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  • Oceanwide Seafood Celebrates With Ribbon Cutting

    Oceanwide Seafood Celebrates With Ribbon Cutting

    Nellysford Nelson County, VA Though the doors have been open for months at Oceanwide Seafood in Nellysford, they made it official with a celebratory ribbon cutting by the Nelson Chamber of Commerce within the past couple of weeks. The popular seafood store opened back in the winter but most recently added a full restaurant and […]

  • Nelson 151 Launches New App For Smartphones

    Nelson 151 Launches New App For Smartphones

    Afton Nelson County, VA George Hodson of Afton, Virginia hosted a celebratory event at Veritas Winery, presenting the new 151 App that is available for iPhone and Android. This new app allows travelers and locals to access information easily on the hours, recommendations, locations etc. of the local breweries, wineries, distilleries and more on 151 […]

  • Silverback Distillery Opens!

    Silverback Distillery Opens!

    Afton Nelson County, Virginia By Jennie T. Williams It’s official! Silverback Distillery, located in Afton along Route 151, is the newest addition to the Nelson County alcohol production family. And as a producer of vodka, gin, whiskey and bourbon, you could definitely call the family-run distillery a trail blazer. Though Denver Riggleman is a UVA […]

  • Augusta: F-15 Pilot’s Identity Released From Military Jet Crash

    Augusta: F-15 Pilot’s Identity Released From Military Jet Crash

    (BARNES AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, 104TH FIGHTER WING Westfield, Mass. Aug. 28, 2014 Following the fatal crash of a 104th Fighter Wing F-15C aircraft in the remote mountains near Deerfield Valley, Va. the family has asked that the unit share with the public the name of the pilot who was fatally injured Wednesday. “On behalf […]

  • This Bunch Is All Excited About Festy In Just A Few Weeks : Read About It In Our September Issue

    This Bunch Is All Excited About Festy In Just A Few Weeks : Read About It In Our September Issue

    Roseland Nelson County, VA Band members that make up Chamomile and Whiskey are all smiles about the upcoming Festy in just a few weeks on the grounds at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. The group has a long history deep rooted along the path they now travel. Nelson natives and life-long musicians, Koda Kerl (lead vocals […]

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Oceanwide Seafood Celebrates With Ribbon Cutting
[ 0 ] September 1, 2014

Oceanwide Seafood Celebrates With Ribbon Cutting

Nellysford Nelson County, VA Though the doors have been open for months at Oceanwide Seafood in Nellysford, they made it official with a celebratory ribbon cutting by the Nelson Chamber of Commerce within the past couple of weeks. The popular seafood store opened back in the winter but most recently added a full restaurant and […]

Nelson 151 Launches New App For Smartphones
[ 0 ] August 30, 2014

Nelson 151 Launches New App For Smartphones

Afton Nelson County, VA George Hodson of Afton, Virginia hosted a celebratory event at Veritas Winery, presenting the new 151 App that is available for iPhone and Android. This new app allows travelers and locals to access information easily on the hours, recommendations, locations etc. of the local breweries, wineries, distilleries and more on 151 […]

Silverback Distillery Opens!
[ 0 ] August 30, 2014

Silverback Distillery Opens!

Afton Nelson County, Virginia By Jennie T. Williams It’s official! Silverback Distillery, located in Afton along Route 151, is the newest addition to the Nelson County alcohol production family. And as a producer of vodka, gin, whiskey and bourbon, you could definitely call the family-run distillery a trail blazer. Though Denver Riggleman is a UVA […]

Augusta: F-15 Pilot’s Identity Released From Military Jet Crash
[ 2 ] August 29, 2014

Augusta: F-15 Pilot’s Identity Released From Military Jet Crash

(BARNES AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, 104TH FIGHTER WING Westfield, Mass. Aug. 28, 2014 Following the fatal crash of a 104th Fighter Wing F-15C aircraft in the remote mountains near Deerfield Valley, Va. the family has asked that the unit share with the public the name of the pilot who was fatally injured Wednesday. “On behalf […]

This Bunch Is All Excited About Festy In Just A Few Weeks : Read About It In Our September Issue
[ 0 ] August 28, 2014

This Bunch Is All Excited About Festy In Just A Few Weeks : Read About It In Our September Issue

Roseland Nelson County, VA Band members that make up Chamomile and Whiskey are all smiles about the upcoming Festy in just a few weeks on the grounds at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. The group has a long history deep rooted along the path they now travel. Nelson natives and life-long musicians, Koda Kerl (lead vocals […]

News Bulletin! - Military Jet Crashes In Augusta County Near Deerfield Area - Update 8-28-14
[ 0 ] August 27, 2014

News Bulletin! – Military Jet Crashes In Augusta County Near Deerfield Area – Update 8-28-14

August 28, 2014 2:15 Search for Missing Pilot Continues for 2nd Day (BARNES AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, 104TH FIGHTER WING , Westfield, Mass., Aug. 28, 2014)- The search for the missing 104th Fighter Wing pilot continues near the crash site in the Washington National Forest near Deerfield Valley, Virginia. An F-15C Eagle assigned to the […]

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Something You Don't See Very Often : James River Frozen Near Lynchburg
[ 0 ] January 30, 2014

Something You Don’t See Very Often : James River Frozen Near Lynchburg

Lynchburg, VA It’s not often you see the James River frozen over with some snow on top, but David Wilt of Lynchburg found just that. He snapped the photo above after touring the Devils Backbone Outpost in Lexington headed back home. Thankfully Tommy says we’ll be seeing temps not this cold in the coming days. […]

Some Light And Very Pretty Snow Falls Tuesday Night
[ 0 ] January 28, 2014

Some Light And Very Pretty Snow Falls Tuesday Night

Nellysford Nelson County, VA By far the worst snowfall and wintry weather was along the souther tier of the US. But we managed to get some very dry snow here across the Central Virginia Blue Ridge in spots. Anywhere from a dusting to an inch or so was the norm. Since the air was so […]

Beauty In The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] January 25, 2014

Beauty In The Blue Ridge

Wintergreen Mountain Nelson County, VA Yes, the cold temps have been, well, mighty cold. But the recent snowfall the Blue Ridge area got has made for some pretty scenes. Ned Martin of Wintergreen shared this photo with us on our Facebook Page early Saturday morning. This is one of the prettiest shots we have ever […]

Beautiful Scenes Emerging In Blue Ridge As Fall Takes Hold
[ 0 ] September 29, 2013

Beautiful Scenes Emerging In Blue Ridge As Fall Takes Hold

Skyline Drive Near Big Meadow Fall in the Blue Ridge always brings beautiful sights. Though we are still 2-3 weeks from peak here in the Central Virginia Blue Ridge, there are some breathtaking views already. BRLM Mountain Photographer Paul Purpura grabbed a beauty Sunday afternoon along Skyline Drive at Fisher’s Gap. Just beautiful!

Nelson: Beautiful Late Fall Skies Over The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] November 27, 2012

Nelson: Beautiful Late Fall Skies Over The Blue Ridge

Near Nellysford Nelson County, VA As we head into the final weeks of fall before winter officially begins on December 22, the skies across the Blue Ridge continue presenting some of the most breathtaking sunrises and sunsets! Olivia Ellis in Nelson County sent us this beauty. “Taken this past week from my front door at […]

More Scattered Thunderstorms For First Day Of August
[ 0 ] July 30, 2012

More Scattered Thunderstorms For First Day Of August

Wintergreen Nelson County, VA The summer days of July are gone. If you didn’t enjoy Tuesday, you missed it. We now kickoff into August! Generally speaking the forecast will be pretty typical for the start of August with hot temps and widely scattered thunderstorms Click the player above to hear Tommy talk about the highs […]