• New, more severe charge added to collision-with-train case

    The father whose 3-year-old daughter died when his car collided with a train in Elliston is now facing a harsher charge.

  • Trial in entombed body case postponed indefinitely

    CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — A woman charged with killing a man whose body was found entombed in concrete has been declared incompetent to stand trial. The Roanoke Times reports (http://bit.ly/1LZkRZF ) that 52-year-old Janice Burney…

  • Human remains found at home in Elliston

    ELLISTON, Va. (AP) — Police are investigating human remains found in a home in Elliston. The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office tells media outlets that deputies found the remains on Tuesday morning after responding to a…