Around 30,000 guests expected for Virginia Tech graduation

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) _ About 5,000 students are set to receive diplomas at Virginia Tech’s spring commencement. Gov. Terry McAuliffe is the keynote speaker for the main ceremony Friday morning at Lane Stadium. The graduate school commencement will follow at Cassell Coliseum. Twenty-eight college and departmental ceremonies are set for later Friday and Saturday. The […]

Va. officials: Strawberry crop late but sweet

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) _ Virginia agriculture officials say the state’s strawberry crop is coming to market a little late, but it will be worth the wait. The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services says cooler weather at many farms delayed this year’s strawberry crop by one to three weeks. But those conditions help boost the […]

May is National Bike Month

    May is National Bike Month and locally the observance includes a film festival. WLNI’s Gene Marrano has more: 05-06 Bike Shorts WLNI-WEB