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Washington and Lee Issues Statement on Rally Controversy

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Washington and Lee University issued a statement Tuesday regarding the alleged incident of a 15-year-old boy being asked to remove or hide images of confederate flags on his clothes before entering the area around Lee Chapel over the weekend.  More>>

Roanoke Dispatcher Retires After 30 Years

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Wednesday, Roanoke City will say goodbye to an E 911 dispatcher who has answered the phone for people in need for more than 30 years. More>>

Softball Tournament Brings Money to the Area

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There's a lot of excitement on the field at Moyer Stadium, as 140 teams from around the country battle it out in the biggest tournament in the league, played in the Roanoke Valley. More>>

Former Congressman Caldwell Butler Remembered Fondly

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People across the county and along the Roanoke Valley are mourning the loss of Caldwell Butler. More>>

Ask the Vet: July 29, 2014

Dr. Carrie Turnbull from Staunton River Vet Clinic answers viewers' pet questions.


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So Cool Science School: Citizen Science

 Be a citizen scientist by joining the World Water Monitoring Challenge.

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Healthcare Jobs Thriving in Roanoke

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Carilion Clinic plays a major role in providing employment opportunities for JCHS graduates and helps provide patient services. More>>

Sons of Confederate Veterans Demand Apology from Washington & Lee University

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The Stonewall Brigade, Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #1296 is calling upon Washington Lee University President, Kenneth P. Ruscio, to apologize for what it calls the school's mistreatment of a 15-year-old boy over the weekend. More>>

Virginia's Same-Sex Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

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The 4th Circuit court in Richmond ruled that Virginia's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional Monday. More>>

McDonnell Corruption Trial Begins

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A jury has been selected in the corruption trial of a former Virginia governor and his wife. More>>

Groundbreaking for New Forensics Lab

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held in Roanoke County today to mark the start of construction at Virginia's Western Forensic Laboratory.

 

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Meet Local Circus Cat Trainer Samantha Martin

 Samantha Martin and her Amazing Acro-cats put on a great show-they roll barrels, push carts, and jump through hoops-while spotlighting the need for homes for strays and rescues.

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Jonathan Merryman Takes You Off Roading

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It's well-known that our area has a plethora of options for outdoorsmen.  More>>

Boones Mill Train Depot Moves

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After three years of waiting, crowds gathered Friday morning in Boones Mill by the railroad tracks to watch their town's most important piece of history start a new beginning. More>>

Salem Being 'Championship City' Beneficial to Whole Area

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Salem is the city where hundreds of athletes test out their skills from the court to the field. More>>

Washington and Lee Closing Lee Chapel Over Safety Concerns

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The Lee Chapel and Museum at Washington and Lee University will be closed Friday at 3 p.m. through Sunday over safety concerns ahead of the Sons of Confederate Veterans rally planned for Saturday. More>>

Father and Son Hit by Car Get Special Donation

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A father and son hit by a car in Roanoke are finally getting some good news. More>>

Man Battling Mesothelioma Spending Last FloydFest with is Wife

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You never know who you'll cross paths with at FloydFest. There are thousands of people, each with a unique story. Cheryl Holcomb and her husband, Kirk, have attended the annual event for several years. A few years ago, Kirk was diagnosed with Mesothelioma. More>>

The Buzz: July 25, 2014

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Touch A Truck, Earl David Reed, "Lucy", FloydFest, and the Salem Red Sox.
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Karate Club Teaches Kids Essential Lessons

A new karate program is focused on teaching essential lessons to kids through the sport.
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Red Cross in Need of Blood Donations

The Roanoke Valley is experiencing a severe shortage in its blood supply.

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Mango Chicken Kabobs

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Amy Carter from Sarah's Place shows us how to make mango chicken kabobs.
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Roanoke Company Helps with Overcharges in Medical Bills

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A medical crisis in the family can be devastating, not only mentally, but financially as well.  More>>