Breckinridge Spelling Bee winners

Breckinridge Elementary School recently held its school Spelling Bee. All fifth grade students competed at the classroom level, and the top 10 spellers then...

School division announces middle schools’ second 9-weeks honor rolls

Central Academy Middle SchoolA Honor RollEIGHTH GRADE – Benjamin Bailey, Olivia Barkett, Kendall Bennington, Patrick Clevenger, Tanner Dillow, Hannah Falls, Emma Fleming, Dakota Gilliam,...

Manning graduates from Jacksonville State

Scott Manning of Roanoke was one of nearly 600 students awarded a degree at Jacksonville State University's fall commencement on December 15 in Jacksonville,...

JMU announces local students on President’s List

James Madison University has announced the following students made the President's List for the fall 2017 semester:From Buchanan: Sydney Gordon From Fincastle: Augustus...

Area students on JMU Dean’s List

James Madison University has announced the following students made the Dean's List for the fall 2017 semester: Carly Morgan Altizer of Roanoke.Jared Patrick Arney of...

DSLCC offering four non-credit life support courses

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College is offering a series of four life support courses this semester through its non-credit program. Steve Hall is the...

Austin named to VT Dean’s List

Molly S. Austin of Buchanan has been named to the Dean's List at Virginia Tech. She is a junior in the College of Agriculture...

Kindergarten registration day set for Feb. 19 at all elementary schools

Kindergarten registration for the 2018-2019 school term is scheduled for Monday, Feb. 19 from 12:30 -6:30 p.m. at each Botetourt County elementary school. Virginia school...

School division announces elementary second 9-weeks honor rolls

Botetourt County elementary school honor rolls for the second nine-weeks are:Breckinridge ElementaryA Honor RollFIFTH GRADE – Kaeli Berry, Blake LovernFOURTH GRADE – Elise Buchanan,...

VWCC biotechnology program recognized with Math & Science Programs That Works award

Virginia Western Community College’s biotechnology program was honored last week at the State Library of Virginia in Richmond during the Virginia Mathematics & Science...

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