Red Cross critically needs donors after winter weather adds to severe blood shortage

Following several rounds of severe winter weather in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross urges eligible blood and platelet donors to...

Crime Report

  Jan. 1 Drug/narcotic violations, 12:55 a.m., Third Avenue Drug equipment violations, 12:55 a.m., Third Avenue Drug/narcotic violations, 2:25 a.m., 700 block New River Drive Simple assault, 6:20 p.m.,...

‘Grow and Gather’ brings local ingredients to Radford

‘Grow and Gather’ brings local ingredients to Radford Sam Wall communitynews@ourvalley.org Farm-to-table restaurants have grown increasingly popular in the US over the last decade, and now one...

What’s your experience with(out) Roanoke mail processing facility?

What is Your Experience with the Roanoke, VA, Processing Facility? That’s the question the US Postal Service Inspector General is asking in an on-line survey...

News Messenger, Radford News Journal purchased by Mountain Media

Mountain Media, a Lewisburg, West Virginia-based community newspaper company, has purchased the assets of Montgomery Publishing, which includes the News Messenger, Radford News Journal...

Suspects in abduction, murder of teen to be arraigned today

BLACKSBURG – Two suspects in the abduction and murder of Blacksburg teen Nichole Madison Lowell are scheduled to be arraigned today in Montgomery County...

Checklist: What to do before heavy rains and flooding

The National Weather Service is forecasting a low-pressure weather system will develop over the New River Valley, causing significant amounts of rain beginning Friday...

RU students organize Christiansburg health fair

Eight Radford University nursing students have been busy organizing a community health fair set for Thursday at the Christiansburg Recreation Center. The New River Valley...

Red Cross tips for dealing with cold weather

A windy arctic blast is expected to bring snow flurries and overnight lows in the single-digits to Southwest Virginia today through Sunday. The blast...

Proposed gas pipeline in Montgomery County draws criticism

CHRISTIANSBURG -- Citizens packed the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors meeting Monday night in search of more information on a proposed natural gas pipeline...

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