‘She’s an actual hero’: Patrick Henry High School Teacher receives Education Hero Award
Around the holidays, we told you about a Patrick Henry High School teacher making care packages for homeless students. On Friday, her generosity and spirit earned her the title: Education Hero.
Montgomery County educator celebrated as he retires after nearly 40 years
After nearly 40 years of teaching kids, Stanley Bragg, the band director at Shawsville Elementary School and Eastern Montgomery High School is signing off.
Movin’ on Up: Local athletes put pen to paper on National Signing Day
It was a big day in Central and Southwest Virginia with student-athletes continuing their academic and athletic careers at the next level.
Roanoke native Carlos ‘Boogie’ Basham Jr. taken by Bills with 61st overall pick in NFL Draft
After sitting out this past season for the Hokies, Caleb Farley now knows the next destination in his football journey.
Four Southwest, Central Virginia high school football teams to appear in state championships
Several high school football teams from across Southwest and Central Virginia are preparing to wrap up their season at the state championships Saturday.
Virginia state championship football games will be allowed to have 1,000 fans
More fans will now be allowed in the stands for the six high school football state title games being played across Virginia on Saturday.
William Byrd High School to hold COVID-19 vaccine clinic Friday for students 16+
Some Vinton students have the opportunity to get their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine during the school day on Friday.
Galax ends Narrows undefeated season, winning Region 1C title
By halftime, Galax was up 21-0 and with no points scored by either team in the second half, that score propelled the Maroon Tide to a Region 1C title.
Narrows keeps undefeated season alive, beating Parry McCluer
It wasn’t the shutout win Narrows fans are used to this season, but a win’s a win and with this win, Narrows advances to the Region 1C final next week.
James River’s Morgan Marshall becomes first woman in school history to score a point in a football game
In the second quarter of James River’s game verus Parry McCluer Friday night, the Knights scored a touchdown and needed the extra point to tie the score.