Man Seriously Hurt After Being Struck by Train in Norfolk

Man Seriously Hurt After Being Struck by Train in Norfolk

Police in Virginia say that a man was seriously hurt after being struck by a train.

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Wingsuit Summit at Skydive Orange Takes Skydiving to the Next Level

Wingsuit Summit at Skydive Orange Takes Skydiving to the Next Level

Some people in Orange County are taking skydiving even further, with help from coaches who specialize in jumping out of a plane with a special suit on.

June 14th, 5:42 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Fluvanna Co. Receives State Grant to Fund School Resource Officer Programs

Fluvanna Co. Receives State Grant to Fund School Resource Officer Programs

A big check from the state is helping the Fluvanna County Sheriff's Office fund school resource officer incentives in public schools.

June 14th, 4:38 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Moriah Davis
VSP Releases 2018 Report on Va. Crime Figures Analysis

VSP Releases 2018 Report on Va. Crime Figures Analysis

Virginia's official and only comprehensive report on local and statewide crime figures for 2018 is now available online on the Virginia State Police website.

June 14th, 11:12 AM EDT by Annie Schroeder
Lawyers for Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax Push for Criminal Investigation into Sexual Assault Allegations

Lawyers for Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax Push for Criminal Investigation into Sexual Assault Allegations

Lawyers for Virginia Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax have sent letters to prosecutors asking them to open a criminal investigation.

June 13th, 10:59 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder & Hailey Wilt
Madison Co. Sheriff's Office Responds to Incident on Shiffletts Corner Lane

Madison Co. Sheriff's Office Responds to Incident on Shiffletts Corner Lane

One person is in custody after a standoff in Madison County Wednesday afternoon.

June 12th, 2:33 PM EDT by John Early
Survey Shows Lack of High-Speed Internet Providers in Central Virginia

Survey Shows Lack of High-Speed Internet Providers in Central Virginia

A majority of people living in central Virginia say they have a reliable internet connection, but many of them think providers are in short supply.

June 12th, 1:29 PM EDT by Chris Markham
VSP: Missing Accomack Co. Woman Found Safe

VSP: Missing Accomack Co. Woman Found Safe

Virginia State Police say Tontrese Vermelle has been safely located.

June 12th, 12:25 PM EDT by John Early
Virginia Announces 3 New Solar Projects in Halifax and Orange Counties

Virginia Announces 3 New Solar Projects in Halifax and Orange Counties

Governor Northam announced that the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality has issued permits for the construction and operation of three new solar projects in Halifax and Orange counties.

June 12th, 11:41 AM EDT by John Early
TJHD Environmental Health Services Closed June 17 and June 18

TJHD Environmental Health Services Closed June 17 and June 18

Thomas Jefferson Health District Environmental Health Services will be closed on June 17 and June 18 for staff training.

June 11th, 2:50 PM EDT
Low Voter Turnout During Primary Elections in Virginia

Low Voter Turnout During Primary Elections in Virginia

The polls were open all day, but voter turnout was low across the NBC29 viewing area.

June 11th, 12:14 PM EDT by John Early & Henry Graff
Greene Co. Supervisor Makes 1st Court Appearance in Larceny Case

Greene Co. Supervisor Makes 1st Court Appearance in Larceny Case

A judge is considering whether to allow a Greene County supervisor to leave the state while he faces a felony charge.

June 11th, 12:08 PM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
Additional Radio System to Help Greene Co. Sheriff's Office During Emergencies

Additional Radio System to Help Greene Co. Sheriff's Office During Emergencies

Members of the Greene County Virginia Amateur Radio Club are now working with the sheriff’s office to help folks during an emergency.

June 10th, 2:41 PM EDT by John Early & Moriah Davis
$11M Grant Seeks to Prevent Cervical Cancer in Appalachia

$11M Grant Seeks to Prevent Cervical Cancer in Appalachia

The National Cancer Institute has gifted 10 Appalachian health systems a total of $11 million for cervical cancer prevention programs.

June 10th, 1:30 PM EDT
FCC Authorizes Funding in Virginia for Rural Broadband from Connect America Fund Auction

FCC Authorizes Funding in Virginia for Rural Broadband from Connect America Fund Auction

The FCC has authorized nearly $37 million in funding over the next decade to expand broadband to unserved rural Virginia homes and businesses in 34 counties.

June 10th, 11:38 AM EDT by John Early
Elvis Tribute Artist to Take Part in Orange Co. Fundraiser

Elvis Tribute Artist to Take Part in Orange Co. Fundraiser

A Greene County man will be paying tribute to the King of rock and roll, while also raising money to help end childhood cancer.

June 10th, 8:51 AM EDT by John Early & Caroline Coleburn
Louisa County Volunteer Rescue Squad Hosts Vehicle Operation Course

Louisa County Volunteer Rescue Squad Hosts Vehicle Operation Course

First responders are always in high demand and on Sunday, some new EMT drivers are getting ready to hit the streets.

June 9th, 6:33 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Police Detail Man's Threat Behind Panic at DC LGBTQ Parade

Police Detail Man's Threat Behind Panic at DC LGBTQ Parade

A man threatened another person with a BB gun during an LGBTQ pride parade in the nation's capital and set off a panic that sent hundreds of people, who mistakenly believed gunshots were fired, running in fear, police...

June 9th, 3:46 PM EDT
Keswick's Historic Farm Tour and Country Fair to Benefit Area Nonprofits

Keswick's Historic Farm Tour and Country Fair to Benefit Area Nonprofits

People in Keswick got a special chance to take a glimpse behind the gates of some historic churches and landmarks in the area.

June 8th, 10:19 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
People Brave Rain to Attend Annual Car Show in Crozet

People Brave Rain to Attend Annual Car Show in Crozet

Despite the rain on Saturday, several people braved the elements to check out some sweet rides in Crozet.

June 8th, 9:55 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
'Wings & Wheels 4 PAWS' Fundraiser to Benefit Fluvanna Animal Rescues

'Wings & Wheels 4 PAWS' Fundraiser to Benefit Fluvanna Animal Rescues

Community members in Fluvanna County are raising money for several animal rescue organizations.

June 8th, 9:27 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Moms Demand Action Chapter in Crozet Hosts Safe Summer Kickoff

Moms Demand Action Chapter in Crozet Hosts Safe Summer Kickoff

On Saturday, the Crozet chapter of Moms Demand Action hosted its ‘Safe Summer Kickoff’ where lawmakers and first responders discussed how to protect against gun violence.

June 8th, 6:52 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Antique Car Hobbyist Donates 1912 Ford Model T to James Madison Museum

Antique Car Hobbyist Donates 1912 Ford Model T to James Madison Museum

The James Madison Museum in Orange is now home to a piece of automotive history.

June 7th, 5:07 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Madison Jones
Grant for Milkweed Planting at Montpelier Helps Monarch Butterflies

Grant for Milkweed Planting at Montpelier Helps Monarch Butterflies

James Madison's Montpelier is doing what it can to help out monarch butterflies.

June 7th, 4:32 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Madison Jones
Gov. Northam Announces Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Award Winners

Gov. Northam Announces Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Award Winners

Governor Northam has announced the winners of the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund award, and some of those winners came from right here in central Virginia.

June 7th, 9:53 AM EDT by Lowell Rose & Emmy Freedman
Dominion Energy to Close Orange County Distribution Office

Dominion Energy to Close Orange County Distribution Office

The Dominion Energy distribution office in Orange County is closing this year.

June 6th, 10:34 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Louisa Court Convicts Man of Rape At Campground

Louisa Court Convicts Man of Rape At Campground

Louisa County Commonwealth’s Attorney Rusty E. McGuire announced today that the Louisa County Circuit Court has found Jason Karsten, 38, guilty of raping a woman at a Louisa County campground last year. 

June 6th, 6:28 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Orange Co. Child Care Employees Make First Court Appearance Following Abuse Charges

Orange Co. Child Care Employees Make First Court Appearance Following Abuse Charges

Jenean Simms and Brooks Sims, the two women facing charges in a child abuse case in Orange County, have made their first court appearance.

June 6th, 6:11 PM EDT by Lowell Rose
Central Virginia Officers Join in Torch Run for Special Olympics

Central Virginia Officers Join in Torch Run for Special Olympics

Police officers and athletes are once making their way through Virginia for the annual torch fun for the Special Olympics.

June 6th, 3:50 PM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
Police to Continue Search for Missing Teen Near Schuyler Quarry June 6

Police to Continue Search for Missing Teen Near Schuyler Quarry June 6

Police have suspended their search for missing 18-year-old Henry Christian Morin in Albemarle County. Crews will continue their efforts Thursday, June 6. 

June 5th, 12:08 PM EDT by John Early & Lottye Lockhart
Health Officials Warn of Possible Measles Exposure at Dulles

Health Officials Warn of Possible Measles Exposure at Dulles

Health officials in northern Virginia are warning the public about potential exposure to measles after a child in the region contracted the illness.

June 6th, 10:37 AM EDT
Greene County Schools Undergo $28 Million Summer Renovations

Greene County Schools Undergo $28 Million Summer Renovations

A pair of Greene County schools will get major renovations done this summer.

June 5th, 4:09 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Old Rapidan Mill to Become New Headquarters for Ecology Group

Old Rapidan Mill to Become New Headquarters for Ecology Group

There’s new life in the Old Rapidan Mill on the Orange County/Culpeper County line.

June 5th, 3:41 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Louisa Man Suffers Serious Injuries in Single Vehicle Crash, Faces Charges

Louisa Man Suffers Serious Injuries in Single Vehicle Crash, Faces Charges

James D. Lowry, 49, of Louisa was traveling on Shannon Hill Road when he ran off the right side, over corrected, and struck a tree.

June 5th, 11:21 AM EDT by Chris Markham
Louisa County Sheriff's Office Recruiting Kids for Summer Camp

Louisa County Sheriff's Office Recruiting Kids for Summer Camp

The Louisa County Sheriff's Office is recruiting students to take part in a week-long summer camp that will take place later in June.

June 4th, 5:27 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Independent Candidate Enters Greene Co. Commonwealth's Attorney Race

Independent Candidate Enters Greene Co. Commonwealth's Attorney Race

Edwin Consolvo, an independent, is throwing his name into the race for Greene County commonwealth's attorney.

June 4th, 2:39 PM EDT by John Early & Henry Graff
Community Weighs in on Proposed Visitors Center for Greene County

Community Weighs in on Proposed Visitors Center for Greene County

Plans for a new Greene County visitor's center are now headed to the board of supervisors for approval.

June 4th, 11:54 AM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Pete DeLuca
Bicyclists to Again Ride Across Virginia to Raise Funds for Nonprofits

Bicyclists to Again Ride Across Virginia to Raise Funds for Nonprofits

A group from central Virginia is biking hundreds of miles to raise money to bring clean water to people in east Africa.

June 4th, 8:52 AM EDT by John Early & Caroline Coleburn
UVA's Larry Sabato Weighs-In on Controversial 16th District Victor

UVA's Larry Sabato Weighs-In on Controversial 16th District Victor

UVA's Larry Sabato had reactions to a controversial result in the race for Virginia's 16th District Senate seat.

Senior Statesmen of Va. Hears from UVA Professor on Charlottesville Statues

Senior Statesmen of Va. Hears from UVA Professor on Charlottesville Statues

Members of the Senior Statesmen of Virginia are now a little more knowledgeable about why Charlottesville became a hot spot for white supremacists in August of 2017.

Kaine, Legislators, Meet in Charlottesville to Address Gun Violence

Kaine, Legislators, Meet in Charlottesville to Address Gun Violence

State legislators met in Charlottesville on Monday to discuss solutions to gun violence in Virginia

Change of Venue Sought for Confederate Monument Hearing

Change of Venue Sought for Confederate Monument Hearing

Plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Charlottesville are requesting a change of venue for the proceedings, citing potential jury bias in the case of what they say was the illegal removal of Confederate monuments.

Moms Demand Action Chapter in Crozet Hosts Safe Summer Kickoff

Moms Demand Action Chapter in Crozet Hosts Safe Summer Kickoff

On Saturday, the Crozet chapter of Moms Demand Action hosted its ‘Safe Summer Kickoff’ where lawmakers and first responders discussed how to protect against gun violence.

Fundraiser Seeks to Create 'Bandera Monumental' Near Trump Winery

Fundraiser Seeks to Create 'Bandera Monumental' Near Trump Winery

A protest is taking shape in Albemarle County as a philanthropist is raising funds to hoist a Mexican-themed flag near Trump Winery.

Gov. Northam Announces 106 New Jobs in Albemarle County

Gov. Northam Announces 106 New Jobs in Albemarle County

Gov. Northam announced that Castle Hill Gaming will invest $1.3 million to expand its corporate headquarters in Albemarle County.

Gov. Northam Sets Date for Special Session on Gun Violence

Gov. Northam Sets Date for Special Session on Gun Violence

Gov. Northam is calling Virginia legislators back to Richmond on July 9 for a special session to address gun violence in the commonwealth.

Northam's Call for Special Session on Gun Control Met with Republican Pushback

Northam's Call for Special Session on Gun Control Met with Republican Pushback

Governor Northam is calling Virginia legislators back to Richmond for a special session on gun-control.

North Carolina Man Holds All-Day Vigil at General Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville

North Carolina Man Holds All-Day Vigil at General Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville

A North Carolina man is in Charlottesville representing Union soldiers in an all-day vigil in front of the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee in Market Street Park.