Upcoming Salem Choral Society performance

  Haul out the stars and stripes! The Salem Choral Society is pleased to present “I Hear America Singing” under the direction of S. Reed Carter...

Splash Valley begins a new season this weekend

 2017 Calendar features six special events and new weekly discountsRoanoke County’s outdoor aquatics facility, Splash Valley Water Park returns for a new season on...

Salem’s First Escape Game opens in latest entertainment trend

Escape Key brings the Bebout’s experience with escape games across the country to the Roanoke Valley.  Salem’s first escape game experience comes when Escape Key...

Upcoming Beauty and the Beast performance

 The Dance Centre of Southwest Virginia will present "Beauty and the Beast" Saturday, May 13 at 1 p.m., at the Jefferson Center in downtown Roanoke. A cast...

Bluegrass or Bach?

 Would your choice be chocolate or vanilla? The color red or blue? Apples or oranges? Bluegrass or Bach?   Bluegrass or what?  Bach.  As in Johann...

Monster Truck Winternational brings thousands to Salem Civic Center

Monster truck lovers of all ages recently gathered over a two-day period (Jan. 13 – Jan. 14) at the Salem Civic Center to watch...

50th Stampede Championship Rodeo entertains thousands

Shawn NowlinOver a three-day period – Jan. 6 (Fri) to Jan. 8 (Sun) – thousands of rodeo lovers from Virginia and beyond experienced bull...

Dawgs have super hero contest Friday

The Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs will be hosting a super hero costume contest during Super Hero Night, sponsored by Carilion Clinic, Friday night at...

Virginia Highland Pipes and Drums appear at the Glebe and Green Hill Highland Games

VINTON--The Virginia Highland Pipes and  Drums is the oldest bagpipe band in southwestern Virginia, formed in the 1980’s. The bagpipe is generally considered to...

Carver documentary to debut Monday

Remembering the best of times and the worst of timesHistory runs deep in the halls of G.W. Carver Elementary School.Marylen Harmon, who attended...