David Seidel

Roanoke dedicated a downtown plaza to former governor Linwood Holton Monday.  While his ties to Roanoke are a source of pride, Holton’s track record of principle got the biggest praise. 

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President Donald Trump signed a proclamation today making October 6th National Manufacturing Day. Several cabinet members and top Trump officials were dispatched to locations across the country to mark the occasion.

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The Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley Pipeline projects continue to draw harsh criticism from environmentalists and those who question potential impacts on water quality. A number of protestors from the faith community voiced their concerns in Roanoke Wednesday.

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Hundreds gathered at Roanoke’s Center in the Square Monday to witness the solar eclipse.

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Construction on a new community center that will help provide meals for kids during the summer months is underway in Roanoke. It's thanks to an unusual effort of cooperation between police, a non-profit, and city officials.