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  • Boones Mill train depot moves for the first time in over 100 years

    Boones Mill train depot moves for the first time in over 100 years

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:27:15 GMT
    Boones Mill train depot is attached to wheels and moved 600 yards to final resting place.Boones Mill train depot is attached to wheels and moved 600 yards to final resting place.
    After three years of waiting crowds gathered Friday morning in Boones Mill by the railroad tracks to watch their towns most important piece of history start a new beginning.
    After three years of waiting crowds gathered Friday morning in Boones Mill by the railroad tracks to watch their towns most important piece of history start a new beginning.
  • Former Roanoke congressman Caldwell Butler dies

    Former Roanoke congressman Caldwell Butler dies

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:45:36 GMT
    Former Roanoke congressman Caldwell Butler has passed away at 89-years-old.
    Former Roanoke congressman Caldwell Butler has passed away at 89-years-old.
  • Checking the facts on Mike Hymes, Ben Chafin political ad

    Checking the facts on Mike Hymes, Ben Chafin political ad

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:24:05 GMT
    Republican Delegate Ben Chafin and Tazwell County Supervisor Democrat Mike Hymes are running to fill the vacated Senate seat of Phillip Puckett, who resigned in June.
    Republican Delegate Ben Chafin and Tazwell County Supervisor Democrat Mike Hymes are running to fill the vacated Senate seat of Phillip Puckett, who resigned in June.
  • Sons of Confederate Veterans demand apology from Washington & Lee

    Sons of Confederate Veterans demand apology from Washington & Lee

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:30 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:30:43 GMT
    These are the items the 15-year-old says he wore to Lee Chapel and was asked to remove.These are the items the 15-year-old says he wore to Lee Chapel and was asked to remove.
    Lexington (WSLS) - The Stonewall Brigade, Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #1296 is calling upon Washington Lee University President, Kenneth P. Ruscio, to apologize for what it calls the school's mistreatment of a 15-year-old boy over the weekend.
    Lexington (WSLS) - The Stonewall Brigade, Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #1296 is calling upon Washington Lee University President, Kenneth P. Ruscio, to apologize for what it calls the school's mistreatment of a 15-year-old boy over the weekend.
  • Valley View interchange construction closes I581

    Valley View interchange construction closes I581

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:23 AM EDT2014-07-29 09:23:40 GMT
    ROANOKE (WSLS)-- Construction on walking platforms along the Valley View interchange bridge will lead to road closures on I581 throughout the week.Two lanes of the three lane section of I581 will be closed during the work from 10 p.m. each night until 6 a.m. the following morning.Northbound closures will be in place Tuesday, July 29 and Friday, August 1. Southbound lane closures will be in place Wednesday and Thursday July 30-31.Shoulder closures may also be in place throughout the week Monda...
    ROANOKE (WSLS)-- Construction on walking platforms along the Valley View interchange bridge will lead to road closures on I581 throughout the week.Two lanes of the three lane section of I581 will be closed during the work from 10 p.m. each night until 6 a.m. the following morning.Northbound closures will be in place Tuesday, July 29 and Friday, August 1. Southbound lane closures will be in place Wednesday and Thursday July 30-31.Shoulder closures may also be in place throughout the week Monda...
  • Corruption trial of former gov. Bob McDonnell starts today

    Corruption trial of former gov. Bob McDonnell starts today

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:41 AM EDT2014-07-28 13:41:19 GMT
    The former first couple of Virginia is facing more than a dozen corruption charges over their relationship with former Star Scientific CEO Johnnie Williams.
    The former first couple of Virginia is facing more than a dozen corruption charges over their relationship with former Star Scientific CEO Johnnie Williams.
  • Mark Warner, Ed Gillespie to meet for the first time this weekend

    Mark Warner, Ed Gillespie to meet for the first time this weekend

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:53 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:53:47 GMT
    (WSLS) - Senator Mark Warner (D-Virginia) and his Republican challenger Ed Gillespie will go head-to-head on stage for the first time this weekend. With a little more than three months until November's election, Warner holds a sizeable lead in the polls. The latest Roanoke College poll released this week shows the first term senator 25 points ahead of Gillespie.
    (WSLS) - Senator Mark Warner (D-Virginia) and his Republican challenger Ed Gillespie will go head-to-head on stage for the first time this weekend. With a little more than three months until November's election, Warner holds a sizeable lead in the polls. The latest Roanoke College poll released this week shows the first term senator 25 points ahead of Gillespie.
  • UPDATE: Crash on Interstate 81 in Montgomery Co.

    UPDATE: Crash on Interstate 81 in Montgomery Co.

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:09:04 GMT
    All lanes on I-81 southbound are closed due to a tractor trailer crash near mile marker 120
    All lanes on I-81 southbound are closed due to a tractor trailer crash near mile marker 120
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