Louisa County Newswire

Louisa County Newswire

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

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  1. Virginians to participate in statewide earthquake drillRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Communities across the Commonwealth will prepare for the potential impacts of earthquakes through the ninth annual "Great ShakeOut" earthquake drill on Thursday at 10:19 a.m. According to a press release from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management , 1.7 million people in the southeast and are registered to participate. "As we saw last month in Mexico City and, closer to home, in Louisa County in 2011, earthquakes strike with little to no warning.

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  2. Louisa family soldiers on after fire devastated their 1790s home and killed five petsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... fire in the wee hours of Sept. 19. Despite losing three dogs, a cat and a bird, all 11 people sleeping in the Louisa County house that night survived. The Hanes family had no insurance and is now working to clean up the debris and raise money to ...

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  3. Extended family soldiers on after fire devastated their Louisa homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    A view of the Hanes family home, which was destroyed by fire in the wee hours of Sept. 19. Despite losing three dogs, a cat and a bird, all 11 residents sleeping in the Louisa County house that night survived.

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  4. High school football: Louisa names field after coach, then pummels MonticelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Fredericksburg.com

    Emotions ran high Friday night in The Jungle as Louisa County's football team ran onto the newly dubbed Mark L. Fischer Field, and visiting Monticello could do nothing to stem the tide. Louisa scored 28 points in the opening quarter and racked up 388 rushing yards by halftime in a 62-21 rout of the previously undefeated Mustangs.

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  5. Food Lion remodels six area storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... capital investment in its Richmond-area market. The stores in Bowling Green, Gordonsville, Locust Grove, Louisa County, Mineral and Orange County were among 71 locations to get new signage to help customers locate items faster, as well as a more ...

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  6. Undefeated Monticello and Louisa Set to Battle for First Place FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | NBC29

    Monticello and Louisa County are set to clash Friday night on the football field in a battle for first place in the Jefferson District. Both teams have records of 6-0 including 3-0 in the district.

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  7. PHOTOS: A Halloween costume for ChloeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    ... Magic Wheelchair, which creates Halloween costumes for children who use wheelchairs. Chloey, 11, who is from Louisa County, was fitted in the mermaid and turtle costume at her aunt and uncle's house in Glen Allen on Saturday. Nine-year-old Ryleigh ...

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  8. Volleyball team fights hard but fallsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 12 | Fluvanna Review

    ... eight more regular season matches. On Oct. 5 the Flucos traveled to Western Albemarle. On Oct. 10 they hosted Louisa County. On Oct. 12 they host Monticello High. On Oct. 17 they travel to Orange County and then on Oct. 19 they host Charlottesville ...

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  9. Dry spell abruptly ends; here's how much rain fellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | WTVR Richmond

    ... The heaviest rainfall occurred north of Richmond. A swath of three to six-inch totals stretched from eastern Louisa county through western Hanover to Caroline county over to near Tappahannock. The above map is 24-hour Doppler-estimated rainfall ...

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  10. Louisa football coach to step downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | NBC12

    Louisa County Head Football Coach Mark Fischer will step down from his position at the end of the season, but his name will live at the school for years to come. The Lions will name the field in honor of Fischer prior to Friday night's home game, and he'll be presented with the resolution during a pregame ceremony.

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  11. Woman dies in fatal crash in Louisa CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 5 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    There's been a fatal crash in Louisa County. It happened around 10:45 a.m. Thursday on Route 208 just east of Route 714. 2 comments

  12. Truck driver from Mineral killed in King WilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A Louisa County man has died following a collision in King William County. A tractor-trailer driver slowed for a school bus shortly after 7 a.m. Thursday, and that's when a second "big rig" rear-ended his vehicle.

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  13. 60-year-old Mineral woman killed when her car overturns in LouisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... login if you are already a member. A Mineral woman was killed Thursday when her car ran off state Route 208 in Louisa County and overturned, state police said. Police said Smith was traveling west on Route 208 in a 1997 Honda Accord when it ran off ...

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  14. Woman dies when vehicle overturns in Louisa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    State Police said that Gail Smith, 60, of Mineral, Virginia died at the scene after her vehicle ran off the road and overturned.

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  15. Louisa schools raise $25K for Harvey-ravaged Texas schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | WTVR Richmond

    Six years after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake damaged and destroyed schools in Louisa County, LCPS is passing on the generosity it received after that natural disaster. In just nine days, the school system raised $25,143.62 for four southeast Texas schools damaged by Hurricane Harvey through the "Pass it On" initiative.

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  16. Suffolk native interprets Frederick Douglass' wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... he had to take a sabbatical from his social media accounts. The Christians Serving Christ in Unity group in Louisa County asked Richardson to perform at the church on this muggy Tuesday night. But the group-men from different churches who get ...

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  17. Petersburg man, 23, identified as victim in I-64 head-on collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Powhatan Today

    ... people killed last week when a wrong-way driver on Interstate 64 caused a head-on collision near Gum Spring in Louisa County. According to state police's preliminary investigation, a 2006 Honda CR-V was heading west in the eastbound lanes of I-64 ...

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  18. Victims in an I-64 head-on collision identified by Virginia State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Virginia State Police have released the names of two people killed last week when a wrong-way driver on Interstate 64 caused a head-on collision near Gum Spring in Louisa County.

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  19. Police identify 2 victims who died in wrong-way collision on I-64 in LouisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The Latest on a federal appeals court allowing more of a Texas ban on "sanctuary cities" backed by the Trump administra LOUISA COUNTY, Va. - Virginia State Police have identified two people who died as a result of a head-on crash that happened Thursday night on I-64 in Louisa County.

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  20. Woman found dead near road in Louisa; boyfriend charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | NBC12

    A man has been charged with murder in the death of a woman found on the side of a road in Louisa County. Gregory Veres, 30, faces second-degree murder, violation of a protective order and obstruction of justice in the death of Dawn Marie Meade, 40. Detectives say a resident in the Blue Ridge Shores subdivision found Meade's body early Friday morning, off the 1100 block of Firehouse Drive.

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