Sounds of explosions reported in Botetourt, Alleghany Counties
People in south Botetourt
County and Alleghany County are reporting sounds of explosions since
early Saturday morning. “The door in my house just shook. [It] keeps
sounding like cannons going off” said Stephanie Surprenant. We called
the Botetourt ...
Loud booms heard in several counties in the WDBJ7 viewing area
We've gotten a few dozen calls from WDBJ7 viewers in Botetourt, Craig and Alleghany Counties today about loud "booms" that have been heard and felt all throughout the day. Botetourt County Sheriff's Department tells Your Hometown News Leader the noise ..
There;s much ado about a nonevent;
I know you devilish readers well, I'm certain a few of you chose B. But
if you've been reading this newspaper lately, you know the correct
answer is C. Outrageous as it seems, that's precisely what has happened
to Lord Botetourt High School ...
Botetourt County rescuers warn of dangerous James River conditions
river levels well above flood stage, rescue crews say people should not
take the risk. (more) After rescuing four people from a capsized boat
on the James River, rescue crews are warning people to stay out of the
river. "It is extremely dangerous ...