Blue Ridge Classic Soap Box Derby Kicks-Off on Saturday
Blue Ridge Classic Soap Box Derby Kicks-Off on Saturday

Prepare for some parking restrictions in Downtown Waynesboro overnight and into early Saturday morning.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 6:10 PM EDT by Madison Jones
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.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 11:12 AM EDT by Annie Schroeder
Staunton: Steven Rosenberg Named City Manager
Staunton: Steven Rosenberg Named City Manager

Staunton City Council voted unanimously during its regular meeting Thursday to appoint Steven Rosenberg as the City of Staunton’s 16th city manager.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 10:18 AM EDT by John Early
ShenanArts in Staunton to Present 'Angels in America: Part One' on Friday
ShenanArts in Staunton to Present 'Angels in America: Part One' on Friday

A controversial Tony Award-winning play will premiere this weekend in Staunton.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 11:39 PM EDT by Tara Todd & Hailey Wilt
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.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 10:59 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder & Hailey Wilt
Stuarts Draft Man Charged with Sexual Battery, Indecent Liberties with a Minor
Stuarts Draft Man Charged with Sexual Battery, Indecent Liberties with a Minor

Kristofer Neil Losh is charged with four counts of aggravated sexual battery and four counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 1:35 PM EDT by John Early
Augusta County Sheriff's Office Arrests Wanted Felon after Vehicle Pursuit
Augusta County Sheriff's Office Arrests Wanted Felon after Vehicle Pursuit

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office has been seeking Jimmy Dean Bolenbarker, 34, of Staunton since March 2019.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 1:24 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Staunton Upgrades Lighting Sources that Surround Downtown Corridor
Staunton Upgrades Lighting Sources that Surround Downtown Corridor

Wednesday, June 12, was the culmination of years of work for the Bright Lights Project in Staunton.

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 11:05 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
VSP: Missing Accomack Co. Woman Found Safe
VSP: Missing Accomack Co. Woman Found Safe

Virginia State Police say Tontrese Vermelle has been safely located.

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 12:25 PM EDT by John Early
Kids in the Valley Enjoy Free Meals throughout Summer
Kids in the Valley Enjoy Free Meals throughout Summer

While school is out for the summer, kids in Waynesboro can enjoy free breakfast and lunch.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 5:40 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
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.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 12:14 PM EDT by John Early & Henry Graff
Staunton Woman Pleads Guilty in Connection with Fatal Crash
Staunton Woman Pleads Guilty in Connection with Fatal Crash

A Staunton woman pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated involuntary manslaughter on Monday, June 10.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:18 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Augusta County Sheriff's Office Searching for Wanted Felon
Augusta County Sheriff's Office Searching for Wanted Felon

Jimmy D. Bolenbarker Jr., who's wanted on multiple felonies and misdemeanor charges, evaded capture and fled in a Ford Focus on Monday.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:07 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Man Receives 28 Years in Prison for Killing Girlfriend in Staunton
Man Receives 28 Years in Prison for Killing Girlfriend in Staunton

A Staunton judge has handed down a 28-year sentence for a man who admitted to killing his girlfriend.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 3:58 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
$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.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 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.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 11:38 AM EDT by John Early
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...

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 3:46 PM EDT
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.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 9:53 AM EDT by Lowell Rose & Emmy Freedman
United Way Hosts Annual Awards Banquet for Nonprofits
United Way Hosts Annual Awards Banquet for Nonprofits

Nonprofits in the valley received thousands of dollars Thursday night to support their missions.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 11:14 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Augusta County School Board Votes to Buy 15 New Buses
Augusta County School Board Votes to Buy 15 New Buses

Augusta County is getting some brand-new school buses.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 10:50 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
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.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 3:50 PM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
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.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 10:37 AM EDT
Waynesboro PTO Treasurer Sentenced for Embezzlement Charges
Waynesboro PTO Treasurer Sentenced for Embezzlement Charges

The treasurer of a Waynesboro PTO who embezzled from the group learned her punishment on Wednesday morning.

Wednesday, June 5th 2019, 12:50 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Staunton Receives Federal Money, Looks to Public for Funding Priorities
Staunton Receives Federal Money, Looks to Public for Funding Priorities

Hundreds of thousands of dollars in funding will soon help the city of Staunton address some of its most pressing needs.

Tuesday, June 4th 2019, 11:21 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Judge Sentences Augusta County Man to 8 Years Behind Bars for Killing Son
Judge Sentences Augusta County Man to 8 Years Behind Bars for Killing Son

An Augusta County man will spend eight years in prison for killing his son.

Tuesday, June 4th 2019, 7:25 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Tara Todd
Charlottesville Gets Over $1 Million in Affordable Housing Loans
Charlottesville Gets Over $1 Million in Affordable Housing Loans

Charlottesville will see more than $1 million of funding for affordable housing initiatives in the city.

Tuesday, June 4th 2019, 5:29 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Missing Harrisonburg Man Found Dead, No Foul Play Suspected
Missing Harrisonburg Man Found Dead, No Foul Play Suspected

Harrisonburg Police have located a deceased male who was identified as missing on Monday night.

Tuesday, June 4th 2019, 3:24 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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