Appalachian Power warns customers of scams

Customers of Appalachian Power in West Virginia, Virginia and Tennessee continue to be targets of scam artists. The latest scam instructs customers to make an...

Putting the ‘fun’ in fundament, the RSVP Reading Hour

Reading Hour is a program in which adult volunteers spend one hour of their time each week, for eight weeks, reading to and doing...

Learn to fly your drones

Lisa Bass Contributing writer Drones or radio-controlled aircrafts were popular gifts for children this past holiday season. For many pilots, their fly time turned into a “Merry...

Habitat for Humanity, Blacksburg Presbyterian aim to build affordable housing

Liz Kirchner communitynews@ourvalley.org As downtown Blacksburg puzzles out how to enact the vision it wishes for itself as a walkable, livable community, two local groups seek to...

Pets-of-the-week

The pets-of-the-week come from the Montgomery County Animal Care and Adoption Center. Each Saturday the Radford News Journal features a dog and cat from...

Radford Photo Club December winners

The Radford Photo Club met Thursday, Dec. 21. The theme for December was "Eyes." Linda Waggaman placed first with her eye photo and Betty...

NAACP upcoming events

The Montgomery County-Radford City-Floyd County NAACP branch's annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Celebration will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Asbury...

Radford Public Library events

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day The library will be closed on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Irresponsible Science Mystery science adventure! Ages 8 and...

Back in time

United Way’s holiday toys program deemed a success

United Way of the New River Valley’s annual Toys from the Heart program was a huge success thanks to the generosity of local donors...