Committee kills bill to OK parole for some inmates
"It's worked," Botetourt
County Commonwealth's Attorney Joel Branscom said. "Crime rates have
gone down. It truly has been one of the most successful pieces of
legislation in the last three or four decades." Branscom spoke against
Tata's bill Thursday ...
Roanoke;s teen pregnancy rate plunges 32%
Elsewhere in the Roanoke Valley, Roanoke County saw a small increase in 2010 while the rates in Botetourt
County and Salem dipped slightly. Nancy Hans of the Prevention Council
of Roanoke County said she and her colleagues will be scrutinizing the ...
Prescription for the economy: Roanoke students-turned-economists put knowledge ...
Roanoke College News
Crook, who is the CFO of Bank of Botetourt
and a Roanoke College graduate, introduced the Fed Challenge program to
the college when she began working at Roanoke as an adjunct economics
professor. "There is not a lot in the field of economics that gives ...