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What's News Today, April 18, 2013

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A news conference about the murder investigation of a Texas district attorney, his wife and an assistant district attorney is scheduled for 2:30 this afternoon. This comes after an arrest in the case Wednesday.

The State Department is hosting a public meeting about the Keystone Pipeline in Grand Island, Nebraska this afternoon. It will give people a chance to comment on an environmental impact statement released earlier this month.

Former E.C. Glass student and Master Sgt. Robert Mayne will give a special World War II presentation to Air Force JROTC students this morning. He'll speak to students at the Lynchburg high school at 10:15 a.m..

The Fonz, Henry Winkler, will be in Radford tonight. The iconic actor, author, director and producer, will give the keynote address at the 2013 McGlothlin celebration of teaching at Radford University's Bondurant auditorium at 5:15 p.m..

Court Appointed Special Advocates' Heart and Sole Ladies Night out is tonight from 5:00-9:00 p.m. at Phase 2 in Lynchburg. You'll find new, brand name shoes in spring and summer fashions for less in this fundraiser to recruit volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children.

There will be a town hall meeting about bicycle safety tonight at 7:00 at the South County Library in Roanoke County. Topics will include bicycle and transportation options, greenway etiquette and bicycle regulations.

One of four performing domestic cat troupes in the United States, the Amazing Acro-Cats are making an appearance in Roanoke tonight. The first performance is at 7:00 p.m. in Charter Hall at the City Market.

 

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