Vinton Breakfast Lions award first Ryan Chambers Memorial Scholarships

By Debbie Adams The Vinton Breakfast Lions Club and the Ryan Chambers family have awarded the first Ryan Chambers Memorial Scholarships to Jonathon Rivers and...

Vinton Breakfast Lions award first Ryan Chambers Memorial Scholarships

By Debbie Adams The Vinton Breakfast Lions Club and the Ryan Chambers family have awarded the first Ryan Chambers Memorial Scholarships to Jonathon Rivers and...

RAGTIME BANNED

By Sports Editor Brian Hoffman Brian Hoffman Today is day 113 AG, or 113 days “After Gobert” tested positive for Covid-19 and all sports came to...

RAGTIME BANNED

By Sports Editor Brian Hoffman Brian Hoffman Today is day 113 AG, or 113 days “After Gobert” tested positive for Covid-19 and all sports came to...

Gauntlet Business Competition pivots to virtual awards ceremony

By Debbie Adams On February 4, The Advancement Foundation (TAF) kicked off its 2020 Business Program and Competition never imagining what the spring would bring. When...

Gauntlet Business Competition pivots to virtual awards ceremony

By Debbie Adams On February 4, The Advancement Foundation (TAF) kicked off its 2020 Business Program and Competition never imagining what the spring would bring. When...

Rosters are set for high school baseball Senior games

By Sports editor Brian Hoffman The rosters have been set for the high school baseball “Seniors Games” scheduled for August 1 at Salem Memorial Ballpark. At...

Rosters are set for high school baseball Senior games

By Sports editor Brian Hoffman The rosters have been set for the high school baseball “Seniors Games” scheduled for August 1 at Salem Memorial Ballpark. At...

FONDER TRANSFERS

By Sports editor Brian Hoffman William Byrd graduate Khalil Fonder is transferring to Virginia Tech after two seasons on the Arizona State University swim team. Fonder...

FONDER TRANSFERS

By Sports editor Brian Hoffman William Byrd graduate Khalil Fonder is transferring to Virginia Tech after two seasons on the Arizona State University swim team. Fonder...

Susan Lewis Music Studio students perform Spring Recital virtually

By Debbie Adams Each spring students of the Susan Lewis Music Studio present a recital, usually at a Vinton venue, attended by their proud and...

Susan Lewis Music Studio students perform Spring Recital virtually

By Debbie Adams Each spring students of the Susan Lewis Music Studio present a recital, usually at a Vinton venue, attended by their proud and...

Roanoke County School Board continues discussion on school reopening

By Debbie Adams Members of the Roanoke County School Board held a work session on July 1 to continue discussions on the 2020-2021 Return to...

Town Council adopts Five-Year Strategic Plan

By Debbie Adams Vinton Town Council adopted a Five-Year Strategic Plan for Vinton for 2020-2025 at the  council meeting on June 16. The plan is...

Citizens express strong support for Vinton Police Department

By Debbie Adams Members of Vinton Town Council, town staff, leaders of local businesses and organizations, and regular citizens are frequently heard bragging about the...

RCPS presents Return to School Plan to School Board

By Debbie Adams Roanoke County School Superintendent Dr. Ken Nicely and his staff have spent many difficult weeks developing a Return to School Plan for...

Senior softball games for high school girls will be held at Lord Botetourt...

By Sports editor Brian Hoffman William Byrd High School has three seniors playing in the softball game for seniors, shown left to right are Bri...

Vinton Police dedicated to community policing

By Debbie Adams Law enforcement agencies have been in the spotlight in recent months as protests and demonstrations have spread across the nation. That unrest...

Byrd grads sign up for “Senior Game”

By Sports editor Brian Huffman Some William Byrd boys who didn’t figure to play baseball this year just may get to do so after all....

William Byrd band directors announce annual awards

By Debbie Adams The William Byrd Middle School and William Byrd High School band directors have announced their annual awards for 2020. Dan Plybon is...