Local: News

News

Beer Bottles CLIPART

Craft Beer Festival Draws Crowd In Nelson

The weekend Virginia Craft Brewers Fest in Nelson County drew more than 2,200 people.

Murphy Alexis (missing juvenile Nelson) 080613

Benefit Car Show Raises Money For Family Of Missing Teen

A weekend benefit car show helped to raise money for a missing Nelson County teenager.

Dwier-Selden Alison 82213 CC

Walton Principal Says She Has Plans To Improve The School

The principal of Walton Middle School says she has a plan to improve the environment at her school.

UVA Class of 2017 82513 CC

UVA Formally Greets The Newest Wahoos

UVA has formally welcomed 3515 first-year students who came here from Virginia and 43 other states.

State Police Car 1107 (RG)

Staunton Boy Dies Following Weekend Crash In Augusta

A Staunton boy has died following a single-vehicle crash in Augusta County.

Halloween Festival (SENT TO US)

King’s Dominion Begins Looking For Prowling Monsters

King’s Dominion in Hanover County is already thinking Halloween.

Henrico Seal

Fire Damages Many Vehicles In A Sandston Lot

Henrico County officials are trying to find the cause of a Saturday fire.

Toscano David 111609

Toscano Says He’s Trying To Expand His Party’s Numbers

Local Delegate David Toscano is trying to improve his party’s showing in Richmond.

UVA Magical Mystery Metcalf 82413 CC

UVA Kicks Off New Academic Year

UVA has launched a new academic year with events that recognize first-year students and Wahoo parents.

Albemarle Fire & Rescue Vehicle

Saturday Fire Guts Trailer At Southwood

A pre-dawn fire Saturday gutted a mobile home at Southwood.

Latest Stories

1 min ago in National, World

Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiatives

Fresh
parisclimate276422967025

The mayors of major cities from around the world are banding together to fight global warming by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy.

10 mins ago in Entertainment

Seth MacFarlane returning to Fox with new sci-fi series

Fresh
sethmacfarlane536713938826

The "Family Guy" star is producing a new series set 300 years in the future.

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

Amber Alert From Spotsylvania County

Williams

An Amber Alert has been issued from Spotsylvania County.

3 hours ago in National

Fired up by Sanders, Democrats shift left on health care

sanders16125621842918

As the Obama administration is counting down its final year in office, many Democrats are finding less to like about the president's health care law.

3 hours ago in National

U.S. to boost airport staffing to manage long security lines

airportREUTERS

With airlines worried that long security lines may discourage summer travelers, the U.S. government said it will add airport staff and bomb-sniffing dogs and ramp up pre-screening enrollment efforts.