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|Galax Man Facing Additional Charges
Richard Nofsinger, the Galax man who's accused of killing a Galax woman and her daughter, is now facing federal charges in the case.
Nofsinger has already been charged with first degree murder in the deaths of Alyssa Kenny and her 21-month-old... more >>
|Water Safety Urged
Following a very active Memorial Day weekend where we had a boat fire on Smith Mountain Lake and two possible drownings across the state, officials with the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries are urging citizens to take proper water safety... more >>
|Lynchburg Innovation Week
The Lynchburg Economic Development Authority is staging Lynchburg Innovation Week this week.
The three-day event kicks off on Thursday and continues through Saturday.
Some of the featured activities include a free screen printing workshop by Vector... more >>
|Stuart Woman Charged with Attempted Capital Murder
Authorities in Patrick County arrested 34-year-old Michelle Reed of Stuart on Sunday and charged her with the attempted capital murder of a law enforcement officer, felony escape from custody and resisting arrest after she would not surrender to... more >>
|Fatal Accident in Pittsylvania County
The Virginia State Police continue to investigate a fatal accident Monday in Pittsylvania County that claimed the life of 26-year-old Nicole Pope of Vernon Hill.
Pope’s vehicle ran off the road on Route 57 and hit a tree.
Pope, who was wearing... more >>
|Memorial Day Ceremonies in Lynchburg and Lexington
Memorial Day ceremonies were held Monday throughout the region, including an event in Lexington at Courthouse Square.
Several hundred people also turned out for a Memorial Day ceremony at Monument Terrace in Lynchburg.
Lynchburg’s Vice Mayor... more >>
|Fishersville Man Charged with Crossbow Murder
A Fishersville man, Jeffrey Craun, has been charged with the murder of 26-year-old Zachary Porter of Staunton after Porter was killed by a crossbow Sunday morning on Jericho Road in Fishersville.
Craun has faced numerous hunting charges over the... more >>
|Buena Vista's Fiscal '17 Budget Approved
Buena Vista City Council on Thursday approved the city’s Fiscal 2017 budget, setting the city’s real estate tax rate at $1.21 per $100 assessed value.
The tax rate increase is an 11 cent hike in the tax rate, due to the city’s recent property... more >>