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  • Lovingston : CVEC Offers Million Dollar Broadband Incentive

    Lovingston : CVEC Offers Million Dollar Broadband Incentive

    Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Via CVEC Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) announced a rural broadband initiative designed to incentivize qualified entities to deliver world class service throughout its 14-county electric distribution territory. As outlined in the just released Request for Information (RFI), the Cooperative is seeking to “partner with a proven, committed entity or consortium […]

  • Blue Ridge Life Donates To RVCC Green Initiative Program

    Blue Ridge Life Donates To RVCC Green Initiative Program

    Afton / Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia When we stopped in to drop off our check to Stu Mills on Monday afternoon, he was busy at his computer reviewing a spreadsheet and going through a stack of checks people in the community had sent. “The response has been overwhelming. It’s very heartening to see the generosity,” […]

  • HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY - ! EXPIRED !

    HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY – ! EXPIRED !

    ! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 444 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 DCZ001-MDZ003>006-011-013-014-016>018-503>508-VAZ028-030-031- 036>040-050>057-501-502-505-506-WVZ052-053-251645- /O.CON.KLWX.HT.Y.0003.160725T1600Z-160726T0000Z/ DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL- NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN […]

  • Nelson : Arrington - Hot But Beautiful Morning for Corkscrew Racing Full Nelson 5K  -  (Race Results)

    Nelson : Arrington – Hot But Beautiful Morning for Corkscrew Racing Full Nelson 5K – (Race Results)

    Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Temps hovered in the lower 80s with a very sticky humid feel in the air as the Corkscrew Racing Full Nelson 5K started this past Saturday morning at Blue Mountain Barrel House in Arrington. In spite of the muggy weather there was a great turnout including our own Yvette Stafford, Publisher […]

  • Nelson : RVCC Returns Grant To The Dominion Foundation

    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 […]

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Lovingston : CVEC Offers Million Dollar Broadband Incentive
[ 0 ] July 26, 2016

Lovingston : CVEC Offers Million Dollar Broadband Incentive

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Via CVEC Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) announced a rural broadband initiative designed to incentivize qualified entities to deliver world class service throughout its 14-county electric distribution territory. As outlined in the just released Request for Information (RFI), the Cooperative is seeking to “partner with a proven, committed entity or consortium […]

Blue Ridge Life Donates To RVCC Green Initiative Program
[ 0 ] July 26, 2016

Blue Ridge Life Donates To RVCC Green Initiative Program

Afton / Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia When we stopped in to drop off our check to Stu Mills on Monday afternoon, he was busy at his computer reviewing a spreadsheet and going through a stack of checks people in the community had sent. “The response has been overwhelming. It’s very heartening to see the generosity,” […]

HEAT ADVISORY : Continues 12 Noon Until 8PM For Parts Of The Area Today
[ 0 ] July 26, 2016

HEAT ADVISORY : Continues 12 Noon Until 8PM For Parts Of The Area Today

HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 310 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016 INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…LOVINGSTON…CHARLOTTESVILLE…ORANGE… GORDONSVILLE…FREDERICKSBURG 310 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016 …HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT […]

HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY - ! EXPIRED !
[ 0 ] July 24, 2016

HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY – ! EXPIRED !

! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! ! EXPIRED ! HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 444 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 DCZ001-MDZ003>006-011-013-014-016>018-503>508-VAZ028-030-031- 036>040-050>057-501-502-505-506-WVZ052-053-251645- /O.CON.KLWX.HT.Y.0003.160725T1600Z-160726T0000Z/ DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL- NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN […]

Nelson : Arrington - Hot But Beautiful Morning for Corkscrew Racing Full Nelson 5K  -  (Race Results)
[ 0 ] July 23, 2016

Nelson : Arrington – Hot But Beautiful Morning for Corkscrew Racing Full Nelson 5K – (Race Results)

Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Temps hovered in the lower 80s with a very sticky humid feel in the air as the Corkscrew Racing Full Nelson 5K started this past Saturday morning at Blue Mountain Barrel House in Arrington. In spite of the muggy weather there was a great turnout including our own Yvette Stafford, Publisher […]

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 […]

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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.