Amherst County Newswire

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  1. Danville Woman Writes Book About Her Time As a Dancer For the USO In the 1940sRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... Hound, and Karen's Hallmark. Amherst Co., VA - Police are on the scene of a fatal accident on Route 130 in Amherst County, near Elon and Buffalo Springs. Lynchburg, VA - The Executive Director of CASA said she's heartbroken after hearing the news ...

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  2. State Police Investigate Fatal Accident in Amherst CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Amherst Co., VA - State Police are investigating a fatal accident on Route 130 in Amherst County, near Elon and Buffalo Springs.

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  3. Serial Burglar Receives Final Sentencing in Albemarle Co. CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WCAV

    ... Central Virginia had his final sentencing in an Albemarle County court Tuesday afternoon. Scott Burchardt of Amherst County, 34, faced life in prison plus an additional 100 years on six charges, but prosecutors only asked for 28 years. The judge ...

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  4. Driver Charged With DUI After Car Runs Into Amherst Co. HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Amherst Co., VA - An Amherst County family had a close call Sunday night after the sheriff's office says a drunk driver drove into their house.

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  5. Shots Fired At Party Possible Motive For Lynchburg MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... is a connection between Giusto's death, and shots fired just hours before at a party in Madison Heights. The Amherst County Sheriff's office confirms they're investigating a shots fired call on the 400 block of Eastview Drive early Sunday. ABC13 ... 1 comment

  6. Amherst Co. Responds to Shots Fired CallRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Amherst Co., VA - The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is responding to a local report that ties the Lynchburg deadly shooting to a shots fired call there.

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  7. Man Wanted on Felony Charges of Sex Crimes With a MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Amherst Co., VA - The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is looking for Jamal Rafael Davis on six felony charges of carnal knowledge of a minor.

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  8. Amherst Co. Sheriff's Office Looking for Suspects in Walmart TheftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Amherst Co., VA - The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is looking for people they say stole a number of CDs and other items from the Walmart in Madison Heights.

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  9. Linda Newcomb Charged with Embezzlement, Bank Fraud, Aggravated Identity TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 18 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... four counts of bank fraud and three counts of aggravated identity theft. ---------- Madison Heights, VA - Amherst County Sheriff's Office and the FBI confirm that they arrested the former manager of the Lynrocten Federal Credit Union in Lynchburg on ...

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  10. Trial for Monroe Man Charged with Intentionally Burning Child BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 18 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    UPDATE: The trial for a man accused of intentionally burning a small child is underway in Amherst County.

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  11. Lynchburg Native Names Commander of "Wildcards" SquadronRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... that flys you up in the air, propelled by water. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. Bedford Co., VA- More than 1,700 ...

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  12. Goodlatte Receives Award from US Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... that flys you up in the air, propelled by water. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. Bedford Co., VA- More than 1,700 ...

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  13. Former Mecklenburg Deputy Sentenced for Sexual Battery of ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... that flys you up in the air, propelled by water. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. Bedford Co., VA- More than 1,700 ...

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  14. Massive Tree At Blue Ridge Community Church Weighs 26,000 PoundsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... that flys you up in the air, propelled by water. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. Bedford Co., VA- More than 1,700 ...

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  15. Greater Lynchburg Transit Company Holds Grand OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... the evening, and for the next several days as well. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. With the score tied at 1-1 in ...

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  16. Lynchburg City Schools Seek Employers for New High School Internship ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... the evening, and for the next several days as well. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. With the score tied at 1-1 in ...

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  17. Roanoke County Police Investigate Suspicious BagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 15 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... show that ran for decades, died Sunday. He was 82. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. Franklin Co., VA - A Penhook ...

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  18. Power Outage in Bedford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 15 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... show that ran for decades, died Sunday. He was 82. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. Franklin Co., VA - A Penhook ...

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  19. Flyboarding A New Water Sport At Smith Mountain LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 15 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... show that ran for decades, died Sunday. He was 82. Amherst Co., VA- Summer camp has new meaning right now in Amherst County. Dozens of people have been indicted on drug charges as part of a months-long investigation. Franklin Co., VA - A Penhook ...

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  20. Public input sought on cleanup of 4 Va. waterwaysRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | NBC29

    The public has an opportunity to weigh in on a plan to clean up four waterways in Nelson and Amherst counties.

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