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Hanover Co. Warehouse Explosion Injures 1
Crews arrived at the 11000 block of South Washington Highway/Route 1 in Ashland to find heavy smoke billowing from a warehouse-type structure, which suffered significant damage.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Trio arrested for a inside joba in Ashland
Two women and one man are in jail accused of hatching up and executing a plan to steal money from an Ashland business where the women worked, Ashland Police Lt.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Robbery, attempted holdup may be linked In one case, a man wearing...
An early morning attempted robbery at a Spotsylvania County convenience store Sunday and a robbery at an Ashland convenience store less than an hour later may be linked, police said.
McGeorge's RV Growing Sales, Service Facilities
Ashland, Va.-based McGeorge's Rolling Hills RV continues to expand. According to a report in the Richmond Times Dispatch , owner Ed McGeorge started with nine acres when he moved to the dealership's current site from a nearby location in 2001.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Police Seek Help To Capture Armed Robbery Suspect In Ashland
Sunday at approximately 4:00 am, an unidentified male made entry to the 7-11 located at 100 block of South Carter Road, produced what was believed to be a hunting rifle and demanded money.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
New Dunkin' Donuts Restaurant Opens in Ashland, Virginia
Dunkin' Donuts , America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, is opening a new restaurant located at 11657 Lakeridge Parkway, Suite A in Ashland.
Women: A small but loud voice in local politics
Women may make up half of the county's population but they only account for 16 percent of its decision-makers.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Town Council sets legislative goals
With Virginia's General Assembly set to swing into full action next month, the Town of Ashland hopes legislators will pull their own fiscal weight.
Volunteer firefighters collect donations for Ashland family after weekend house fire
A Hanover county family that lost everything in a fire over the weekend is getting help from the firefighters who put out the blaze.
Diversions week of December 12, 2013
"A Lug Nuts Christmas" Matinee performances start at 2 p.m. Sundays and select Wednesdays and Saturdays For ticket information, call the box office at 282-2620 or visit www.va-rep.org.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Heroic pit bull saves family from raging house fire
A devoted dog who had been rescued by her guardians returned the favor on Sunday - saving her entire family from a raging house fire in Ashland, Va., reported WTVR News .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Iconic Ashland-based bed and breakfast reopens
The Henry Clay Inn re-opened Dec. 9 after a failed bid to sell the iconic Ashland building to Randolph-Macon College.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Based in the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Steel Wheels' soulful mountain music has gained in popularity and the band has used its success to promote local businesses from Lucas Roasting Co.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Town prioritizes capital projects, sets public hearing
In the true spirit of the season, Ashland's town council OK'd its wish list for the next fiscal year when it met Nov. 19, agreeing to send their proposed Capital Improvement Program to public hearing next month.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Ashland police arrest suspect in Martina s, CVS robberies
Ashland Police have charged a suspect in the Nov. 24 robbery of a CVS pharmacy and the Nov. 10 grand larceny from a Martin's pharmacy in town.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
SHARE: Who lost these dogs?
A woman spotted the dogs Friday near the intersection of Ashland and Pouncey Tract Rds.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
CVS Robbery In Ashland
On Sunday, at approximately 1:20 pm Ashland Police Officers responded for a robbery of the CVS located at 100 block of Junction Drive in Ashland.
Armed robber hits Ashland drug store
Officers were called to the CVS in the 100 block of Junction Drive in Ashland around 1:20 p.m. Police said a man walked into the store and pulled out a black semi-automatic handgun and demanded an undisclosed amount of money.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Barnyard burglary under investigation
Last week an Ashland-area farm experienced a huge loss but it wasn't with their crops.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Ashland Olde Time Holiday Parade returns to town Sunday
The Ashland Olde Time Holiday Parade has become a cherished tradition ushering in the busy Thanksgiving and Christmas season.