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  • April Mugshots

    April Mugshots

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:42:32 GMT
    Thomas Allen WinstonThomas Allen Winston
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
  • March Mugshots

    March Mugshots

    Monday, April 7 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-04-07 16:49:38 GMT
    Michelle Marie Bussiere was arrested last week and charged with identity theft, forgery, theft under $500, among other charges.  (Source: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office)Michelle Marie Bussiere was arrested last week and charged with identity theft, forgery, theft under $500, among other charges. (Source: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office)
    This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. 
    This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. 
  • Roanoke Mother stands up against bullying after son's suicide

    Roanoke Mother stands up against bullying after son's suicide

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:05:18 GMT
    A Roanoke County mother is standing up against bullying after her 16-year-old son committed suicide. Maxx Poff was found dead on February 20th from a gunshot wound. "Maxx was a lover. He wasn't a fighter and it just kills me to know the pain he was going through for somebody bullying him," Maxx's mother Dianna Poff says. Roanoke County Assistant Police Chief Chuck Mason says detectives heard information was being circulated through social media that suggested bullying was the mean reason fo...
    A Roanoke County mother is standing up against bullying after her 16-year-old son committed suicide. Maxx Poff was found dead on February 20th from a gunshot wound. "Maxx was a lover. He wasn't a fighter and it just kills me to know the pain he was going through for somebody bullying him," Maxx's mother Dianna Poff says. Roanoke County Assistant Police Chief Chuck Mason says detectives heard information was being circulated through social media that suggested bullying was the mean reason fo...
  • UPDATE: Police say no indicators Greenway shooting victim knew suspect

    UPDATE: Police say no indicators Greenway shooting victim knew suspect

    UPDATE: Police say no indicators Greenway shooting victim knew suspect

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:38:24 GMT
    According to Roanoke City Police a shooting suspect is at large after one person was shot on the Roanoke River Greenway near the Ramada Inn on Franklin Road. Police say the victim has non-life threatening injuries. The call came in around 8:55.
    According to Roanoke City Police a shooting suspect is at large after one person was shot on the Roanoke River Greenway near the Ramada Inn on Franklin Road. Police say the victim has non-life threatening injuries. The call came in around 8:55.
  • 12-year-old accidentally kills little brother in Franklin Co.

    12-year-old accidentally kills little brother in Franklin Co.

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:24:35 GMT
    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a 12-year-old year boy accidentally killed his 7-year-old brother. Deputies received a 911 call about shots fired on Tuesday, April 21 stat 11:46 a.m.
    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a 12-year-old year boy accidentally killed his 7-year-old brother. Deputies received a 911 call about shots fired on Tuesday at 11:46 a.m.
  • Greene Co. deputies arrest 11 people reportedly involved in drug activity, burglary

    Greene Co. deputies arrest 11 people reportedly involved in drug activity, burglary

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:25:46 GMT
    Sharon DaleSharon Dale
    The Greene County Sheriff’s Department arrested 11 people Saturday morning through Monday afternoon, who were reportedly involved in illegal drug activity and a residential burglary.
    The Greene County Sheriff’s Department arrested 11 people Saturday morning through Monday afternoon, who were reportedly involved in illegal drug activity and a residential burglary.
  • Roanoke City Police investigates armed robbery

    Roanoke City Police investigates armed robbery

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:43 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:43:33 GMT
    Roanoke City Police are investigating an armed robbery at Check Into Cash, which is located at Valley View Boulevard.
    Roanoke City Police are investigating an armed robbery at Check Into Cash, which is located at Valley View Boulevard.
  • Google challenges nonprofits on ideas to use Glass

    Google challenges nonprofits on ideas to use Glass

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-04-22 17:05:54 GMT
    Google has a challenge for U.S. nonprofits. On Tuesday, the tech giant is asking nonprofit groups to propose ideas for how to use the Web-connected eyewear Google Glass in their work.
    Google has a challenge for U.S. nonprofits. On Tuesday, the tech giant is asking nonprofit groups to propose ideas for how to use the Web-connected eyewear Google Glass in their work.
  • Fire at Saw Mill in Bedford County is under investigation

    Fire at Saw Mill in Bedford County is under investigation

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:55:50 GMT
    A fire ata saw mill in Bedford County is under investigation. It happened thisafternoon around 5 at Central Virginia Pallet and Stake on Centerville Road.Bedford County's Fire Chief says there were no injuries, but the owner estimates the damages at about $75,000The chief says thefire is still burning, and it will likely burn for a few days, but it is contained.The cause of the fire is unknown, butit's believed to be accidental.
    A fire ata saw mill in Bedford County is under investigation. It happened thisafternoon around 5 at Central Virginia Pallet and Stake on Centerville Road.Bedford County's Fire Chief says there were no injuries, but the owner estimates the damages at about $75,000The chief says thefire is still burning, and it will likely burn for a few days, but it is contained.The cause of the fire is unknown, butit's believed to be accidental.
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  • Roanoke runners honor Boston marathon victims, Police prepare for Blue Ridge race

    Roanoke runners honor Boston marathon victims, Police prepare for Blue Ridge race

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:02 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:02:35 GMT
    The running community is traditionally a close knit community. When tragedies occur like the Boston Marathon Bombings, runners take it personally. This week, the usual Tuesday night Fleet Feet Pub Run in roanoke started differently as athletes recognized those who lost their lives in the Boston Marathon Bombings. "This is something that has certainly bonded people together" said Lisa Nielsen, Fleet Feet runner. "I know a lot of people ran our marathon in Roanoke last year because of what happ...
    The running community is traditionally a close knit community. When tragedies occur like the Boston Marathon Bombings, runners take it personally. This week, the usual Tuesday night Fleet Feet Pub Run in roanoke started differently as athletes recognized those who lost their lives in the Boston Marathon Bombings. "This is something that has certainly bonded people together" said Lisa Nielsen, Fleet Feet runner. "I know a lot of people ran our marathon in Roanoke last year because of what happ...
  • Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute Develops New Cancer Research Initiative

    Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute Develops New Cancer Research Initiative

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:01:25 GMT
    Virginia Tech Carilion Research Insititue brings in millions of research dollars to the Roanoke Valley.
    Virginia Tech Carilion Research Insititue brings in millions of research dollars to the Roanoke Valley.
  • Blue Ridge Marathon Runners Make the Most of the Mountains

    Blue Ridge Marathon Runners Make the Most of the Mountains

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:05:50 GMT
    Ultra-Marathoner Sean WorkowskiUltra-Marathoner Sean Workowski
    Running "the double" is becoming a tradition for some runners in the Star City.
    Running "the double" is becoming a tradition for some runners in the Star City.
  • Lupita Nyong'o named People's 'Most Beautiful'

    Lupita Nyong'o named People's 'Most Beautiful'

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:14 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:14:42 GMT
    People magazine has named Lupita Nyong'o as the "World's Most Beautiful" for 2014.
    People magazine has named Lupita Nyong'o as the "World's Most Beautiful" for 2014.
  • Jeff Haniewich

    Jeff Haniewich

    Storm Team 10 Meteorologist Jeff Haniewich joined WSLS October 2003 from our sister station WNCT in North Carolina.
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  • Defending Champion Blackburg Still Chugging Along

    Defending Champion Blackburg Still Chugging Along

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:05:24 GMT
        Blacksburg boys soccer is 6-1-1 in the early going this season--and playing better defense than the record may indicate.
        Blacksburg boys soccer is 6-1-1 in the early going this season--and playing better defense than the record may indicate.
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