Ararat students among those named to honors lists

Surry Community College announced the Spring Semester 2020 President’s List and Dean’s List. Alexandria Nicole Boyd, of Ararat, was among students named to the...

King receives NSDAR award

Autumn Kaye King is Woolwine Elementary School’s 2020 recipient of the Colonel Abram Penn Chapter NSDAR Good Citizenship Award. Extraordinary qualities of leadership,...

BRES selects Shepherd as DAR recipient

Kaden Joseph Shepherd has been named the 2020 Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Youth Citizenship Award recipient for Blue Ridge Elementary School. In...

Botetourt schools to open on August 11

By Aila Boyd aboyd@mainstreetnewspapers.com The main...

Blacksburg High School end of-year gold honor roll (All A’s)

Twelfth grade Arbi Abazi, Stephen Abbott, Saanvi Acharya. Neema Ahmadian, Sophia Aronson, Emily Barron, Allyson Bateman, Seth Boehringer, Gemma Brizzolara, Brian Bush, Alistair Bushey, ...

Blacksburg High School endyear blue honor roll (All A’s and B’s)

TWELFTH GRADE Cypress Ambrose, Isabella Ankrum, Jennifer Arogo, Roshni Bhojwani, Elena Bixby, Sebastian Bukvic, Emma Bush, Tomas Camelio, Ryan Castle, Benjamin Chalmeta, Kevin Chen,...

Hundreds graduate from PHCC

An estimated 500 students graduated from Patrick Henry Community College (PHCC) in 2019-2020 with degrees, certificates, and career studies certificates. Graduates are: Emily Aaron, Brittney...

More than 500 students earn accolades from PHCC for Spring 2020

At the end of the academic year, the success of Patrick Henry Community College’s students is evident in the numbers. Between the fall...

News Brief: Local college students receive honors, degrees

Asher B. Quesenberry of Blacksburg has graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. Quesenberry was among more than...

Dear Patrick County Citizens,

As we close out the 2019-2020 school year, I want to express my appreciation to you, the citizens of Patrick County.  This current...

Virginia Tech prepares to welcome its most diverse freshman class

Virginia Tech’s Smyth Hall, an academic building on the Ag Quad, houses offices and classrooms for several departments, including the Department of Crop...

Virginia Tech board approves new communication, digital media school

    Andrew Webb, a senior majoring in multimedia journalism, does a news segment in the Department of Communication’s broadcast studio in the Moss Arts...

Andrew Webb, a senior majoring in multimedia journalism, does a news segment in the...

Virginia Tech board approves new communication, digital media school Andrew Webb, a senior majoring in multimedia journalism, does a news segment in the Department...

Local college students receive honors, degrees

Virginia Grace Mele, of Blacksburg, was recently named to the University of Mississippi’s spring 2020 honor roll lists. Mele was named to the Chancellor’s...