WSLSHollins University graduate wins Miss Virginia in RoanokeWSLSCecili Weber won the crown Saturday night at the Berglund Performing Arts Center in Roanoke. She will now go on and represent the state in the Miss America competition this fall. "I'm beyond excited and humbled by this opportunity," Weber told WSLS 10 ...Hollins University grad w […]
Roanoke TimesChocolatier opens in downtown RoanokeRoanoke TimesAltus Chocolate, which just opened in Roanoke, is set up to feel more like a wine tasting room than a traditional chocolate shop. Located in the former Beads Indeed shop at 123 Campbell Ave., the store has an open floor plan, wide chairs, small tables ...
Richmond.comFacebook video leads to prison time for Roanoke felon who posed with gunRichmond.comROANOKE — A hip-hop video posted on social media last summer included footage of a Roanoke man named Jermaine Peavy posing with guns but, according to his lawyer, “it was done in good humor and in a performance to show the world what he could ...
Roanoke TimesWOYM: Roanoke Valley's modern boundaries date to late 1960s movesRoanoke TimesTime to return to issues that have generated their share of political strife over the years. It was with trembling fingers that an earlier column on the related topics of annexation and consolidation was written. The reason for unease had nothing to do ...and more […]
Six swastikas found in RoanokeWSLSROANOKE, Va. - An investigation into separate reports of swastikas painted or drawn on property in Roanoke is underway. There were six different swastikas found Friday. Police don't believe any of the property owners were targeted. Police said there ...
Washington PostTrump likely to break many of his health-care promises — no matter what happensWashington PostDonald Trump set himself apart from other Republican presidential candidates when it came to health care. Before taking office, he vowed “insurance for everybody” that would be “much less expensive and much better” and explicitly promised not to touch […]
NBCNews.comOn the Supreme Court's Last Day, Waiting for Trump Travel Ban RulingNBCNews.comWASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court heads into Monday, its last day of the current term, with two important questions so far unanswered: What's to become of President Donald Trump's travel ban and will 80-year-old Justice Anthony Kennedy retire?Kennedy re […]
Washington PostN Ireland party signs deals to support UK Conservative gov'tWashington PostLONDON — The leader of a Northern Ireland-based party struck a 1.5 billion pound ($1.9 billion) deal with British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives on Monday to support her minority government in a crucial vote on her legislative package ...Theresa Ma […]
CBS NewsMan recounts catching girl who fell from Six Flags rideCBS NewsNEW YORK -- Matthew Howard Sr. was just leaving a New York amusement park Saturday evening with his family when he heard someone screaming for help. He looked up to see a young girl dangling about 25 feet off the ground from a slow-moving ...Video shows a teen falling off a Six Flags ride […]
Washington ExaminerByron York: On Russia, a senator's deception and a timeline of Trump frustrationWashington ExaminerRepublican Sen. Chuck Grassley's accusation that Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer lied about President Trump and the Russia investigation — that Schumer said the president was under investigation after he, Schumer, had been spec […]