Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Vietnam War radio legend Adrian Cronauer shares his memories
WDBJ 7 Roanoke Tue, 16 Aug 2011 04:44 AM PDT
He will speak to the public Wednesday, August 17 at Friendship Retirement Community in Roanoke "Gooooooood morning, Vietnam!" Those words are forever immortalized in the 1987 film starring Robin Williams. The comic actor portrayed a character based on real-life Vietnam War disc jokey, Adrian Cronauer. Now retired, and living in Botetourt County, Cronauer recalls his days as a disc jockey for the ...


Independent seeks treasurer's office in Botetourt County
Roanoke Times
Blue Ridge resident Michael Rock announced Friday his plans to run for treasurer of Botetourt County as an independent in November. On Thursday night, Bill Arney secured the nomination from Botetourt County Republicans to run for treasurer by garnering ...


Eagle Rock library is the largest in the county, but has the smallest collection
WDBJ7.com
A local group hopes people are checkin' out and coughin' up to help a Botetourt County library. Friends of the Eagle Rock library are working to stock the shelves. The library is the largest in the county, but has the smallest collection. ...


 HIGH SCHOOL GOLF
Franklin News Post
Prillaman (76-70, 146) finished in a tie for third place with Lyndsey Hunnell (74-72, 146) of Lord Botetourt and Drew Board (73-73, 146) of Cave Spring, but was awarded the fourth-place medal on a match of cards. "I made a lot of putts,' Prillaman said ...


Longwood Earns GCAA All-Academic Team Award
Longwood Athletics
The members of the team include recent graduates Jed Rasnick |Roanoke (Lord Botetourt) and Michael Young |Oakville, Ontario (Trafalgar), current seniors Bobby Fox |South Riding, Va. (Xavier, Conn.), Austin Gray |Midlothian (Monacan), Kenny Leech |Boca ...


   

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