Wild Birds' Songs, Feather Colors Changed by Mercury Contamination
WAYNESBORO, Virginia-Standing in the woods along the South River, Kelly Hallinger held the microphone up to capture the cacophony of songs, one at a time: the urgent, effervescent voice of the house wren ; the teakettle whistle of the Carolina wren ; and the sharp, shrill notes of the song sparrow .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Some Concerned About Police Shortage in Waynesboro
Tommy Lawhorne, the co-owner of the South River Fly Shop, said he feels safe here, but he's noticed police officers leaving the river city.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Police: Man Charged With DUI After Hitting Two Parked Cars
Waynesboro police arrested an Afton man after they say he hit a couple of parked cars while driving in an inebriated state during the weekend.
More Business Break-in's In Waynesboro
The break-ins happened between 6 a.m. and 6:30 a.m. on Monday morning at the coin Laundry and Sago Antiques, both located at 990 Hopeman Parkway.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Police Arrest Woman, Look for Man after Home Search in Waynesboro
Police need your help tracking down a man they say used and sold meth. Officers arrested one woman after they say they found her with methamphetamine at the same home.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Waynesboro Police Investigate 2-Vehicle Crash
The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating a two vehicle crash that has left a Waynesboro man in critical condition at the UVA Medical Center and the other one facing serious charges.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Couple Charged for Gio's Treasures Vandalism
The Waynesboro Police Department has charged a Waynesboro couple for the vandalism at Gio's Treasures.
Ridgeview Park Parking Lot to Close for Construction
The City of Waynesboro is working on part 2 of the "Restoring Waynesboro's Riverfront Parks" initiative with an exciting project at Ridgeview Park.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Police Investigating Multiple Overnight Break-ins in Waynesboro
At Ciro's Pizza, the suspect stole the cash register, got away with more than $500 in cash and caused more than $1,000 in damage, according to police.
Virginia Wildlife Center to Release 3 Bald Eaglets
Three bald eaglets rescued in May following storms are being released back into the wild.
Who Says You Can't Go Home? GB Autosport's Scrogham Back to VIR This Weekend
As the IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship enters the home stretch of its season, GB Autosport Team Manager Cole Scrogham also makes his way home to Virginia International Raceway.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Safety the Focus as Kids Head Back to School
Although it was quiet at the Wayne Hills Center in Waynesboro on Tuesday, it's going to be a lot busier on Wednesday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Waynesboro Police Alert Drivers of Back-to-School Traffic
Waynesboro Public Schools resume classes this Wednesday morning, August 20. Motorists traveling throughout Waynesboro should expect more congested roads in the morning and afternoon due to school buses and additional school related traffic.
Author charged with DUI in fatal crash in Virginia
An acclaimed journalist and author faces charges of driving under the influence stemming from a crash that killed a 75-year-old Virginia man.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Augusta County Man Faces One Count of Felony Eluding
The Waynesboro Police Department has charged an Augusta County man after he fled in a vehicle after officers tried to arrest him earlier this month.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Need to Know - Friday August 15, 2014
STUDENTS WAIT FOR APARTMENTS ON MOVE IN DAY: The Flats on West Main Street, new apartments for U.Va.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Teachers Training in New Way for Upcoming Year
Meanwhile, select Waynesboro teachers are getting ready with a new game plan for the upcoming year.
Augusta Health Announces Plans to Celebrate 20th Anniversary
In addition free health screenings at Lifetime Fitness from 3-7 p.m. on Sept. 10 and Sept.18 and a Hospital Open House from 3-7 p.m. on Sept.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Pipeline Breakdown: What You Need to Know
The proposed swath of pipeline would cut through Augusta and Nelson counties so far, this is an area that affects primarily Waynesboro and Staunton.
Waynesboro Police Crack Down on Meth-Related Crime
In the wake of a major meth lab bust last week in Waynesboro, law enforcement has a message for dealers: if you cook meth, you will be caught.