Lynchburg, Va- If you want to let our service men and women fighting overseas know you're thinking of them this holiday - send them a card. The American Red Cross has started a program called "Holiday Mail for Heroes."
Bedford, Va- A family owned company in Bedford has been put on the map. The company is a recipient of UVA's Tayloe Murphy Resilience Award-- recognizing businesses who grow and thrive despite challenges.
Lynchburg, Va- It's the Lynchburg Police Department against the Fire Department -- going head to head to raise money.
Lynchburg, VA- A local family say pumpkins had a late growing season due to the cold spring, but that hasn't slowed business at their pumpkin patch.
Lynchburg, VA - Thousands of kids across the country are not going to have a present to open on Christmas morning.
Lynchburg, VA - Give a present to a child in need, and get a free chicken sandwich. That's what a couple Chick-fil-As in Lynchburg are offering next month.
Lynchburg, VA - Manufacturing is the second biggest employer, second to healthcare, in Virginia. According to experts, it's only getting bigger and bigger.
Bedford, VA - Domino's Pizza to open next month in Bedford.
Lynchburg, VA - Friday was a very special day for one family at the D-Day Memorial in Bedford. The Haynes family gathered to receive medals a loved one earned many years ago.
Lynchburg, VA - Some neat news to announce about one of our reporters, Parker Slaybaugh and his brother David will appear on a hunting reality TV show Sunday Night, called Top Outdoor Producer. It's a series airing on the Sportsman Channel.
Lynchburg, VA - If you didn't have the chance to get outdoors Sunday, you missed some gorgeous weather.
Lynchburg, VA - Thousands of men flooded the campus of Liberty University this weekend for the annual Men's Wildfire Weekend. The event featured many celebrity speakers, including Tim Tebow, John Smoltz, and Willie Robertson.
Lynchburg, VA - We often hear about men and women coming home from war. Many have stories of bravery, and sacrifice. But here is a unique story of a Lynchburg veteran.
Lynchburg, VA - The movie Finding Faith premiered Saturday night, at Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg.
Appomattox, VA - Hunters for the Hungry and Wal-Mart came together Tuesday to help needy families have a memorable Thanksgiving.
Appomattox Co., VA - There's been a lot going on lately at the Appomattox Courthouse National Historical Park.
Lynchburg, VA-Ladies can get a new fashionable wardrobe, and give back to a great cause in the Hill City Wednesday night.
Danville, VA - Over 200 people came out to ride horses in Danville on Saturday, and it was all for a good cause.
We all try to stay fit and eat healthy, especially in the summer, and some of us even try to shed some pounds. Well now we have great tools at our finger tips that can help us achieve our goals.
Lynchburg, VA - The ABC 13 Pump Patrol is watching gas prices for you all month in May -- to let you know what to expect. We're also surprising people at the pump and helping them fill their tanks.
Danville, VA. - The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region is offering 31 scholarships for the 2012-2013 school year.
Danville, VA. - Danville's YMCA received $100,000 Thursday from Danville Regional Medical Center and LifePoint.
Lynchburg, VA - The mothers of the starting quarterbacks at UVA and Virginia Tech are uniting to raise money for a Lynchburg charity.
Lynchburg, VA- The new movie theater Visulite Cinemas is taking over the old Carmike 8 Theater at the Plaza this Friday.
Lynchburg, VA - You may have seen some of the region's finest out in the streets this week. Lynchburg firefighters have been taking up "Fill the Boot" collections.
Bedford, VA -Several local veterans will now have a much easier time thanks to a boy scout's project.
Lynchburg, VA - The James River Day School in Lynchburg pitched in Tuesday morning to help Centra fund the move of their pediatric wing from Virginia Baptist to Lynchburg General.
Lynchburg, VA - Liberty University's spending a million dollars to add a center for cinematic arts.
Lynchburg, VA - If you went to the ESPN Bracketbuster game at Liberty in February, you were more than just a fan.
Lynchburg, VA - ABC 13 partnered with a Lynchburg theater to raise money for Centra's new pediatric wing Thursday.
Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg City Schools are doing their part to help kids. Several schools have put out collection buckets.
Henry Co., VA - Taking a lap at the track took on a new meaning for NASCAR driver Greg Biffle on Tuesday afternoon.
Madison Heights, VA - A Lynchburg country singer is doing what he can to help a Madison Heights family, who lost their home in a fire back in January.
Appomattox, VA - Your used and unwanted eyeglasses could help a Jamaican see clearly, possibly for the first time.
Lynchburg, VA - The beloved cat that went missing from the Old City Cemetery in Lynchburg has found a new home.
Danville, VA - A Danville Police officer has received state recognition for how he handled an incident earlier this year. The Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police presented Corporal Samuel Bray with
Lynchburg, VA - Some area kids got to put their engineering skills to good use in summer camp on Tuesday. It's all part of CVCC's Technology/Engineering camp in conjunction with Randolph College.
Reporter: Ashley Singh Halifax Co., VA - The very hot temperatures are not keeping people from making their way out to the Halifax County Cantaloupe Festival. This is the festival's 30th year. The festival
Danville's Epiphany Episcopal School is immersing students into different languages and cultures during a one week camp. Teachers say the kids are catching on quickly, learning Spanish, French, even American Sign Language.
A Campbell County chaplain is heading to Louisiana with the Virginia National Guard to support the military assisting with the oil spill in the Gulf.
An organization that has helped hundreds of families in the Hill City is no longer in financial trouble.
The Girl Scouts want you to turn your silver and gold into an in-kind donation. If you have gold or silver jewelry that you haven't worn in years, or some silver serving pieces, flatware,