Thursday, July 28, 2011

Virginia farm contributes to The Greenbrier's gourmet cuisine
WDBJ7.com
BOTETOURT CO., Va. — 2010 was an epic year for The Greenbrier with the opening of the new casino, and the return of professional golf to the Old White course. There was another accomplishment that has its roots in the soil of western Virginia ...


Greenbrier Classic golf tournament draws big local crowd
Roanoke Times
Rodney Spickard from Botetourt County had a similar experience. He made the trip up US 220 on Monday for a pro-am event. "I didn't even get to the gate before I ran into somebody from Cloverdale," said Spickard, who was accompanied by his son, Samuel, ...


Minors all-star baseball team eliminated in state tourney
Altavista
The Appomattox Minors All-Star baseball team was eliminated from the State Tournament on Sunday at the Botetourt Sports Complex. Appomattox was eliminated in the double-elimination tournament after losing on Saturday to Prince Edward and Sunday to ...


 Former Va. Sen. Brandon Bell considers running as independent
Roanoke Times
Instead of retiring or running against Newman in a primary, Smith decided to move from Botetourt County to Roanoke County and run in the 19th District, which is now represented by Sen. Bill Stanley, R-Franklin County. Stanley in turn moved into the ...


 8th Goonz member sentenced in cocaine case
Roanoke Times
Investigators from the Botetourt County Sheriff's Office tracked down the Goonz involved in the Daleville robbery, and a multiagency task force tied them to about two dozen other home invasions. Assistant US Attorney Charlene Day said Wednesday that ...

  

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