Storytelling takes center stage at Botetourt County Festival
This weekend, storytelling will take center stage at the Sounds of the Mountains Festival in Botetourt County. Moments after Michael Reno Harrell took the stage at Camp Bethel, he had the young audience in the palm of his hand.
New study shows life expectancy rates for Southwest Virginia
Further north Roanoke, Campbell, Montgomery, Bedford, and Botetourt
counties have life expectancies of 75 to 76 years, between five and six
years less than the national average. Another interesting finding of
this study is that women's life spans are ...