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Final Resting Place As Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Dedicates Station To Frank Ott
[ 0 ] October 19, 2014

Final Resting Place As Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Dedicates Station To Frank Ott

Stoney Creek / Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Back in June of 2013 we told you about the passing of Frank Ott. He was a long time volunteer with Wintergreen Fire & Rescue in Nelson County. “Although several members contributed significantly, if I had to attach just one name to the effort, it would be Frank. […]

Female Body Found In Albemarle County - Saturday Evening  Audio Update
[ 0 ] October 18, 2014

Female Body Found In Albemarle County – Saturday Evening Audio Update

Walnut Creek Park Albemarle County, Virginia Press play above to listen to Tommy & Rachel discuss the events as they unfolded Saturday afternoon – October 18, 2014. BRLM & our media partners over at CBS-19 The Newsplex first broke, law enforcement authorities are confirming the discovery of a female body in the Walnut Creek Park […]

Fall Colors On Fire In Parts Of The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] October 17, 2014

Fall Colors On Fire In Parts Of The Blue Ridge

Central Virginia Blue Ridge Nelson County, Virginia After heavy rains earlier in the week the fall colors are absolutely on fire in parts of the Blue Ridge, especially in the higher elevations around 3000 feet and above. As a matter of fact, in another week many of the leaves may be just past peak in […]

VDOT Unveils Proposed Changes to Route 151 : Via ABC 13
[ 0 ] October 16, 2014

VDOT Unveils Proposed Changes to Route 151 : Via ABC 13

Nelson County, VA More changes are on the way for people driving along the northern half of Route 151 in Nelson County. Concerns over increased traffic and a past history of numerous fatalities has VDOT continuing their improvements along the road to help keep cars moving. In 2007 a community group called Project 151 approached […]

CVEC Contractors Head To The Sky To Clear Limbs Near Power Lines
[ 0 ] October 16, 2014

CVEC Contractors Head To The Sky To Clear Limbs Near Power Lines

Nelson County, Virginia Contractor crews for Central Virginia Electric Coop have been taking to the skies over the past few days to clear limbs from power line right of ways across the county. The odd looking saw seen hanging way below a helicopter was seen working in the Roseland area of Nelson County, Virginia on […]

Potential For Severe Weather & Heavy Rains Over - Updated 12 Noon Wednesday
[ 0 ] October 14, 2014

Potential For Severe Weather & Heavy Rains Over – Updated 12 Noon Wednesday

Central Virginia Blue Ridge All of the heavy rains and potential for severe weather has moved east of the Blue Ridge as of noon Wednesday. Sunny skies are on tap for the upcoming weekend, with much cooler temps. Earlier post Dynamics are coming together for the potential of severe weather across the region over the […]

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As Cooler Weather Moved In Over The Weekend : Some Pretty Pictures!
[ 0 ] September 7, 2014

As Cooler Weather Moved In Over The Weekend : Some Pretty Pictures!

Nelson County, VA Much cooler weather has moved into the Blue Ridge and it looks like it will be here for the next several days. Though we will have the chance for several showers in the forecast through the period, we won’t have the chance for those oppressive 90°+ readings anymore! Tommy talks more about […]

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 […]