| May 28, 2013
| 10:24 AM
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — A fatal wreck at a sobriety checkpoint on U.S. 460 is being investigated as suspicious.
Virginia State Police First Sgt. Michael Bailey says a vehicle driven by 25-year-old Emerson Evans was traveling about 50 miles per hour...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 3:16 PM
When lawmakers get down to business at the State Capitol, pages are waiting in the wings.
"They have us running errands, delivering messages, delivering folders," said Karli Foster, a Senate page from Collinsville.
And when there's work to be done in...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Some questionable phone calls are being made by a company claiming to be affiliated with the Campbell County Sheriff's Office.
Telemarketers are trying to sell refrigerator magnets to people in the county. They claim to be calling on behalf of the...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Sat., 2/16 4:45 p.m.:
Investigators have released the identities of the two people found dead in a home in Campbell County.
John Philbrook, age 73 and Virginia Philbrook, age 71 were found inside their home on Sleepy Hollow Road, according to Major...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Crews are working to tow the tractor-trailer.
Officials are hoping the accident will be cleared shortly.
There is an accident on Route 460 at the Mt. Athos ramp involving a tractor trailer.
Drivers should avoid...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Students in Southwest Virginia will be getting a crash course on the dangers of drinking and driving and drug abuse.
On Tuesday afternoon, U-S Attorney Tim Heaphy announced several local agencies will benefit from a federal grants. The money will be used...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Investigators have arrested a Campbell County man in connection to a hit-and-run crash that killed a Lynchburg man Wednesday morning.
21-year-old Jeremy Jarry of Campbell County has been charged with felony hit-and-run.
His 2001 Ford Explorer Sport Trac...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 9:30 AM
A Lynchburg woman has admitted to credit card fraud in excess of $150,000.
45-year-old Dianna Mobley pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to the charge.
Mobley was an administrative assistant at Dominion Power's Altavista Power Station when prosecutors...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 12:39 PM
The Lynchburg state police office is moving to Amherst.
The new Area 20 Office will open Monday on South Main Street in Amherst.
The patrol area that Area 20 covers includes Amherst and Campbell County, and the city of Lynchburg.
The Area 20 Office...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 11:53 AM
A Campbell County school bus rear-ended a pickup truck Tuesday morning, just outside of Brookneal.
None of the students on the bus were hurt.
The driver of the pickup truck had minor injuries.
The accident happened in the 1600 block of Brookneal...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:52 PM
A request to build a shooting range in Campbell County has been withdrawn.
The Campbell County Sheriff's office wanted to build an outdoor facility near Rustburg.
It was supposed to be used for Sheriff's deputies and other officers for...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Governor McDonnell and the Board of Education have recognized several high-performing schools in our area.
Throughout the state, 447 schools and two school divisions earned 2012 Virginia Index of Performance awards for advanced learning and achievement....