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Celebrating Willie Gentry: Recognizing His Impactful Contributions as Our Cuckoo District Representative
Willie Gentry has been acknowledged for his service as a representative of the Cuckoo District. His term included significant roles such as Chairman in 2010, 2011, and 2014, and Vice Chairman in other years. He also became a Certified Supervisor through the Virginia Association of Counties.
Local 8th Grader, Maxwell Mackie, Triumphs in 2024 Louisa County Spelling Bee
Maxwell Mackie, an 8th grader at Louisa County Middle School, won the 2024 Louisa County Spelling Bee Contest. The Louisa County Board of Supervisors recognized him for this achievement. The contest, which included 30 participants, lasted for 14 rounds and 92 minutes. After his win, Mackie is now eligible to participate in the 50th Annual Richmond Times-Dispatch Regional Spelling Bee Contest.Visit here for more details.
Suffolk man indicted by grand jury in Cabell Avenue abduction of UVa student
CHARLOTTESVILLE (WINA) – A Charlottesville grand jury has returned two indictments against a Suffolk man accused of abducting a UVa student near Rugby Road last fall. Charges of abduction and malicious wounding have been returned against James Robert Allen who was arrested in Louisa County the day after allegedly dragging a UVa student into his vehicle the night of October 4 on Cabell Avenue that soon crashed.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Orange, VA
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around orange..
Planners vote down proposal for solar farm in Orange County
ORANGE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Orange County officials are rejecting plans for a solar farm, believing it would harm the local economy. “It seemed to me that it might conflict with some of the tourist industry,” District 1 Planning Commissioner Jason Capelle. Capelle is one of four people on...
Dogs in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Midlothian, VA?
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to midlothian..
Showcase Your Louisa County Love: Enter Our Local Photo Contest Now
Louisa County is holding a photo contest. Participants are invited to submit photos of the county's landscapes, activities, attractions, and historical sites. The winning photos will be displayed in the Public Meeting Room and other County offices. The contest is open to everyone, with no limit on submissions.
Glen Allen retail center The Creeks has new owner
Crawford Square Real Estate Advisors, a Birmingham, Alabama-based leasing and management company, has been selected by Nuveen Real Estate to manage and lease The Creeks, a retail development in Glen Allen. Crawford Square manages more than 10 million square feet of institutional real estate assets. “We are proud to extend...
Catching Leaders in “Lies”
You might think an executive who spends every working day advocating for local artists and trying to increase community participation in the arts might want to relax by doing something distinctly not arts-related. Scott Garka, president of the nonprofit organization Richmond CultureWorks, regularly spends his “free time” on stage.
Hanover crews fight back house fire, occupants escape safely
Crews with the Hanover County Fire-EMS Department battled a blazing house fire on the western side of the county Wednesday morning.
How personal income has changed in Fluvanna County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Fluvanna County, Virginia and how it compares to state and national levels.
VA Ashland's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around ashland.
Luxurious 3-Story House in Mineral, VA Sells for $960K
A stunning 3-story house near Mineral, Virginia recently changed hands for a hefty price tag of $960,000 on February 14th. Located at 279 Stonewall Ct, Mineral, VA, 23117, this exquisite property boasts 6 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, spread across a generous 3,583 square feet. Situated on a sprawling lot spanning 1.24 acres, this house offers ample space both indoors and outdoors for comfortable living.
Stover’s Path to the BEST Lab
Sometimes, school can be just too much. When that happens, many students try to find a safe space to retreat to. For some, the best spot is the library. For others, it’s the gym. However, there’s a third spot at FCHS that offers a safe, secluded place for students when they can’t focus in a regular classroom. This space is called the BEST Lab.
Firefighters battle Powhatan barn fire, divert water from 2 miles away to extinguish
Just after 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18, emergency crews were notified of a barn fire in progress in the 6200 block of Old Buckingham Road.
🚧 Update: Route 3 Westbound in Spotsylvania Reopened After Vehicle Crash
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Fredericksburg, Virginia. In an update regarding the traffic incident in Spotsylvania, Virginia, it has been confirmed that the previously closed lanes on Route 3 westbound at the intersection of Black Meadow Road are now open. The lanes were initially closed due to a vehicle crash, which required traffic to be turned around, potentially causing significant delays and congestion. Authorities have since managed the situation and restored normal traffic flow. Drivers who plan on using this route can now expect open lanes and uninterrupted travel. The last update from local transportation agencies indicated that the lanes were reestablished, and the flow of traffic has returned to normal. It is always advised that travelers remain cautious and follow any directions from on-site traffic management or law enforcement officers.
Louisa County Board of Supervisors Celebrates National FFA Week, February 17-24, 2024
It's National FFA Week and the Louisa County Board of Supervisors is recognizing February 17-24 with a proclamation celebrating the strong foundation that FFA agricultural education provides. In addition to learning about the future of food, fiber and natural resource systems, FFA promotes citizenship, volunteerism, patriotism, cooperation, leadership, and personal growth with the motto "Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve."Visit here for more details.
Hanover Tavern asks for return of items taken from exhibit
HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A historic eatery is asking for the return of items taken from an exhibit. According to a post on its Facebook Page, the Hanover Tavern says several items were taken from a Black History Month exhibit on Feb. 16. The items are described as...
Taste of Italy in Ruther Glen: Discover Four Outstanding Italian Restaurants
This article presents a tour of four exceptional Italian restaurants in Ruther Glen. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
🚧 Update: Traffic Shift on Route 17 Over I-95 in Spotsylvania Postponed
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Fredericksburg, VA – Drivers expecting changes to their travel patterns on Route 17 (Mills Drive) over I-95 in Spotsylvania will face regular traffic conditions for a while longer. The traffic switch initially planned to take place yesterday has been deferred. The change was intended to facilitate the transition of vehicles into a temporary travel pattern to allow for the construction of a new four-lane overpass. This $23.5 million project, once completed in May 2024, promises to enhance the transportation framework in Spotsylvania.A recent update from local transportation authorities indicates that the traffic will continue to flow in its existing configuration today. The previously mentioned daytime lane closures, required for the traffic shift, will not take place as scheduled. Commuters are advised to stay alert for a forthcoming announcement that will provide a new date for the traffic shift. Local government and safety institutions, namely @SpotsyGov and @SpotsySheriff, will continue to keep the public informed of the latest developments. Stay tuned for future updates to maintain awareness of traffic pattern changes and potential delays in the area.