Monday, January 12, 2009

House Fire Destroys Farmhouse in Roanoke County - Firefighter ...
Photos by Rhett Fleitz. Filed Under: Feature Articles, News Tagged: Blue Ridge, Botetourt County, Firefight, House Fire, Rhett Fleitz, Roanoke County, Roanoke County Fire and Rescue, Troutville, Vinton, Vinton Fire Department ... -

Botetourt Co. board revisits unusual dwelling in Oriskany -
Roanoke Times Sat, 10 Jan 2009 10:46 PM PST
Botetourt County officials are still trying to determine how to classify a home. The log cabin-trailer hybrid on Old Rail Road in Oriskany is too small to be a modular home yet too large to be a recreational vehicle. Its exterior appearance differentiates it from a typical recreational vehicle, but it is on wheels and it has a porch.

High school roundup: Blacksburg comes back strong to edge Lord Botetourt -
Roanoke Times Sat, 10 Jan 2009 10:48 PM PST
BLACKSBURG -- Down 17 points with 1:40 remaining in the third quarter, Blacksburg's girls basketball staged a big comeback on the way to a 46-43 win over Lord Botetourt on Saturday. Led by Katy Kipps' 21 points, Blacksburg started attacking the basket in the fourth quarter and had six different players score. The Bruins outscored the Cavaliers 19-8 in the fourth quarter.

Postal workers to share lottery winnings
By . employees, who work at the U.S. Postal Service's main processing plant in Roanoke, are Dana Harris, Frank Mauceri and Jeffrey Young of Roanoke; Kim Holbrook of Lynchburg; Amanda Walkup of Troutville; Alfred Wray of Boones Mill; ...Postal News Network -

Rich Hill Missouri History: Huckeby, George Proffltt
By Bart McClaughry His father, a native of Hardin (now Breckinridge) County, Kentucky, was a son of John Huckeby, a native of Botetourt County. Virginia, who removed to Kentucky in the early days of that State. Elijah Huckeby was born in 1811. ...Rich Hill Missouri History -

Virginia Family Tree Genealogy: Book Review: "Botetourt County ...
By Kevin Lett The following is a summary of the last name index of John Vogt and T. William Kethley, Jr.'s Botetourt County Virginia Marriages 1770-1853. Entries show both bride and groom's names, marriage bond or license date and sometimes witnesses ...Virginia Family Tree Genealogy -

Around Roanoke, VA (A Daily Photo Blog): Red Bird
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