News

Divers Find Body Of Vinton Man In Smith Mountain Lake

Divers Find Body Of Vinton Man In Smith Mountain Lake

Photo: WINA

The body of a man who’s been missing since two boats collided on Smith Mountain Lake in Bedford County has been found. The Department of Game and Inland Fisheries says the body of 73-year-old Ronald Lemons of Vinton was discovered Saturday. Lemons’ body was sent to a state medical examiner’s office in Roanoke for an autopsy. His fishing compansion, Jim McCulloch of Bedford, was hospitalized after the July 31st collision. Three North Carolina men who were aboard the other boat had no injuries.

Latest Stories

in Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

Police Investigate Report Of Off-Grounds Assault

Updated
UVA Police Car McCormick Rd

UVA Police investigate a woman's report she was sexually assaulted on Brandon Avenue.

in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

Ahead Of The Orange Blue Game, London Celebrates Something Bigger

Mike London

London celebrates another successful bone marrow drive.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Dominion Will Close Ash Ponds At Some Plants

Dominion Virginia Power Truck 032613 CC

Dominion Power will close coal ash ponds at a Fluvanna facility and three others.

in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Culpeper Woman Abandons Bid For State Senate

Elephant Donkey Symbols  102708

A Culpeper woman abandons her campaign for the State Senate.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Man Becomes Suspect In Death Of UMW Student

Mary Washington University of

A man is a suspect in the death of a University of Mary Washington student.