Kimberly McBroom, WDBJ7

Kimberly McBroom

WDBJ7

Roanoke, VA, United States

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Recent:
  • WDBJ7
Past:
  • NBC12 WWBT Richmond

Recent articles by Kimberly:

HOMETOWN ENTERTAINMENT: Irving Berlin’s “Holiday Inn” lights up stage at Mill Mountain’s Theatre

Families can take a break from the hustle and bustle from the holidays, and check out Irving Berlin's "Holiday Inn" → Read More

EARLY YEARS: Creative Caps Studio in Salem offering hands-on learning for kids of all abilities

Hands-on and sometimes messy activities are the centerpiece of a new art and learning studio → Read More

HOMETOWN ENTERTAINMENT: “Beauty and the Beast” to light up the Jefferson Center stage

The show runs at the Jefferson Center in Roanoke from December 2 to December 4 → Read More

EARLY YEARS: Bargain hunting and holiday budgeting tips for families

Host a gathering, instead of buying gifts to help save money over the holidays → Read More

EARLY YEARS: ParentsTogether warns of dangers of social media as marketing tool for drug dealers

Parent advocates calling on social media platforms to do more to protect their youngest users → Read More

Hometown Holiday Helpers: Blacksburg mom in need of double lung transplant for son

Lori Hooper is a busy mom and school cafeteria worker. → Read More

EARLY YEARS: Gen Z Voters to make a big impact on the midterm elections, according to a new NSHSS survey

According to the NSHSS survey, the top issue for Gen Z voters is racial equality → Read More

HOMETOWN ENTERTAINMENT: Roanoke Ballet Theatre presents “Dracula”

Roanoke Ballet Theatre is presenting Bram Stoker's legendary gothic love story set in 19th century Transylvania → Read More

EARLY YEARS: October is Infant Loss Awareness Month

According to the CDC, over a million pregnancies end in miscarriage and stillbirth each year. → Read More

EARLY YEARS: William Fleming teacher bringing mindfulness training to more area youth

The free Mindfulness Training class is being presented by TAP and the Gun Violence Prevention Commission → Read More

HOMETOWN ENTERTAINMENT: “The Secret Garden” taking stage at Jefferson Center

VCT describes it as a story of life and a story of the circle of life. → Read More

EARLY YEARS: Junior billiards player from Roanoke County preparing for world championship

Kinsley now holds several titles, including the current women's 10- ball championship title for Virginia → Read More

EARLY YEARS: Roanoke Valley authorities warning parents and teens about Rainbow fentanyl

State police warn if you get a pill off the street now, it's most likely fentanyl → Read More

HOMETOWN ENTERTAINMENT: Halestorm one of many great bands taking the stage at the Blue Ridge Rock Festival

Siblings Arejay and Lzzy Hale formed the hard rock band, Halestorm → Read More

EARLY YEARS: Roanoke County mom shares her struggle with cancer during pregnancy in the latest “Chicken Soup for the Soul” book

Cancer survivor Lynn Baringer says she'll donate 100% of her sales from "Chicken Soup for the Soul: Miracles and the Unexplainable" to Carilion Cancer Foundation → Read More

HOMETOWN ENTERTAINMENT: Kings to play First Fridays, as season starts to wind down

Music fans can feel good knowing that as they're having a good time, they're helping others. → Read More

HOMETOWN ENTERTAINMENT: Faith Fest coming to Elmwood Park Amphitheater

A huge lineup of gospel artists will take the stage Saturday, September 3 in Roanoke → Read More

EARLY YEARS: New data show drop in sports injuries among young athletes

Heightened safety culture is credited for a drop in overall sports injuries in recent years. → Read More

EARLY YEARS: Why optional isn’t always optional when it comes to college applications

Experts say students can boost their admission chances by visiting a college in person. → Read More

Author Beth Macy stops by WDBJ7 to discuss latest book, “Raising Lazarus”

Beth Macy says her latest book outlines solutions to the opioid crisis. → Read More