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Supplies On The Way To Flooding Victims In West Virginia From Nelson Angel (Followup)
[ 0 ] June 26, 2016

Supplies On The Way To Flooding Victims In West Virginia From Nelson Angel (Followup)

Beech Grove, VA – Richwood, WV We first told you about Nikki Chambers and her drive to help flood victims in West Virginia on Friday. Nikki put out an all call for help from our community for supplies, bottled water, diapers, clothes, canned food, bleach, and anything else that would help flood victims in West […]

Nelson: Ski Barn Starts Drive To Help Flood Damaged West Virginians
[ 1 ] June 24, 2016

Nelson: Ski Barn Starts Drive To Help Flood Damaged West Virginians

Near Wintegreen Nelson County, Virginia By now you’ve probably seen the massive flood damage ongoing in neighboring West Virginia. We were talking about it much of Thursday evening on our Facebook page. Ski Barn here in Nelson has organized to start taking donations of bottled water, canned goods and other items to send over to […]

Severe Thunderstorm Watch - Canceled For Much Of Central VA @ 7:50 PM
[ 0 ] June 21, 2016

Severe Thunderstorm Watch – Canceled For Much Of Central VA @ 7:50 PM

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH UNTIL 9 PM EDT VA . VIRGINIA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE ACCOMACK ALBEMARLE ARLINGTON AUGUSTA CAROLINE CLARKE CULPEPER ESSEX FAIRFAX FAUQUIER FLUVANNA FREDERICK GOOCHLAND GREENE HANOVER HIGHLAND KING AND QUEEN KING GEORGE KING WILLIAM LANCASTER LOUDOUN LOUISA MADISON MATHEWS MIDDLESEX NELSON NORTHAMPTON NORTHUMBERLAND ORANGE PAGE PRINCE WILLIAM RAPPAHANNOCK RICHMOND ROCKINGHAM SHENANDOAH SPOTSYLVANIA STAFFORD […]

Nelson : Potential Intent Of Dollar General To Build On Nellysford Commercial Property
[ 0 ] June 16, 2016

Nelson : Potential Intent Of Dollar General To Build On Nellysford Commercial Property

Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Rumors of the potential plans for a Dollar General store to be built in Nellysford were confirmed this afternoon by Blue Ridge Life Magazine. The location would be on Route 151 in Nellysford on the western side of Route 151 between Wells Fargo Bank to the south and the University Of […]

Severe Thunderstorm Watch - CANCELED
[ 0 ] June 16, 2016

Severe Thunderstorm Watch – CANCELED

Severe Thunderstorm Watch – CANCELED Statement as of 10:00 PM EDT on June 16, 2016 The National Weather Service has cancelled Severe Thunderstorm Watch 261 for the following areas The District of Columbia In Maryland this cancels 7 counties In central Maryland Anne Arundel Howard Montgomery Prince Georges In southern Maryland Calvert Charles St. Marys […]

Actress Who Played Corabeth Godsey On Nelson Inspired Waltons Has Died
[ 0 ] June 15, 2016

Actress Who Played Corabeth Godsey On Nelson Inspired Waltons Has Died

Schuyler, Virginia Dallas, Texas Ronnie Claire Edwards best known for her portrayal of Corabeth Godsey on the long running TV series The Waltons, has died at age 83. The TV series was created by the late Earl Hamner, Jr. and based on his childhood experiences growing up in Nelson County, Virginia. Hamner died earlier this […]

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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.