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  • Thunderstorms Roll Through The Blue Ridge Thursday Evening  (Video)

    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 […]

  • Wintergreen Perform Arts Announces Appointment Of Executive Director

    Wintergreen Perform Arts Announces Appointment Of Executive Director

    Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Wintergreen Performing Arts (WPA) is pleased to announce that Julianne Akins has been selected as WPA’s Executive Director, effective May 1, 2016. This newly created leadership position results from a recent reorganization at WPA. Ms. Akins will be responsible for executing the administrative vision of WPA, working collaboratively with WPA Artistic […]

  • Raising The Roof On The New Blue Mountain Pavilion At RVCC

    Raising The Roof On The New Blue Mountain Pavilion At RVCC

    Greenfield / Afton Nelson County, Virginia A few days ago we told you about the official start on the Blue Mountain Pavilion at RVCC in Nelson County. Once completed the pavilion will be a place to provide a protected outdoor performance venue for events large and small. This past Sunday they officially began putting the […]

  • Will You Marry Me?

    Will You Marry Me?

    Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Abby Riggleman thought she was headed out to Basic Necessities in Nellysford for a regular dinner this past Thursday night. It’s one of her most favorite spots! Little did she know her family and fiance’ had something else in mind. A marriage proposal! Thanks to our BRL Region Photographer Marcie Gates […]

  • News Alert : Missing Woman Firefighter's Body Found In Shenandoah National Park Says Family

    News Alert : Missing Woman Firefighter’s Body Found In Shenandoah National Park Says Family

    Shenandoah National Park Near White Oak Canyon Trail #BREAKING: The body of Fairfax Co Firefighter #NicoleMittendorff found in Shenandoah National Park, family confirms. pic.twitter.com/4Qt8ox8ET6 — WMAL News (@wmalnews) April 22, 2016 From our news partners at CBS-19 The Newsplex: “The search for a missing Fairfax County firefighter may be over as officials say a woman’s […]

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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 […]

Wintergreen Perform Arts Announces Appointment Of Executive Director
[ 0 ] April 27, 2016

Wintergreen Perform Arts Announces Appointment Of Executive Director

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Wintergreen Performing Arts (WPA) is pleased to announce that Julianne Akins has been selected as WPA’s Executive Director, effective May 1, 2016. This newly created leadership position results from a recent reorganization at WPA. Ms. Akins will be responsible for executing the administrative vision of WPA, working collaboratively with WPA Artistic […]

Raising The Roof On The New Blue Mountain Pavilion At RVCC
[ 0 ] April 26, 2016

Raising The Roof On The New Blue Mountain Pavilion At RVCC

Greenfield / Afton Nelson County, Virginia A few days ago we told you about the official start on the Blue Mountain Pavilion at RVCC in Nelson County. Once completed the pavilion will be a place to provide a protected outdoor performance venue for events large and small. This past Sunday they officially began putting the […]

Will You Marry Me?
[ 0 ] April 23, 2016

Will You Marry Me?

Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Abby Riggleman thought she was headed out to Basic Necessities in Nellysford for a regular dinner this past Thursday night. It’s one of her most favorite spots! Little did she know her family and fiance’ had something else in mind. A marriage proposal! Thanks to our BRL Region Photographer Marcie Gates […]

News Alert : Missing Woman Firefighter's Body Found In Shenandoah National Park Says Family
[ 0 ] April 21, 2016

News Alert : Missing Woman Firefighter’s Body Found In Shenandoah National Park Says Family

Shenandoah National Park Near White Oak Canyon Trail #BREAKING: The body of Fairfax Co Firefighter #NicoleMittendorff found in Shenandoah National Park, family confirms. pic.twitter.com/4Qt8ox8ET6 — WMAL News (@wmalnews) April 22, 2016 From our news partners at CBS-19 The Newsplex: “The search for a missing Fairfax County firefighter may be over as officials say a woman’s […]

New Initiative Helps Fund Nelson Squads Across The County : Agencies Say Thank You : (With Audio Interview)
[ 0 ] April 19, 2016

New Initiative Helps Fund Nelson Squads Across The County : Agencies Say Thank You : (With Audio Interview)

Nelson County, Virginia A few years ago the Supervisors of Nelson County initiated a plan to provide more support to the rescue squads and fire departments of Nelson County. Historically the County has supported operational funding assistance, and interest free loans for equipment, but never outright provision of capital equipment. Their newest initiative provides one […]

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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.

Beautiful Start To Monday
[ 0 ] March 16, 2015

Beautiful Start To Monday

Central Virginia Blue Ridge 75 degrees to start off the week and a glorious sunrise, our Facebook feed was full of the pretty views Monday morning. Yes, winter is still officially here, but its days are numbered! Enjoy!

Just A Cold Rain Down Below - But Pretty Up Top!
[ 0 ] February 10, 2015

Just A Cold Rain Down Below – But Pretty Up Top!

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Hard to believe after a 73° high on Sunday (lower 60’s mountains) that snow and ice were back so soon. Up at Wintergreen Tuesday morning freezing temps combined with foggy conditions to make some pretty displays. Though roads were fine, many trees and plants were coated in a magical winter display! […]