Tuesday Aug 26
Sen. Kaine Tours Louisa As Community Continues to Rebuild
U.S. Senator Tim Kaine visited Louisa County High School and Thomas Jefferson Elementary School in Mineral Tuesday as he continues his two-week tour of the Commonwealth.
High School almost complete after earthquake hits three years ago
On August 23, 2011, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit the small town of Mineral . The quake was felt from the Carolinas to Canada and left severe damages to two of the schools in the Louisa County school system.
Emotional return to school for excited Louisa students sick of learning a outsidea
After three school years in mobile units, walking to and from classrooms in the elements, 560 elementary school students in Louisa County started their first day of school in a brand new building.
Junked Car Thief Sentenced in Louisa County
Three years and seven months in jail for Joshua Kober of Mineral. The 26-year-old Mineral man was convicted of drug charges, a probation violation and stealing junk cars.
New Va. school opens doors after 2011 quake
The doors are open at a new elementary school in Louisa County built to replace one destroyed by a 2011 earthquake.