Tag: Roanoke Civic Center

Miss State Fair Courtney Garrett is crowned Miss Virginia

The reigning Miss State Fair of Virginia, Courtney Garrett, was crowned Miss Virginia 2014 June 28 at the Roanoke Civic Center.


Videocast: Barack Obama in Roanoke

Video from Barack Obama in Roanoke addressing health-care issues. Length: 4:15 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6OzxuFnqhSE]


White House ’08: Obama makes case in Roanoke

The Top Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Barack Obama had two words Friday for supporters who want to think that he has the ’08 presidential election sewn up. “New Hampshire.” “We were up 10 in the polls the day before the election, and we ended up losing. We were up in Texas and Ohio, we […]


White House ’08: Obama to rally Roanoke, Valley

Staff Report Democratic Party presidential nominee Barack Obama will make a campaign stop in Roanoke on Friday, his seventh trip to Virginia since the end of the primaries. The event at the Roanoke Civic Center is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required, but it is strongly encouraged that those wishing to […]