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Body found in Carroll

Carroll County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a body found near Stuarts Creek Thursday evening. According to Sheriff H. Warren Manning, the body was found by a citizen who was walking…

Meadows receives five more years

A man who is serving a 15-year sentence for raping a 17-year-old girl in 2007 had another year tacked onto the sentence Friday for conspiring to intimidate the victim into…

Dublin lowers tax rate

The Dublin Town Council voted Thursday night to lower the Town of Dublin’s real estate tax rate. The council voted to lower the rate from $0.19 per $100 to $0.16…

Hiwassee area fire rages on

Firefighters from throughout the New River Valley were battling a woods fire in the Hiwassee area that started Friday afternoon and had grown to about 150 acres by Saturday evening.…

Former Pulaski shelter dog becomes a flyball rising star

When Jennie Jones adopted her dog Tippet from the Pulaski County Animal Shelter last summer, she had no idea she was becoming the owner of a "secret weapon" when it…

Shaver to serve 5 years

A 68-year-old Dublin man who pled guilty to the aggravated sexual battery of a nine-year-old girl at an in-home daycare business in 2007 will have to serve five years of…

Relatives run in memory of Virginia Tech victims

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Relatives of victims and some of those injured in the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings were among about 4,000 runners and walkers who raced Thursday to mark…

Boucher endorses Deeds for governor

Congressman Rick Boucher said it is rare for him to endorse a candidate before the primary elections, but in the case of fellow democrat Sen. Creigh Deeds, who is seeking…

RU alumnus has art installation in Key West

KEY WEST, Fla. – A sculpture installation by Radford University alumnus Jennifer Martin, M.F.A ’94, is on display through April at the Armory Sculpture Garden in Key West, Fla. Martin…

Shaver to serve 5 years

A 68-year-old Dublin man who pled guilty to the aggravated sexual battery of a nine-year-old girl at an in-home daycare business in 2007 will have to serve five years of…