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  • 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 […]

  • Nelson : Shipman : So Long Kate McGinnis

    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 […]

  • Lovingston : Mountain Mama's Kabab Shop Brings New Life Into Former Basement Diner

    Lovingston : Mountain Mama’s Kabab Shop Brings New Life Into Former Basement Diner

    Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Walking back into the Old Lovingston Opry basement in Lovingston was almost surreal for Trish Becker. “I’m eight years older. It was hard. It was real hard, cause we really had to revamp the place. We had a lot of work to do.” Almost 10 years ago Trish bought the former […]

  • News Alert - Wintergreen Property Owners Request DEQ Intervention on Army Corps of Engineers Approval

    News Alert – Wintergreen Property Owners Request DEQ Intervention on Army Corps of Engineers Approval

    Near Wintergreen Resort Entrance Nelson County, Virginia Wintergreen Property Owners’ Executive Director Jay Roberts says the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality has a responsibility to take a detailed look at the proposed impact of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline being constructed through the mountains within a few hundred feet of the entry-exit of Wintergreen Resort. “The […]

  • Nelson : Roseland Rescue Celebrates 50 Years Of Service

    Nelson : Roseland Rescue Celebrates 50 Years Of Service

    Roseland Nelson County, Virginia This past weekend Roseland Rescue marked half a century in operation. The day was celebrated with live music, good eats, auctions, and even a helicopter landing! Congrats Roseland Rescue on 50 years of service!

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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 […]

Lovingston : Mountain Mama's Kabab Shop Brings New Life Into Former Basement Diner
[ 0 ] June 14, 2018

Lovingston : Mountain Mama’s Kabab Shop Brings New Life Into Former Basement Diner

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Walking back into the Old Lovingston Opry basement in Lovingston was almost surreal for Trish Becker. “I’m eight years older. It was hard. It was real hard, cause we really had to revamp the place. We had a lot of work to do.” Almost 10 years ago Trish bought the former […]

News Alert - Wintergreen Property Owners Request DEQ Intervention on Army Corps of Engineers Approval
[ 0 ] June 13, 2018

News Alert – Wintergreen Property Owners Request DEQ Intervention on Army Corps of Engineers Approval

Near Wintergreen Resort Entrance Nelson County, Virginia Wintergreen Property Owners’ Executive Director Jay Roberts says the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality has a responsibility to take a detailed look at the proposed impact of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline being constructed through the mountains within a few hundred feet of the entry-exit of Wintergreen Resort. “The […]

Nelson : Roseland Rescue Celebrates 50 Years Of Service
[ 0 ] June 11, 2018

Nelson : Roseland Rescue Celebrates 50 Years Of Service

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia This past weekend Roseland Rescue marked half a century in operation. The day was celebrated with live music, good eats, auctions, and even a helicopter landing! Congrats Roseland Rescue on 50 years of service!

Albemarle : VSP Investigates Major Crash That Shut Down I-64 On Afton Mountain Thursday Afternoon
[ 0 ] June 8, 2018

Albemarle : VSP Investigates Major Crash That Shut Down I-64 On Afton Mountain Thursday Afternoon

Afton Mountain Interstate 64 Near Mile Marker 105 Albemarle County, Virginia Verbatim press release via Virginia State Police: “At 5:40 p.m. Thursday (June 7), Virginia State Police Trooper Z.C. Harris responded to a multi-vehicle crash in Albemarle County. A tractor-trailer traveling east on Interstate 64 ran off the left side of the interstate at the […]

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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 […]