|Online Schedule: April 27-May 1, May 4-8, May 11-15, May 18-22
Weekly Schedule for Jim Bresnahan’s Online, Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-Noon on WREL.
April 27-May 1
Monday: Update on Rockbridge County Issues
Tuesday: Virginia Sports with Chris Graham of the Augusta Free Press
Wednesday: The Political Hour,... more >>
|Town Hall Meetings in Virginia
The Virginia Cyber Security Commission is hosting town hall meetings throughout the state over the next few months.
The meetings are being held to gather public input and will focus on issues like cyber crime and cyber security programs.
The next... more >>
|Rock the Bridge May 17
The annual Rock the Bridge event will be held in Lexington Sunday, May 17 from noon until 7 p.m.
The event, sponsored by Main Street Lexington, will feature vendors, food and drink, activities for kids and music by the DJ Williams Projekt.
This... more >>
|Spending Up on the Blue Ridge Parkway
A National Park Service report has found that visitors to the Blue Ridge Parkway spent $863.5 million in Virginia and North Carolina communities near the parkway last year. That’s an increase of more than $80 million from the previous year.
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|Taster's Choice May 2
The Yellow Brick Road Early Learning Center will be holding its annual Taster’s Choice event on Saturday, May 2 starting at 6 p.m. at the George Marshall Museum at VMI.
Taster’s Choice will be held with a Kentucky Derby theme, with mint juleps,... more >>
|Public Meeting April 30 on Route 60 Corridor Study
The Virginia Department of Transportation will host a public meeting on Thursday, April 30 on the Route 60 Corridor Study in Lexington and Rockbridge County .
The public meeting will be held Thursday, April 30 at 5:30 p.m. in the Rockbridge County... more >>
|Supervisors Approve Rockbridge County's Fiscal 2016 Budget
The Rockbridge County Supervisors on Wednesday adopted Rockbridge County’s Fiscal 2016 budget, setting the real estate tax rate at 71.5 cents per $100 of assessed value.
The Supervisors approved the budget by a 3-2 vote, with Supervisors Buster... more >>
|Roanoke Valley Horse Show Canceled
The Roanoke Valley Horse Show in June has been canceled due to a lack of sufficient funds.
The show has been staged for more than 4 decades but organizers say they had to cancel the 2015 show due to a lack of sponsorships and... more >>
|Fire at 106 East Washington Street in Lexington
Area firefighters had to deal with a fire Friday morning at 106 East Washington Street in Lexington.
Firefighters got the call around 6:30 a.m. and had the fire under control in about an hour.
The structure at 106 East Washington Street houses the... more >>
|Route 460 Accident Friday in Campbell County
A tractor-trailer accident resulted in traffic problems Friday morning in Campbell County.
The accident closed one lane of traffic eastbound on Route 460 near Route 742, about six miles south of Lynchburg.
No word of any injuries or if any charges... more >>
|Two Dead from Sunday's Fatal Accident
Last Sunday's fatal accident on Route 501 in Rockbridge County claimed another life on Thursday.
66-year-old Charles Higgins passed away from injuries he suffered in the accident. Higgins, who was a passenger in a vehicle that collided with another... more >>