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Thomasville Building in Appomattox Has New Owner

 Appomattox, VA- Three years after closing down the Thomasville building in Appomattox has a new owner, according to Hilco Global, the company that handled the bankruptcy auction.

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BREAKING: Military Jet Crashes in Augusta County

Augusta Co., VA (AP) - A sheriff's dispatcher says authorities are searching for a military jet that crashed in Virginia.

Police: Two Timberlake Area Stores Robbed Overnight

Campbell Co., VA - Police tell us overnight robberies at stores in Campbell County and Lynchburg are probably related.

UPDATE: Person of Interest Sought in Deadly Lynchburg Shooting

Lynchburg, VA – Lynchburg Police have released new information in Tuesday's shooting on 11th and Polk Street.

UPDATE: Monroe Man to Spend More Than Five Years Behind Bars for Burning Child

Amherst Co., VA – A Monroe man who intentionally burned a toddler will spend more than five years behind bars.

Update: Three Hurt After Car Crashes Into Lynchburg Fast Food Restaurant Video included

Lynchburg, VA – Three people were hurt after a car crashed into a Lynchburg Hardee's Tuesday morning.

VDOT Reduces Speed Limits in Pittsylvania Co. as Fatal Accident Toll Rises to Ten Video included

Pittsylvania Co., VA -The head-on collision that killed an Averett University student last weekend is the tenth fatal accident in Pittsylvania County this year.

Man Sentenced to Five Years for Attempted Robbery of Bedford Co. Home Video included

Bedford Co., VA – A man Bedford County deputies say was part of a breaking and entering gang that hit several homes has been sentenced to five years in prison.

Third Amtrak Route To D.C. And New York Coming To Lynchburg Video included

Lynchburg, VA- A third daily passenger train from Lynchburg to Washington and New York is coming soon.The Virginia Department of Transportation announced the plans to add a new train route to Lynchburg.City Manager Kimbell Payne says this new route could help local residents have greater connectivity with the North East, and he says that's a good thing.He also says the new route would give an opportunity for flexibility for those with different schedule needs.The train would depart from the K...

Second Man Dies after SML Boat Crash

Lynchburg, VA - A second man has died following a boat crash on Smith Mountain Lake July 31.  James McCulloch died Sunday at Virginia Baptist Hospital, according to Conservation Police. 

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  • Football Friday Preview: Magna Vista Warriors

    Football Friday Preview: Magna Vista Warriors

                                                                     
    Magna Vista Warriors Head coach: Joe Favero (7th year)  Last year's record/playoff result: 11-2, lost to eventual state champion Northside in third round of playoffs  
  • Area Pro Baseball Scores for Tuesday, Aug. 26

    Area Pro Baseball Scores for Tuesday, Aug. 26

                                           
    Area Pro Baseball Scores for Tuesday, Aug. 26 Carolina League: Carolina 4, Lynchburg 3 - Hillcats still tied for wild-card lead after Wilmington lost to Potomac 3-1  Frederick 5, Salem 4 - Jose Vinicio (S): 2-4, Red Sox trail first-place Myrtle Beach by one game in Southern Division, Salem leads wild-card chase by a half-game over Carolina  Appalachian League: Danville 7, Princeton 5    Pulaski 9, Burlington 8  
  • Jimmie Johnson Talks about Martinsville Testing

    Jimmie Johnson Talks about Martinsville Testing

                                                              

    Martinsville - Hendrick Motorsports Cup drivers got in some short track testing Tuesday and Wednesday at Martinsville Speedway. Sprint Cup points leader Jeff Gordon and teammates Dale Earnhardt, Junior, Jimmie Johnson and Kasey Kahne all turned laps on the half-mile oval in preparation for the Goody's 500 in late October.  Gordon and Johnson have each won Martinsville EIGHT times, but practice is still a big deal.


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