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Chamber dinner fetes community, business leaders

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Chamber dinner fetes community, business leaders RADFORD — The Radford City Chamber of Commerce held its annual business meeting and silent auction, along with a murder mystery, on Nov. 13 at RU West. Three awards were presented: The Volunteer of the Year Award went to Mark Gordon, owner of Nesselrod Bed and Breakfast. Teacher of the Year went to Kimberly... »

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Radford chooses Warner, Griffith

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Brian Perdue
(1:50 P.M. UPDATE: Reflects Central Precinct vote totals that were omitted from initial vote totals due to a voting machine malfunction. See story.) RADFORD – Tuesday’s voting results in the city reflected the rest of the state and the 9th District. Senator Mark Warner (D) and Representative Morgan Griffith (R-9th) were both reelected, and... »

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Radford Police seek man who brandished firearm

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
By Brian Perdue
Radford Police seek man who brandished firearm RADFORD — Radford City Police are looking for a man who allegedly pointed a gun at a group of people early Sunday morning. Police responded to a call at 1:29 a.m. regarding a fight at the 1200 block of East Main Street. Before officers arrived, witnesses said the suspect pulled out a handgun and... »

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Radford Elf Shelf demand expected to grow

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
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Radford Elf Shelf demand expected to grow RADFORD — Last year, the Radford Elf Shelf served 234 families – including more than 500 children – and provided food vouchers to 52 families without children. This year, organizers expect an increase in the amount of those who need holiday assistance. For the past 21 years, the Radford Elf Shelf program has offered... »

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Three law enforcement on administrative leave after fatal shooting

Friday, October 3, 2014
By Brian Perdue
Three law enforcement on administrative leave after fatal shooting CHRISTIANSBURG — Two Christiansburg Police officers and one Montgomery County sheriff’s deputy who arrived on the scene of a fatal shooting are on paid administrative leave during the investigation. Police shot and killed a man in Christiansburg Thursday after responding to an alleged domestic dispute call at a residence on the northwest corner of... »

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Man shot dead in Christiansburg neighborhood

Thursday, October 2, 2014
By Brian Perdue
Man shot dead in Christiansburg neighborhood CHRISTIANSBURG — Police shot and killed a man in Christiansburg today after responding to an alleged domestic dispute call at a residence on the northwest corner of Stafford Drive and Heather Drive NW. Christiansburg police and the Montgomery Sheriff’s Department responded to the call at 11:15 a.m. When officers arrived at the scene, a... »

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Proposed gas pipeline in Montgomery County draws criticism

Thursday, September 25, 2014
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CHRISTIANSBURG — Citizens packed the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors meeting Monday night in search of more information on a proposed natural gas pipeline that is expected to run through Montgomery and surrounding counties. “It’s one of the largest ever,” Angela Stanton of Montgomery County said of a possible 42-inch diameter pipeline, while her... »

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    wasn't able to attend meeting but I am a voting citizen of Montgomery County and do NOT want the pipeline …
    Susan Kelly     September 29, 2014

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Police seek two suspects for alleged credit-card fraud

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Brian Perdue
Police seek two suspects for alleged credit-card fraud CHRISTIANSBURG — The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in identifying two suspects (pictured) for alleged credit card fraud. The two individuals (and the truck they were driving) were captured on video surveillance at Triangle Market, at 3631 Radford Road in the Plum Creek section of western Montgomery County. Anyone with information on... »

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Radford man reported missing

Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Radford man reported missing 8:10 A.M. FRIDAY UPDATE: The missing person was located at 10 p.m. Thursday, according to Radford Police. The original story is below. — The Radford City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Brian Coty Rash. Rash, 21, was last seen in Radford at 9 p.m. Aug. 15 and was reported... »

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Mother fights to keep, mend son’s deformed leg

Thursday, August 7, 2014
By Brian Perdue
Mother fights to keep, mend son’s deformed leg RADFORD — Never underestimate a mother’s love – or stubbornness. Had Melissa Shouse listened to a chorus of doctors 10 years ago, one of her son’s legs would have been amputated because of a rare birth defect. Instead, the Radford mother kept pushing – and, as a result, Austin Blaylock is slowly getting to... »

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