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'I was scared to death': Man pricked by a used syringe in a Lynchburg Sheetz bathroom
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) — A trip to a gas station bathroom sent a Lynchburg man to the hospital on Tuesday after he got pricked by a used needle. "The first thing I thought of was that I'm going to end up with a disease. I was scared to death because of the possibility of what the person may have had," said Marvin Barnett.
Campbell County deputies looking for stolen motorcycle
CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. (WSET) — The Campbell County Sheriff’s Office said they are attempting to locate a motorcycle in a Facebook post made on Tuesday. According to deputies, the motorcycle is a 2004 BMW. At the time of the theft, it was blue and bearing VA license: 67024W.
Savor the Flavors: Top 8 Italian Eateries to Explore in Lynchburg
In this article, we're exploring eight delectable Italian restaurants in Lynchburg. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Lynchburg Police Investigating Assault on Newport Drive, Local Resident Wanted
The Lynchburg Police Department (LPD) in Virginia is investigating an assault that occurred on Newport Drive on February 18, 2024. The incident was reported in the morning, shortly after 9:00 a.m., during an ongoing dispute. Officers found an adult female with non-life-threatening head injuries. Medics from the Lynchburg Fire Department treated the victim.
Appomattox Raiders Head Coach Doug Smith to step down
Appomattox, Va. (WSET) — Appomattox Football coach Doug Smith announced to his players on Tuesday morning that he'll be stepping down from his coaching job. He's been battling cancer and says he just feel like he wasn't able to give the team his all between treatments. Smith is a...
Lynchburg Republicans reluctantly vote to hold a primary but vow fight against new state law
The state Republican Party's lawyer had told them they'd have to abandon their plans for a party-run nominating process after Attorney General Jason Miyares had issued a opinion casting legal doubt on the process. The post Lynchburg Republicans reluctantly vote to hold a primary but vow fight against new state law appeared first on Cardinal News.
Lynchburg Mayor Announces Blood Drive at Local YMCA on Feb 23, Amazon Gift Cards for Donors
Lynchburg's Mayor, Stephanie T. Reed, has announced a blood drive on February 23. The YMCA Express on Old Forest Road will host the event from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Residents are advised to register beforehand using the code Mayor434.
Black History: Voices of Virginia - William A. Anderson
ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Here @ Home continues to profile some of the stories you’ll see during our special, Black History: Voices of Virginia, which can be seen Wednesday, February 21 at 5:30 p.m. on WDBJ7 and 6:30 p.m. on WZBJ24. WDBJ7 reporter Amaiya Howard talked about her story...
Amherst police chief announces retirement
AMHERST COUNTY, Va. (WSET) — The Town of Amherst Police Department chief announced his retirement. Police Chief Bobby Shiflett became chief in 2017 and has worked in law enforcement for almost 30 years. Shiflett said he has worked with some of the best he has ever worked with at...
Dollar General donates more than 585,000 pounds of food to Virginia food banks
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) — Food banks in Virginia are getting a boost in donations after Dollar General donated more than 585,000 pounds of food to Virginia Feeding America in 2023. According to Dollar General, the donations to Virginia Feeding America are only part of the 15.2 million total pounds...
Cats in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Lynchburg, 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 lynchburg..
Convenience and Coffee
Whether you are looking for expertly crafted coffee, Wagyu beef, or anything in between, Trading Post by Traber Ranch has got you covered. Trading Post by Traber Ranch Serves Downtown Through Meats and More. Photos by Ashlee Glen. Whether you are looking for expertly crafted coffee, Wagyu beef, or anything...
Appomattox girls basketball season ends in Region 2C quarterfinal
The Appomattox Raiders girls basketball team fell to Patrick County in the Region 2C quarterfinals on Monday night by a score of 41-23. Appomattox hosted the first round of regionals and played against a strong Partrick Country team. Unfortunately, the season ended sooner than they would have liked, but they will live out the team mantra to "keep moving forward together," according to head coach Emily Hill.
Campbell County working to develop five-year economic strategy
CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. (WSET) — Leaders in Campbell County are looking for your feedback as they update the county's five-year comprehensive economic development strategy. They're working to establish priorities for growing the economy. They're developing what they refer to as "game-changing" initiatives to guide their priorities through the year...
Sunlight lengthens past 6 pm starting today, with Daylight Savings beginning March 10th
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) — We're starting to come out of the darkness of winter, with sunlight rapidly increasing over the next month. Today our sunrise is at 7:00 AM and our sunset is at 6:00 PM. We will keep gaining daylight each day with earlier sunrises and later sunsets for the next 4 months.
The Do's and Dont's to Scam and Fraud with Member One Federal Credit Union
LYNCHBURG, Va (WSET) — Member One Federal Credit Union wants you to be in the know of what you should do to protect your identity and your money. Employees at MOFCU want to help you in every aspect and we started off our Tips Tuesdays with a discussion of Fraud and Identity Theft. Kaci found out all you need to know from what to look for in fraud and scams to how to protect yourself if you are at risk.
Lynchburg’s Texas Inn strikes deal to buy Museum District restaurant building
The Texas Inn, owned by Richmond advertising executive Dave Saunders, is set to take over the Izzy’s Kitchen building at 2901 Park Ave.
'Relaxing comfort food:' New JD's Café is opening in Boonsboro Shopping Center
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) — A new café is opening at the Boonsboro shopping center! JD's Café will serve classic American and Southern comfort food. Julian Davis, the owner and chef, has operated a couple of food trucks in the area for years, but now they are expanding! He said the new café will serve all the options from their food trucks and more.
Investigation underway to find a vehicle after pole was hit: Officials
RUSTBURG, Va. (WSET) — Virginia State Police (VSP) is investigating to find a vehicle that left the scene after units found a pole that had been hit by an unknown vehicle, according to the Rustburg Volunteer Fire Department. According to firefighters, the Rustburg Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched on...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.16 and $3.29 in Appomattox as of 2024-02-20. Find the cheapest 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 Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.