blacksburg blacksburg  /b ˈlæks bərɡ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a university town in southwestern Virginia (west of Roanoke) in the Allegheny Mountains

News

  1. Long & Foster’s Blacksburg branch announces new staff

    Long & Foster’s Blacksburg office is pleased to welcome transfer agent Blair Lawton and new agents Heather Nipper and Robert Kincaid to their staff of real estate agents. TRANSFER AGENT: Blair Lawton -(540) 239-5388 Blair Lawton is a resident of Blacksburg where she lives with her husband, 2 retired Greyhounds, and 2 pugs. As a [...]
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

  2. Families Of Victims Of Virginia Tech And Newtown Massacres Gather In Blacksburg To Voice Support For Common-Sense ...

    BLACKSBURG, Va., June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Family members of victims of the Virginia Tech and Newtown massacres gathered in Blacksburg, Virginia today to voice their support for common-sense background ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Blacksburg police investigating death of 24-year-old woman

    The Blacksburg Police Department is investigating the death of a 24-year-old woman.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WDBJ 7 Roanoke

Quotes

  1. "Laura and I have come to Blacksburg today with hearts full of sorrow," Bush said in a six-minute speech at a convocation on the campus where 33 people, including the suspected gunman, died in two separate shootings the day before. "This is a...
    on Apr 17, 2006 By: President Bush Source: 940 News

  2. "What happened in Blacksburg was a terrible tragedy - 32 people were murdered. But if you take a look, 30 people are murdered every single day in America, it is just spread across 50 states, so it isn'ta newsworthy event," Bloomberg said two...
    on Apr 20, 2007 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "We have a challenge ahead of us playing Virginia Tech in Blacksburg," Friedgen said. "It's a tough place to play, but if we want to win this conference, we have to win those games."
    on Oct 26, 2008 By: Ralph Friedgen Source: Examiner.com

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