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The Origin of the Rescue Mission of Roanoke

The Rescue Mission of Roanoke has become a fixture in the region. It began as one couple’s mission to help others. The beginnings were humble, a small store front in downtown Roanoke.... Read more »
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Booker T. Washington National Monument

From the Archives–This episode of Inside the Outside tackles the history of the region. The Booker T. Washington National Monument in Franklin County, Virginia, offers visitors a glimpse into the past.  Trails... Read more »
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Roanoke & The Railroad: Riding the Mainline

From the Archives: We reached way back and pulled this one off one of our archive CDs. This is from 2003 commissioned by Cox Communications, it follows Roanoke’s history from a time... Read more »
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The Making of the Mill Mountain Star

The Mill Mountain Star has become the symbol of the Roanoke Region. It began as a Christmas decoration in the 1940s to inspire holiday shopping. The idea went from inception to fruition... Read more »
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Historic Gainsboro: The impact of Urban Renewal

Roanoke’s Historic Gainsboro dates back to the founding of the Star City.  The neighborhood became a city within the city as its African American residents built a thriving community.  It was self-sustaining,... Read more »

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