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Names released of two people found dead after Dublin shooting
DUBLIN, Va. (WDBJ) - The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office has identified two people found shot to death in Dublin Tuesday. Deputies say they responded at 6:20 p.m. to the 5900 block of Wilderness Rad for a report of multiple gunshots with potentially two victims inside the home and found a deceased man and woman inside the home with gunshot wounds.
Radford city police chief to resign in July
RADFORD, Va. – Chief Jeffrey Dodson Jr. with the Radford Police Department is set to resign in July after three years with the department, according to a release from city officials. “It has been an honor and a privilege to work alongside the brave men and women of the...
Four people from south-central Pennsylvania killed in Virginia crash
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. — Virginia State Police say four people killed in a crash earlier this week in Montgomery County were from south-central Pennsylvania. The two-vehicle crash happened around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in the northbound lanes of Interstate 81 near mile marker 120. "A 2018 Chevrolet Equinox was pulling...
Blacksburg donut shop makes it on ‘The 100 best doughnut shops in the country’ list
(NEXSTAR) – Do you “go nuts” for doughnuts? Sure you do. We all do. They’re made from fried dough and sugar. We’d be fools not to be interested. But we don’t go gaga over just any doughnut. We all have our favorite shops and flavors, and we’re always on the lookout for newer, tastier varieties. And while there’s no shortage of shops providing exactly what we crave, there are also plenty of mediocre doughnut purveyors that, frankly, no one has ever gone nuts for.
Pulaski County Public Schools offers free meals to students in the summer
PULASKI, Va. (WFXR) — During the summer months, Pulaski County Public Schools will offer free meals to students to combat food insecurity. All meals consist of a minimum of the following items: 2oz. protein, 1oz. grain, ¾ cup fruit, and ¼ cup vegetable & 8 oz. flavored or unflavored fat-free or 1% bottled milk.
Burke, Ronald Lee
Ronald Lee Burke, 83, of Radford, VA passed away Friday, May 26, 2023, at Carilion New River Valley Medical Center. He was born in Jenkins, Kentucky on December 3, 1939, to the late Leffey and Flora (Mullins) Burke. Ronald is survived by his wife of 60 years, Bernice (Bolling) Burke,...
Police officer’s first 45 words during traffic stops can predict if they’ll turn violent
BLACKSBURG, Va. — The first 45 words police use during a traffic stop can often determine if the situation with the driver will escalate, a new study explains. Researchers from Virginia Tech say these first few seconds — particularly when police officers pull over Black drivers — are key in deciding if a normally routine stop turns into a potentially “life or death” incident.
Pulaski community looks to rebuild after poolhouse fire
PULASKI, Va. – Pulaski is still reeling after a fire destroyed the Evelyn Alexander Waterpark pool house last Friday. But now, they’re working on moving toward the future. ”It still feels like a bad dream,” said Shay Dunnigan, director of Pulaski County Parks & Rec. Dunnigan left...
Virginia Tech football: Time, TV announced for four games in 2023
For the second consecutive year, the Virginia Tech Hokies will open the football season against the Old Dominion Monarchs. But, of course, we already knew that. We just didn’t know when and, if you weren’t at Lane Stadium, how you could watch the game on television. On Wednesday,...
Video: Virginia Tech Wide Receiver Cole Beck Runs Record-Breaking 100M Dash
Football is Cole Beck's second-best sport. While the speedy wide receiver is effective as a kick returner, he's record-breaking as a sprinter. Beck set a school record by clocking 10.05 in the first round of the NCAA East Regionals last Wednesday. Beck came in second in the race, but earned an ...
The top 10 places people in Monroe County are looking to buy homes
Stacker compiled statistics about where people in Monroe County are looking to buy homes using cross-market demand and monthly inventory data from Realtor.com.
Three things I think, three things I know heading into June 2 official visits
Get access to this article and all of the in-depth coverage from the 247Sports Network with this special offer. Podcast: Sitting down with JUCO signee James Jennette. This week, VTSCOOP sat down with Virginia Tech JUCO signee James Jennette to discuss his journey from high school wide receiver to the top junior college defensive end in the 2023 class.
Man shot by pellet gun at Deli Mart in Pulaski
PULASKI COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The Pulaski Police Department says a man was shot by a pellet gun at a store on May 27. Around 6: 30 p.m. on Saturday, officers responded to the Deli Mart on the 800 block of Lee Highway after receiving a call regarding a man who had been shot.
Meet June’s 3 Degree Guarantee recipient: Community Foundation of the New River Valley
As we kick off the month of June, a new 3 Degree Guarantee recipient is on the horizon. This month, 10 News will donate to the Community Foundation of the New River Valley (CFNRV) each time Your Local Weather Authority accurately predicts the weather. Founded in 1994, the CFNRV aims...
Podcast: Sitting down with JUCO signee James Jennette
Official Visit Season: 60% off a VTSCOOP VIP Subscription. June is finally here and Virginia Tech is set to take advantage of the summer official visit season with double-digit recruits scheduled to take official visits over the next four weeks. In honor of a jam-packed month, we are offering new...
Multiple vehicle crash on I-81 NB has all lanes shut down
(from State Police) There are 4 crashes blocking Interstate 81 northbound at the moment. The crashes are at the 120-mile marker in Montgomery County. Multiple tractor trailers and cars involved. I’m hearing there are 20 vehicles involved. It’s unclear if there are any injuries at this time. mULTIPLE.
Agape Center NRV renovating old school building
CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - The Agape Center of the NRV is working on turning an old Christiansburg elementary school into a new home for the center. “This space right here actually will be where we mentor our clients,” Director of the Agape Center NRV Kim Bowman said. The goal...
I-81 back open after crashes in Montgomery County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: All crashes have been cleared and northbound I-81 in Montgomery County is back open, according to Virginia State Police. ORIGINAL STORY: I-81 northbound in Montgomery County will be blocked much of Monday because of a series of crashes, according to Virginia State Police. Police...
Virginia Tech Announces 2023 Sports Hall of Fame Inductees
Seven Hokies Added to Hall The Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame has added to its prestige this week, as it announced its seven newest members as part of the 2023 class on Tuesday. The 2023 class of inductees includes: Bob Bowman, a three-sport athlete that earned 12 varsity letters at Virginia Tech and claimed two Southern […]
In Balance Yoga Studio offers donation classes for ‘Homes of Hope’ charity
BLACKSBURG, Va. (WFXR) — Yoga is a spiritual exercise that connects the mind and body. This mindful movement helps ground emotions and gain perspective. Although yoga can be practiced individually, its true potential lies in the power of community, which can turn it into a force for positive change. That is exactly the energy In Balance Yoga (IBY) is cultivating this weekend.
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