Blacksburg

After the mass shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High school in Parkland last February, survivors vowed to work for gun violence prevention. Several of them hit the road last month for their “Road to Change” tour.  This week they’ll stop in some Virginia towns, including Blacksburg, for a town hall gathering at the Lyric Theater.

Humans are social creatures, but these days, many people say they feel socially isolated.  In Blacksburg a group of guys is taking things into their own hands to put the ‘social’ back in ‘life. 

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Last month was one of the warmest Mays ever, with a few locations across Virginia seeing record average temperatures.

A small army of water rights advocates is holding a summit on water justice in Blacksburg June 1st and 2nd. They're looking to share skills and bring people together around what they call 'the human right that is water.' 

James Glass

The Boy Scouts of America is known for its leadership training through service and outdoor activities. As its name suggests, it's for boys only. But that's about to change. 

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