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  1. Monuments to Confederates have stirred no controversy in Roanoke, New River valleysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... in downtown Salem stands in front of the former Roanoke County Courthouse, a building that is now part of Roanoke College. Erected in October 1960, the monument to Robert E. Lee in Lee Park sits across Church Avenue from the Noel C. Taylor Municipal ...

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  2. Hokies set dates for fall games and Maroon and Orange seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Hokiesports.com

    BLACKSBURG The Virginia Tech softball team has announced their 2017 fall schedule, which includes nine games at Tech Softball Park and the annual Maroon and Orange series. The Hokies open fall ball on Sunday, Oct. 1, with games against Pffiefer University and Roanoke College at Tech Softball Park.

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  3. Ogden Publications Hires Online Editorial AssistantRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 13 | Agri Marketing

    ... itorial tasks," says Caitlin Wilson, digital content manager for Ogden Publications. Marshall graduated from Roanoke College with a bachelor's degree in political science.

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  4. Terri Grant Aldao, Kevin Thpmpson and Denise Peeples | Kiddie AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Daily Record

    ... personal and commercial lending experience and holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Roanoke College. Peeples brings more than 20 years in account management, as well as public school administrative experience to her new role. ...

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  5. Lane joins field hockey coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Franklin News-Post

    ... master's in nonprofit leadership studies from Lynchburg in 2017. The Panthers open the 2017 season against Roanoke College on Sept. 1 at 6:30 p.m. at W.B. Adams Stadium. Ferrum begins its second and final year of competition in the Southern Athletic ...

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  6. Graham: Whose rights are right?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... at stake that must also be considered. When Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., spoke at Roanoke College in 2014, she said she absolutely believed in a woman's right over her body. But King went on to say that she moved from a ...

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  7. Appalachian Trail hikers share their stories, each one offering something differentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... I don't think I'm making it up," he said. Peter Morgan hiked the entire trail in 2000 after graduating from Roanoke College. It took him five months to complete the 2,162 miles. "I don't think I was really prepared for the first 100 miles, but ...

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  8. Good News - Real NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | La Bloga

    ... lutionary politics. Myrna Ivonne Wallace Fuentes, born in Guatemala, is an Associate Professor of History at Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia.

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  9. Abraham: Democrats attend RAM to support medical needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... ever known, and even to volunteer? Tim Kaine, U.S. senator from Virginia, Democrat, was there. At a rally at Roanoke College on July 22, Kaine said he wants to improve the ACA, "I don't want to accept the status quo. I think we ought to be getting ...

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  10. GRIFFITH: Where does healthcare go from here?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... problem first requires admitting there is one." In a Roanoke Times story about Senator Tim Kaine's rally at Roanoke College on July 22, Kaine said, "I don't want to accept the status quo," but apparently spent most of the rally defending Obamacare. ...

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  11. CARC director appointed advisory councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | The Republican

    ... a model aquatic and recreation facility." Putnam will join representatives from six other institutions - Roanoke College, St. Edwards University, University of Illinois at Chicago, Stevenson University, Texas A & M University at Galveston, and ...

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  12. Nitra Amelia Eastby Selected as the 2017 Tony B. Leisner Scholarship RecipientRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | American Library Association

    ... reservation, I can say that Nitra Eastby is one of these rare employees. Since joining Fintel Library of Roanoke College, she has done so very much to help the department I oversee --- and our library, as a whole --- look great." She continues by ...

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  13. Fauquier's Cole Anderson accepts NCAA Division I lacrosse offer from Cleveland StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Fauquier.com

    ... visited the smaller D-IIIs and that was it." Anderson received walk-on offers from NCAA D-III programs at Roanoke College and Christopher Newport, he said. He was also looking at Ferrum and NCAA D-II Lenoir Rhyne (Hickory, North Carolina), where ...

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  14. Why 'Game of Thrones' characters prefer social status over wealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | MarketWatch

    ... manner because they want to earn that power, said Justin Garrison, a public affairs assistant professor at Roanoke College in Salem, Va. who also taught a "Game of Thrones" class. Others simply want to be left alone, and care for neither status or ...

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  15. Why a Game of Thronesa characters prefer status over wealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | MarketWatch

    ... manner because they want to earn that power, said Justin Garrison, a public affairs assistant professor at Roanoke College in Salem, Va. who also taught a "Game of Thrones" class. Others simply want to be left alone, and care for neither status or ...

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  16. Community foundation awards $86K in college scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... another $53,260 in scholarships to 17 college students. Liam Martin Courtney (Hamilton High School West), Roanoke College: $5,000 (4-year John R. and Shirley I. Forrest Memorial Scholarship) Haylie Montemurno (Toms River High School East), The ...

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  17. Men's College Lacrosse: Ferrum hires Baggetta as new head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Franklin News-Post

    ... men's lacrosse leagues im Division III. Among those are noted Division III heavyweights Lynchburg College, Roanoke College, Washington and Lee University and Hampden-Sydney College, which captured this year's conference title. Also, Bridgewater, ...

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  18. Girls Soccer Wins StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | Crozet Gazette

    The Western Albemarle girls soccer team entered the finals of the 3A State Tournament at Roanoke College with a record of 21-2. The next day, on June 11, they put their final tally in the win column with a 2-0 victory over Brentsville, bringing home the state crown for the first time since 2002.

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  19. For Post 72 players, Legion summer baseball season feels likes a Kettle Run reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Fauquier.com

    ... 11 stolen bases ranked second for a 33-24 team. Merriken, meanwhile, is preparing for his first season at Roanoke College. Merriken was named the Class 4A Player of the Year this past high school season, but his Cougars lost unexpectedly in the 4A ...

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  20. Nancy Gray hands over the reins at HollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... projected to reach about $180 million. "That's no small accomplishment, particularly in today's world," said Roanoke College President Michael Maxey, who has worked closely with Gray on higher ed issues over the years. "You know that wisdom comes ...

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