Deputies: Shooting at Virginia gas station may be 'hate related'
The Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office has announced an arrest in connection to a shooting that they say may have been motivated by race.
Ashland's Seafood Scene: 3 Must-Visit Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring three top-notch seafood restaurants in Ashland. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Portable classrooms back on the table for Hanover elementary school
After initially turning down the idea of learning cottages, Hanover County School Board members agreed to purchase the portable classrooms to address overcrowding at Cool Spring Elementary School.
Property owners could face fines for residents being unaware of lead in drinking water
LOUISA, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Owners of one Louisa County neighborhood are under pressure from state officials for lead in drinking water. This is in connection to a test done by the Department of Health in September of last year that found there was too much lead in the drinking water in the Six-O-Five neighborhood.
Some Virginia farmers impacted by Tyson chicken plant closure ink 10-year deal
Nearly a year since Tyson Foods closed its Glen Allen chicken processing plant, a deal announced Wednesday may provide relief to some farmers who produced chickens for the poultry giant.
Ashland Residents to Enjoy Free, On-Demand Public Transportation Starting March 18th
From March 18th, 2024, Ashland residents can use GRTC's LINK Microtransit service for free. This service provides door-to-door transportation and connects with GRTC’s bus network. Users can book a ride using the GRTC On the Go app or by phone. A vehicle will arrive within 20 minutes.
Ashland Residents: Get Your Yardwork Done with Help from RMC Students!
Macon a Difference Day, an annual event by RMC, merges Earth Day and Youth Service Day celebrations. It involves students, staff, and faculty from RMC and the Hanover Youth Service Group cleaning up Ashland town.
Hanover County getting ready for presidential primaries
The 2024 presidential election is not until Nov. 5, but next week's primaries will allow some citizens to vote for who they would like to see on that ballot.
🚧 Traffic Alert: Lane Shift on Route 17 Over I-95 in Spotsylvania
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Southbound traffic on Route 17/Mills Drive in Spotsylvania will undergo changes starting March 1 as lanes are shifted to the right when crossing the new I-95 overpass. This temporary realignment is vital to facilitate space for construction crews who are in the process of completing the median for the new four-lane interstate overpass. Drivers are advised to be attentive to the altered traffic patterns and to exercise caution while the construction is ongoing. Plan your travel accordingly to accommodate potential delays during this phase of the roadway improvement project.
Goochland County's Growth and Future Plans: Insights from Administrator Victor Carpenter's Address
Victor Carpenter, the County Administrator, addressed the State of the County at the Goochland Chamber of Commerce's event on February 28, 2024. He discussed Goochland County's growth trends and their effects, including transportation projects, public safety, and plans to manage these impacts. The County's population has grown by about 5% from 2020 to 2022, causing higher housing costs and more age-restricted communities. This growth has also increased the number of vehicles and put pressure on existing EMS services.
Louisa Residents: 2024 Property Reassessment Notices Sent, Appeal Process and Deadlines Announced
The 2024 Reassessment Notices have been sent out. If you want to challenge your assessment, you can reach out to the authorities. You can contact them by phone at (540) 967-3450, by fax at (540) 967-4592, by mail at Assessor's Office, 1 Woolfolk Avenue, Suite 303, Louisa, VA 23093, or by email at email@example.com.
131-home mixed-use project proposed in east Ashland
A proposal currently making its way though Ashland’s zoning approval process would add new for-sale homes as well as retail and restaurant space to the east side of the town.
Hanover man gets life sentence after murdering Bridgewater College officers
Alexander Campbell, 29, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Bridgewater College Officer John Painter and Campus Safety Officer J.J. Jefferson.
Luxurious Lake Anna Home Sells for $2.08M
A recently sold 3-story house near Mineral, Virginia, located at 424 Rock Island Ridge in Lake Anna, has garnered attention for its impressive features. The property was sold for $2,080,000 on February 22nd, boasting a spacious layout with 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms spread across a massive 6,125 square feet. Situated on a sprawling lot size of 1.01 acres, this residence offers a luxurious and serene living experience.
T-Pain is coming to Central Virginia
Grammy award-winning artist, songwriter, producer, and entrepreneur T-Pain is coming to Virginia this summer.
Taste the Top 5 Unforgettable Pizzas in Ashland
This article presents five must-try pizzas in Ashland. Have you had a chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
New Internet Provider Available to Ashlanders
Another internet service provider has entered the Ashland market, increasing options for Ashland residents and business owners. In September of 2022, Virginia-based Glo Fiber reached an agreement with Ashland Town Council and Hanover officials to deploy next-generation fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) broadband services to the Town of Ashland and Hanover County. Engineering work began in town several months ago to bring a future-proof FTTH network to approximately 2,000 homes and businesses and is scheduled to be complete in the fourth quarter of 2024. Construction began in Hanover County last summer and will continue through 2025. Currently over 4,600 homes in the County have the option to select Glo Fiber for fast, reliable internet service.
Lottery player hits jackpot, then goes to the movies. ‘I had a hard time concentrating’
“I was dumbfounded for a minute,” the Virginia man said. “I thought, ‘This is not real.’”
Today the gas price is close to $3.35 in Doswell as of 2024-02-29. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.319, a week ago the price is $3.270 , according to AAA.
Speakers at Henrico School Board meeting debate Deep Run High School teacher’s comments about Israel-Hamas war
An abnormally large crowd assembled at the Henrico School Board meeting Feb. 22, after Henrico Schools removed a Deep Run High School teacher from her classroom. Social studies teacher Catherine Massalha was recorded by one of her students in her ninth grade world history class making comments in December on the conflict in Gaza, stating that Israel committed war crimes against Palestinians and calling Hamas a group of “resistance fighters.” The student’s father sent the 12-minute recording of Massalha’s remarks to the conservative-leaning Defense of Freedom Institute and spoke to the Washington Examiner, which published audio of the recording on Jan. 31.