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UPDATE: Police identify man killed in shooting

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call 911, Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000, the Danville Police Department at (434) 799-6508, or emailcrimetips@danvilleva.gov. Information given will remain confidential.

GODANRIVER.COM - 2018-10-23 21:44:00

Salem Civic Center to host Salem job fair

With the help of the Virginia Career Works, the City of Salem will be sponsoring a job fair. The event is said to happen Wednesday, October 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., with more than 25 employers attending and some willing to make offers on the spot. "Across the spectrum, everyone is hiring rig

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-10-23 17:56:00

Police search for woman in connection to Roanoke County abduction and robbery

Police are looking for Natalie Smith, who is wanted on abduction and kidnapping, as well as grand larceny charges.

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-10-23 16:25:00

Weather Journal: First snowflakes signal snow contest time

So quickly, we’ve flipped from a persistent soggy, humid summer overtime to an early winter preseason preview. So, no better time to start the Weather Journal snowfall prediction contest — which this year includes a junior division for those under 18, returning the contest to some of its roots when

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-10-24 02:30:00

Man who assaulted Roanoke pre-teen gets 6 years to serve, 82 years suspended

Kennethe Canales-Delcid, 20, was convicted at a March bench trial of two counts of rape and two counts of aggravated sexual battery, with each charge involving a single victim who was younger than 13.

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-10-23 21:02:00

Police: Man arrested, woman at large after abducting victim, then stealing from them

ROANOKE Co., Va. (WSET) -- The Roanoke County Police Department is looking for a woman in connection to an abduction and robbery in the area. Police said officers responded to the 7100 block of Williamson Road in Roanoke County in reference to an abduction and robbery on Monday, October 22 around 2:

WSET - 2018-10-23 16:09:16

Salem VA Medical Center hoping to serve more veterans with new transportation program

SALEM, Va. - The Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center has a new battle plan to help veterans get to and from home base. "Since we started the project, we have noticed that we are definitely providing transportation to an increased number of veterans than we were ever able to previously provide it

WSLS - 2018-10-23 23:24:27

Roanoke County Schools joins Mega Millions fun

"It would come out with 80 million dollars a year, and you could break that down in any number of ways," he said.

VIRGINIAFIRST.COM - 2018-10-23 22:06:04

All westbound lanes closed at Orange Ave NE, Plantation Road after wreck

According to police, there are several detours available for drivers, including Pocahontas Ave NE, Hollins Rd NE and Kimball Ave NE. Please use caution when driving in the area.

VIRGINIAFIRST.COM - 2018-10-23 13:31:32

Serious crash closes busy Roanoke intersection

ROANOKE, Va. - A serious crash is causing a traffic issue at a busy intersection in Roanoke. The intersection of Orange Avenue and Plantation Road is closed in the northeast section of the city. All westbound lanes of Orange Avenue are closed in that area. Hollins Road is open and can be used as

WSLS - 2018-10-23 11:28:17

Route 220 lanes in Roanoke, Franklin counties to be closed until early November

ROANOKE, Va.- Drivers should expect delays when traveling on Route 220 for the next couple of weeks due to repairs from Hurricane Michael, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

WSLS - 2018-10-22 19:13:47

Judge okays Christiansburg search that found 37 pounds of pot

At issue during the Circuit Court hearing was whether the pot, which officers heaped in four garbage bags in a front-row bench in the spectators' gallery, would be admitted as evidence in the upcoming trial of Michael Travis Devore, 61, of Christiansburg.

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-10-22 21:48:00

Hometown Eats: Joe's Deli in Salem

SALEM, Va. (WDBJ7)For more than a decade, people have been packing into Joe's Deli for food delivering in size and flavor.


1 wounded, 1 in custody in Roanoke shooting

One person was taken to the hopsital following a shooting in Roanoke Saturday night. ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR News) - A man was taken to the hospital following a shooting in Roanoke Saturday night. Police say it happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 1600 block of Hershburger Road. The victim's condition is un


Week after flooding, residents air grievances against Salem apartment complex

SALEM, Va. (WFXR News) - One week after Hurricane Michael drenched Roanoke, some residents at The Riverwalk in Salem are still frustrated at the management's alleged lack of action.


Eyeing weather trends closer to Halloween

ROANOKE, Va. - Immediately, the focus is on near-to-sub freezing temperatures Sunday night and Monday morning. Beyond that, though, we're starting to pay attention to trends in the pattern leading up to Halloween. So far, the trend points towards cooler and possibly wetter weather in the days leadi


Person transported to the hospital following shooting in Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) --One person was transported to the hospital following a shooting in Roanoke.Police say the incident happened around 7:25 p.m. on Saturday at 1638 Hershberger Road.The person who police believe is responsible for the shooting has been taken into custody.There is no word on the c


One person shot in Roanoke on Hershberger Road

ROANOKE COUNTY - Roanoke City police confirm that they are on scene of a shooting in Roanoke. According to police, one person has been shot. It happened Saturday around 7:30 p.m. near the 1600 block of Hershberger Road. There is information about the condition of the victim. 10 News has a crew on


Licensed Practical Nurse (Med/Surg) Job in Salem, Virginia - Department of Veterans Affairs - LemonWire

Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Education: Graduate of a school of practical or vocational nursing approved by the appropriate State agency and/or accredited by the N


More than 10,000 without power in southwest Virginia

ROANOKE, Va. - 12:25 p.m. Update: An Appalachian Power spokeswoman said power remains out for more than 14,000 customers in Virginia. Crews were working on determining the full impact on the transmission stations and distribution lines Sunday morning. Most areas in Virginia should see power restore