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  • Saunders Brothers Employees Raise Money And Volunteer In Disaster Relief

    Saunders Brothers Employees Raise Money And Volunteer In Disaster Relief

    Piney River Nelson County, Virginia Following multiple hurricanes this past fall Saunders Brothers employees raised funds, donated supplies, and gave their time to disaster relief. They collected around $2,800 in donations and relief supplies. Saunders Brothers then matched the gifts 2 for 1 to raise a total of $8,345. In addition to the money and […]

  • Wintergreen : Nearly 1000 Property Owners To Sue ACP

    Wintergreen : Nearly 1000 Property Owners To Sue ACP

    Press release via EIN And FOW “NELLYSFORD, VIRGINIA, USA, November 20, 2017 /.EINPresswire.com/ — Friends of Wintergreen announced today that nearly 1,000 Wintergreen property owners, a number that is growing daily, plan to individually sue the Atlantic Coast Pipeline for damages to their property if the pipeline company seizes land used by the Wintergreen community. […]

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

    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

    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

    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 […]

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Saunders Brothers Employees Raise Money And Volunteer In Disaster Relief
[ 0 ] November 20, 2017

Saunders Brothers Employees Raise Money And Volunteer In Disaster Relief

Piney River Nelson County, Virginia Following multiple hurricanes this past fall Saunders Brothers employees raised funds, donated supplies, and gave their time to disaster relief. They collected around $2,800 in donations and relief supplies. Saunders Brothers then matched the gifts 2 for 1 to raise a total of $8,345. In addition to the money and […]

Wintergreen : Nearly 1000 Property Owners To Sue ACP
[ 0 ] November 20, 2017

Wintergreen : Nearly 1000 Property Owners To Sue ACP

Press release via EIN And FOW “NELLYSFORD, VIRGINIA, USA, November 20, 2017 /.EINPresswire.com/ — Friends of Wintergreen announced today that nearly 1,000 Wintergreen property owners, a number that is growing daily, plan to individually sue the Atlantic Coast Pipeline for damages to their property if the pipeline company seizes land used by the Wintergreen community. […]

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 […]

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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 […]