Bedford County, VA - Emergency crews will be looking for two boats that sunk in Smith Mountain Lake throughout Thursday night into Friday morning.
Lynchburg, VA - The 100 Mile Challenge here in Lynchburg started a little over a week ago and tonight some folks were out trying to get their mileage up.
Madison Heights, VA - Parents fighting to keep Virginia's training centers open say closing them might mean death for their loved ones. Families, advocacy groups, and legislators are set to meet in Richmond Monday to explore ways to keep the centers open.The center in Madison Heights is one of four set to close in the next six years.It's all part of an agreement the state reached with the Justice department to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.Yet, parent groups throughout Virgi...
Lynchburg, VA- Jamey Parks, a 36 year old, above-the-knee amputee of Forest, Va., will fly to Russia Friday to compete in the International Canoe Federation's Sprint World Championships in Moscow.
(Ivanhoe Newswire) – The average annual cost of college is $20,000, according to the Federal Reserve.
Bedford Co., VA - Investigators are looking into a potential case of elder abuse in Bedford County.
Lynchburg, VA - Bob McDonnell is the first Virginia Governor in history to face such severe charges. It's all playing out now on the national stage.
Danville, VA - There are a few days left to get a free ticket to a Braves game by participating in a local food drive for God's Storehouse.
UPDATE: According to the Bedford County Sheriff's office, the preliminary investigation does not indicate the involvement of a third party.
Danville, VA - Have you ever wanted to know what it's like playing baseball with the pros? Kids in Danville got a chance to see firsthand this week during the Danville Braves' annual summer camp.
UPDATE: The woman's husband told reporter Angela Hatcher the suspect dragged his wife, Melissa Cochran, out of the shower, by her hair, naked into the front yard. James Cochran said the man entered the home through their basement door.
Lynchburg, VA- Lynchburg voting officials are taking strides to increase accessibility at city polling places.
Lynchburg, VA- ABC 13 got to be part of a very special reunion Thursday morning in Lynchburg.
Lynchburg, VA- Riverfront Park is fenced up and off limits now, due to work for a city CSO project. The project was supposed to shut the park down before the start of summer, but delays have pushed back construction.
Campbell County, VA- A Concord man could spend the rest of his life behind bars after a judge found him guilty of more than 50 charges involving child pornography yesterday.
Danville, VA --Get your back-to-school shopping list out because starting Friday, you won't have to pay taxes! The Tax Free Weekend runs Friday through Sunday.
Danville, VA -- A store ledger dating back to the 1700s may soon bring a lot of attention to Danville's Historical Society. That's because they are nominating it to be on the list of Virginia's Top 10 Endangered Artifacts.
Martinsville, VA -- A former Martinsville Police Officer will spend 10 years behind bars for shooting his wife.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rep. Eric Cantor has used his farewell as House majority leader to lament what he calls a diminished U.S. role in a world that he says is rife with instability and terror.
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) - A jury has been seated to hear the trial of three people charged in connection with a deadly salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago.
Campbell Co., VA - The trial for one out of three people charged in connection with tattooing two young girls in Campbell County has been continued.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A key witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified that he made a mistake when he bought a Rolex watch for the governor at the first lady's request.
Lynchburg, VA - NASA is returning to Lynchburg this August to once again provide Lynchburg City Schools teachers with useful skills on how to integrate STEM activities into their classroom lessons.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A New Mexico man faces charges after authorities say a couple found him naked and sleeping in their bed.
"Back To School" also means back onto the school bus!But for kindergartners, who are doing it for the first time, that can be kinda scary!
Danville,VA - It's a new year with new rules in the City of Danville. In the first few days students will go home with a new school bus code of conduct and a contract - to be signed by the student and a parent - saying they agree to behave on the bus or suffer the consequences.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's attorney general says a $212,500 settlement has been reached with a University of Virginia student who was arrested after her purchase of water was mistaken for beer.
UPDATE: According to police, Roanoke officers took Kavon Taylor into custody Wednesday night around 5:30.
Lynchburg, VA - The Virginian apartment building is closing its doors for good at the end of August. If the 40 tenants that need a place to live are still looking, they'll be looking while out on the street.
Forest, VA- A safety study that looked at the stretch of road in the busy area where Lynchburg and Bedford County meet is calling for several changes. The main area of focus is the corridor that runs between Graves Mill Road and Grist Mill Drive.
Alton, VA-- In just a few weeks from now Virginia International Raceway will be hosting one of their biggest races, and drivers are gearing up for it.
Danville, VA-- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says Americans should not panic about the ebola outbreak, but some people over here have family and friends in Africa, and they're very concerned.
Lexington, VA- He's been referred to as a "campus celebrity" even though he spent his entire career behind the scenes, serving others. 54-year-old Larry Stuart was a campus security officer for Washington and Lee University in Lexington for 29 years.
Nelson Co., VA - A Nelson County man in the middle of an 18-month drug investigation was arrested after leading police on a high speed chase.
Pulaski Co., VA - A Pulaski County mother has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs after a crash that killed her four year old girl.
Lynchburg, VA - A Lynchburg police officer and a cab driver were both taken to the hospital after an accident Wednesday.
UPDATE: Richard Martin-Busher has been sentenced to 75 years for the rape of a Lynchburg woman.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Terry McAuliffe's administration has restored the voting rights of more than 2,500 Virginia felons since he's been in office.
Danville, VA -- A North Carolina company is relocating to Danville and bringing dozens of jobs.
UPDATE: Jessica Ewing has had her charges upgraded to first degree murder.
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) - The trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak linked to a Georgia peanut plant could keep jurors tied up at least two months.
Lynchburg, VA - The Lynchburg Police Department will be participating in the "Special Olympics Dough Raiser" event to support Special Olympics Virginia on Thursday at CiCi's Pizza on Candler's Mountain Road.
Danville, VA -- Governor Terry McAuliffe was in Danville Tuesday. We asked about his thoughts on the $17 billion nationally that is going to go to veterans affairs. McAuliffe says he supports this effort.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Lawyers defending former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife against corruption charges say the couple couldn't have been scheming together to accept bribes from a businessman because their marriage was falling apart.
Danville, VA-- Almost 4,000 miles! That's how far a group of 36 college students from all over the nation are cycling to raise money and awareness for people with disabilities.