Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Flooding Washes Out Parts of Botetourt County
WSET
Botetourt Co., VA - Buchanan sits and waits as the James River continues to rise. With rain still in the forecast, things are not looking good for folks in Botetourt County. Roads remain washed out; entire parts of Buchanan were under water. The fury ...


 Republican candidate to replace Putney has been chosen
Lynchburg News and Advance
Austin, a member of his county's Board of Supervisors and the only person with government experience in the four-candidate field, was chosen in a “firehouse primary” by voters in Bedford, Botetourt and Alleghany counties. Jim McKelvey of Bedford County ...


 TRAFFIC ALERT: Tractor-trailer accident on I-81 South in Botetourt County cleared
WDBJ7
... EDT, May 7, 2013. BOTETOURT CO., Va.—. The accident has been cleared, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. ====================== As of 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, one lane of Interstate 81 South in Botetourt County was back open.


Rain keeps the James River rising in Botetourt County
WDBJ7
"Water was actually shooting off the bank....it was like a cliff,” Matthew Connor, Botetourt County resident, said. Again, fire officials expect the James River to continue to rise in the next few hours. We have been keeping an eye on the picnic tables ...


Tree planting in Botetourt County honors victims of Connecticut ...
Arbor Day brought a moment of silence for the victims of the Connecticut school shooting, and a living memorial here in southwestern Virginia. Fifth graders at ...
articles.wdbj7.com/2013.../arbor-day-tree-planting_38850356


Route 11 pavement collapses in Botetourt County - WSLS 10 NBC ...
We're told storm debris blocked a culvert, and caused the pavement to collapse north of Buchanan.
www.wsls.com/.../route-11-pavement-collapses-in-botetourt-c...

   

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