What's News Today, Thursday, January 23, 2014 - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

What's News Today, Thursday, January 23, 2014

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The National Association of Realtors will releases its monthly report on existing home sales for December this morning. Total sales numbers in 2013 are still forecast to be the strongest in six years since the collapse of the housing market in 2007.

Lynchburg businesses will get a big picture look at Goodwill and its employment and training programs this morning from 9 to 11 a.m.. They'll meet at Goodwill's Madison Heights Jobs Center.

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine continues his five day tour of the Commonwealth today with stops in Radford and Roanoke. He'll tour the Radford Army Ammunition Plant this afternoon at 2:20 to learn about manufacturing work being done there. At 4:45 p.m., Kaine will visit Big Brothers Big Sisters in Roanoke.

The Roanoke County school board will meet tonight at 7:00 at the county administration building. Members will get an update on the governor's proposed budget and any amendments ahead of its March vote.

The Montgomery County School Board's rescheduled meeting is tonight. It was moved to tonight at 7:30 p.m. From earlier this week.

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