A new enrichment program designed to expose children to a wider range of career fields will soon open in the Star City.
Saturday was move in day for students at Roanoke College as hundreds of freshman start their college career and explore downtown Salem.
Construction on the new Waddell Elementary School in Lexington is nearly complete.
Over three hundred volunteers from Roanoke and Salem came out today for the “Takin it to the schools” service project.
It is almost August, and that means back to school for many kids in the area.
10 out of 12 elementary schools qualify for free lunch according to the Lynchburg City Schools Education Foundation Executive Director.