Luray man arrested for solicitation of a minorTracy LeicherNewsBreak Contributor
Hot air balloon festivals in VirginiaElizabeth MuirheadCommunity Voice
This Middle of Nowhere Amish Market is Worth the Drive from any Corner of VirginiaTravel MavenNewsBreak Contributor
High winds tear roof from church buildingTracy LeicherNewsBreak Contributor
Early morning fire destroys Page County poultry houseTracy LeicherNewsBreak Contributor
Man calls for help after being stabbed multiple times in Virginia
GAINESVILLE, Va. — Police are investigating after a man was stabbed multiple times in Gainesville, Virginia Saturday morning. According to the Prince William County Police Department (PWCPD), officers were called to the Somerset Point Apartments on Equinox Landing Court just after 7:30 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a...
Utility line improvements commence soon on Glazier Street in Culpeper
The Town of Culpeper Public Works Department has scheduled a contractor to perform utility line improvement operations on Glazier Street. Weather permitting, this operation will run from from 8-6 p.m. March 30-31. The utility line improvement operation will consist of the contractor performing. investigative operations within the Stormwater Pipe Culvert...
UPDATE: Sheriff's office says Greene County mother, son no longer considered 'missing'
GREENE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The search is ongoing for a missing woman and boy from Greene County. The Greene County Sheriff’s Office says the family of Tabitha and Kyler Dehooge reported them missing on March 16. No one in the family has had contact with the woman...
Repeat DUI Offender Jailed
It is often said it’s not how many times you fall down, it’s how many times you get back up. The adage does not apply to a DUI investigation. This morning at 2:04 a.m. First Sergeant D.F. Purcell, Jr. and Deputy S.A. Fulford were in the Sheetz parking lot at 10 Washington Square Plaza for a complaint. Seemingly oblivious to the presence of uniformed deputies, a black Lincoln Navigator pulled into the lot and parked catawampus in front of the convenience store.
Luray man arrested for solicitation of a minor
FRONT ROYAL, Va. – An undercover online police investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Page County man. On March 20, 2023, the Front Royal Police Department (FRPD) launched an investigation focused on the solicitation of minors in the Warren County area. During the investigation, an adult male initiated contact with a FRPD detective he believed to be a female under the age of 15. The adult male proceeded to send sexually explicit material to the detective.
Dehooge mom and son no longer considered missing
Ten days ago, the Greene County Sheriff’s Office issued a notice that a Ruckersville mother and son went missing. Monday afternoon, the sheriff’s office provided an update that Virginia State Police had made visual contact with Tabitha and Kyler Dehooge on Sunday. Both advised they were fine and were not in need of assistance. Sheriff Steve Smith also said neither are considered mission.
This Middle of Nowhere Amish Market is Worth the Drive from any Corner of Virginia
If you have the weekend afternoon to spare, we highly recommend a trip out to Virginia's scenic Madison County where you will find relaxing country roads, beautiful mountains, and one of the state's best Amish markets. Keep reading to learn more.
SNEAK PEEK: Culpeper's first Con
Attendees at Culpeper County Library's inaugural CulpeperCon enjoyed two days of activities, talks, contests and more on March 24-25. On the first day, cosplayers competed in a costume contest before having the opportunity to watch Galaxy Quest, a 1999 American science-fiction comedy movie. The following day, keynote speaker Dr. Grace...
Hot air balloon festivals in Virginia
There's something magical about seeing a hot air balloon sail through the air. Or maybe terrifying. Or both. Regardless, it's a pretty freaking incredible experience to see one in real life.
Ruckersville family raising awareness on the dangers of fentanyl after son dies from overdose
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - After the loss of her son, a Ruckersville mother is fighting to make sure no other family has to go through the same pain she endured. Tonya Shifflett has been raising awareness of the dangers of fentanyl since her son Austin died in February 2022. “His...
Nohe: We have a problem, and it reflects poorly on Prince William County
Go to almost any parking lot in Prince William County and invariably you will see discarded gloves and masks, littered reminders of the pandemic we all lived through. Litter tells others what the people in a community think about where they live. If someone walked into your home and there were chip bags scattered on the floor, a week’s worth of fast food containers piled in the corner, ripped-up notebooks in the sink and a few tires sitting next to the couch, it would make an impression – and not a very good one. The same is true for our community.
Phone system upgrade impacting Orange County DSS calls
ORANGE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- People trying to reach the Orange County Department of Social Services now need to call some new numbers. The DSS is upgrading its phone services, and can currently receive limited calls at the new numbers. According to a release, the DSS’ main line can...
Prince William County police recruiting cadets
Prince William County police are turning to high school graduates to beef up the rank and file. The department, like many others locally, is experiencing a staffing shortage. FOX 5’s Tisha Lewis has more details on police recruiting efforts from Woodbridge.
Give Choose is Tomorrow
Loudoun’s big annual day of community giving to support nonprofits is tomorrow, Tuesday, March 28. The Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties will once again host Give Choose, a day of online giving challenging residents to donate to local nonprofits at givechoose.org. Last year, Give Choose raised...
Family raising awareness on the dangers of fentanyl after Ruckersville man dies from overdose
Volunteers in Virginia stepping up to help tornado victims in Mississippi and Georgia. Volunteers in Virginia are stepping up to help thousands devastated by dangerous tornadoes across Mississippi and Georgia. Wildlife Center of Virginia readying for 'Baby Season'. Updated: 12 hours ago. The Wildlife Center of Virginia is getting ready...
Fauquier County deputies seize animals following reports of animals cruelty
The Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a local property after the department received several reports of horses and other animals not being sufficiently cared for, according to a news release issued Wednesday. On March 16, deputies and experts descended on the property to assess the...
Fire damages poultry house in Page County
PAGE COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) - The Stanley Fire Department (SFD) says they responded to a fire at a poultry house Monday morning. This information comes from a press release sent out by Stanley Fire Department Chief Terry Pettit. According to Pettit, the poultry house was located on the Pine Grove...
Vehicle fire damaged national park entrance station
LURAY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- People wanting to get into the Shenandoah National Park may not be able to use one of the entrance stations. The park reports the Thornton Gap Entrance Station on Route 211 was damaged by a vehicle fire on Sunday. At this time, the station cannot...
Second Republican launches bid for Prince William County chair
The second Republican in as many weeks has announced a campaign for chair of the Prince William Board of County Supervisors. Kenn Knarr, a Gainesville District resident and a Marine Corps veteran, launched his campaign Monday. “I’m running for the Republican nomination to bring a sense of civility, positivity, and...
High winds tear roof from church building
STANLEY, Va. — Stanley Volunteer Fire Department crews responded to a roof collapse on Sunday. Stanley Fire Chief Terry Pettit said that at 12:31 p.m. Sunday, firefighters were dispatched to the former Seventh Day Adventist Church, located at 720 W. Main St. in Stanley.
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