Carver girls, pup take to runway in Doggy Fashion Show

Photo by Meg HibbertJaycee Sneed had never been in a fashion show until she and friend Jaelin Vernon took to the runway Sunday with...

City blocks intersections with big vehicles, just in case

Keeping in mind the car which mowed down and killed a young woman during crowded demonstrations in Charlottesville and terrorist attacks abroad where vehicles...

Local veterans recognized during Creative Arts Festival awards ceremony

  John Koelsch is a well-respected veteran who served as an Army Combat Platoon Leader in the Vietnam War. A Salem resident, Koelsch loves few...

Cross-country cyclist entranced by Catawba

 A year ago Annie Peyton was doing landscape architecture work in Thailand, after spending time in Rwanda, Denmark and other far-away locations. Last week...

After 30 years, Mopar Car Show remains a community favorite

This year’s Roanoke Valley Mopar Car Show was significantly different from the one that took place three decades ago. For the first twenty-seven years...

Roanoke College welcomes its Class of 2021

In June of 2016, a then 17-year-old Haley Gray visited Roanoke College for the first time. Duquesne University, Susquehanna University, Elizabethtown College and Lynchburg College...

Landmark Omelet Shoppe transforming into Angelle’s Diner

It hasn’t changed in years: Open 24 hours, no key for the front door, breakfast any time of day or night, scarred-top twisting stools...

Council sees possible new directional street signs for Main Street

Salem may soon have signs on Main Street reminiscent of the "M.A.S.H" television show sign post pointing toward various towns back home. Only these...

Fans of all ages take part in 20th Anniversary of Virginia Vintage Comic & Collectables...

The overall goal of the Virginia Vintage Comic & Collectables Show has been the same since 1998: arrange for vendors to sell at the show,...

Six candidates vie to become the next Salem Sheriff

In less than three months, the City of Salem will vote for its next Sheriff. Either Jacob Carroll, David Wells, Flint Wright, April Staton,...