Vinton (Virginia, United States)

Type: City
Name: Vinton (Virginia, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 37.280998
Longitude: -79.897003
population: 7,718
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Gun sales in Virginia are down compared to 2013

FOREST (WSLS) - Gun sales in Virginia are down following three years of growth.Virginia State Police logged background checks for 219,491 transactions during the first seven months of 2014. That's down 23 percent from 286,480 transactions during the same ... [Published KPHO Phoenix - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Stephens, Ronald Ray

Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Ronald Ray Stephens.Ronald Ray Stephens, 73, of Burlington, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014, at Alamance Regional Medical Center, after a long battle with cancer. ... [Published Burlington Times-News - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Roanoke Police Seeking Suspect in Shots Fired Incident

LPD Response Triggers Community Outcry LPD Response Triggers Community OutcryLynchburg, VA - Residents of a street in the lower Rivermont area raised questions about a recent response to an incident by Lynchburg Police.Body of Missing Boater Found in ... [Published Capital Bay - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Authorities: Missing man found in Smith Mountain Lake

LYNCHBURG The body of a man missing since a boating accident in July on Smith Mountain Lake has been found, the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries confirmed Saturday afternoon.Ronald Lemons, 73, of Vinton was involved in a two-boat collision ... [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Search resumes on Smith Mountain Lake for Vinton man

. -Crews are resuming their search on Smith Mountain Lake for a missing Vinton man who has not been seen since a boating accident July 31.73-year-old Ronald Lemons was in a bass boat when it struck a Chris-Craft boat. He has not been recovered since the ... [Published WDBJ7.com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Vinton woman turns painful loss into passion for Alzheimer's Association

UPDATE Police: Mom punches man who helped with child found in hot car Police: Mom punches man who helped with child found in hot carUpdated: Tuesday, August 5 2014 11:34 PM EDT 2014-08-06 03:34:01 GMTA group of strangers stepped in when they saw a child ... [Published WSLS - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

OBIT - NAKDIMEN, Peggy Darliene

A bright light with a beautiful smile went out today. PeggyDarliene Nakdimen, 79 years old, was born May 22, 1935 and raisedin Big Stone Gap Virginia by her parents John Ray and Oma FernPowers. She grew up the third of five children. She was verydevoted ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

10 Sandwiches to Try

We asked: What’s the best sandwich in Southwest Virginia? You responded with picks from Viet Sub on Williamson Road, Bread Craft, Table 50 and Firefly in downtown Roanoke, Joe’s Deli in Salem and more.Your Top Five Sandwiches were: the Millet Grain Burger ... [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Byrd-Smith

Allison Elizabeth Byrd of Martinsville and Peter Joseph Smith III of Axton were married on June 7 at the Vinton War Memorial in Vinton. The Rev. Tim Johnson, uncle of the bridegroom, performed the ceremony.The bride is the daughter of David and Rachel ... [Published Martinsville Bulletin - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

'Expertise in volunteerism' displayed

WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- Volunteers. Survivors. Officials, friends, strangers.That's what has made the disaster in Wessington Springs worth fighting through, according to Gene Fastnacht, 67, of Wessington Springs.He has been in charge of organizing volunteers ... [Published Mitchell Daily Republic - Jul 12 2014]
First reported May 07 2014 - Updated May 07 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Raising the cigarette tax hurts merchants

The Virginia Wholesalers and Distributors Association is the statewide business trade group representing the interests of corporations and individuals involved in the manufacturing, sale, and distribution of convenience and grocery store products.It has ... [Published News Leader - May 07 2014]
First reported Apr 28 2014 - Updated Apr 28 2014 - 1 reports

Letters: A curious column by George Will

A curious column by George WillI read with interest George Will's column ("Regulatory overkill") on April 20. I must point out some inconsistencies. He spends a fair amount of time citing statements the Susan B. Anthony List issued supporting the veracity ... [Published Roanoke Times - Apr 28 2014]

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...ABC 13, went to his mailbox in July and saw a three hundred and eighteen dollar late fee deposit on his Appalachian Power bill, he went into shock. "I got down to the payment for this month, the month of August and now they've tacked on three hundred dollars and change." The power giant did in fact change its policy this summ
"I'm just happy I can dodo something for my community," he said. "It's the only thing I could really provide. I couldn't bring back the houses, belongings, but I could send people to a yard to help clean up around the house."
He then goes on to cite the Cincinnati regional office of the Internal Revenue Service as being "especially active in suppressing the political speech of conservative groups." This is the more serious problem
...attraction at the Academy of Music for four days … when a splendid big program will be offered by the inventor’s own traveling company of experts.” "The employees of the Virginia Bridge and Iron Company’s Roanoke plant assembled in front of the offices building yesterday morning and heard Pres. C E MichaelMichael read the plan for the pension fund established by the board of directors, effective January 1, 1914 … The pension plan was adopted voluntarily by the company. This company is one of the first of its size in the country to adopt a pension fund…”"

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Gun sales in Virginia are down compared to 2013 [Published KPHO Phoenix - Aug 18 2014]
Stephens, Ronald Ray [Published Burlington Times-News - Aug 17 2014]
Roanoke Police Seeking Suspect in Shots Fired I... [Published Capital Bay - Aug 10 2014]
Authorities: Missing man found in Smith Mountai... [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Aug 10 2014]
Search resumes on Smith Mountain Lake for Vinto... [Published WDBJ7.com - Aug 08 2014]
Vinton woman turns painful loss into passion fo... [Published WSLS - Aug 06 2014]
OBIT - NAKDIMEN, Peggy Darliene [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 05 2014]
10 Sandwiches to Try [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Jul 28 2014]
Byrd-Smith [Published Martinsville Bulletin - Jul 28 2014]
'Expertise in volunteerism' displayed [Published Mitchell Daily Republic - Jul 12 2014]
Letter: Raising the cigarette tax hurts merchants [Published News Leader - May 07 2014]
Letters: A curious column by George Will [Published Roanoke Times - Apr 28 2014]
Looking Back: Today in History, April 14, 2014 [Published Roanoke Times - Apr 13 2014]
Virginia Veterinary Medical Association Names 2... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Apr 09 2014]
Looking Back: Today in History, April 7, 2014 [Published Roanoke Times - Apr 07 2014]
Looking Back: Feb. 10, 2014 [Published Roanoke Times - Feb 09 2014]
Looking Back: Feb. 3, 2014 [Published Roanoke Times - Feb 03 2014]
Two farily mild days, then return to cold [Published Roanoke Times - Jan 12 2014]
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Roanoke, VA, April 09, 2014 --( PR.com )-- The Virginia Veterinary Medical Association (VVMA) has announced that Dr. Jesse A. Webster is the 2014 recipient of the Paul F. Landis Veterinarian of the Year Award. Presented in honor of former VVMA and American ...
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