WSLS is working together with Southwest Virginia relief organizations to collect supplies for victims of the EF-5 tornado that devastated Moore, Oklahoma.
List of local relief groups collecting tornado help for Oklahoma
A Roanoke County Schools spokesman tells WSLS that both William Byrd Middle School and William Byrd High School have been placed on lockdown after the advice of Roanoke County Police that a suspicious
The lockdown for William Byrd High School and Middle School has been lifted.
A Wind Advisory is in effect until 7 p.m. Friday for the Roanoke and New River Valleys. Wind gusts to 45 mph are possible. The stronger gusts will be at the higher elevations with slightly lower gusts
Windy conditions are expected today for the New River and Roanoke Valleys.
Splash Valley at Green Ridge Recreation Center opened for the season today. The Roanoke County water park says with the temperature below 70 degrees, they might not have opened if it was a normal operating
Splash Valley at Green Ridge Recreation Center opened for the season today.
The Roanoke County water park says with the temperature below 70 degrees, they might not have opened if it was a normal operating day. They expect better weather this weekend.
In its 4th season they are introducing new theme nights during the week.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Virginia Tech's governing board has appointed a search committee to find a replacement for retiring president Charles Steger. Steger announced earlier this month he would retire
The 22-member committee It includes members of the board, faculty and students.
All Internal Revenue Service operations are closed today due to the budget situation facing the agency. The closures also include staffing at all IRS toll-free hotlines, the nearly 400 taxpayer assistance
Here's a look at some of the stories we'll be following today as they make headlines across the country and Southwest Virginia.