| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Check your refrigerator. Kroger is recalling spinach sold at grocery stores in 15 states, over possible Listeria contamination. The recall includes stores in Virginia.
The recall is for "Fresh Selections" bagged Tender Spinach. It was sold in 10 ounce...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:48 PM
A well-known grocery chain announced a recall of their spinach sold in the Midwest and the eastern part of the United States due to listeria risk.
Kroger issued the recall of its Fresh Selections Tender Spinach, which were sold in 10 oz. bags Tuesday....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 9:07 AM
Governor Bob McDonnell has requested federal assistance following the derecho storms June 29-30 that caused widespread damage and knocked out power to thousands.
Fifteen people died from storm-related injuries. At one point, around 1.3 million utility...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 9:39 AM
President Obama has signed a major disaster declaration for Virginia following last month's severe storms.
Several thousand people lost power across the Commonwealth, and several homes and businesses were damaged.
The declaration means federal funding...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 5:50 PM
UPDATED 09/24/2012 07:42 p.m.
After almost 30 years, the Theater at Lime Kiln will close for good. Executive Director Tony Russell made the announcement during a Rockbridge County Board of Supervisors meeting Monday night.
The Theater's last day...
| Aug 8, 2012
Robert Calum Lunsford of Fairplay achieved the Eagle Scout rank in 2011. Calum’s Eagle Scout project was to refurbish a reproduction Civil War-era cannon, carriage and limber at Antietam National Battlefield. When his project was completed, the...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 7:06 PM
It's called the Virginia Steam Academy, a proposed residential school in Tidewater for a thousand high school students. Now, Virginia Military Institute is joining the effort to improve educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering and...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:53 AM
INTERSTATE 81 EXITS IN VIRGINIA
- Exit 0mm - Virginia/Tennessee state line, Welcome Center northbound, full handicap facilities, info, phone, vending, picnic tables, trash cans, pet area, No Trucks Allowed
- Exit 1 - US 58/421, Bristol. ...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 1:54 AM
Virginia Military Institute is hosting the state's inaugural STEM Education Conference.
The Lexington school says more than 500 educators, administrators, students and members of the private sector are expected attend the three-day conference. The...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:56 PM
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky -- A 61-year-old Army veteran is suing the U.S. government for $10 million, claiming negligent care resulted in severe frostbite on his penis, leading to its partial amputation.
Michael D. Nash of Louisville, Kentucky, is asking...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 1:25 AM
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is returning to Virginia to give a speech on foreign policy.
Romney's campaign says he is scheduled to speak at 11:20 a.m. Monday at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington.
Following the speech, Romney...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Foreign policy took center stage Monday morning, as the latest presidential push targeted Southwest Virginia.
Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney spoke to a group at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington.
Romney spoke to a crowd of about...