Sam Wall firstname.lastname@example.org Sparky’s Run Dog Park will be closed beginning Monday until May 22 for repairs. Improvements include a concrete pad at the entrance, dirt brought in to fill in the holes and reseeding of the entire park. Ken Goodyear said the improvements are pretty simple and will cost less than $1,000. Public Works […]
This week Radford native Sanjay Kishore got some good news: he is the recipient of a major national fellowship called The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans. As a Paul & Daisy Soros Fellow, Sanjay will receive up to $90,000 in funding over the next two years as he continues his studies […]
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Marty Gordon Contributing writer CHRISTIANSBURG–Just a week after former Town Manager Steve Biggs died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Christiansburg appointed Assistant Town Manager Randy Wingfield as its interim replacement. Tuesday night, town council met for the first time since the tragedy, and it was a somber one as the governmental body attempted to get […]
BLACKSBURG–Drew White, a senior English student at Virginia Tech, grew up swimming every weekend in the James and York Rivers. Years later, those memories are one of the reasons that he, along with other Virginia Tech students and Blacksburg community members, recently created a group called Citizens for Arsenal Accountability. At a press conference Wednesday […]
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Hundreds of Highlanders charged across campus on April 12 during Radford University’s Take Back the Night rally. Take Back the Night is an international event and nonprofit organization with the mission of ending sexual, relationship and domestic violence in all forms. Radford University’s Substance Abuse and Violence Education Support (SAVES) organized the rally for the […]
A Pulaski family of three – Amy and her two teenage children – are one step closer to walking through the front door of their new Habitat for Humanity home. The family will join Habitat for Humanity of the New River Valley board members and staff and BAE Systems executives at 9:30 a.m. Saturday to […]
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Most escape room’s main purpose are to provide a fun experience for mystery sleuths looking for an adventure of finding clues and solving puzzles. An escape room is a physical adventure game in which players are typically locked in a room and must use elements in the room to solve a series of puzzles and […]