Madison County Newswire

Madison County Newswire

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  1. 16 CAMPS: Mountaineers Focused on ImprovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WCAV

    Madison County football's main goals for the 2015 season are simple -- get, "better," and earn a spot in the VHSL State Championship Playoffs after missing the postseason in 2014. "Our biggest goal is we want to improve every day we come out here," Madison head coach Stuart Dean said.


  2. North Blue Ridge Traffic Change for Bridge Project in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WCAV

    The traffic switch on North Blue Ridge Turnpike will allow for work on the southbound side of the Mulatto Run Bridge. The Virginia Department of Transportation will switch traffic to the recently reconstructed northbound lane Thursday so that workers can complete paving and guardrail installation.


  3. Promotion In Albemarle Sheriffa s OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... a volunteer reserve and has been with the sheriff's office for nine years. She was the first female deputy in Madison County, the first female police officer and supervisor in Scottsville, and the only woman to serve in a supervisory position in ...


  4. First Female Chief Deputy at Albemarle Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WCAV

    ... of law enforcement agencies in Virginia achieve. Gianniny also served as the first female deputy in the Madison County Sheriff's Office and the first female police officer/supervisor in Scottsville. The comments sections of are designed ...


  5. Local Ash Trees Vulnerable to InfestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | WCAV

    ... of trees across the United States. The infestation has now reached as far south in the Shenandoah Valley as Madison County. The emerald ash borer larva burrows itself into a tree, and cuts off the life blood of the ash tree. This kills the tree in a ...


  6. CVFD Drills on Propane Tank Fire ConfrontationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Crozet Gazette

    ... into the Piedmont in 2013 and started offering propane delivery in a new service area that stretches to Madison County. Spicer said the family-owned company is also expanding toward Richmond. Spicer had been serving on the VPGA's safety and ...


  7. Road work to affect Shenandoah Park accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 |

    On Tuesday, July 28, a segment of Route 601 will be closed while crews restore a section of eroded riverbank on the Hughes River, which runs alongside Route 601 at the Rappahannock/Madison county line.


  8. Two Road Closures Scheduled for Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | WCAV

    Starting July 27, part of Moody Town Road in Louisa County will be closed to allow Dominion Virginia Power crews to perform a routine annual inspection of Dike 3 at Lake Anna. On July 28, part of Nethers Road near the Rahhahannock and Madison county line will be closed for work on an eroded riverbank.


  9. Madison Co. Holds Remembrance Event Commemorating the Flood of 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | NBC29

    ... ran through Randall Lillard's mind when the first mudslide sent his home tumbling 35 feet down a mountain in Madison County. "And I could hear it coming and I looked out the window and I could see the water coming in, the rushing water. And I got ...


  10. Local Teen Wins 2015 Art Competition for Fifth District of VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | WCAV

    "[Madison County] and the people who share a bond with it have always been an inspiration to me, and my only hope is that I was able to communicate all that the community and land mean to me through the strokes of my paint brush," said Santinga. Santinga's acrylic painting will be on display in the Cannon Tunnel of the U.S. Capitol, and she will be honored at a reception in Washington, D.C. along with all of the first place winners from all the congressional districts across the country.


  11. Greene County Sheriff's Department patchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    The Greene County Sheriff is investigating a body that was discovered Monday in the Rapidan River. Sheriff Steve Smith says a fisherman found the adult male body several hundred yards from Route 29, near the Greene-Madison County boundary line.


  12. Greene Sheriff's Office Investigating Body Found in Rapidan RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WCAV

    Sheriff Steve Smith says it was found by a fisherman several hundred yards from Route 29, near the border between Greene and Madison counties. The comments sections of are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate.


  13. The rise of ros : From the stigmatized box to the respected bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... 52 acres to pick the grapes at their ideal wine-making temperature. Last year's harvest at the 3-year-old Madison County, Virginia, estate resulted in 6,000 cases of wine. And while most bottles from the harvest won't be released for several more ...


  14. 29 Lane In Madison Closed WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A traffic alert for Route 29 in Madison County. A contractor is removing trees Wednesday.


  15. Project to plant trees in memory of Civil War soldiersRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - April 6, 2015 - NEW DELHI, India -- The Journey through Hallowed Ground will hold its first Living Legacy tree-planting ceremony of the year April 12, when it will add 500 trees to the Inn at Meander Plantation in Madison County, Virginia. National Guard members will join wounded veterans and descendants of Civil War soldiers for the planting ceremony, which will be on the 150th anniversary of Robert E. Lee's surrender at Appomattox.


  16. Center expands collection, ready for seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 |

    ... a The center also has put together a DVD of Powell Valley High's 1982 football state championship win over Madison County. The DVD lasts a little over 25 minutes and includes all of the game action itself. And Gilliam said, copies will be made for ...


  17. Both Chambers Approve Bill Dealing With Horse RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Both chambers of the General Assembly have approved legislation that deals with Virginia's horse racing industry. Delegate Ed Scott of Madison County says it will help the Virginia Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association.


  18. GovSmart Named Fastest Growing Business in CharlottesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WCAV

    GovSmart is taking the IT industry by storm being recognized as the fastest growing business in Charlottesville and topping Forbes list of Most Promising Companies of 2015. Businessmen and best friends, Brent Lillard of Madison County and Greene County native Hamza Durrani, are the founders and creators of the highly successful company GovSmart.


  19. Madison County Sheriff's Office BadgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A man who was seen leaving the site of a fatal fire in Madison County has been charged with various offenses. The incident happened last Thursday night on John Tucker Road.


  20. Crews Tackle Icy Roads, Brace For More SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    VDOT has many of its employees and a network of workers with contracts for snow removal trying to clear icy back roads. Stacy Londrey of VDOT's Culpeper office says areas north of the bridge that divides Greene County from Madison County had more noticeable problems from the Arctic blast that socked Virginia on Saturday.