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Nelson : RVCC Returns Grant To The Dominion Foundation
[ 0 ] July 21, 2016

Nelson : RVCC Returns Grant To The Dominion Foundation

Afton / Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia In an email prepared for individuals who have pledged contributions in the campaign to send back the Dominion Foundation grant proceeds, Stu Mills, the Executive Director of the Rockfish Valley Community Center, announced the following: “We are very pleased to report that RVCC has today returned the $20,000 that […]

Central Virginia Blues Society  - Blues Festival This Weekend
[ 0 ] July 21, 2016

Central Virginia Blues Society – Blues Festival This Weekend

Afton / Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia See everyone this weekend at the Central Virginia Blues – Blues Society Festival this Saturday at 4PM. Someday – 4-4:30 Bluzonia – 4:45-5:15 Kiz Carter & Juke Jackson – 5:30-6:10 Parker and Gray – 625-7:05 Jon Spear Band – 7:20-8:20 Dave Chappell – 8:35-10PM

Nelson : News Alert : RVCC Board Votes Unanimously To Return $20,000 Dominion Foundation Grant
[ 0 ] July 19, 2016

Nelson : News Alert : RVCC Board Votes Unanimously To Return $20,000 Dominion Foundation Grant

Afton Nelson County, Virginia In a meeting held Tuesday evening – July 19, 2016 at the Rockfish Valley Community Center in Afton, the board voted unanimously on motion to return a Dominion Foundation grant that was received earlier this year. As we first told you in these earlier stories, considerable resistance was met when word […]

Gladstone : Another House Fire In Less Than A Week Leaves Family Homeless
[ 0 ] July 18, 2016

Gladstone : Another House Fire In Less Than A Week Leaves Family Homeless

Gladstone Nelson County, Virginia A gofundme account has also been set up for people wanting to donate money. Click here. Updated 10:55 with 2 drop locations : Donations to the family of items below may be dropped at the Gladstone Post Office as well as the law offices of Daniel Rutherford in Lovingston. See maps […]

Nelson : Lightning Likely Cause Of House Fire That Destroys Home On Brogan Hollow
[ 0 ] July 14, 2016

Nelson : Lightning Likely Cause Of House Fire That Destroys Home On Brogan Hollow

Faber Northeast Of Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Strong storms that moved through the area Wednesday afternoon and evening are believed to be the cause of a fire that left a family’s house gutted on Brogan Hollow Lane. “It was a total loss,” said friend Natasha Hall. Her son is best friends with one of the […]

Wintergreen Performing Arts In Full Gear For 2016 Summer Music Festival
[ 0 ] July 10, 2016

Wintergreen Performing Arts In Full Gear For 2016 Summer Music Festival

Roseland / Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Wintergreen Performing Arts Summer Music Festival 2016 is getting into full swing. The past week has been full of previews. The festival officially kicked off on Saturday with a gala reception followed by a night of music. And, this past Sunday evening WPA hosted The Aurelius String Quartet and […]

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Beautiful Sight Along The Blue Ridge Parkway
[ 0 ] June 14, 2016

Beautiful Sight Along The Blue Ridge Parkway

Near Bald Mountain Blue Ridge Parkway – Central Virginia There’s never a lack of beautiful pictures along the Blue Ridge Parkway regardless of the time of year. Robert Stull, the owner of Hickman’s Grocery in Beech Grove of Nelson County, recently grabbed this shot from the BRP looking toward Bald Mountain. The clouds dropping over […]

Severe Storms Move Across The Blue Ridge (Video)
[ 0 ] May 2, 2016

Severe Storms Move Across The Blue Ridge (Video)

Nelson County, Virginia Severe thunderstorms moved across the Blue Ridge area lat Monday afternoon dropping hail from the size of to larger than quarters. On Route 6 River Road in Nelson County, heavy rains along with hail stripped leaves from many trees. Above, Jon Goff grabbed this video of hail falling late Monday afternoon near […]

Thunderstorms Roll Through The Blue Ridge Thursday Evening  (Video)
[ 0 ] April 29, 2016

Thunderstorms Roll Through The Blue Ridge Thursday Evening (Video)

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia You know spring is finally here when the thunderstorms start rolling through the mountains of Virginia. Thursday evening lots of folks got a light show in the sky accompanied by big booms of thunder and even some small hail. The chances for rain will continue over the next several days into […]

Beautiful Colors Still Popping Across The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] October 24, 2015

Beautiful Colors Still Popping Across The Blue Ridge

Sherando Lake Augusta County, Virginia William Groah has sent us many beautiful images over the year and this one is a beauty as well. Earlier in the week grabbed this shot of the brilliant fall colors reflecting in the water at Sherando Lake in Augusta County as the sun started rising. Very pretty! Nice one […]

Warm Days & Cool Nights In The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] October 21, 2015

Warm Days & Cool Nights In The Blue Ridge

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Final preps are being made by area farmers cross the Blue Ridge as daylight grows shorter and colder weather looms on the horizon. Above, Brian Kidd parked the tractor after a day of raking up the hay for baling later in the week. After that, things are pretty much over in […]

Storms Roll Through Blue Ridge Area
[ 0 ] April 8, 2015

Storms Roll Through Blue Ridge Area

Afton, Nelson County, VA The first thunderstorms of the Spring season rolled through Wednesday afternoon. Generally speaking rain anounts were between 1/3′ to 1/2″, but the lightning was pretty intense for sure! There’s another chance for thunderstorms on Friday (some southern counties may see Thursday as well) with low 80’s possible as well. Listen below.