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Special  'Dram Of Love' Valentine's Celebration This Weekend At Virginia Distillery Company

Special ‘Dram Of Love’ Valentine’s Celebration This Weekend At Virginia Distillery Company

[ 0 ] February 11, 2016

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Love is in the air at Virginia Distillery Co.! Join them this Saturday, February 13th from 11-5PM for their Dram of Love event featuring Gearharts Fine Chocolates who will be sampling a mini version of their decadent chocolate whisky truffle made with their own Virginia Highland Malt. They will also be […]

Light Snow Accumulating In Mountains

Light Snow Accumulating In Mountains

[ 0 ] February 9, 2016

   Devils Knob Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia As predicted, light snow began falling in the higher elevations across the mountains in the Central Virginia Blue Ridge.  Dima Holmes grabbed the shot above at Wintergreen Real Estate Company’s mountain location. As of 10:15 Tuesday morning only a light accumulation had occurred. But still pretty to […]

Snowfall Not A Big Deal - But Cold On The Way Is!

Snowfall Not A Big Deal – But Cold On The Way Is!

[ 0 ] February 8, 2016

Central Virginia Blue Ridge Our buddy over at CBS-19 The Newsplex in Charlottesville, Chief Meteorologist Travis Koshko, posted his thinking about snowfall over the next day or so. As you can tell in his Snow-O-Meter graphic below, he’s not feeling the love on this particular round of wintry weather! Rain showers will mix with and […]

Wintergreen : Chief 2 - Dobie Fish Retires After More Than 3 Decades On The Job With Wintergreen Fire

Wintergreen : Chief 2 – Dobie Fish Retires After More Than 3 Decades On The Job With Wintergreen Fire

[ 0 ] February 7, 2016

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia For over 3 decades Dobie Fish has been on the job at Wintergreen Fire & Rescue. This month Dobie (Chief 2 – the assistant fire chief) is putting down the helmet and retiring. He’s been the asistant chief since 2009. Above, our April 2009 (from then Nelson County Life Magazine) story […]

A Quiet Weekend Across The Blue Ridge - Possible Light Snow By Monday Night & Much Colder

A Quiet Weekend Across The Blue Ridge – Possible Light Snow By Monday Night & Much Colder

[ 0 ] February 5, 2016

Listen to Tommy’s weekend weathercast below. Saturday and Sunday are great, possible light snow back by Monday night with much colder temps all of next week.

ROUTE 60 CLOSURE IN BUENA VISTA RESCHEDULED FOR FEB 4TH (Detour Through Rockbridge & Amherst Counties)

ROUTE 60 CLOSURE IN BUENA VISTA RESCHEDULED FOR FEB 4TH (Detour Through Rockbridge & Amherst Counties)

[ 0 ] February 2, 2016

VIA VDOT STAUNTON The planned closure of Route 60 (East 29th Street/Midland Trail) in Buena Vista has been postponed until Thursday, February 4, because of expected rainfall on Tuesday and Wednesday. The city has scheduled this closure from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. while a contractor replaces a drainage pipe near the eastern city limits. […]

Devils Backbone & Justin Billcheck Productions Announce Hoopla As Their Fall Festival

Devils Backbone & Justin Billcheck Productions Announce Hoopla As Their Fall Festival

[ 0 ] February 1, 2016

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Devils Backbone Brewing Company and Justin Billcheck Productions present the Hoopla, a new festival that will bring folks together to craft an adventure at Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows (200 Mosbys Run) starting Thursday, September 29 through Sunday, October 2. Devils Backbone Hoopla attendees can camp out, enjoy workshops and outdoor activities […]

Local Nelson Lawyer Daniel Rutherford Says He's Definitely Seeking Commonwealth Attorney Position

Local Nelson Lawyer Daniel Rutherford Says He’s Definitely Seeking Commonwealth Attorney Position

[ 0 ] February 1, 2016

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Daniel Rutherford says he’s definitely going after the Commonwealth Attorney’s (CA) seat being opened up as a result of current CA Anthony Martin’s pending resignation. As BRL and our media partners over at CBS-19 first broke last week, Martin says he will resign soon. We were able to confirm that Rutherford […]

Nelson Sheriff Looking For Person Of Interest : Armed & Dangerous APPREHENDED : Updated 3:39 PM

Nelson Sheriff Looking For Person Of Interest : Armed & Dangerous APPREHENDED : Updated 3:39 PM

[ 0 ] January 29, 2016

  Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia    3:39 PM Nelson County, VA Sheriff David Hill says Currier has been located and is in custody in Fluvanna County.  Release from Nelson County Sheriff David Hill original post at 11:14 AM: On 1/29/2016 the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office responded in the area of River Field Farm Lane and […]

Nelson Commonwealth Attorney Anthony Martin Announces Resignation

Nelson Commonwealth Attorney Anthony Martin Announces Resignation

[ 0 ] January 27, 2016

BRL has learned that Anthony Martin has resigned from his position as Nelson County Commonwealth Attorney. According to media partner CBS-19 Newsplex, Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Jerry Gress will be filling in until a special election is held to determine Martin’s replacement: NELSON COUNTY, VA ( The Nelson County Commonwealth’s Attorney has resigned. Commonwealth’s Attorney Anthony […]

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