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Meet local TV personality Brie Jackson . . .

Brie Jackson – Photo courtesy of WSLS 10
Brie Jackson – Photo courtesy of WSLS 10 by Staff Writer

follow url Meet award-winning journalist Brie Jackson! She anchors the weekend news at 6:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. on WSLS Channel-10. Ms. Jackson covers breaking news, politics and other stories affecting the community that she has been  part of for only a year and a half. Yet she is interested in “getting to know it better and in finding out what makes it special.”

canadian viagra She started her news career as a video editor and associate producer at WJLA in Washington, DC and has worked as a television reporter in Myrtle Beach, SC and Salisbury, MD. Continue reading Meet local TV personality Brie Jackson . . .

New community restaurant up and ready to serve

Hers & Mine retaurant on Salem Turnpike
Hers & Mine retaurant on Salem Turnpike

by Shawn Nowlin

The chances of a restaurant being successful these days significantly increase when the owners are passionate about their product, service, not afraid to take chances and genuinely care about the consumers. The latest restaurant to fit that bill is Hers & Mine.

Located at 2004 Orange Avenue in northwest Roanoke, Twella Stewart (Hers) and Derrick Stewart (Mine) are primed and ready to the serve the community.  Before they were at their current location the husband and wife team did mobile catering for a several years. “We are doing real well so far and have served over 600 customers since opening a month ago,” Derrick said. “We still have Hers & Mine mobile units and will continue to serve certain areas about town.” Continue reading New community restaurant up and ready to serve

Mother of the Year Recognition

Rev. Dr. Cedric E. Malone and the church family of Greater Mt. Zion Baptist Church recognized Deaconess Leslie Y. Terry as “Mother of the Year” on Sunday, May 10 during the 11:00 a.m. worship service.

Deaconess Terry was born and raised in Roanoke, the third child of Mrs. Shirley W. Ollie, educated in Roanoke City Public Schools and an alumnae  of Lucy Addison High School. She started her Christian journey as a child and was baptized at High Street Baptist Church. Continue reading Mother of the Year Recognition

Assistant Living Grand Opening

Ingram Assistant Living
Ingram Assistant Living

The grand opening of Ingram on Patterson, Assistant Living will take place on Saturday, May 16 between 12 noon and 3:00 p.m.

The public is invited to come and tour the facility located at 1801 Patterson Ave S.W.

Rev. Charles and Mary Ingram will be operating the facility along with their two daughters Stephaine and Juanita and granddaughter Skylar.

All are encouraged to come join this great event.