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Nelson : 2018 Lockn’ Festival Transportation Information
[ 0 ] August 13, 2018

Nelson : 2018 Lockn’ Festival Transportation Information

FROM THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: Be aware of possible congestion and changes in traffic patterns on US 29 and side roads near Oak Ridge Estate from Wednesday evening, August 22 through midday Monday, August 27. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected to occur during the overnight hours of Wednesday through […]

NEWS ALERT : Fatal Shooting in Afton - VSP Releases ID Of Victim & Other Details : Updated 10:05 AM  - 8.13.18
[ 0 ] August 12, 2018

NEWS ALERT : Fatal Shooting in Afton – VSP Releases ID Of Victim & Other Details : Updated 10:05 AM – 8.13.18

Avon Road Afton / Nelson County Scroll down below video for updated info from Virginia State Police (5:10 PM) Tense moments this morning as investigators piece together the events that led up to a fatal shooting in Afton in a house on Avon Road. Police draw their weapons on a car matching the description of […]

Strong to Severe Storms Possible Sunday Afternoon Across Some Of The Area
[ 0 ] August 12, 2018

Strong to Severe Storms Possible Sunday Afternoon Across Some Of The Area

    Via NWS Blacksburg, VA: The SPC marginal risk area has been expanded west a little bit. Folks near and to the east of the Blue Ridge should be prepared for the possibility of strong to severe storms this afternoon, possibly as early as noon. Wind damage will be the primary threat. Also of […]

TRAFFIC ALERTS FOR AUGUST 13-17, 2018 (Culpeper & Staunton VDOT Districts)
[ 0 ] August 12, 2018

TRAFFIC ALERTS FOR AUGUST 13-17, 2018 (Culpeper & Staunton VDOT Districts)

      TRAFFIC ALERT FOR AUGUST 13-17, 2018 Highway Work Zones in the Staunton District The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton transportation district during the coming weeks. The Staunton district consists of 11 counties from the Alleghany Highlands to the northern Shenandoah Valley:  Alleghany, Bath, […]

CVEC Announces Second Stop in Nelson County for Fiber Network Installation
[ 0 ] August 2, 2018

CVEC Announces Second Stop in Nelson County for Fiber Network Installation

Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) announced the next stop for fiber installation will be in Nelson County in 2019, providing communications for a smart grid system and delivering high speed internet to its members.  Nelson County was selected as the next stop due to the lowest cost to serve based on […]

ALBEMARLE - EMERGENCY PIPE REPLACEMENT COMPLETE ON RT. 250 (Updated 1:25 PM - Friday 8.3.18)
[ 0 ] August 2, 2018

ALBEMARLE – EMERGENCY PIPE REPLACEMENT COMPLETE ON RT. 250 (Updated 1:25 PM – Friday 8.3.18)

  EMERGENCY PIPE REPLACEMENT COMPLETE ON RT. 250 Route 250 is open to traffic just east of Route 744 (Hacktown Road)   CULPEPER — Route 250 (Richmond Road) is open to traffic just east of Route 744 (Hacktown Road) in Albemarle County. The detour has been lifted.   Crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation […]

Snapshots

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 […]