A rising number of military veterans are trading their fatigues for lab coats, and veteran unemployment is dropping as a result
Brian Howard Smith, 61, of Blacksburg and Eggleston, Virginia, passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2013. Brian was born March 25, 1952 in Oberlin, to the late Charles C. and Barbara Eileen (Rogers) Smith.
Practically speaking it would be a 16 team playoff, but the first round is really the conference finals. The only problem with this whole thing is that there are an odd number of Division I football programs.
Cold but dry weather is in firm control Wednesday and Thursday before another system brings our next shot of winter precipitation. Moisture sticks around for the weekend, before moving out just in time for Monday ...
Police were called to the corner of Quail Drive and Oriole Drive on Saturday night after a Virginia Tech student attacked his older brother with a knife.
The hits kept coming. One harder than the next. But they were not delivered by the same team. Indeed, Duke kept up with Florida State in the hard-hits department in the ACC championship game, an unusual sight when you consider past history.
Newtown's year: Horror, grief and tough choices NEWTOWN, Conn. — A year later, inside the big house on Berkshire Road, dolls fill the shelves of a living room and flowers and rainbows decorate a kitchen window, next to a little girl's name: Avielle.
By the standards that coach Frank Beamer’s program set over the previous two decades, it has not been a glorious autumn in Blacksburg. Virginia Tech is 7-4 overall, 4-3 in the ACC heading into Saturday’s regular season finale against hapless ...
On Friday, hundreds of local residents and students gathered on the streets of downtown Blacksburg to celebrate winter festivities.