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Separate Fires Damage Carlton Avenue Trailer, Kitchen On Longwood Drive

A trailer in the southeastern part of the city was damaged by fire early Tuesday morning.

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Gas Prices Jump Up

The cost of gas shot up over the last week.

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Albemarle Police Charge Man With Rape

Albemarle Police have charged a man with rape.

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Four Men Charged With Burglary At Greene County Bank

Four men from Maryland have been indicted on charges stemming from a burglary last year at a bank in Ruckersville.

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Police: Man Passed Out On Wrong Couch, Charged With B&E

Police say a man who was found asleep on a counch where he didn’t live has been charged with breaking and entering.

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Resident Voices Concern About Kudzu

A city resident says kudzu is becoming a real menace in this area.

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Richmonders Hold Weekend Rally Honoring Trayvon Martin

Many Richmond area residents took part in a weekend rally to honor the late Trayvon Martin of Florida.

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Albemarle Sets Filing Deadline For Special Election; Burket Expects To Run

Albemarle has set a filing deadline for the special election for Scottsville District supervisor, and the County GOP chairwoman expects to run.

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City Police Investigate Reported Armed Robbery On JPA

Charlottesville Police are investigating reports of a Sunday night armed robbery on Jefferson Park Avenue.

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Four Men Survive Plane Crash Near Tappahannock

A small plane that belonged to a Richmond area company crashed Saturday near Tappahannock.

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