Waynesboro Plans to Clean Up, Improve Area from DuPont Site
Waynesboro Plans to Clean Up, Improve Area from DuPont Site

After additional an investigation stemming from a 2017 mercury contamination settlement, Waynesboro acquired the DuPont employee parking lot and former recreation area.

May 24th, 4:22 PM EDT
Staunton Denies Permit to Build Dollar General near Rt. 262 Bypass
Staunton Denies Permit to Build Dollar General near Rt. 262 Bypass

Staunton city leaders have nixed a plan to put Dollar General on Spring Hill Road near the Route 262 bypass.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 10:48 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Supervisors Vote to Reject Permit to Construct Solar Farm in Augusta County
Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 10:11 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Augusta County Sheriff's Office Intercepts Load of Contraband Cigarettes
Augusta County Sheriff's Office Intercepts Load of Contraband Cigarettes

the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on a 2019 Ford Expedition bearing Ontario license plates on Interstate 81 northbound at mile marker 225.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 3:23 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Virginia DMV Commends 20 Cities and Counties with No Crash Deaths in 2018
Virginia DMV Commends 20 Cities and Counties with No Crash Deaths in 2018

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles commends 20 Virginia cities and counties that reported zero traffic fatalities in 2018.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 10:11 AM EDT by John Early
Staunton Looking for Artists to Paint Mural Downtown
Staunton Looking for Artists to Paint Mural Downtown

Staunton is looking for local talent to create a mural downtown.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 7:31 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
DMV Connect Mobile Team Provides Services to People in Downtown Staunton
DMV Connect Mobile Team Provides Services to People in Downtown Staunton

People in Staunton avoided long lines and big crowds at the Department of Motor Vehicles on Monday and instead got services downtown.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 7:22 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Gov. Northam Visits Rehab Center in the Valley
Gov. Northam Visits Rehab Center in the Valley

Governor Northam spent time in the Shenandoah Valley on Monday to learn how a rehab center is helping people with disabilities find jobs.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 5:19 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Pedestrian Killed in Fatal Augusta County Crash
Pedestrian Killed in Fatal Augusta County Crash

Virginia State Police Trooper J. Martin is investigating a fatal pedestrian crash in Augusta County.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 2:26 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Emergency Medical Services Week in Va. Recognizes the Dedication of EMS Providers
Emergency Medical Services Week in Va. Recognizes the Dedication of EMS Providers

Emergency Medical Services Week in Virginia recognizes the dedication of Virginia’s EMS providers and focuses on first responder wellness.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 11:41 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt
2 Charged in Connection with Balsley Rd. Breaking & Entering
2 Charged in Connection with Balsley Rd. Breaking & Entering

Authorities have charged Dallas W. Warren and Brian A. Warren with breaking and entering.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 10:39 AM EDT by John Early
Harrisonburg Ready to Unveil New Westover Splash Pad, Pool Renovations
Harrisonburg Ready to Unveil New Westover Splash Pad, Pool Renovations

Harrisonburg residents now have a new weapon to fight the summer heat.

Sunday, May 19th 2019, 4:31 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Harrisonburg Police Department Searching for Missing Person
Harrisonburg Police Department Searching for Missing Person

The Harrisonburg Police Department is actively searching for a subject reported missing on May 17, who was last known to be in the Harrisonburg area.

Saturday, May 18th 2019, 6:02 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Warner, Kaine Reintroduce Legislation to Tackle Root Causes of Central American Migrant Crisis
Warner, Kaine Reintroduce Legislation to Tackle Root Causes of Central American Migrant Crisis

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) recently joined 32 other Senators in reintroducing legislation to tackle the root causes of the Central American migrant crisis.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 11:47 AM EDT
DGIF Urges Virginians to Be Safe on the Water
DGIF Urges Virginians to Be Safe on the Water

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is reminding all boaters to stay safe this summer, and always wear a life jacket while on the water.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 9:14 AM EDT by John Early
Wilson Middle School Students Create Prosthetic Hands for Children
Wilson Middle School Students Create Prosthetic Hands for Children

A group of students in Fishersville is making life easier for children they will likely never meet, and they're learning a lot in the process.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 9:27 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Couple Compiles Vietnam Veterans Stories into Documentary Project
Couple Compiles Vietnam Veterans Stories into Documentary Project

After years of telling the stories of service members who served in Vietnam, a documentary about those stories is now heading to the Library of Congress for preservation.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 5:05 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
MRRJ Names New Superintendent
MRRJ Names New Superintendent

The Middle River Regional Jail Authority Board voted unanimously to name Jeffery Newton the jail’s next superintendent. He will take the helm on June 3.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 11:03 AM EDT by John Early
Del. Landes Receives Awards from the Virginia Chamber of Commerce
Del. Landes Receives Awards from the Virginia Chamber of Commerce

The Virginia Chamber of Commerce named Del. R. Steven Landes a recipient of the “Lifetime Service Award, Career Focused K-12 Education Award, and the Fiscal Stewardship Award.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 10:43 AM EDT by John Early
ACSO: Click It or Ticket to Boost Seat Belt Use – Day and Night
ACSO: Click It or Ticket to Boost Seat Belt Use – Day and Night

The 2019 national Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization kicks off May 20 to help save lives by cracking down on those who don’t buckle up.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 8:57 AM EDT by John Early
Family in Verona Still Unable to Move Back into Home after Devastating Storm
Family in Verona Still Unable to Move Back into Home after Devastating Storm

A family in the Shenandoah Valley has a home they can't live in because a storm ripped through their house and caused massive damage.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 10:05 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Augusta County Supervisor Announces Run for Clerk of Court
Augusta County Supervisor Announces Run for Clerk of Court

Augusta County Supervisor Carolyn Bragg kicked off her campaign for clerk of court at Shenandoah Acres in Stuarts Draft.

Tuesday, May 14th 2019, 9:47 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
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.

Monday, April 15th 2019, 7:49 AM EDT