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Roanoke Police Say Two-Year-Old Girl Died After Accidentally Left in Van Video included

 Roanoke, VA – Roanoke police are investigating after a two-year-old girl died after being found unresponsive in the back seat of a van.

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Historic Bomber To Be On Display Friday Video included

History buffs get a treat this week as a vintage B-17 "Flying Fortress" will be on display Friday.

Sweet Briar Student Anonymously Confesses to Writing Racist Labels

Amherst Co., VA - Sweet Briar College's interim president says a student has confessed anonymously to putting racist labels on the doors and water coolers of a residence hall.

Woman Explains 'Scary Moment' As SUV Crashes Into Neighbor's House Video included

Danville,VA-- One Danville family has been forced to find another place to live after an SUV crashed into their home. 

Parade In Buena Vista The Unofficial Start Of "Campaign Season" Video included

For 44 years, the Labor Day celebrations in the small town have served as the unofficial start to election season.

Lynchburg Humane Society Wraps Up "Summer Of 1,000 Lives" Video included

The Lynchburg Humane Society is celebrating the completion of it's"The Summer of One Thousand Lives" campaign on Sunday.

Christiansburg Forklift Accident Kills One Man, Seriously Injures Another

 Christiansburg, VA- One man was killed and another seriously injured in a forklift accident in Christiansburg Saturday.

NFL's New Domestic Violence Policy Has Local Officials Hopeful Video included

The NFL announced this week that it's making major changes to the way they respond to players committing acts of domestic violence.

LU Aeronautics School Dean Served with F-15C Pilot Killed in Crash

    Campbell Co., VA – Col Jim Molloy (Ret.), Dean of the Liberty University School of Aeronautics, served with the pilot killed in the F-15C crash in Augusta County this week.

Update: Second Person of Interest Found in Lynchburg Shooting

Lynchburg, VA – Police say they have located Edwin Gray, a person of interest in Tuesday's shooting.

Update: Driver Injured in Amherst Co. Tractor Trailer Accident

Amherst Co., VA - Public Safety Director Gary Roakes says drivers should expect delays on the Route 29 bypass over the next couple of hours as crews work to clear a wrecked tractor trailer from the median.

Labor Day Travel to Reach Five Year High Video included

Lynchburg, VA -Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer and while some travelers were wrapping up their weekend, others were taking advantage of their day off. 

Training Intensifies for Ten Miler Video included

Lynchburg, VA- The historic Genworth Virginia Ten Miler will celebrate its 41st anniversary on September 26 and 27th. More than 4,000 runners are expected in the Hill City, some from around the globe, organizers say

Roanoke Man Charged After Driving His Car into a House

 Roanoke Co., VA- Roanoke County Police say a man has been charged with drunk driving after crashing his vehicle into a home early Saturday morning. 

LU Aeronautics School Gets 10,000th Cessna Video included

Campbell Co., VA - The 10,000th single-engine Cessna ever made at the Independence, Kansas factory arrived at the Liberty University School of Aeronautics Thursday.

Chatham Woman Finally Lays Her Army Vet Father to Rest After V.A. Woes Video included

Pittsylvania Co., VA - It's been 14 long months since Clavel Gagnon's father passed away, but she says she's been unable to properly grieve.

Basset Man Killed in Henry County Car Crash

 Henry Co., VA- State Police say a Bassett man was killed in an accident in Henry County Saturday night after he tried speeding away from deputies attempting to pull him over. 

Teen Seriously Injured in Fiery Roanoke County Car Crash

Roanoke Co., VA- Roanoke County Police say a teen is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a fiery car accident Saturday. 

New Walmart Neighborhood Market Coming to Campbell Co.

Campbell Co., VA - A new business is coming to Timberlake Road in Campbell County.

Two Men Wanted after Danville Subway Robbery

Danville, VA - Danville Police are searching for two men in connection to the robbery of a fast food restaurant.

Update: "Good Amount" of Students Absent After "Purge" Rumors

Danville, VA - Danville Schools Superintendent says "a good amount" of students were absent from G-W High School on Friday after rumors there would be a purge.

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  • Area Pro Baseball Scores for Monday, Sept. 1

    Area Pro Baseball Scores for Monday, Sept. 1

                                                   
    Area Pro Baseball Scores for Monday, Sept. 1  Appalachian League Playoffs: Danville 8, Princeton 5: Danville wins East Division title, will play the West winner beginning Thursday night in the championship series.  Carolina League (final day of regular season): Myrtle Beach 3, Lynchburg 2 - Hillcats open Northern Division playoffs Wednesday night at Potomac, Salem at Myrtle Beach.

  • Danville Beats Princeton 8-5 to Win Series

    Danville Beats Princeton 8-5 to Win Series

                                    
    The Danville Braves advanced to the Appalachian League Championship Series with Monday night's 8-5 win at Princeton.It was Danville's second-straight win over the East Division regular season champions and powers the D-Braves into the title series.
  • Hillcats Drop Regular Season Finale 3-2

    Hillcats Drop Regular Season Finale 3-2

                                                

    Myrtle Beach -Kevin Ahrens hit his league-leading 41st double of the year and Jose Martinez and Sean Godfrey both had RBIs, but Lynchburg lost its regular season finale at Myrtle Beach 3-2 Monday night.  Lynchburg now heads to Potomac for round one of the playoffs, the Hillcats' opening game is Wednesday night.


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  • $2.4B Revel casino shuts down after just 2 years

    $2.4B Revel casino shuts down after just 2 years

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:44 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:44:06 GMT
    Little more than two years after opening with high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market, Revel will close its doors Tuesday morning.
    It opened with a bang one day at dawn a little over 2 years ago amid high hopes it would turn around Atlantic City's struggling casino market.
  • Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claims

    Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claims

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:31 AM EDT2014-09-02 08:31:51 GMT
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph...
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph becomes 55...
  • Action-packed TV might make you snack more: Study

    Action-packed TV might make you snack more: Study

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:31 AM EDT2014-09-02 07:31:30 GMT
    Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.
    Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely-paced talk show.
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