Residents who live in Wytheville are shocked the EMS is shutting down. The residents out there say the Wythe County Rescue Squad is vital to the community. The director of the squad says now their main concern is trying to find out if Wytheville residents will have a proper service as well making sure their staff will be ok. The board of supervisors will talk on Monday about and discuss further on Tuesday's scheduled meeting.
Virginia State Police are investigating in an incident on the Ferrum College Campus. Some students say they were held against their will for more than three hours
It was graduation ceremony for 13 service dogs from Saint Francis. WSLS' John Carlin was the master of ceremony at today's event. Saint Francis workers say they're grateful for today but now they know they have a need to fill. It cost about $25,000 to train a service dog.
The Minister of Transportation, Hishammuddin bin Tun Hussein, says they've have managed to get visuals of two fake passports.
Franklin County Speedway invites Danica Patrick and Richard Petty to a one-on-one race. The invitation comes after Richard Petty accepted Tony Stewart's invitation for the seven-time champion to race sophomore NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Danica Patrick to a one-on-one race.
Wytheville County officials say the purpose is to help firefighters battle fires. They say before they would need two or three trucks to battle a single fire and now with new hydrants they're able to use one truck and become more efficient.
COURT DOCUMENTS SHOW VINTON, ROANOKE CITY AND ROANOKE COUNTY POLICE HAVE BEEN WORKING TOGETHER TO INVESTIGATE PEOPLE IN A DRUG TRAFFICKING INVESTIGATION. WSLS TEN'S JENNA ZIBTON HAS BEEN LOOKING INTO THE CASE AND DRUG USE IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.
Roanoke Police wants people to be safe, they say with the time changes there are usually some increases in accidents. They say both the drivers and pedestrians should be aware of their surroundings.
Police working to find missing Roanoke County boy
Surveillance video shows the boy with two men his parent's do not recognize in a Rocky Mount WalMart.
Justin LaClere handed in his badge after seven years with the department. (01/18/2014)
A Western North Carolina high school student came all the way from his home in China to not only get a solid academic education, but to express himself and grow as a beat boxer. (1/29/14)
THERE'S SOME STORIES THAT REALLY SHAKE YOU TO YOUR CORE AND THIS ONE IN PARTICULAR IS VERY HARD TO TELL. IN MANY OF THE MISSING AND MURDERED CASES WE'VE COVERED, THEY REMAIN UNSOLVED. BUT CARA HOLLEY'S STORY IS DIFFERENT. THERE'S A MAN BEHIND BARS FACING THE DEATH PENALTY AFTER BEING CHARGED WITH RAPE AND CAPITAL MURDER. BUT TONIGHT, WE REMEMBER THE GIRL WHO HAD ALL THE POTENTIONAL IN THE WORLD TO SUCCEED AND THE LIFE THAT WAS CUT WAY TOO SHORT.
A new place to have some outdoor fun is open in Rocky Mount. It's called the 'Red Truck Event Center.'
Virginia lawmakers remain deadlocked in debates over the state's 96 billion dollar budget. This year's regular session wraps up on Saturday. Much of the holdup is to due to debates over healthcare.
A team of students and faculty from Radford University and the governor's school see a little more snow and ice than the rest of us. That is because they are at the Arctic Circle in Barrows, Alaska.
DIVISION CHIEF OF OPERATIONS DUSTIN CAMPBELL RECEIVED A GOVERNOR'S AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN VIRGINIA'S FIRE SERVICE MANAGEMENT. THE TASK FORCE BRINGS FIREFIGHTERS, POLICE, AND 9-1-1 DISPATCHERS TOGETHER TO CREATE A PLAN AND GUIDELINES IN CASE OF A SHOOTER OR HOSTILE INTRUDER.
Today was the Big Brothers, Big Sisters "Big for a Day" initiative Luncheon.
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