State Parks Seek Volunteers

The Virginia State Parks is seeking volunteers for the AmeriCorps project.


Dog linked to attacks in Culpeper County captured, killed

Authorities searching for a pit bull that attacked and injured two children and an adult in Culpeper County have captured and put down the animal.



Va. Senate panel OKs mandatory campus sex assault reporting

Legislation to mandate reporting of alleged campus sexual assaults to police is advancing in the General Assembly.


Va. Senate committee defeats gun control proposals

 A series of gun control measures has been defeated by a Republican-controlled Virginia Senate committee.

Names Released In Nursing Home Shootings

Police are out with the identities of a man and woman killed at a Fishersville nursing home

New Jobs Coming to Waynesboro

A couple hundred new jobs could be coming to the southern end of the valley.


Trail Closer for Brother & Sister

A brother and sister are closer to being tried for an Augusta County murder.


Almond Off The Hook

An 84 year old man is off the hook on attempted murder charges in Augusta County.


Million Dollar Winner in Woodstock

Check your tickets! Someone bought a Powerball ticket worth a million dollars here in the valley.


Two Phase Rate Increase Proposed

Shenandoah National Park has gone back to the drawing board when it comes to a proposal to increase fees.


Elkton Mans Case Going To Grand Jury

A grand jury is the next stop for an Elkton man accused of leading cops on a car chase.


Va. man sentenced, fined for keeping dead dogs on property

A Nelson County man must pay more than $3,000 in fines following his guilty plea to keeping dead dogs and canine body parts on his property.



Woman sentenced for attack on Virginia legislator's wife

A former high school teacher will spend four years in prison for attacking the wife of a Virginia legislator.


John Whitbeck elected as Virginia GOP chairman

John Whitbeck is the new chairman of the Republican Party of Virginia.



Route 801 to Close

Weather probably won't allow it to start today, but one Augusta County Road will be closed soon and it will stay closed for a while.



Forest Service Gets Tremendous Response

The US Forest Service asked for your opinion and boy did they get it.



Head On Crash Sends 3 to Hospitals

Neighbors along Shen Lake Drive heard the collision and heard the sirens.


Snow Expected Monday

Several inches of snow are possible Monday 

Two Dead in Fishersville Nursing Home Murder-Suicide

Augusta County police say a man and his wife have died in an apparent murder-suicide at a nursing home.


Chimney Fire Season

For the second night in a row, local fire crews were battling a chimney fire.


Construction Jobs Expected to Increase

If you're looking for a job, construction might be an option.


State police investigate fatal hit-and-run in Greene County

Police say a man whose body was found along a highway in Greene County was the victim of a hit-and-run.


Governor Elect Terry McAuliffe

Va. governor spends a second night in the hospital

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe spent a second night in a Richmond hospital 

Report gives Virginia failing grades for tobacco control

The American Lung Association gives Virginia failing grades for its tobacco control efforts.



Indictment in 259 Fatal Crash

An indictment for a Florida truck driver accused in a fatal accident 

Distemper Outbreak in Waynesboro

As Waynesboro Police were warning residents of a distemper outbreak 

Infrastructure Aging according to report

Virginia's infrastructure is aging and, in some cases
Governor Elect Terry McAuliffe

Governor Hospitlized

A spokesman for Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he is undergoing a medical procedure after being thrown from a horse

Gun Control Demonstrations Held

Advocates and opponents of gun control held dueling demonstrations

Landes Introduces Four Bills

Weyers Cave Delegate Steve Landes has introduced four bills

Minimum Wage Raise Killed

A Senate panel has killed a proposal to raise Virginia's minimum wage.

Big Meth Case Heads to Trial

A grand jury has sent the case of a man Waynesboro Police say was at the center of one of the biggest methamphetamine seizures

Abduction Investigated

Waynesboro Police say they are looking for an Afton woman in connection with an abduction case.


Chase Ends in Arrest

A valley man is accused of leading police on a high speed chase in a stolen police cruiser in Kentucky.

JMU Hikes Tuition

You'll have to save up even more to send your kid to JMU.


McDonnell's Defense Fund Dries Up

Donations to former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's legal defense fund have dried up

Undocumented Immigrants Legislation Advances

Legislation is advancing in the Virginia Senate to bar undocumented immigrants

Home Construction Up

Home building in Rockingham County finished the year strong

Mount Jackson Chief Resigns

Mount Jackson is looking for a new Chief of Police.


Competency in Question

Okay now, but was he okay then? 

Traffic Changes on Evelyn Byrd

The inability of Harrisonburg drivers to read signs and adapt to a new traffic pattern

Tractor Trailer Crash Backs Up I-81

Virginia State Police say a truck driver and his passenger was injured this morning in an accident that tied up traffic on Interstate 81 for hours.  

Stores Leave Mall

Good and bad news for Valley Mall.


Warner Appears Winner in Tight Senate Race

Democratic Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia has a slight lead in a tight race with GOP challenger Ed Gillespie, a contest many thought the incumbent would easily win.

Remains Found Are Hannah Graham

 Authorities say remains found Oct. 18 in a rural area are that of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

Arrest In Bridgewater College Threat

A sigh of relief and an arrest.

Search to Resume for Alexis Murphy

Authorities plan to resume a search for the remains of a Virginia teenager who disappeared last year.


Arrest In Plot To Kill Five

A custody dispute allegedly led one area woman to plot the murders of five people.


Revenge Porn in Waynesboro

An Augusta County woman faces a misdemeanor charge under Virginia's new revenge pornography law.


Credit Card Couple Heads to Court

It will be another week before a Stuarts Draft couple accused in a credit card crime wave makes their first court appearance.

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