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Piney River : Serious Accident Wednesday Night Has Man Airlifted To UVA
[ 0 ] November 16, 2017

Piney River : Serious Accident Wednesday Night Has Man Airlifted To UVA

Piney River Nelson County, Virginia Information via VSP: At 8:14 p.m., Wednesday, Virginia State Police responded to a pedestrian crash in Nelson County at the intersection of Route 151 and Shady Lane. A male subject stopped at a stop sign near his residence. The male driver got out of his vehicle but the pickup truck […]

Area Businesses Setup Drop Locations For Annual Christmas Toy Drive
[ 0 ] November 16, 2017

Area Businesses Setup Drop Locations For Annual Christmas Toy Drive

Nelson County, Virginia Many local businesses are acting as drop points for the annual Toy Drive coordinated through the Rockfish Valley Volunteer Fire Department in Afton. They’re asking people to buy a new boxed up toy and drop at any of the following locations before December 1st: Mountain Area Realty – Nellysford Afton Service Center […]

Nelson : Piney River : CVEC Planned Outage Tuesday and Wednesday Nights
[ 0 ] November 14, 2017

Nelson : Piney River : CVEC Planned Outage Tuesday and Wednesday Nights

Info via CVEC: CVEC has received another notification from AEP, our transmission service provider, of a required 6 hour outage on the transmission line that serves the Piney River Substation. This work is essential to maintain safe and reliable power to our consumers. To limit the outage time for our members, CVEC crews will temporarily […]

Nelson : Lovingston : Virginia Distillery's 'Women Who Whiskey' This Saturday November 18th : 1-5 PM (Video)
[ 0 ] November 14, 2017

Nelson : Lovingston : Virginia Distillery’s ‘Women Who Whiskey’ This Saturday November 18th : 1-5 PM (Video)

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Join Virginia Distillery Company for a celebration of Virginia’s Whiskey, the women that love it, and the men that love them both. Enjoy a variety of different styles of locally-made whiskeys and other spirits from eight Virginia distilleries, delicious cocktails, local beers, food, music from The Sally Rose Band, inspiration for […]

Nelson : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash Involving Arrington Woman
[ 0 ] November 13, 2017

Nelson : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash Involving Arrington Woman

US 29 – North of Woods Mill Nelson County, Virginia Press release via VSP: Around 12:30 p.m. today (Nov. 13), Virginia State Police was called to the scene of a fatal, single-vehicle crash in Nelson County. A 2005 Hyundai sedan was traveling northbound on Route 29 about two miles north of Route 6 (River Road) […]

Nelson : Piney River : Remembering Veteran's Day At Saunders Brother Farm Market : (With Video)
[ 0 ] November 12, 2017

Nelson : Piney River : Remembering Veteran’s Day At Saunders Brother Farm Market : (With Video)

Piney River Nelson County, Virginia Veterans and members of the community alike sat inside the frigid Saunders Brothers Farm Market barn to pay tribute to those who have fought and fallen for our country. Many scarves, jackets and blankets were removed and placed upon our present veterans to warm their hands and hearts. Memories were […]

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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 […]