Ratcliffe graduates magna cum laude from Roanoke

  Lauren Ratcliffe graduated magna cum laude and with honors from Roanoke College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology on May 6. She is...

CAMS students earn NJHS Achievement Awards

  Five students at Central Academy Middle School have been awarded the National Junior Honor Society Outstanding Achievement Award for 2017. This award recognizes 500...

Greenfield first graders visit Safari Park

  First grade students from Greenfield Elementary recently enjoyed a field trip to the Virginia Safari Park near Natural Bridge. Students had the...

Students raise enough funds for PTA to have principal kiss a pig

  Eagle Rock Elementary School Principal Sandy Gould got more than a smooch from Beasley the pig after the PTA raised over $5,600 for instructional...

DSLCC unveils Donor Wall that recognizes over $4M in donations

  The culmination of a highly successful capital campaign at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College was observed April 27 with the unveiling of a Donor...

Wampler presented Excellence in Biology Award

  Emily Wampler was presented the Excellence in Biology Award at a recent annual awards day ceremony held at North Greenville University in Tigerville, S.C. The...

Fincastle Preschool accepting applications for 2017-18 school year

  Fincastle Preschool at the Methodist Church is accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. The school has been serving Botetourt for over 40 years and...

JRHS FFA Poultry Team state champions; the 5th state title in past 3 years

The James River High School FFA captured its fifth state championship in the past three years on April 19. James River sent five FFA members...

BTEC FFA chapter annual plant sale Thursday, Friday at school; at Farmers Market Saturday

The Botetourt Technical Education Center’s FFA chapter Fincastle is hosting its annual plant sale at the school Thursday and Friday, May 4 and 5...

Virginia Western earns 2nd place in Digital Community College Survey

  Virginia Western Community College was honored with second place in the Digital Community Colleges Survey, which recognizes the top community colleges in utilizing technology...