VSP Investigating Fatal Fire in Augusta County

VSP Investigating Fatal Fire in Augusta County

Police are investigating a fatal fire in Augusta County. The body of Martha J. Craig was found inside a home on Mount Torrey Rd.

Monday, June 24th 2019, 3:07 PM EDT by John Early
Warner & Hawley Introduce Bill to Force Social Media Companies to Disclose How They Monetize User Data

Warner & Hawley Introduce Bill to Force Social Media Companies to Disclose How They Monetize User Data

U.S. Sens. Warner and Hawley to introduce bipartisan legislation that would improve social media transparency, allow users to understand exactly what data is being collected for profit.

Monday, June 24th 2019, 11:37 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt
All American Honor Guard Educates Waynesboro About America’s Military History

All American Honor Guard Educates Waynesboro About America’s Military History

People in Waynesboro got a taste of history on Sunday, with a chance to see what soldiers go through during war.

Sunday, June 23rd 2019, 8:02 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Staunton Museum Holds Garden Party, Celebrates Archaeological Dig

Staunton Museum Holds Garden Party, Celebrates Archaeological Dig

The museum's annual garden party on Friday, June 21, showcased some of the treasures found during stage one of the excavation.

Monday, June 24th 2019, 1:01 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Hundreds Participate in Relay for Life in Augusta County

Hundreds Participate in Relay for Life in Augusta County

Hundreds of cancer survivors walked a lap in Fishersville on Friday night in the Relay for Life of Augusta County.

Friday, June 21st 2019, 10:53 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Waynesboro YMCA Takes Part in World's Largest Swim Lesson

Waynesboro YMCA Takes Part in World's Largest Swim Lesson

Thousands of people across the globe participated in the world's largest swim lesson on Thursday, including some in the Shenandoah Valley.

Thursday, June 20th 2019, 10:40 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Board of Education Announces 2019 Exemplar Performance School Awards

Board of Education Announces 2019 Exemplar Performance School Awards

The state Board of Education today recognized 235 schools for high student achievement or continuous improvement under the board’s new exemplar performance school recognition program.

Thursday, June 20th 2019, 11:14 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Area Prosecutors Weigh-In on Herring's Call to Decriminalize Marijuana

Area Prosecutors Weigh-In on Herring's Call to Decriminalize Marijuana

Prosecutors around central Virginia have mixed feelings about Attorney General Mark Herring's call to decriminalize marijuana in Virginia.

Thursday, June 20th 2019, 8:37 AM EDT by Chris Markham
Waynesboro Leaders Consider 5 Options for Greenway Project Routes

Waynesboro Leaders Consider 5 Options for Greenway Project Routes

Waynesboro leaders are working to find the most optimal choice as they begin work on phase three of the Greenway project.

Wednesday, June 19th 2019, 11:09 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Harrisonburg Seeks Volunteer Actors for Emergency Preparedness Drill

Harrisonburg Seeks Volunteer Actors for Emergency Preparedness Drill

Volunteers are needed for an upcoming drill focused on emergency responder preparedness.

Wednesday, June 19th 2019, 1:31 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Leadership Summit Teaches Teens Safe Driving Techniques

Leadership Summit Teaches Teens Safe Driving Techniques

Dozens of Virginia teens are at James Madison University learning about safe driving at the 2019 YOVASO Summer Leadership Retreat.

Wednesday, June 19th 2019, 6:30 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Blue Mountain Brewery Hosts Father's Day Brunch

Blue Mountain Brewery Hosts Father's Day Brunch

Blue Mountain Brewery held a Father's Day Brunch for whole families to enjoy on Sunday afternoon.

Monday, June 17th 2019, 10:24 AM EDT by Lottye Lockhart & Hailey Wilt
Virginia State Police Investigating Fatal Crash in Rockingham County

Virginia State Police Investigating Fatal Crash in Rockingham County

Virginia State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash in Rockingham County. The crash occurred June 16, 2019, at 6:55 a.m. on Route 259.

Sunday, June 16th 2019, 5:41 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
8 Virginia Inmates Have Suspected Overdoses, 1 Death

8 Virginia Inmates Have Suspected Overdoses, 1 Death

Virginia corrections officials say that eight inmates at a state prison suffered apparent overdoses, including one who died.

Bear Collisions Increase in Shenandoah National Park, Road Signs Placed Near Meadows

Bear Collisions Increase in Shenandoah National Park, Road Signs Placed Near Meadows

Road signs are going up throughout the Shenandoah National Park to reduce the number of vehicle collisions with bears.

Monday, June 17th 2019, 11:31 AM EDT by Moriah Davis & Hailey Wilt
Attorney General Mark Herring Calls for Decriminalization of Cannabis in Virginia

Attorney General Mark Herring Calls for Decriminalization of Cannabis in Virginia

Herring calls for the decriminalization of possession of small amounts of marijuana, action to resolve past convictions, and a move towards legal and regulated adult use.

Sunday, June 16th 2019, 3:16 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Stelle Rose at Staunton Station Under Construction, Tours Available & Open for Booking

Stelle Rose at Staunton Station Under Construction, Tours Available & Open for Booking

After a decade of sitting empty, the train station in Staunton is getting new life.

Saturday, June 15th 2019, 10:43 PM EDT by Tara Todd & Hailey Wilt
Statewide Initiative Gives Women and Girls a Chance to Fly

Statewide Initiative Gives Women and Girls a Chance to Fly

Women from across the commonwealth took to the skies on Saturday to explore new heights in a potential piloting career.

Saturday, June 15th 2019, 8:13 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
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.

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