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  • VDOT SCHEDULES PUBLIC HEARING FOR WAYNESBORO SOUTHERN CORRIDOR PROJECT

    VDOT SCHEDULES PUBLIC HEARING FOR WAYNESBORO SOUTHERN CORRIDOR PROJECT

    Waynesboro Augusta County, Virginia The Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing concerning the proposed location and design of the Waynesboro Southern Corridor in the city of Waynesboro. The meeting will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, in the Yancey Municipal Building, 503 West Main Street, Waynesboro, […]

  • Rockfish Valley Foundation Files Comments To FERC Regarding Atlantic Coast Pipeline

    Rockfish Valley Foundation Files Comments To FERC Regarding Atlantic Coast Pipeline

    Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia The Rockfish Valley Foundation has added to the growing list of comments filed to FERC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission) regarding negative impacts of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in the Rockfish Valley. “The Rockfish Valley Foundation has concluded several months of research into Dominion’s impact on the Rockfish Valley, home to the […]

  • Nelson : Faber : Emergency Crews Respond To Serious Accident With Entrapment

    Nelson : Faber : Emergency Crews Respond To Serious Accident With Entrapment

    Faber Nelson County, Virginia Verbatim Press Release From Wintergreen Fire & Rescue: “At approximately 2:00 PM crews responded to a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Laurel Road and Mill Pond Road in Faber. Crews arrived to find one vehicle on its top over an embankment near a creek. There were three seriously injured […]

  • Wintergreen Performing Arts Kicks Off 2018 Season

    Wintergreen Performing Arts Kicks Off 2018 Season

    Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia By Paul Purpura Tuesday night was Wintergreen Performing Arts Opening Night performance. The concert started off with “Between the Blue Ridge: An Homage to the Blue Ridge Mountains Of Virginia” by Gwyneth Walker. Following that, “Selections from Wood Works” was performed by Ross Monroe Winter, Violin: Milene Moreira, Violin; Matt […]

  • Amherst : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash

    Amherst : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash

    Route 30 & Dixie Airport Road Amherst County, Virginia Release from VSP: Virginia State Police Trooper C.A. Sheron is investigating a two-vehicle crash in Amherst County. The crash occurred at 11:05 a.m. Tuesday (July 10) at Route 130 and Dixie Airport Road. A 2001 Chevrolet S10 pickup truck was eastbound on Route 130 when it […]

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VDOT SCHEDULES PUBLIC HEARING FOR WAYNESBORO SOUTHERN CORRIDOR PROJECT
[ 0 ] July 17, 2018

VDOT SCHEDULES PUBLIC HEARING FOR WAYNESBORO SOUTHERN CORRIDOR PROJECT

Waynesboro Augusta County, Virginia The Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing concerning the proposed location and design of the Waynesboro Southern Corridor in the city of Waynesboro. The meeting will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, in the Yancey Municipal Building, 503 West Main Street, Waynesboro, […]

Rockfish Valley Foundation Files Comments To FERC Regarding Atlantic Coast Pipeline
[ 0 ] July 15, 2018

Rockfish Valley Foundation Files Comments To FERC Regarding Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia The Rockfish Valley Foundation has added to the growing list of comments filed to FERC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission) regarding negative impacts of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in the Rockfish Valley. “The Rockfish Valley Foundation has concluded several months of research into Dominion’s impact on the Rockfish Valley, home to the […]

Nelson : Faber : Emergency Crews Respond To Serious Accident With Entrapment
[ 0 ] July 15, 2018

Nelson : Faber : Emergency Crews Respond To Serious Accident With Entrapment

Faber Nelson County, Virginia Verbatim Press Release From Wintergreen Fire & Rescue: “At approximately 2:00 PM crews responded to a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Laurel Road and Mill Pond Road in Faber. Crews arrived to find one vehicle on its top over an embankment near a creek. There were three seriously injured […]

Wintergreen Performing Arts Kicks Off 2018 Season
[ 0 ] July 12, 2018

Wintergreen Performing Arts Kicks Off 2018 Season

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia By Paul Purpura Tuesday night was Wintergreen Performing Arts Opening Night performance. The concert started off with “Between the Blue Ridge: An Homage to the Blue Ridge Mountains Of Virginia” by Gwyneth Walker. Following that, “Selections from Wood Works” was performed by Ross Monroe Winter, Violin: Milene Moreira, Violin; Matt […]

Amherst : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash
[ 0 ] July 11, 2018

Amherst : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash

Route 30 & Dixie Airport Road Amherst County, Virginia Release from VSP: Virginia State Police Trooper C.A. Sheron is investigating a two-vehicle crash in Amherst County. The crash occurred at 11:05 a.m. Tuesday (July 10) at Route 130 and Dixie Airport Road. A 2001 Chevrolet S10 pickup truck was eastbound on Route 130 when it […]

Showers Return Then Clearing & Hot Again
[ 0 ] July 10, 2018

Showers Return Then Clearing & Hot Again

Central Virginia Blue Ridge Some showers will be making a return to the area Wednesday, mainly south of I-64.  Other than this brief break with some scattered storms, temps generally starting hitting in the 90s again for the second half of the week into the coming weekend. Tommy

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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 […]