Deputies working to provide better mental health services

From the desk of the Sheriff Mark Armentrout The Radford City Sheriff’s Office has added five additional deputies to staff the New River Valley Crisis Intervention...

Services planned for Thursday’s national day of prayer

Two community interdenominational prayer services are set for May 4, “National Day of Prayer” in Radford, seeking involvement of all citizens in prayerful support...

Museum celebrates Lewis Miller’s birthday

Marty Gordon Contributing writer Lewis Miller has been called a chronicler—an artist who remembered life through his paintings and sketches. The Montgomery Museum and Lewis Miller...

Special Olympics hot dog luncheon fundraiser set for May 16

Students, employees, and community members are invited to attend the Virginia Tech Police Department's annual hot dog luncheon on May 16. The event, which...

New program encourages children to play musical instruments

Marty Gordon Contributing writer A group of artisans are hoping in the next 18 months Montgomery County students will want to JAM after school. JAM stands...

Christiansburg Recreation Center hosts free senior care fair May 16

The Christiansburg/Montgomery Triad SALT (Seniors and Law Enforcement Working Together) is sponsoring a free care fair for senior citizens on May 16. The fair will...

Villa residents upset with developer’s new plan

Marty Gordon Contributing writer CHRISTIANSBURG--A change in a proposed new development off Peppers Ferry Road in Christiansburg is drawing heat from adjacent homeowners. Snyder-Hunt Company is the...

Councilmen meet with Griffith

Photo Submitted By Keith Marshall Radford City councilmen Keith Marshall and Michael Turk sat down Friday April 14th for a two-hour lunch and work session...

Arrest made in rape investigation

  A 29-year-old man is in police custody on one count of Rape, a felony charge. Eduardo Ventura-Rios, 29, of Blacksburg was arrested without incident April...

Back in Time – April 26, 2017

Dr. John H. Thompson and his partner Ed Hagan opened Thompson-Hagan Drug Store in 1890 on West Main Street in Christiansburg. Dr. Thompson, shown...

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