Latest Roanoke Stories

2011-11-02 07:00:00

Hollins Communications Research Institute (HCRI - http://www.stuttering.org), a leader in stuttering research and treatment innovation, launches a multifaceted

2011-10-17 07:00:00

Hollins Communications Research Institute (HCRI – http://www.stuttering.org), a leading center for stuttering research and therapy innovation, has extended

2011-09-21 14:00:00

Jerome Parnell III will be responsible for AppTech Solutions contract manufacturing, R&D pipeline, and strategic growth.

2011-07-29 08:00:00

ROANOKE, Va., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of new mobile broadband cell site in Troutville that will enhance coverage for area residents and businesses.

2011-07-25 06:00:00

ROANOKE, Va., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Five Roanoke students were recently awarded the Virginia's Future Leaders scholarships through a partnership between Cox Communications and the Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.