Local: Albemarle County

Albemarle County

Deeds Creigh Deeds Gus

Creigh Deeds Released From UVA Hospital

State Senator Creigh Deeds has been released from UVA Hospital.

gavel

Comm School Official Indicted On Child Pornography Counts

A suspended official at the UVA McIntire School of Commerce has been indicted on child pornography charges after being arrested earlier this month.

Albemarle Police Car

Mental Health Incident Resolved In Motel Parking Lot

Albemarle Police were able to take a mental health subject into custody at a motel in the county Thursday.

CAT Stop 81812

CAT Director Wants To Upgrade Fare Boxes On Buses

CAT’s John Jones wants to replace the low-tech fare boxes on his buses.

NerdWallet logo (sent to us)

Martha Jefferson Named Most Affordable Hospital In Virginia

A website says Martha Jefferson is the most affordable hospital in Virginia.

Blue Ridge Mountains View (RG)

Traffic Increase On Blue Ridge Parkway

The federal government shutdown in October did not keep drivers off the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Snow D Thomas R  110113

MPO Board Honors Departing Supervisors Snow And Thomas

The MPO Board has honored two departing Albemarle supervisors.

Van Cleave Philip

Advocate For Gun Owners Doubts City Council Will Get Its Way

A Virginia advocate for gun owners is predicting City Councilors won’t get their way.

Emergency Communications Center

You Can Sign Up For Emergency Alerts

The Community Emergency Alert system is open for registration.

Liu I Ju 111913

Local Woman Wins $ 1 Million Playing Powerball

A woman who bought a Powerball ticket on Maury Avenue has a big cash prize.

Latest Stories

7 hours ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’

25-overlay-10

The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

8 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV report

20-overlay-12

Please excuse this interruption ...

9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

New JAUNT Route Begins Monday

JAUNT 29 Express logo with county seal (sent to us)

A new JAUNT route serving a heavily-populated area begins Monday morning.

11 hours ago in Sports, Weird

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

indy500383817720211

An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

12 hours ago in National

Survey: Most Americans support usage fees to fix crumbling roads

highwaysREUTERS

The cost to repair and upgrade the U.S. surface transportation system to meet current and future demands is in the "hundreds of billions of dollars," the U.S. Government Accountability Office said last year.