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Brothers Young To Play Milepost Music Event At Peaks of Otter

Roanoke Bluegrass duo The Brothers Young to play free concert June 9 Milepost Music is bringing live mountain music to Peaks of Otter, located at milepost 85.6 in Bedford, Va....

Blacksburg Summer Arts Festival 2024 Promises Free Fun and Entertainment For All

If you are planning to be in Blacksburg for the summer, take some time to...

VA Student Win Big in International Competition While Helping NASA Return to Moon

Two teams of Virginia high school students topped more than 600 teams to take home...

Blue Ridge Music Festival Presents Mozart & Haydn in The Mountains

Join David Stewart Wiley, Conductor and Festival Virtuosi Orchestra with guest soloists on period natural...

Miss America, Madison Marsh, Will Be Honored Guest at 2024 Miss Virginia Pageant

The Miss Virginia Opportunity, Inc., is honored to announce that Madison Marsh, Miss America 2024,...

Movie Actor-Turned-Troubadour Makes Roanoke Appearance

Ronny Cox’s recent three-man band performance at the Roanoke Main Library was moved from the Brady Room Patio to the mezzanine due to rain,...

Arts Council Meeting Issues Call to Unify

The arts "need championing," according to Carol Bewley Dalhouse, the first executive Director of The Arts Council of the Blue Ridge. Dalhouse made her...

Southwest Virginia Ballet Kicks Off 20th Season With “TIES”

Southwest Virginia Ballet will take part in the third annual Roanoke Arts Festival on Saturday, October 3 with two performances (3 and 7 p.m.)...

Retired PH Librarian to Exhibit Paintings at WVTF

Recently retired from Patrick Henry High School, librarian Anna Wentworth now has more time to devote to another passion: her painting. The Radford University...

Jeepers Creepers! New Documentary Recalls Local TV “Horror Hosts”

Sean Kotz’s introduction to television horror hosting came in 1975 when he was a ten-year-old living on the eastern side of Virginia, where TV...

Rimsky-Korsakov Descendant to Make U.S. Debut in Roanoke

The Roanoke Symphony Orchestra with David Stewart Wiley, Music Director, opens a new season on Monday evening October 5, 2009.  Opening Night is the...