Temporary highway lane closures will be suspended across Virginia during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. VDOT says lane closures in temporary work zones will be lifted from noon Thursday until noon on Monday, July 7th. State officials are encouraging drivers to avoid distractions, buckle up everyone’s seat belt, obey the posted speed limits and be courteous to other drivers.
Class sizes continue to vary in the Albemarle County schools.
Four Virginia schools take part in a pilot program that involves solar energy.
The movie "Big Stone Gap", which was filmed in Virginia, had its national release on Friday.
AMTRAK is now allowing passengers on some Virginia train routes to bring their pets.