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  1. Another car struck by train in AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | WTVR Richmond

    Less than 24 hours after a freight train slammed into a car in Ashland, officials confirmed another vehicle was hit by a train near the town's historic train station and Randolph-Macon College Sunday night. Chip Watts with Ashland Police said officers were called for a report of a car on the tracks at England Street and North Center Street around 6:25 p.m. As of 8 p.m., Watts said the scene was still active and that officers were investigating the cause of the accident.


  2. Freight train slams into car in AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | WTVR Richmond

    A freight train slammed into a car Saturday night in Ashland not far from the town's historic train station and Randolph-Macon College. Video from a WTVR CBS 6 crew on the scene around 11 p.m. showed a white sedan lodged under a tanker car.


  3. Hanover authorities search for man who threatened to bomb businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | WTVR Richmond

    The Hanover County Sheriff's Office and Hanover Fire Marshall's Office need the public's help to located Tyrone Lamont Smith, Jr., 22, of Ashland. Smith is currently wanted by the Fire Marshal's Office for threatening to bomb a business located in the 8000 block of Creighton Parkway, after an argument with an employee.


  4. After decades of service, volunteer firefighter retires Christmas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | WTVR Richmond

    Christmas Day was the final shift for Ashland volunteer firefighter Jamie Henley. After more than three decades fighting fires around Central Virginia, Henley decided to retire as an Ashland volunteer.


  5. Colesville Nursery Winter flower tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    RICHMOND, Va. - Cambridge Mattice from Colesville Nursery joined us in the CBS 6 Weather Garden to show off a few floral ideas that you can use inside and outside during the holiday season.


  6. It's time to "Deck The Halls"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    RICHMOND, Va. - The smell of fresh wreaths are just what you need to get into the holiday spirit.


  7. Hanover man cited for bringing loaded gun to airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    A Hanover man was issued two summonses on state weapons charges after Transportation Security Administration officers found a loaded 9 mm handgun in his carry-on bag Sunday. "TSA officers immediately contacted the Richmond International Airport Police, which responded, confiscated the gun and issued the man, a resident of Ashland, Virginia, two summonses to appear in court," TSA spokeswoman Lisa Farbstein said.


  8. Police announce trick or treat changes in AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    In an effort to keep Halloween safe for trick or treaters, police will close South Center Street, from Stebbins Street to Francis Street, in Ashland to cars on Halloween Night. "In past years, many of our homes on this street have seen over 600 children trick or treating.


  9. a It's so wonderful;a Ashland mom says of surprise son set in motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Kathy Wood has spent days worrying about how she and her son would get their HVAC unit fixed. That's why a Friday morning surprise visit from CBS 6 News Reporter Shelby Brown and Photographer Chris Norton brought the Ashland woman to tears.


  10. Center of the Universe to open new Ashland taproomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Center of the Universe Brewing Company in Ashland announced plans to open a new micro brewing and taproom concept called Origin. While the beers made in this lab will not join COTU's distribution line-up, the approximately 50-seat taproom in a main tourist attraction will boost the brewery's bottom line.


  11. Chesterfield restaurateur launches Piehole, an Ashland beer and pizza jointRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    The founder of two beer-centric restaurants in Chesterfield County is planning to introduce her newest concept in downtown Ashland. Karen Verdisco, who owns Brew Gastropub locations in Chester and Midlothian, is set to open Pie Hole in about 2,000 square feet of space at 314 England St. by November.


  12. James River Equipment's line of commercial mowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    RICHMOND, Va. - Russell 'Rusty' Perkins, from James River Equipment stopped by the station with a lineup of commercial mowers currently available including a 900 Series ZTrak John Deere mower.


  13. Officer not charged in friendly fire death of Jacai ColsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Prosecutors announced on Friday no charges will be filed against the officer who fatally shot a fellow Prince George's County officer during a March 13 attack on a Maryland police station. Colson was in plain clothes with no bulletproof vest when he jumped out of his unmarked car to confront the gunman.


  14. Unannounced drug-testing nets 32 arrests in Hanover, CarolineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Nearly half of the probationers and parolees subjected to unannounced drug-testing in Hanover, Ashland, and Caroline have been re-arrested after they tested positive for drug use. Thirty-two of the more than 70 people who underwent testing at the Ashland Probation and Parole Office now face charges.


  15. Union Bank to close 5 branches inside Martin's storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Union Bank & Trust has confirmed that it will be closing five of its branches located inside Martin's stores in the Richmond area no later than September 30. The affected branches include the Harbour Point location in Midlothian, the Crossridge location on Staples Mill Road in Henrico, the Ashland location on Washington Highway, the White Oak location on South Laburnum Avenue, and the Chesterfield Crossing location on Chippenham Crossing, according to Vice President and Director of Corporate Communications Bill Cimino.


  16. Student creates GoFundMe for Hanover shelter that rescued 68 dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    A rising senior at Patrick Henry High School launched a GoFundMe to raise donations for the Hanover shelter that took in 68 dogs - many puppies - after they were found living in unhealthy conditions. The dogs have been at the facility since early May, and the shelter previously told CBS 6 that it costs $225 a day to care for those dogs.


  17. Jorge Alfredo Cisneros-JerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Cisneros-Jerez is also wanted in Richmond for obscene photography, in Powhatan for computer harassment, and in Ashland for indecent exposure, according to the Hanover County Sheriff's Office. Cisneros-Jerez was described as a Hispanic male, with black hair and brown eyes, 5'7" tall, and weighs approximately 160 pounds.


  18. Man arrested in Ashland machete attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    An Ashland man was arrested and charged with aggravated malicious wounding after he used a machete to attack a man during a fight, an Ashland Police spokesman said. The fight happened Friday, at about 10:30 p.m., at about a motel along the 600 block of North Washington Highway in Ashland.


  19. Police investigate bear sightings in AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    "While investigating officers have not located a bear, several reports indicate the bear may be in the area between Route 1/South Washington Highway and Maple Street," an Ashland Police Facebook post advised. "Officers are continuing efforts to locate the bear and have been in contact with Hanover County Animal Control."


  20. Local breweries host Mother's Day eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Several local breweries have Mother's Day specials planned. If you're looking for a chance to really hang out with mom, then spend the afternoon at one of these fine establishments.


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