What’s News Today: new gym, theatre announcement

Here’s a look at some of the stories we’ll be following today as they make headlines across the country and Southwest Virginia.

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ROANOKE, Va. – The Botetourt County School Board will hold a special meeting today. It will discuss its pandemic plan, salary study and employee insurance.

Lynchburg’s Citizens Academy kicks off today. The 12-week program offers city residents a chance to learn about the functions, services and activities of city government.

Roanoke Children’s Theatre will release its schedule for the 2020-2021 season. The theatre will announce the shows it will perform as well as “big news.” Roanoke Children’s Theatre says it is the only professional children’s theatre in the region.

Bedford County Sheriff Mike Miller will hold an awards and promotion ceremony today. He will recognize three deputies and a citizen.

There’s a ribbon cutting today for a new gym in Lynchburg . Sheffield Elementary School will open the new facility. In the past, students have either been outside or in the cafeteria for gym class.

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