James River Batteau Festival begins with Lynchburg launch under sunny skies
The James River Batteau Festival is one of Lynchburg's unique events, taking visitors back in time to the days when the flat-bottom batteaux transported passengers and cargo down the James River .
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Officials Confirm: Missing Man's Body Found in Madison Heights
Amherst Co., VA- Amherst County officials confirm have confirmed a body was found down an embankment off Amelon Road in Madison Heights Saturday night.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Cleanup & Power Outages Along Two Roads in Amherst County
Amherst Co., VA - Like so many other areas, Amherst County was hit hard by Thursday's strong winds.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Two Dead After Bedford County Crash, One Was Sweet Briar Graduate
Bedford Co. VA - Officials say the two people who lost their lives in a Bedford County accident Wednesday night were both from out of state.
Three People Injured in Amherst Co. ATV Collision
Investigators say just before 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, the 4-wheelers collided on Wesley Drive near Galts Mill Road.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Farm to School Program Aims to Put Local Produce in VA Schools
Bedford Co., VA - There has been a push around Virginia to connect schools with local farms.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Madison Heights House Fire Displaces Five
"I asked one of the people that was helping where was my girlfriend and son, and they said they are down the road there, they were all right," Mitchell said.
Fri May 31, 2013
Cicadas Hurting Central Virginia's Fruit Crop
Fruit farmers in Central Virginia have more than just the weather to contend with.