Truck driver found & charged for school bus hit-and-run case in CarolineWatchful EyeNewsBreak Contributor
Tragic Twist: Family Plot Leads to Homicide in George Washington National ForestRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Men’s Lacrosse: Ohio State faces biggest test of the season Sunday against No. 3 VirginiaThe LanternNewsBreak Contributor
Virginia-based companies made Forbes' annual list of America’s Best Large EmployersMargaret MinnicksNewsBreak Contributor
Federal Judge Orders Trial for Lawsuit Against Augusta County Deputies, Dismisses Sheriff From SuitBreaking Through NewsNewsBreak Contributor
Thousands Ready To Be Hired At Quonset Point
General Dynamics Electric Boat has announced it will hire more than five thousand people this year. Nineteen hundred of the new jobs will be sited at the Quonset Point shipyard, as Electric Boat continues its construction of the Columbia class of ballistic nuclear missile submarines. The news follows nearly five...
Louisa County students help bring historical figures to life
LOUISA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Students at Moss-Nuckols Elementary School got to step outside their classroom for a lesson on African American history. The school’s annual Living Wax Museum returned for its 5th year. “I just think that everybody at Moss-Nuckols is doing a really good job, especially the...
Cumberland County Receives $76,000 Grant for Emergency Medical Dispatch Program
On February 20, 2024, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management 911 Services Board granted Cumberland County $76,000. This grant will fully cover the costs of the county's Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) program, which is set to start this spring and should be completed within 9-12 months.
1 dead and 1 seriously hurt after shooting in Cumberland County
One person is dead and another is seriously hurt after a shooting in Cumberland County.
How do you bring business to Cumberland? Task force launched
While the Cumberland comprehensive plan was being developed, residents filled out surveys to share their thoughts. Residents kept talking about how they go to Goochland County to shop or take part in events. Others in central Cumberland head over to Powhatan to get their shopping done, while some folks in Randolph say they actually think […] The post How do you bring business to Cumberland? Task force launched appeared first on Farmville.
AT&T Outage Affecting Goochland County: What Residents Need to Know
AT&T is currently dealing with an outage that is affecting its wireless customers across the country. This issue is impacting the ability to make and receive phone calls, including emergency 9-1-1 calls. The company is actively working on resolving the issue and some customers may already see improvements.
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.
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.
Project to close part of St. Cecilia Avenue in Mineral
LOUISA COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Sewer line repairs will close part of a street in Mineral next week. The Louisa County Sheriff’s Office says the contractor has said the closure will start either Monday or Tuesday, weather permitting. The work will be taking place between 80 St. Cecilia...
Goochland County's Proposed 2025 Budget: Key Priorities and Impact on Local Residents
Victor Carpenter, Goochland County Administrator, has proposed a $134 million All Funds Budget for Fiscal Year 2025 to the Goochland County Board of Supervisors. This budget is a $7.4 million decrease from the previous year. However, the County General Fund budget has increased by $7.1 million to $59.7 million.
Today the gas price is close to $3.35 in Palmyra as of 2024-02-23. 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 Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
Events happening this weekend 2/23-2/25
Saturday, Mad Batter Bakery is having a Donut Worry, Be Happy Event with coffee and donuts from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM. Sunday, the Louisa Arts Center is having a screening of Gone With the Wind starting at 2:00 PM. Your donation will support the student journalists of Louisa County High School....
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.
New phase of $500M Goochland retirement development opens, with another underway
A massive retirement-home development in Goochland County continues to fill out, as it opened dozens of new units last month and has dozens more underway.
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.
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.
Heads Up, Goochland Residents: Columbia Gas of VA to Carry Out Safe Flaring Operation in Mosaic Subdivision
Columbia Gas of VA has informed the Goochland community about a planned flaring operation in the Mosaic subdivision. This operation, set to occur on Cerulean Place before midnight on Tuesday, February 20th, involves the safe burning of gas in the line.
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.
Louisa County students showcase work, helping teachers learn what to use in classrooms
School was out for Louisa County Public Schools Monday, February 19, but some of the students had the opportunity to spend the day teaching others about what they’ve learned inside the classroom.