Local: News

News

U.S. Capitol (Clip Art)

Virginians Join Other Critics Of NSA Activities

Virginians took part in a D.C. protest rally against surveillance campaigns.

Murphy Alexis (Gas Station Photo) 80813 (sent to us0

Nelson Football Fans Honor Alexis Murphy

Students of Nelson County High School have honored missing NCHS student Alexis Murphy.

redskins

Native Americans Won’t Welcome Redskins To Minnesota

Some native Americans in Minnesota are unhappy that the Redskins will visit in November.

Foster David 21011 CC

Virginia’s Letter Grades For Schools Get Delayed

The State Board of Education has delayed a vote on a grading arrangement for public schools.

Moran Pam 011013 CC

County Schools Deal With Unknowns As 2014 Approaches

The Albemarle County schools are dealing with many unknowns as they plan for 2014.

Vote Signs (from clipart)

Crystal Ball Updates Rating For November Contests

The University of Virginia’s Center for Politics has updated its rating on the fall races.

Washburne Jake  040611

There’s One More Saturday For Absentee Balloting

Every Virginia registrar will open his or her office on Saturday.

REDSKINS LOGO

TMZ: Washington Might Change Name To “Bravehearts”

Could a nickname change be imminent for the Washington Redskins?

LanniganField

Track At Lannigan Field To Be Closed For 2 Months

The track at Lannigan Field will be resurfaced, closing it for two months.

U.S. Capitol (Clip Art)

U.S. Capitol Will Get Its Turn For Repair Project

The U.S. Capitol will have scaffolding and other additions during repairs.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 2

Fresh
rock2

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Dangerous Police Calls Common

Albemarle Police Squad Car

The Albemarle Police Department says officers often have to respond to calls in which a person is armed and dangerous, and such calls are becoming more and more frequent.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Fatal Crash In Nelson County

Police car lights (from clipart)

An 88-year-old Lovingston woman was taken to UVA Hospital, but later died.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

WDBJ Reporter, Anchor Remembered

funeral flowers

Hundreds attended both events, one a traditional funeral, the other a joyous life celebration.

in National, Sports

Los Angeles wants to host 2024 Summer Olympics

20-overlay1

The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to pursue a bid to bring the Summer Games to town in 2024 and become the only city besides London ever to host the Olympics three times.