What's News Today, Thursday, October 24th, 2013 - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

What's News Today, Thursday, October 24th, 2013

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Attorneys in Tampa will hold a news conference today about the death of 12-year old Rebecca Sedwick. She jumped to her death off an abandoned tower after she was allegedly bullied by several classmates. Two girls, ages 12 and 14, have been arrested.

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius will be in Phoenix today touring a call center for the Health Insurance Marketplace. She will also meet with people who have been trained as navigators to assist others who are trying to register for insurance under the new healthcare law.

Marshalls will have its grand opening at Liberty Fair Mall in Martinsville at 8 a.m.. The new store is creating 60 full and part time jobs.

The Roanoke Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau will announce a new tourism initiative this morning at 10 at Center in the Square. The focus will be on creating new jobs and more revenue for the Roanoke Valley.

The Roanoke County School Board will meet tonight at 7 p.m. to discuss security at the Burton Center for the Arts and Technology. The board will also discuss renovating the entrance at Glenvar Middle School.

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