Radford, VA - Radford Police arrested three men Monday night in connection to an armed robbery that left one man with a gunshot wound to the head.
Bedford Co., VA - As temperatures continued to drop Monday night, some were still out of power. It was that heavy precipitation that froze to trees and power lines, causing thousands of outages throughout Virginia, Monday.
Lynchburg, VA - There were prayers for peace steps from where Jamisha Gilbert's body was found on Monday night.
Lynchburg, VA - Friends and family of Jamisha Gilbert gathered Monday evening to honor the 18-year-old near the spot her body was found.
Lynchburg, VA - Several large trees were simply no match to the weight of the ice Sunday night into Monday morning.
Nelson Co., VA - The Commonwealth's Attorney's Office says Martin wants to prevent potential witnesses and law enforcement officials from disclosing information to the media and public about the case.
Christiansburg, VA - Cheryl Caldwell, 35, has been charged with distributing meth, assault on a law enforcement, and driving under the influence of drugs, among other charges.
Rustburg, VA -The 89-year-old founded Sonny Merryman, Incorporated, which is now one of the nation's most prominent bus dealers.
Bedford Co., VA - The Southern Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force plans to use a portion of a state grant to buy a mobile computer forensic lab.
Lynchburg, VA – Liberty University's track and field coach remembers a young man killed in a weekend crash as a promising student athlete.
Charlottesville, VA - The former University of Virginia lacrosse player was convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend, Yeardley Love, in May 2010.
Appomattox Co., VA - As power crews pulled trees off of power lines Monday morning, anxious homeowners waited for their lights to turn back on.
Lynchburg, VA - Sometimes the Holidays are all about getting that perfect Christmas card. Taking a family photo is not always an easy process.
Charlotte Co., VA - Tyler Napier was hunting Saturday morning on his parent's farm in Keysville when he came across a black bear. The bear weighs 728 pounds.
Bedford Co. Sheriff Mike Brown
Bedford Co., VA - The Bedford County Sheriff's Office has once again been recognized as one of Virginia's best law enforcement agencies.
Chatham, VA - Officials in Chatham worked behind the scenes to surprise their fire chief with a list of honors and resolutions last month, but that was only a preview of what was to come.
Rockbridge Co., VA - Rockbridge County was directly in the path of the icy storm Sunday. Even though there was significant ice accumulation, the area managed to escape any real trouble.
Nelson Co., VA - While the Nelson County area saw sleet and freezing rain, it appears most people listened and stayed at home, including some employees.
Bassett, VA -Human remains found in Franklin County on Thursday have now been identified as missing Bassett man, Ricky Eugene Dodson.
Bedford, VA - Daniel Harris, 30, was denied bond Monday in Bedford County Juvenile and Domestic Court.
Bedford, VA - A grand jury has indicted a Thaxton man on 20 child pornography possession charges. David Seabolt is expected in court on January 24.
Bedford, VA - A Bedford woman is indicted by a grand jury on a felony child endangerment charge, after police say she put a rope around her baby's neck.
Franklin Co., VA - According to Liberty University's website, the 18-year-old killed in Saturday's crash in Franklin County was a member of the track team.
Lynchburg, VA - Much of the ABC 13 Viewing Area is recovering from freezing rain and ice that fell in two parts Sunday.
Lynchburg, VA - Route 460 at Candlers Mountain Road has reopened.
Across the ABC-13 Viewing Area - The power outage numbers continue to rise as ice weighs down trees and power lines across Virginia.
Lovingston, VA - This area has seen sleet coming down off and on all day; it seems like there have been pockets of bad weather coming and going.
Lexington, VA- Sunday's freezing rain and sleet is causing some big problems for people on the road. Drivers are having to navigate icy roads, putting a damper on some of their travel plans.
Lynchburg, VA - We're far from done with the freezing rain. More is expected this afternoon into the evening. Roads are getting slick and will get worse as the sun sets.
Alleghany Co., VA- A fatal crash in Alleghany County is under investigation by State Police. We're told it happened around 10 p.m. Friday on Route 616.
Roanoke, VA- A house fire in Roanoke caused some major damage Friday night. Fire and EMS crews responded to a home in the 1800 block of Salem Avenue around 8:50 p.m.
Lynchburg, Va- A crowd came out to Miller Park in Lynchburg today to raise awareness for missing girls in the area. The event was hosting by B.B. Shavers's SHOPO organization
Amherst Co., VA - A car accident that has sent two people to the hospital occurred just after nine p.m. Friday night, at the intersection of Route 29 Business and All American Way, that's just south of the town of Amherst.
Lynchburg, VA - With winter weather looming, public works crews in Lynchburg are getting their game plan ready for what's shaping up to be a slick weekend ahead in the Hill City.
Lynchburg, VA - Between them, there's more than two hundred years of service in the Army Reserve; this group of men are some of Lynchburg's finest, each served a minimum of 20 years as cooks in the Army Reserve.
Wayne Dooley is known around Montvale as a long-time volunteer firefighter. Decades ago he displayed a different kind of heroism, but hid it for years.
The Bedford County School Board is revisiting an agreement with the National D-Day Memorial, that allowed Bedford Elementary to be used for memorial events when the weather is bad.
Hardware stores were busy on Friday as many get prepared to stay home if a winter storm hits this weekend.
Lynchburg, VA - It's been an active construction site for years, good news now though for folks who travel up and down Lynchburg's Fifth Street.
VDOT crews are doing their best to prepare for a storm because of the uncertain forecast for our area.
Danville, VA - As the ice and rain roll in this weekend, animal experts say you should definitely consider your pets.
Blacksburg, VA – Timothy Sands has been named the new president of Virginia Tech.
Lynchburg, VA - An E.C. Glass student with a severe form of autism went missing for more than an hour on Thursday, and that had his family extremely worried.
Floyd Co., VA - The Floyd County Sheriff's Office is asking hunters and drivers to be on the lookout for anything out of the ordinary as they look for a missing elderly man.
Danville, VA -- A man accused in the stabbing death of a Danville man in September has been arrested by U.S. Marshals in Roanoke.
Virginia State Police have launched a new crime prevention app.
Gretna, VA - Gretna area residents will have an opportunity to make their mark on a new medical facility there.
Amherst Co., VA - Amherst County deputies have arrested a man they say stole items in several counties.
Danville, VA - The building for I.W. Taylor Elementary School in Danville, which closed at the end of last year, will soon be occupied again.
Lynchburg, VA - ABC 13's lightning detector confirmed the storms had formed, along with several viewer reports.
Danville, VA - A Danville man was in the first group for an experimental and very dangerous program in Vietnam. Peter Wrenn and his partner searched for explosives.
Lynchburg, VA - The City of Lynchburg has a new tool to get feedback from you.
Lynchburg, VA - We already have a couple of event cancellations for Sunday due to the impending ice in the forecast. This list may grow as we get more, so keep checking. If you have a cancellation, please
Lynchburg, VA - We already have a couple of event cancellations for Sunday due to the impending ice in the forecast. This list may grow as we get more, so keep checking.
Lynchburg, VA - We're hearing from Lynchburg's City Manager about that altercation at an E.C. Glass/Heritage game back in October.
Roanoke, VA - A man accused in the stabbing death of a Danville man in September has been arrested by U.S. Marshals in Roanoke. According to the U.S. Marshals Service, Harry James Gladmon, 33, was taken
Roanoke, VA - A man accused in the stabbing death of a Danville man in September has been arrested by U.S. Marshals in Roanoke.
Campbell Co., VA - Five Campbell County schools are operating on a two-hour delay Friday.
Franklin County, VA – The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is investigating what they say appears to be human remains.
Lynchburg, VA - Her family still mourning her death is now struggling to pay for her burial. Devastation coupled now with the looming question of what next. Jamisha Gilbert's mother Norma Gilbert-Eldridge is having to piece together how to give her daughter a proper burial, the burial she says she deserves.
Nelson Mandela, the former South African president whose stubborn defiance survived 27 years in prison and led to the dismantling of the country's racist and brutal apartheid system, has died.
Amherst Co., VA - An Amherst County judge sentenced Joshua Thurmer, 30, Thursday. He faced 14 counts of grand larceny.
Campbell Co., VA -Jeremy Alexander, 29, of Lynchburg is charged with robbery, attempted robbery, grand larceny, and two counts of wearing a mask in public. He was taken into custody Thursday.
Danville, VA - God's Storehouse in Danville received a check Thursday for about half of their food purchases for all of next year.
Blacksburg, VA - The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors is set to announce the university's 16th president at a news conference around 1 p.m.
Vinton, VA - Christopher Douthat was last seen October 25 after a friend dropped him off at a downtown Roanoke bar.
Dry Fork, VA - Lucas Wayne was your typical little boy who loved playing, laughing and being the focus of his mother's attention.
Richmond, VA - Police officers protect us every day. Thursday in Richmond, however, all the discussion was on how to protect them.
Roseland, VA - A neighbor found Samuel Gaines, 74, dead in his driveway Wednesday with an apparent wound to his head. His wallet was missing.
Lynchburg, VA - The autopsy on the body was completed Thursday morning.
Danville, VA - The statistics are shocking. Since the beginning of October, Danville Police say they've gotten 107 Breaking and Entering reports. Last year at the same time they had only 28.
Roanoke, VA - According to police, the burglaries happened in the 800 block of Bridge Street SW on November 22.
Lynchburg, VA - World War Two, for so many was the war for firsts; the first time many young men wielded a weapon, the first time they left home, or saw serious combat. All of that, certainly true for one Lynchburg hero, 87 year old Bill Collins. His World War Two was one, even 70 years later, he remembers as if it was yesterday.
Lynchburg, VA - As an army of yellow scoured the area along US 460 and the Concord Turnpike, Jamisha's mother already had a terrible feeling about what they'd find.
Roanoke, VA - Police say the man was seen leaving the area in a gold Chrysler minivan with a red scooter on the back.
Roanoke, VA - Governor Bob McDonnell is throwing his support behind Octavia Johnson in the special election for the 11th District seat.
Lynchburg, VA - So many questions still remain surrounding missing 18 year old Jamisha Gilbert. About her maroon car found Friday, her mom says she wrecked; about that boyfriend she was last seen with; and the latest discovery of a woman's body.
Alleghany Co., VA - Deputies were called to Donovan Street where a neighbor found Joe Ray Rumfelt, 71, dead in his home.
Lynchburg, VA - The press conference will be held Saturday in Lynchburg's Miller Park at noon.
Buchanan, VA - A lock from the Kanawha-James River Canal System was recently discovered. The find dates back to what was once the beginning of America's shipping highway, before the age of the railroad.
Roanoke,VA - An 18 year old Roanoke man is dead after police said he was shot late Wednesday afternoon. Roanoke Police said Tratavious Davon Oliver McDuffie was found in the 1600 block of Queen Ann Drive
Roanoke, VA - An 18 year old Roanoke man is dead -- shot late Wednesday afternoon.
Amherst Co., VA - State Police say the driver lost control of the truck and caused it to overturn. No one was hurt.
Lynchburg, VA - The ingredients are on the table for significant icing in Greater Lynchburg and Southside Virginia.
Danville, VA - Police say a caller alerted them of three suspicious subjects around 10 a.m. in the 100 block of Third Ave. West.
Lynchburg, VA – The Hotline for the Jamisha Gilbert case has now been closed. Instead, police ask that you call the LPD Criminal Investigations Division at 434-455-6054.
Lynchburg, VA - When friends got news that searchers found a body in the area where Jamisha's car was abandoned, they became worried.
Lynchburg, VA - Lt. Colonel Henry Morris served in the United States Army for 20 years serving two tours through Vietnam.
Appomattox, VA - A judge sentenced Ubel Booker-Bey, 29, Tuesday for robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.
Forest, VA - A Forest man doesn't talk much about his time in Vietnam. He wasn't a prisoner of war or injured in combat. But he was proud to serve his country and leaving everything behind. Patriotism
Forest, VA - A Forest man doesn't talk much about his time in Vietnam. He wasn't a prisoner of war or injured in combat. But he was proud to serve his country and leaving everything behind.
Danville, VA - Sources tell ABC 13 they found food and an item resembling a firearm inside. Police say no hazardous materials were found but parts of the mall were evacuated as a precaution.
Lynchburg, VA - The big message is get your car, your home, and yourself ready for winter and don't wait until the first snow fall.
Lynchburg, VA - Organizers of Lynchburg's Christmas parade are crossing their fingers that the weather holds out this Sunday. The forecast isn't looking so good for them though.
Danville, VA - Hylton Hall was destroyed last year by a massive fire. Marshall Construction Company finalized its purchase of the building last week and started tearing it down Tuesday.
Nelson Co., VA - The Sheriff's Office can only confirm they found a man's body in front of his home in the county. They won't say where or who it might be.
A doctor at a Roanoke County urgent care facility has been reprimanded by the Virginia Board of Medicine for giving a Montvale teen too much of a powerful painkiller hours before the girl's death.
Lynchburg, VA - Palin was promoting her latest book, "Good Tidings and Great Joy: Protecting the Heart of Christmas."
Bedford Co., VA - Governor McDonnell will be in Bedford County Wednesday night for a ceremony to honor long-time delegate Lacey Putney.
Rockbridge Co., VA - State Police say Kelsey Durkin, 21, of New Canaan, Connecticut was killed in the accident. Durkin was not wearing her seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.
Lovingston, VA - Tuesday night on what her family calls "sacred ground," there were prayers and continued hope that Alexis Murphy will return home in time for Christmas. It was an emotional night that included a tree lighting ceremony in Alexis' honor at the Liberty Gas Station in Lovingston, where she was last seen.
Lynchburg, VA - Jamisha's mother, Norma Gilbert-Eldridge, said they had an argument last week and Wednesday was the last time she spoke to her daughter.
Lynchburg, VA - Lieutenant Dave Gearhart with Lynchburg Police says they plan to continue their search until they find something that could lead them to Gilbert.
Roanoke Co., VA - Just three years old, Origo attributes its success to local partners and key legislation pushed by then Governor Tim Kaine.
Bedford, VA - The National D-Day Memorial is being pressure cleaned to get ready for the 70th Anniversary of the Normandy invasion next June.
Lynchburg, VA - The pre-school unveiled a new sign celebrating the fact that it is now accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg police are investigating a two car accident that sent two people to the hospital Tuesday.
(Ivanhoe Newswire) – Scared of a huge power bill this winter? Well you don't have to compromise your cozy, warm home to keep your costs down.
Danville, VA - Danville City Council will be discussing expanding the proposed tourism zone in their meeting Tuesday night.
Danville, VA - The Battle of Normandy in 1944 involved three million troops. An 87-year-old Danville veteran was among them.
Martinsville, VA - The Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a job fair for local data centers and manufacturing companies at the Dutch Inn from 9 a.m. until noon.
Rockbridge Co., VA - Students at Washington and Lee University are mourning the loss of a student who died in an early morning crash Tuesday.
Christiansburg, VA - Ronnie Joe Hawkins, 51, passed away on Sunday from injuries he got in the blaze.
Lynchburg, VA - The standoff between a man who barricaded himself inside a Boonsboro home and Lynchburg Police has ended peacefully.
Amherst Co., VA - McDonnell says the upgrades at the plant will include technology improvements that will reduce the amount of energy is takes to produce products.
Lynchburg, VA - If you pledged to help out and "Be a Santa to a Senior" this holiday season, it's time to get those gifts back under the tree.
Lynchburg, VA - Jamisha Gilbert, 18, was last seen late Thursday night after she dropped her boyfriend off at home.
Roanoke, VA - Officials in Roanoke are trying to keep the public up to date on tuberculosis concerns, following the discovery of an infected student last week.
Bedford Co., VA - A 15-year-old is in custody after Bedford County investigators say he shot an 11-year-old in the leg with a blow gun.
Nelson Co., VA - Friends and family will gather at the Liberty Gas Station in Lovingston, the last place Alexis was seen alive.
Roanoke, VA - A Roanoke man suspected of attacking his new wife and daughter-in-law faces new charges including murder.
Pittsylvania Co., VA - Thanks to sequestration, many tobacco growers across the country will be missing out on big bucks at the beginning of the year.
Lynchburg, VA - It has been a terrifying few days for a mother, wondering where her 18 year old daughter is. The search for Jamisha Gilbert wrapped up Monday along Concord Turnpike where Lynchburg police say her Honda Accord was found.
The man accused in the capital murder of 18 month old, VeraLee Craft, is expected to pleaded guilty to first degree murder in order to avoid the death penalty.
Lynchburg, VA- If you're looking for some festive holiday shopping this month, folks in downtown Lynchburg want you to come their way.
About $4,000 has been raised so far, to provide medical care and shelter to a horse in Bedford County, seen tied to a pole on Facebook last week.
Pittsylvania Co., VA - There's a public hearing tomorrow night in Pittsylvania County to discuss zoning for adult stores.
The Consortium for Risk-Based Firearm Policy presented its report called Guns, Public Health, and Mental Illness at the University of Virginia Monday.
A woman searching for answers about her father's World War Two experiences finds more than 100 lost pictures from the Normandy campaign that will help fill in the blanks.
The investigation into a case of tuberculosis at William Fleming High School continues as 150 staff and students prepare to be tested.
Lynchburg, VA – Lynchburg Police are searching for a missing 18-year-old. Police took a missing persons report on Sunday evening for Jamisha Gilbert.
Danville, VA -- The Main Street Post Office in Danville is closed right now after failing an inspection.
Roanoke Co., VA - Roanoke County investigators have charged a juvenile with two counts of involuntary manslaughter after they say he wrecked a car that killed two people. That driver also faces one count
Roanoke Co., VA - Roanoke County investigators have charged a juvenile with two counts of involuntary manslaughter after they say he wrecked a car that killed two people.
Danville, VA - Black Friday was not the only day for big shopping this weekend. In fact, Small Business Saturday, which encourages shoppers to buy local, has really taken off.
Lynchburg, VA - Earlier this year, we learned the tragic news that a Lynchburg man had been shot multiple times while serving in Afghanistan back in May.
BOSTON (Ivanhoe Newswire) – It's supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year but when kids don't get the gifts they want it could go into meltdown mode.
Appomattox, VA - A Concord man is behind bars, accused of stealing a safe from an Appomattox County church and destroying several historical documents that were inside.
Lynchburg, VA - The Supreme Court has turned away Liberty University's attempt to overturn a key part of the Affordable Care Act.
Carroll Co., VA - State Police say a Hillsville man is dead after crashing his car this weekend in Carroll County.
Danville, VA - Danville Police say a man is in the hospital in critical condition, after he was shot in the head.
Bath Co., VA - According to State Police, both Trooper G.W. Johnson, Jr. and firefighter Richard Cauthorn III were released from the hospital Saturday night.
Martinsville, VA- The Red Cross is helping out after two fires displaced residents in our viewing area.
Danville, VA-- It's officially December and lots of people have started their holiday shopping. If you celebrate Christmas, and if you haven't done so already, it may be time to start thinking about buying a Christmas tree.
Lynchburg, VA- A public search was held in Nelson County Sunday for missing Nelson County teen Alexis Murphy. The search was organized by B.B. Shaver's SHOPO organization.
Lynchburg, VA- Some may have shopped all they could on Black Friday, but many still came out to support local business Saturday. It was part of Small Business Saturday, which was created by American Express in 2010. For many, shopping local is a great idea.
Patrick Co., VA-- A southside man who died 165 years ago, has not been forgotten. He was celebrated by many people in Patrick County on Saturday.
Danville, VA – Investigators are trying to find the cause of an early morning house fire in Danville Saturday.
Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Fire-EMS Spokesperson Tiffany Bradbury said the blaze quickly escalated to a two-alarm response.
Friday was opening day for many Christmas tree farms in the area. Dozens of families headed out to Dancing Hill Christmas Tree Farm in Bedford County.
A Bedford Co. horse expert has launched a fundraising effort to help a horse made famous on Facebook.
Christiansburg, VA- A Christiansburg man is recovering in the hospital after being pulled from a trailer fire Friday morning.
Roanoke, VA- A man struck by a car earlier this week passed away from his injuries Friday morning.