Local: Albemarle County

Albemarle County

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.

Norris Dave SMILING 82410

Councilors Hear From Critics Of Their 2014 Wish List

City councilors get scolded by critics of their 2014 wish list for the General Assembly.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: ‘Star Wars’ awakens force with teaser trailer

Fresh
17-overlay2

"There has been an awakening. Have you felt it?"

in Sports

Ray Rice wins appeal against NFL suspension

Fresh
rayrice

The former Ravens running back has won an appeal and is now eligible to sign with any NFL team.

in Sports

This weekend’s sports schedule

floridastate

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

in Sports

This week’s top sports shots

AP611561881101

A look at some of the biggest plays and best wins that happened this week in sports.

in National

Making headlines this week

AP40816308032

A look at the big newsmaker this week and the headlines you may have missed.