The New River Valley’s Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford areas have
been ranked third on Farmers Insurance Group’s third annual list of
safe small towns in which to live. The Insurance Group rates the
safety of areas based on criteria like climate, crime rate, and
unemployment rate. Other safe towns in Virginia? Lynchburg,
Charlottesville, and Harrisonburg also made the list. Click here to read more at Earth Times.org.