Mary Draper Ingles Weekend set for this week in the New River Valley

Visitors to Glencoe Museum can view the statue of Mary Draper Ingles, located riverside below the museum. RADFORD – Tours of the historic Ingles farm, 1700s dress swords, exhibits at museums throughout the New River Valley and an outdoor drama are just a few of the sites and items visitors can see as the New River Valley celebrates Mary Draper Ingles Remembrance Day. Visitors will get a glimpse of late 1700s rural life in southwest Virginia at Ingles Farm, where Mary lived out her life along ...

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Perfect night for Looney at Motor Mile

Score it a perfect ten. Photo by Chad FletcherCareer year continues for Mike Looney with the sweep of ETHOS Technologies TWIN 50s Mike Looney authored a peerless performance in ...

Weekly swim meet action

Photos by Jon Fleming Pine Valley’s Sofia Pugliese swims in the 11-12 50-yard breaststroke at an SVSL meet hosted by Blacksburg Country Club on Tuesday evening. Zachary ...

Former RU star joins Columbus front office

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RU hoopster making mark in summer league

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Hokies 10-ACC home games in 2019-2020

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Women’s and Gender Studies Program explore the real Southern womanhood

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Bolt, Douglas Lee

Douglas Lee Bolt, 90, of Radford, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at the Salem VA Hospital. Born February ...

Gaines, Elaine Vermeersch

Elaine Vermeersch Gaines died in the wee hours of the morning on July 17, 2019, after a long struggle with cancer...

Gallahugh, Marshall Earl

Marshall Earl Gallahugh, 78, of Dublin, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2019. Born on September 17, 1940, he was retired from..

New furniture awaits students at Dalton Intermediate School

Photo by Heather Bell Dalton Intermediate Principal Jerry King explains the versatility of the new Steelcase ...

Radford City Schools to adopt new schedules for the 2019 – 2020 school year

Radford City Public Schools will adopt the following daily school schedules for the 2019-2020 school: McHarg Elementary –  Doors open at..

VT admissions director notes success, future opportunities to draw more applicants 

BLACKSBURG – On a beautiful spring Friday, prospective students and their families buzzed inside Virginia Tech’s Visitor and Undergraduate Admissions Center...

Bill Ellenbogen, a catalyst for the Huckleberry Trail

Michael Abraham For a guy with such a tremendous impact on Blacksburg, Christiansburg, and Montgomery County, Bill Ellenbogen is a modest..

American Roots sing and play at the Bisset Park gazebo, Tuesday evening

RADFORD – The Radford Parks and Recreation Department is presenting the first of its free concert series at the Bisset Park..

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Looking for volunteers? Announcing meetings, celebrations, parades, contests and milestones? Send your community announcements to Liz Kirchner at [email protected] Understanding reverse..
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