post $0.02 Earnings Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... company. The company sells and distributes natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Roanoke, Virginia, and the surrounding localities. It also provides various unregulated services. The company operates approximately 1,135 ...

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  5. 'Dopesick': Beth Macy Book About America's Opioid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deadline

    ... Macy is a journalist and author of the widely acclaimed and bestselling books Truevine and Factory Man . Based in Roanoke, Virginia for three decades, her reporting has won more than a dozen national awards, including a Nieman Fellowship for ...

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  6. Insights from front lines of opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    When the book was finished and edited in November 2017, it was three pages shorter, and ended with the mother of 26-year-old Tess Henry going to sleep with a phone in her hand, waiting for her daughter to call, to come home to Roanoke, Virginia, to take another shot at treatment and recovery. But on Christmas Eve, Tess' mother, Patricia Mehrman, instead got a call from the Las Vegas police who said her beautiful, optimistic daughter, the mother of an 8-year-old son, had turned to prostitution to feed her heroin addiction and had been murdered, her battered body found in a dumpster.

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  7. Police seeking 18-year-old man charged with murder in Roanoke shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    Roanoke police are searching for an 18-year-old man charged with fatally shooting a 24-year-old man man in Roanoke Thursday evening.

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  8. With a head for the game, W&M's Nate Atkins is a natural at linebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... me the opportunity to make plays." Atkins hasn't always played linebacker. As a freshman at Hidden Valley High in Roanoke, he was a 180-pound nose guard. In Atkins' three years at linebacker, he averaged 9.3 tackles per game. His scholarship offers ...

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  9. Former neighbors recall Salem household as clean, quiet, not very socialRead the original story

    Yesterday | UnionLeader.com

    ... did make contact with an elderly woman at the home at that time. Former neighbor Lorraine "Laurie" Whitesell of Roanoke, Va., remembers Florence Cotter fondly. "To have this happen to a daughter of Salem, it's not right," said Whitesell, who once ...

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  10. JAMISON, VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Franklin News-Post

    ... of Boones Mill, Va. passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born September 28, 1928 in Roanoke, Va. near the Cave Spring Area. He was a member of the Old German Baptist Brethren Church and a faithful witness in his ...

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  11. Arts & Extras: Brooklyn transplant captures landscapes of Southwest Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    Ed Gallucci and an assistant, Virginia Tech student Cole Grazia, at McAfee's Knob on the Appalachia Trail, facing a vista of Roanoke.

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  12. Bambi Lynn Horton DraperRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Southwest Times

    Born April 24, 1960, in Pulaski, Va., she was the daughter of the late Billy Reed and Betty Jean Edwards Horton. She is survived by her sons, Randy Draper, Terry Draper and James "Brad" Draper; grandchildren, Evan Draper, Kyle Draper, Desiri Draper, Danielle Draper and Zane Draper; sister, Janie Draper, of Roanoke, Va.; brother, Thomas Beavers of Pennsylvania; niece, Misty Draper; great-niece, Presley Draper, and nephews, Chad, David and Scott Draper.

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  13. Precision Roll Grinders Names Larry Butkovich as Vice President of OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Paper Age

    ... PRG, Butkovich worked for Fuji Electric Corporation of America as general manager of its Virginia Assembly Center in Roanoke, Virginia, and as general manager of Electric Vehicle (EV) Systems in Edison, New Jersey. Before that he was the general ...

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  14. Assessing Penn State's Front Seven Following Tuesday's Medical RetirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Onward State

    ... and 3.5 sacks in 21 career starts. Mitch is a sophomore majoring in Broadcast Journalism. Despite growing up in Roanoke, VA (Redskins/Nationals country), he is an avid Dallas Cowboys and New York Mets fan. In addition to being an editor for Onward ...

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  15. Mary C. Hansbrough, 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily News-Record

    Mary Catherine Hansbrough, 92, of Roanoke, Va., closed her eyes and entered eternal rest on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Harry W. Hansbrough; parents, Gilbert I. and Lucile Carrier Griffith; and granddaughter, Jacqueline Lynette Hansbrough.

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  16. Edna F. PhillipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily News-Record

    Edna Foley Phillips finished her earthly journey on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Roanoke, Va., and entered the presence of her Savior and friend, Jesus Christ. She was the wife of Pastor Bobby L. Phillips, who preceded her in death, and they served the Lord faithfully throughout their life together.

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  17. Schedule Released for UNC Wrestling 2018-19 CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WCHL-AM Chapel Hill

    UNC head wrestling coach Coleman Scott released his team's schedule for the 2018-19 season on Wednesday, with the Tar Heels taking on 10 teams among the NCAA's top 30 and once again making a trip to the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational. The season begins on Nov. 4 with the Hokie Open in Roanoke, Virginia, with three consecutive dual matches on the road-at Chattanooga , Arizona State and Appalachian State -to follow after.

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  18. John Stinson KeisterRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Southwest Times

    ... by his aunt, Billye Hedge White of Salem, Va.; daughter, Hillery Keister Lester and her husband, Matthew, of Roanoke, Va.; daughter, Heather Ramsey, of Richmond Va.; and son, Browning Stinson Keister, also of Richmond, Va. John was blessed with ...

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  19. Handcuffed man who escaped Roanoke police car gets 7 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Hale, 35, pleaded no contest Wednesday to felony escape and to a separate charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle. Roanoke police have said that on Feb. 17, an officer conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle near Ninth Street and Bullitt Avenue ...

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  20. Man convicted of 2015 Roanoke greenway attack pleads guilty to newly discovered sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Alexander Earl Billow, 34, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Roanoke Circuit Court to one count of sexual battery of someone younger than 13. Billow is already serving a 20-year sentence for attacking a runner on the Roanoke River Greenway in 2015.

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