More than 800 Virginia National Guard soldiers kiss their loved ones goodbye and head off

BEDFORD, Va. – Hugging their families one last time, hundreds of Virginia National Guard soldiers were…

Can Biden find the right balance on immigration?

FILE – A National Guardsman stands guard at a fence that runs along the Rio Grande…

Roanoke County police at scene of officer-involved shooting

ROANOKE, Va. – Roanoke County police went to the scene of an officer-involved shooting Friday, officials…

Lynchburg’s Monument Terrace Troop Rally celebrates 20th anniversary, veterans honor original members

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Lynchburg’s Monument Terrace Troop Rally marked its 20th anniversary Friday. The group shows…

Roanoke church collects toys to give to 350 students across the Roanoke Valley

ROANOKE, Va. – A Roanoke church is trying to sprinkle a little Christmas cheer for students…

Families hunt for trees during the busiest weekend of the year for Christmas tree farms in Virginia

BEDFORD, Va. – The refrigerator is stuffed, half-eaten pies line the pantry shelf and the house…

Bedford Festival of Trees raising money for local charities

BEDFORD, Va. – The Bedford Area Welcome Center’s annual event supporting local charities is back. The…

Three shot, one in custody after mall shooting in Durham, North Carolina

DURHAM, N.C. – Three people were shot and one person is in custody following a shooting…

One flown to hospital for serious injuries after crash on Route 29 in Amherst County

AMHERST COUNTY, Va. – At least one person was flown to the hospital to be treated…

Some fear China could win from US spat with Marshall Islands

FILE – An aerial photo shows a small section of the atoll that has slipped beneath…

Robbery call leads Roanoke police on chase thanksgiving evening

ROANOKE, Va. – A robbery call late thanksgiving evening led Roanoke police on a chase through…

Brookneal family of U.S. Marines receives holiday surprise

BROOKNEAL, Va. – A local family of Veterans got a wonderful holiday surprise on Thursday night.…

Roanoke restaurant and a church provide Thanksgiving meals for nearly 700 first responders

ROANOKE, Va. – While most people are enjoying a hot meal with their loved ones this…

Fun and safety helps Lynchburg’s Turkey Trot return to in-person race

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Thousands of runners, walkers and gobblers returned to the streets of Lynchburg for…

Drumstick Dash returns in-person this year with new course

ROANOKE, Va. – Thanksgiving Day in Roanoke kicked off with the Annual Drumstick Dash to support…