Update: Missing Disabled Augusta County Man Has Been Found

Update: Missing Disabled Augusta County Man Has Been Found

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in helping to locate an elderly missing man who suffers from Alzheimer’s and Addison’s disease.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 4:36 PM EDT
VDOT: I-81 Ramp Closures Near Staunton for Upgrades March 24 – April 1

VDOT: I-81 Ramp Closures Near Staunton for Upgrades March 24 – April 1

The Virginia Department of Transportation is in the final stages of improving three Interstate 81 interchanges in Augusta County near Staunton.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 1:27 PM EDT by John Early
Augusta County Leaders Learn More Details on Proposed Solar Farm

Augusta County Leaders Learn More Details on Proposed Solar Farm

Augusta County leaders will set a precedent when they decide the fate of the county's first proposed solar farm.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 12:13 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Waynesboro Passes Budget that Cuts Teaching Staff

Waynesboro Passes Budget that Cuts Teaching Staff

The Waynesboro School Board passed a budget on Tuesday night that cuts more than a dozen teachers.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 8:29 AM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
VDOT: Traffic Delays on Rt. 624 in Augusta County Beginning March 20

VDOT: Traffic Delays on Rt. 624 in Augusta County Beginning March 20

Drivers can expect alternating lane closures with flagger traffic control on part of Route 624 in Augusta County beginning Wednesday, March 20.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 10:40 AM EDT by John Early
Warner & Kaine Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Veterans’ Access To Mental Health Care

Warner & Kaine Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Veterans’ Access To Mental Health Care

U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine joined Senators Jon Tester and Jerry Moran to introduce bipartisan legislation to improve veterans' access to mental health care.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 12:25 PM EDT
Cinderella Shop to Open to Dress Kids for Prom

Cinderella Shop to Open to Dress Kids for Prom

For the 16th year, the Cinderella Project is dressing prom-goers for free.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 9:45 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Governor Northam Signs Legislation Easing Transitions for Military Families

Governor Northam Signs Legislation Easing Transitions for Military Families

Governor Ralph Northam has signed legislation to ease transitions for military families relocating to the Commonwealth.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 11:11 AM EDT
Staunton Man Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

Staunton Man Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

On 3/13/19 deputies with the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office executed a narcotics search warrant at the Relax Inn Motel on White Hill Road in Mint Springs.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 5:47 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Richmond Consulting Firm Presents New Plan for Staunton Crossing

Richmond Consulting Firm Presents New Plan for Staunton Crossing

A Richmond consulting firm is presenting a new vision and new business plan for Staunton Crossing.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 5:14 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Judge Sentences Staunton Man to 5 Years

Judge Sentences Staunton Man to 5 Years

Luke Bartosik, who was found guilty of rape back in December, was sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 2:56 PM EDT by John Early & Tara Todd
Sheriff's Office Investigating Death at MRRJ

Sheriff's Office Investigating Death at MRRJ

The Augusta Co. Sheriff’s Office is investigating an MRRJ inmate's death as a suicide, however, the case will not be closed until the Office of the Medical Examiner concludes its investigation.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 2:09 PM EDT by John Early
BRCC Opens Online Outpost in Downtown Waynesboro

BRCC Opens Online Outpost in Downtown Waynesboro

Community leaders have cut the ribbon on Blue Ridge Community College's first online outpost.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 6:55 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Updated: Jury Finds Man Guilty of Voluntary Manslaughter

Updated: Jury Finds Man Guilty of Voluntary Manslaughter

An Augusta County jury has found a man guilty of killing another man in a motel parking lot.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 6:56 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Waynesboro Commonwealth's Attorney Weighs In on Cost of Police Body Cameras

Waynesboro Commonwealth's Attorney Weighs In on Cost of Police Body Cameras

The cost of police body cameras across central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley are putting a burden on prosecutors' offices.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 4:31 PM EDT by John Early & Henry Graff
Staunton High School Picks New Mascot, Nickname

Staunton High School Picks New Mascot, Nickname

Staunton's Robert E. Lee High School will get a new mascot and logo when it changes its name to Staunton High School on July 1. The school will be home to the Staunton Storm. The name is inspired by a quote made popular by New England Patriots quarterback

Thursday, February 28th 2019, 5:18 PM EST by Chris Markham