Campbell County Newswire

Campbell County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Campbell County, VA.

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  1. House passes a Tebow Billa to help home-schoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... American citizens, who are discriminated against because they choose to home educate," Joshua Pratt, a Campbell County resident and father of a home-schooled ninth-grader, said in testimony on the group's website . According to Pratt, his son Micah ...

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  2. Lynchburg Museum exhibit explores the slave tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... founded the city and freed his slaves about 80 years before the Civil War. Those records were housed in the Campbell County Clerk's Office because Lynchburg was part of Campbell County at the time. "Slavery is an extremely complex topic ... very ...

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  3. Police Identify Man Who Died After Gunfire Exchange with OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | WCAV

    State police say 24-year-old Trevon J. Scruggs locked himself and his three-year-old son in a bedroom at a home in Campbell County on Friday night. Campbell County sheriff's deputies say they tried to negotiate with Scruggs for almost 11 hours before they were relieved by a state police tactical team.

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  4. Man In Campbell County Shootout IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    State Police have identified a man killed in a shootout this past weekend in Campbell County.

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  5. Police ID Virginia man killed by officers during standoffRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Fredericksburg.com

    State police say 24-year-old Trevon J. Scruggs locked himself and his 3-year-old son in a bedroom at a home in Campbell County on Friday night. Campbell County sheriff's deputies say they tried to negotiate with Scruggs for almost 11 hours before they were relieved by a state police tactical team.

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  6. Man Blamed For Standoff Has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    State Police say a man who locked himself in a bedroom with a young boy was killed in a weekend shootout in Campbell County. It ended a 15-hour standoff.

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  7. Police kill man who locked self in bedroom with toddler in Campbell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Virginia State Police say a man who locked himself in a bedroom with a toddler died following an exchange of gunfire with police. State police say in a news release that the shooting ended a 15-hour standoff at a residence in Campbell County.

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  8. Man Killed in Shoot-out with State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | WCAV

    Virginia State Police say a man who locked himself in a bedroom with a toddler died following an exchange of gunfire with police. State police say in a news release that the shooting ended a 15-hour standoff at a residence in Campbell County.

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  9. Suspect dead, 3-year-old safe following Campbell County hostage situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A 15-hour hostage situation in Campbell County is over following an exchange of gunfire between a male suspect and police. The suspect was flown to Lynchburg General Hospital where he died shortly before 2 p.m. Saturday. 1 comment

  10. Trump Expands Virginia TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    ... Fifth District Team. Danville Tea Party Chairman and Pittsylvania County Supervisor-elect Ron Scearce and Campbell County Supervisor and GOP Chairman Eric Zehr will serve as Goode's co-chairs. Virgil Goode stated, "Contrary to the claims of the ...

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  11. Trump Expands Virginia TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Q94

    ... Fifth District Team. Danville Tea Party Chairman and Pittsylvania County Supervisor-elect Ron Scearce and Campbell County Supervisor and GOP Chairman Eric Zehr will serve as Goode's co-chairs. Virgil Goode stated, "Contrary to the claims of the ...

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  12. New Yowell charged in multi-county larceny investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Farmville Herald

    ... in Buckingham and neighboring counties, Kidd said. According to authorities, "A prior traffic stop by a Campbell County sheriff's deputy assisted investigators in identifying Yowell as the suspect in these thefts." "Yowell was finally brought to ...

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  13. Pinnacle Bankshares Corporation Declares Cash DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... include Village Highway in Rustburg, Wards Road near the Lynchburg Regional Airport, Timberlake Road in Campbell County, South Main Street in the Town of Amherst, Old Forest Road in the City of Lynchburg and Forest Road in Bedford County. First ...

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  14. A look at ED-1 supes race: Abbott vs. DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | SoVaNow.com

    ... from Averett College. I did post graduate work at CVCC and Lynchburg College. I am currently employed in Campbell County Schools at Rustburg High School. I will retire Dec. 18. I live on the family farm in Republican Grove. I truly do not have a ...

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  15. Obituaries, October 13, 2015Read the original story

    Oct 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Kathryn Wright Buchanan went to see her Lord and the love of her life Spurgeon on October 10, 2015. She was born on January 7, 1920, in Campbell County, VA, to Benjamin F. and Mable Wright.

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  16. Prison Sentence for DUI Crash that Killed Two TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | WCAV

    A Campbell County man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison in a drunken driving accident that killed two teenagers. Media outlets report 34-year-old James R. Poe of Brookneal was sentenced Monday in Pittsylvania County Circuit Court.

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  17. Man sentenced to 50 years in Virginia crash that killed 2Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A Campbell County man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison in a drunken driving accident that killed two teenagers. Media outlets report 34-year-old James R. Poe of Brookneal was sentenced Monday in Pittsylvania County Circuit Court.

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  18. Brookville Football Team Helps Class Mate After A Fire Destroys His HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Campbell County, VA- They're normally looking out for each other on the football field, but Saturday a group from Brookville High School's football team worked together in a very different way. The house of a Brookville High School student burned to the ground two weeks ago, and when the football team heard about it they just had to help.

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  19. Former Police Chief Indicted for Embezzlement, ForgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | WCAV

    Multiple media outlets report that a Campbell County grand jury on Monday indicted Walsh on ten felony counts. All charges are Class 4 felonies and each carry a recommended sentence of two to ten years in prison and a maximum $100,000 fine.

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  20. Former Altavista Police Chief Kenneth Walsh ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... Police Tuesday afternoon. He is facing multiple charges and was released on bond. -------- Rustburg, VA A Campbell County Grand Jury indicted former Altavista Police Chief Kenneth Walsh on ten felony counts Monday after a Virginia State Police ...

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