UPDATED: Former Salem Police Officer busted in Meth lab
WDBJ 7 Roanoke Tue, 08 Jun 2010 13:01 PM PDT
State Police along with Botetourt County Sheriff's deputies busted a man and woman in Botetourt County for running a meth lab on Friday, June 4th. Glenda Faulkner, who's 48 and Christopher Journell, who's ...
Two Arrested for Running Possible Meth Lab
48-year-old Glenda Jean Faulkner and 40-year-old Christopher Scott Journell both of Troutville were arrested after police found a possible lab on Blacksburg ...
Meth lab busted in Troutville; two residents jailed
Two Troutville residents were jailed on drug charges after police raided their home on Blacksburg Road and found a methamphetamine laboratory, state police ...
Dead hiker was from Florida - roanoke.com
Roanoke Times Tue, 08 Jun 2010 22:39 PM PDT
Fellow Appalachian Trail enthusiasts knew the man, found dead Friday, as "Island Boy." An Appalachian Trail hiker found dead in a shelter in Botetourt County on Friday has been identified as Michael Wade Smith, 60, of Big Pine Key, Fla....
Officials: Appalachian Trail hiker died early in trek
The Virginian-Pilot Tue, 08 Jun 2010 05:51 AM PDT
By Rex Bowman A hiker found dead on the Appalachian Trail in Botetourt County on Friday apparently had been hiking only a few days and was at the very beginning of what he anticipated would be a three-month adventure, authorities said Monday.
Va. studies raising road speed limit
Washington Post (blog)
They include I-64 from Clifton Forge to the West Virginia border, I-81 in Botetourt County between mile markers 151 and 179, and I-95 from Ashland to Kings ...