A new budget will begin July 1st for the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library system. The library trustees will welcome the new Northside branch early next year on West Rio Road, and longer hours are coming to the Crozet and Louisa County branches. Library Director John Halliday (pictured, center) says the nearly $7 million spending plan will be the best new budget since 2008. The trustees adopted the new budget on Monday.
Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.
Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Dominion says it will move forward on building a natural gas pipeline through Nelson, Buckingham and Augusta pending government approval.