Roanoke, VA - The instructor is Mark Chorba, who many call the "bee whisperer of the Roanoke Valley."
Roanoke, VA - The employee of the store was physically assaulted, but was not shot. The two robbery suspects got away with an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene.
Bedford Co, VA - Two families in Bedford County are without a home after a fire damaged a duplex.
A Roanoke restaurant is the only eatery in western Virginia to be included on the 2013 "OpenTable Top 100" list.
Roanoke, VA - William Byrd High School and Middle School were put on lockdown for about 90 minutes Friday morning as police looked for a man who robbed a nearby tobacco store. Roanoke, VA - Developers broke ground Friday on a 22 acre piece of land in Roanoke that will eventually be home to a ton of new development.
Botetourt Co., VA - A Botetourt County woman is dead after her husband shot her at the couple's Carvin's Cove home before eventually taking his own life some time later Thursday.
Roanoke, VA – Roanoke police are looking for two people they say robbed prescription medications from a CVS Pharmacy Friday morning.
Roanoke, VA - Roanoke police need your help finding a man they say has been missing since May 10.
Botetourt Co., VA - Investigators in Botetourt County say a man killed his estranged wife before taking his own life Thursday night.
Roanoke Co., VA - Both William Byrd High School and William Byrd Middle School are on lockdown right now because of an armed robbery near the schools.
Roanoke had a mock disaster drill Thursday giving the Community Animal Response Team there a chance to practice their emergency response plan.
Roanoke, VA - A portion of a new roof of the Roanoke Civic Center got flooded Thursday on purpose!
A local organization has approved funding that will help improve transportation in the Roanoke area.
Rockbridge Co., VA - Rockbridge County's Natural Bridge is up for sale.
Salem, VA - A former volunteer volleyball coach for Salem High School has now been charged with 17 counts of unlawfully videotaping someone under the age of 18. DeWayne Barger, 37,turned himself into
Salem, VA - A former volunteer volleyball coach for Salem High School has now been charged with 17 counts of unlawfully videotaping someone under the age of 18.
Roanoke, VA - As part of statewide disaster training, the Roanoke Community Animal Response Team held a drill at the Roanoke Civic Center Thursday morning.
Roanoke, VA - A Roanoke business was seriously damaged in an overnight fire.
Rocky Mount, VA - The Franklin County Board of Supervisors voted to give an additional $300,000 to the school system.
Roanoke, VA - Cadets from Roanoke's Patrick Henry High School carried on an annual tradition when 14 cadets from the school's Air Force Junior ROTC program put flags on the graves of Veterans for Memorial Day.
Roanoke Co., VA - The Roanoke City Sheriff's Department set up a checkpoint of sorts downtown on Wednesday to raise money for a good cause.
Roanoke, VA - Roanoke police are searching for two people they say robbed a market wearing werewolf masks.
Roanoke Co., VA - The Roanoke County Police Department has found a teenager missing since Tuesday.
Roanoke, VA- Police are investigating a motorcycle accident.
Washington, DC - E.C. Glass High School senior Patricia Byars of Lynchburg won the Sixth Congressional District's 2013 Congressional Art Competition.
Roanoke, VA - A Roanoke City teacher was selected Tuesday to receive a Virginia Lottery Super Teacher award.
Most of us are used to hearing about Habitat For Humanity's efforts building homes for the less fortunate.
Storm chasers from Virginia Tech were in Oklahoma Monday as that deadly tornado smashed into an Oklahoma City suburb.
Roanoke, VA - After nearly two years of renovations Roanoke's "Center in the Square" is once again open for business, but you may not recognize it!
Roanoke Co., VA - Once again the national "Click It or Ticket" campaign is underway.
The GOP ticket continued its tour of Virginia Monday, stopping in Roanoke. Around a hundred people came out to welcome the trio.
Roanoke, VA - Slow moving thunderstorms moved across many locations in the Heart of Virginia Monday afternoon, including the Roanoke Valley, where rain caused flooding along roadways and areas of poor-drainage.
After nearly two years of renovations Roanoke's "Center in the Square" is once again open for business... but you may not recognize it!
They are a fact of life along the East and Gulf Coasts: hurricanes.
Roanoke, VA - The Blue Ridge Marathon was very profitable for the Roanoke area.
Blacksburg, VA – A Blacksburg man is being held in the Montgomery County jail after police say he stabbed a person early Sunday Morning.
Roanoke, VA - One person was taken to the hospital after their Roanoke apartment caught on fire.
Roanoke, VA - An early morning house fire in Roanoke left several people without a home Saturday.
Franklin Co., VA – Over 500 people armed with kayaks, canoes, and homemade floats raced and floated down Franklin County's two main rivers in races both Friday and Saturday.
Botetourt Co., VA - The sheriff's office responded to Carter Bank and Trust shortly after 11 a.m. Saturday in the 700 block of Blue Ridge Boulevard.
Lexington, VA - Governor Bob McDonnell is in Lexington Thursday addressing the class of 2013 at VMI.
Roanoke, VA - Some parents of Patrick Henry High School students are really upset because they say their kids were suspended for drinking on a school sanctioned trip. Roanoke Co., VA – There were some tense moments for fire crews in Roanoke County Wednesday morning.
Alleghany Co., VA - Ashley Kimberlin Rodriguez, 24, was reported missing Monday Morning. Her body was found about 12 hours later at the cemetery where her husband worked.
Rocky Mount, VA - The chairman of the Franklin County school board abruptly quit after a controversial vote at the school board meeting Monday Night.
Blacksburg, VA - Steger has led the public university through its darkest hour, the on campus massacre, and its billion dollar funding campaign.
Salem, VA - Eighteen more people have been laid off from a Roanoke Valley company.
Blacksburg, VA – Virginia Tech President Charles Steger has announced that he is stepping down.
Alleghany Co., VA - The Alleghany County Sheriff's Office is looking for the husband of a woman whose body was found in a shallow grave.
Blacksburg, VA - The League of American Bicyclists has designated Tech as a bicycle friendly university.
Roanoke, VA - Historians and preservationists both hope will save the property from a potential wrecking ball.
Roanoke, VA - Two people were injured, including a Roanoke firefighter, after a house caught on fire on the city's northwest side Monday.
Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police say they've arrested a woman in connection with a homicide last week.
Franklin Co., VA - An update on that illegal dumping case in Franklin County. A grand jury has indicted the owner of A Plus Septic Service.
Blacksburg, VA - Thomas Dingus will be honored as a Champion of Change.
Rocky Mount, VA – ABC 13 has a special report on our own web producer Jamey Singleton's recovery from a terrible accident in February. Jamey says for the first time, he can now put the pieces together.
Rocky Mount, VA – They say when life knocks you down, you can either get up, or stay down. For Jamey Singleton, the latter isn't an option.
Roanoke, VA - Around 20 people came out to downtown Roanoke Saturday for the "We Will Be Heard" Walk.
Roanoke, VA - Locally people are still very concerned about what took place in Boston. Those explosions happened more than 600 miles from Roanoke, but it was enough to cause local law enforcement to beef up security at this year's Blue Ridge Marathon.
Christiansburg, VA - School officials have now confirmed the identities of the two women wounded in Friday's shooting, in Christiansburg, at the New River Valley Community College.
Christiansburg, VA - New details are emerging after police say 18-year-old Neil Allen MacInnis opened fire injuring two women Friday afternoon, at the New River Valley Community College satellite campus in Christiansburg. That's located inside the New River Valley Mall.
Roanoke County, VA - Roanoke County Police need your help to solve an indecent exposure case.
Lexington, VA - When it comes to great small towns, you need to look no further than Lexington.
Rocky Mount, VA - South Main Street in Rocky Mount is shut down because of a water main break.
If you are planning on using I-81 in Montgomery County this week, be prepared for some night time detours.
Roanoke Co., VA – Fire officials are looking for the cause of a fire that broke out at Aramark Uniform Services in Vinton.
Pittsylvania County, VA - Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Investigators believe missing 16-year-old Daniel Moore is in Roanoke.
Roanoke, VA - For the second year in a row "HuntFest" was held at the Roanoke Civic Center.
Roanoke, VA - The Roanoke Department of Social Services will be closed Thursday, due to a power outage.
Roanoke, VA - Several businesses in the Grandin area of Roanoke were evacuated or asked to close after a car accident in the 2000 block of Memorial Avenue Wednesday afternoon.
Burnt Chimney, VA - Governor Bob McDonnell announced Monday the first-ever grant from the Governor's Agriculture and Forestry Industries Development (AFID) Fund to Homestead Creamery, Inc. during a visit to the Franklin County company's processing facility.
Roanoke, VA - The Roanoke Police Department teamed up with the Roanoke County Police Department Saturday, in an effort to get drunk drivers off of the streets.
Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police say they know who robbed a Bank of American branch Monday afternoon.
Roanoke, VA- Former President Clinton to campaign for President Obama at Patrick Henry High School in Roanoke Saturday night.
Blacksburg, VA- Blacksburg Police Officers are looking for a suspect in a armed robbery.
Roanoke, VA - Most areas in the Roanoke Valley are seeing good turnouts with many precincts having lines 50 deep and an hour to wait.
Roanoke County, VA - Fatal vehicle accident claims the life of a Craig County man.
RRoanoke Co., VA - Romney gave a short speech to a very enthusiastic crowd inside of a manufacturing plant owned by Integrity Windows.
Roanoke, VA - Romney will make an appearance in Roanoke on Thursday. This will be his second appearance in the Roanoke Valley.
Roanoke, VA - A handful of senior advisors to President Obama made a stop in our area before heading down to Florida for Monday night's final presidential debate.
Blacksburg, VA - For Tim Kaine and George Allen, Thursday night marked the final showdown, their last debate, held at Virginia Tech.
Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police are investigating a vehicle/pedestrian accident that happened Monday night.
Roanoke, VA - The Obama camp was busy in our area Monday as well with three stops from President Obama's "Gotta Vote" bus tour.
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