Waynesboro Man Arrested After Standoff with SWAT and Area Police

Waynesboro Man Arrested After Standoff with SWAT and Area Police

On Saturday, October 19, 2019, at approximately 10:45 A.M. officers of the Waynesboro Police Department responded to a suspicious person in the 200 block of Pelham Drive.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 9:29 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Augusta County Sheriff’s Office to Host 4th Annual 'Donuts with a Deputy'

Augusta County Sheriff’s Office to Host 4th Annual 'Donuts with a Deputy'

This year, for ‘Donuts with a Deputy’ the Augusta County Sheriff's Office is honoring the birthday of one of its own.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 9:33 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Tara Todd
Waynesboro's Valley Mission Thrift Store Opens New Location

Waynesboro's Valley Mission Thrift Store Opens New Location

Waynesboro's Valley Mission Thrift Store has a new home and it opened on Friday. The new location is right next to the Sharp Shopper on West Main Street.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 9:23 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Waynesboro City, School Leaders Discuss Funding Options

Waynesboro City, School Leaders Discuss Funding Options

City and school leaders in Waynesboro met Thursday to talk about needs and money.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 9:29 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Tara Todd
Judge Sentences Woman Responsible for Fatal Hermitage Rd. Crash

Judge Sentences Woman Responsible for Fatal Hermitage Rd. Crash

Trinity King will spend 10 years in prison for a crash that killed her son and brother.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 2:39 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Gov. Northam Awards $6M in New School Security Equipment Grants

Gov. Northam Awards $6M in New School Security Equipment Grants

Governor Ralph Northam awarded $6 million in School Security Equipment Grants to help protect students and teachers in 340 schools in 70 school divisions.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 12:49 PM EDT
Shenandoah Valley Workforce Board Awarded Economic Equity Grant

Shenandoah Valley Workforce Board Awarded Economic Equity Grant

The Shenandoah Valley Workforce Development Board was recently awarded a $500,000 grant from the Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 10:14 AM EDT
Augusta Leaders Share Plan for Sidewalk Projects in the County

Augusta Leaders Share Plan for Sidewalk Projects in the County

Augusta County leaders want to make sure Verona is safer for pedestrians and on Wednesday, they shared their plan.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 9:15 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Tara Todd
Fatal Fire at Augusta Co. Campground Under Investigation by State Police

Fatal Fire at Augusta Co. Campground Under Investigation by State Police

A fatal fire in Augusta County is under investigation by Virginia State Police.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 4:32 PM EDT by Chris Markham
2018 Tourism Revenue Reached $1.524B in Shenandoah Valley

2018 Tourism Revenue Reached $1.524B in Shenandoah Valley

The Shenandoah Valley Region of Virginia generated $1.524 billion in direct visitor spending – a 5% increase over 2017. Local city, county and state taxes combined reached $109.4 million.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 8:29 AM EDT
Virginia Officials Issue Warning as Wildfire Season Begins

Virginia Officials Issue Warning as Wildfire Season Begins

Virginia officials are warning residents about what could be one of the most severe wildfire seasons in years.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 8:32 AM EDT
Internationally Renowned Artist Completes Mural in Waynesboro

Internationally Renowned Artist Completes Mural in Waynesboro

Waynesboro's skyline has a new addition. Richmond artist Nils Westergard spent a week painting ‘Kaiya with Tulips’ and finished up over the weekend at the Virginia Street Arts Festival.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 3:14 PM EDT by Tara Todd & Hailey Wilt
Online Auction Opens for Staunton Mall

Online Auction Opens for Staunton Mall

An online auction for the Staunton Mall is now open.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 4:10 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Tara Todd
Staunton Police Investigate Jiffee Mart Robbery

Staunton Police Investigate Jiffee Mart Robbery

Staunton police are investigating a robbery that happened late Saturday night at a convenience store.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 5:39 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Harrisonburg Fire Department Responds to Early Morning Structure Fire

Harrisonburg Fire Department Responds to Early Morning Structure Fire

The Harrisonburg Fire Department (HFD) responded to a two-alarm fire on Sunday morning at Frazier Quarry.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 4:45 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Raphine Man Pleads Guilty for One Count of Forcible Sodomy

Raphine Man Pleads Guilty for One Count of Forcible Sodomy

A Raphine man will spend a decade in prison after pleading guilty to sex crimes.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:08 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Businesses Team Up to Build New Playset for Family Dealing with Recent Loss

Businesses Team Up to Build New Playset for Family Dealing with Recent Loss

A family dealing with the recent loss of their eight-year-old son to cancer is receiving a gift they will cherish.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 5:49 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Shenandoah National Park Staff Warning Drivers to Lookout for Bears

Shenandoah National Park Staff Warning Drivers to Lookout for Bears

Wildlife experts at Shenandoah National Park are warning people to keep their eyes up while driving along Skyline Drive and other areas that may be inhabited by bears.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:30 AM EDT by Carly Kempler
State Regulators Target Immigration Bonds Company Nexus

State Regulators Target Immigration Bonds Company Nexus

Virginia is threatening to shut down a company that touts its record of reuniting immigrant families, accusing it of running an unlicensed insurance business.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 8:46 AM EDT
VDOT to Close Two Deteriorating Bridges in Augusta Co.

VDOT to Close Two Deteriorating Bridges in Augusta Co.

VDOT is closing two bridges in Augusta County due to deteriorating conditions.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 8:19 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Virginia Regulators to Host Hearing on Dominion's $3 Billion Planned Upgrades

Virginia Regulators to Host Hearing on Dominion's $3 Billion Planned Upgrades

Virginia's regulators want to hear from the public on Dominion Energy's more than $3 billion plan to upgrade the state's electric grid over the next decade.

General Assembly's Gun Control Session Ends Without Decision, Sen. Kaine Weighs-In

General Assembly's Gun Control Session Ends Without Decision, Sen. Kaine Weighs-In

Senator Tim Kaine is frustrated by the inaction from the General Assembly on gun control measures.

Wednesday, July 17th 2019, 9:56 AM EDT by Moriah Davis
Groundbreaking Held for The Legacy at North Augusta's Memory Care Unit

Groundbreaking Held for The Legacy at North Augusta's Memory Care Unit

The Legacy at North Augusta hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for its memory care unit on Wednesday, April 10. The specialized memory care unit will provide advanced care for residents with cognitive impairment like dementia.

Wednesday, April 10th 2019, 7:45 PM EDT