Greene County fire fatality
A fatal fire Sunday morning in Greene County is being investigated. Firefighters responded to a structure fire in the 400 block of Robert Harmon Road just after 9:30 a.m. The structure was fully involved when firefighters arrived and they were informed that someone could be inside. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigations and fire/arson investigators with the sheriff’s department are investigating the cause of the fire. Once the fire was under control, a body was found inside. The body was taken to the William L. Jenkins Forensic Center for an autopsy and identification.
Hours change at two Orange County offices
ORANGE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The hours are changing slightly at two Orange County government offices. Beginning March 1, the Orange County Treasurer's Office and the Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office will close half an hour earlier than they currently do. The new lobby hours for both offices...
Dog noise ordinance on hold in Greene
Greene County’s Board of Supervisors discussed at length a proposed noise ordinance spurred by conflict of neighboring property owners against a hunting dog trainer living in the county. Residents expressed concerns about the proposed noise ordinance and how they could be subject to fines or worse. Elijah Lamb and Tracy Roche both worried that hunting dogs in training would be in violation of the proposed new law. She explained that hunting dogs are taught to speak when in pursuit of bear or raccoons and the process of training them to respond to scent would potentially violate the law. Ultimately the proposed noise ordinance has...
Weapons, drugs, fraud, ID theft among February’s 25 indictments
LURAY, Feb. 7 — Members of a grand jury in Page County Circuit Court issued a true bill on a total of 25 indictments handed down Wednesday, Feb. 7 on charges placed among 16 individuals. Those indicted by the Feb. 7 grand jury include:. • Carroll Anthony Stillwell, of...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Orange, VA
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near orange.
Madison County, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Central High School - Woodstock basketball team will have a game with Madison County High School on February 20, 2024, 18:00:00 CST.
Virginia law treats dog theft differently than stealing a cat
ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - An Amazon driver accused of stealing a dog in in Greene County is facing felony charges. Curiously, according to Virginia law, people who steal cats do not face the same penalties as dog-nappers. In the commonwealth, dogs are classified as farm animals. No classification is...
Bulldogs place three on All-District squad
LURAY, Feb. 16 — Three Bulldogs and one Panther earned All-District honors on the basketball court in the Bull Run this season. Madison’s Bryce Breeden was named the Bull Run’s Player of the Year. Breeden lead his Mountaineers to a 62-44 win over Clarke on Friday to claim the Bull Run tournament championship. Madison will be the No. 1 seed heading into Tuesday’s Region 2B quarterfinals.
Carillon Park eagles lay first egg of the nesting season
Egg-citing news for the Carillion Park bald eagles!
Cousins Maine Lobster Virginia Expansion, Grand Opening of Second Truck
Cousins Maine Lobster will celebrate the grand opening of their second food truck in Virginia on Saturday, February 23rd at Patch Brewing Company, in Gordonsville, VA. The celebration comes on the heels of the brand’s new market launch in Chicago earlier this month. The expansion is being led by...
VDOT This Week: Road widening continues on Madison Road
The following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the next week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones. (NEW) or (UPDATE) indicate revisions since last week’s report. Culpeper District traffic information is also available onTwitter and on VDOT’s website. Albemarle County Route 641 (Frays Mill Road) – Other bridge work. Road closed at Route 743 (Advance Mills Road) for replacement of bridge over Marsh Run. Drivers on U.S. 29 (Seminole Trail) who need to access Route 743 north and west of the closure should use Route 607 (Cedar Grove Road). Expected completion date, Dec. 5, 2024. Culpeper County (NEW) U.S. 522 (Sperryvile Pike) – Other construction. Expect alternating lane...
A Culinary Tour of Italy in Barboursville: 3 Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three exquisite Italian restaurants located in Barboursville. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences - please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Local brewery launches drink for volunteer fire department
ORANGE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Patch Brewing Company has brewed up a new beer supporting a great cause, the Gordonsville Volunteer Fire Department. This partnership began last year, as a thank-you to the Gordonsville Volunteer Fire Department for all their hard work and dedication to their community. “When Patch...
Fundraiser will cover cruiser with stickers in support of Special Olympics
GREENE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Greene County Sheriff’s Office is holding a fundraiser in support of Special Olympics Virginia. This Friday, the Special Olympics Cover a Cruiser event will be taking place at the Walmart in Ruckersville. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., people can stop by...
Monroe Falls to Skyline 79-69
Dragon’s season ends in Region 3B Quarterfinal FRONT ROYAL – The William Monroe Dragons saw their post-season hopes come to an abrupt end Friday night, losing to third-seeded Skyline in a heartbreaker that came down to the final moments. Though Dragon’s star forward Brady Lam scored a monster double-double, racking up 38 points and 16 rebounds, it wasn’t enough as the Northwestern District Hawks outlasted Monroe to move on in the Region 3B tournament. "Brady had a great game, he got beat on the whole game and he still played tough — he played strong and had a ton of good finishes,” said head coach Brett Maynard post game....
Washington, VA High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
We have high school basketball action in Washington, Virginia today, and information on how to watch these matchups is available below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Washington, Virginia High School Boys Basketball Games Today.
Gordonsville Community Garden seeking volunteers
If you have a green thumb or want to learn more about gardening, there is an opportunity for you in Gordonsville.
Three orphaned black bear cubs under care of Wildlife Center of Virginia
Three orphaned black bear cubs are under the care of the Wildlife Center of Virginia after they were found alone and in critical condition.