Author - Brian Hoffman

Brian Hoffman started working for the Salem Times-Register in the
summer of 1974, right out of college. A native of Telford in
southeastern Pennsylvania, he grew up a sports fan and came to the
Roanoke Valley to attend Roanoke College in 1970. Originally a
business major, he found himself working in the college sports
information department and serving as sports editor of the school
newspaper, and changed his direction upon graduation. He met his wife,
Doris, at the newspaper and they've been married for 21 years. He has
three step-sons and numerous grandchildren.

Sports Swimming

Gators swim to RVAA title

For the first time in 41 years, the Stonegate Swim Club stands atop the Roanoke Valley Aquatic Association at season’s end. The Gators won the RVAA’s...