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  • FLASH FLOOD WATCH : From 4 PM Friday Until Late Friday Night

    FLASH FLOOD WATCH : From 4 PM Friday Until Late Friday Night

    FLASH FLOOD WATCH National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 1130 AM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018 Augusta-Rockingham-Nelson-Albemarle-Western Highland- Eastern Highland-Central Virginia Blue Ridge-Western Pendleton- Eastern Pendleton- Including the cities of Staunton, Waynesboro, Stuarts Draft, Harrisonburg, Lovingston, Charlottesville, Hightown, Monterey, Wintergreen, Riverton, Brandywine, Franklin, Oak Flat, Ruddle, and Sugar Grove 1130 AM EDT Fri Jun 22 […]

  • Appomattox : CVEC Announces First Stop For Fiber Network Installation

    Appomattox : CVEC Announces First Stop For Fiber Network Installation

    Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) will begin installation of fiber in Appomattox by September, providing communications for a smart grid system and delivering high speed internet to its members.  Appomattox was selected as the first stop due to the lowest cost to serve based on a nearly $1 million grant from […]

  • Flooding Again Closes Roads Across Central Virginia

    Flooding Again Closes Roads Across Central Virginia

    VDOT advises drivers to avoid high water, expect additional road closures today   CULPEPER — Less than a month after torrential rains caused major damage to roads and bridges across Central Virginia another round of severe storms overnight has left numerous secondary roads closed due to high water. The Virginia Department of Transportation advises motorists […]

  • FLASH FLOOD WATCH : EXPIRED For Immediate Central VA Area

    FLASH FLOOD WATCH : EXPIRED For Immediate Central VA Area

    Click on image above for absolute latest updates 941 PM EDT THU JUN 21 2018 The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has extended the * Flood Warning for… The City of Charlottesville in central Virginia… Albemarle County in central Virginia… Greene County in central Virginia… * Until 430 AM EDT Friday. * At 938 […]

  • Nelson : Afton : Document Destruction Day

    Nelson : Afton : Document Destruction Day

    Afton/Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia Hopefully you made it out to Document Destruction Day this past weekend at RVCC. We did! Countless folks lined up to have old documents including tax information, bank statements, old checks and more fed into the mobile truck from Document Destruction of Virginia. The 1/2 day event was coordinated by Rogers […]

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FLASH FLOOD WATCH : From 4 PM Friday Until Late Friday Night
[ 0 ] June 22, 2018

FLASH FLOOD WATCH : From 4 PM Friday Until Late Friday Night

FLASH FLOOD WATCH National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 1130 AM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018 Augusta-Rockingham-Nelson-Albemarle-Western Highland- Eastern Highland-Central Virginia Blue Ridge-Western Pendleton- Eastern Pendleton- Including the cities of Staunton, Waynesboro, Stuarts Draft, Harrisonburg, Lovingston, Charlottesville, Hightown, Monterey, Wintergreen, Riverton, Brandywine, Franklin, Oak Flat, Ruddle, and Sugar Grove 1130 AM EDT Fri Jun 22 […]

Appomattox : CVEC Announces First Stop For Fiber Network Installation
[ 0 ] June 22, 2018

Appomattox : CVEC Announces First Stop For Fiber Network Installation

Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) will begin installation of fiber in Appomattox by September, providing communications for a smart grid system and delivering high speed internet to its members.  Appomattox was selected as the first stop due to the lowest cost to serve based on a nearly $1 million grant from […]

Flooding Again Closes Roads Across Central Virginia
[ 0 ] June 22, 2018

Flooding Again Closes Roads Across Central Virginia

VDOT advises drivers to avoid high water, expect additional road closures today   CULPEPER — Less than a month after torrential rains caused major damage to roads and bridges across Central Virginia another round of severe storms overnight has left numerous secondary roads closed due to high water. The Virginia Department of Transportation advises motorists […]

FLASH FLOOD WATCH : EXPIRED For Immediate Central VA Area
[ 0 ] June 21, 2018

FLASH FLOOD WATCH : EXPIRED For Immediate Central VA Area

Click on image above for absolute latest updates 941 PM EDT THU JUN 21 2018 The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has extended the * Flood Warning for… The City of Charlottesville in central Virginia… Albemarle County in central Virginia… Greene County in central Virginia… * Until 430 AM EDT Friday. * At 938 […]

Nelson : Afton : Document Destruction Day
[ 0 ] June 18, 2018

Nelson : Afton : Document Destruction Day

Afton/Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia Hopefully you made it out to Document Destruction Day this past weekend at RVCC. We did! Countless folks lined up to have old documents including tax information, bank statements, old checks and more fed into the mobile truck from Document Destruction of Virginia. The 1/2 day event was coordinated by Rogers […]

Nelson : Shipman : So Long Kate McGinnis
[ 1 ] June 16, 2018

Nelson : Shipman : So Long Kate McGinnis

Shipman Nelson County, Virginia Yvette and I first met Kate McGinnis within a few months of permanently moving to Nelson County from Tennessee. That was back in the summer of 2004. It didn’t take long before we became friends. If you wanted to know anything about the history of Nelson County, she and her husband […]

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Wintry Mix Falls In Mountains At Wintergreen Wednesday Morning
[ 0 ] November 8, 2017

Wintry Mix Falls In Mountains At Wintergreen Wednesday Morning

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia While people living in the lowlands got nothing more than a cold rain into the early morning hours Wednesday, people living in the mountains got another reminder that winter isn’t that far away. The coldest weather of the season is on the way late this week. I talk more about it […]

Fall Colors Popping Now In The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] November 7, 2016

Fall Colors Popping Now In The Blue Ridge

Nelson County, Virginia You may have noticed our banner photo switched at the top of this page to a nice fall one. Dima Holmes of Wintergreen Real Estate let us use that one. Perfectly sums up the beautiful colors popping here now. As a matter of fact, in the highest of elevations the leaves are […]

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 […]