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WIND ADVISORY: Along & Near BRP (Includes Wintergreen)
[ 0 ] October 16, 2019

WIND ADVISORY: Along & Near BRP (Includes Wintergreen)

Extreme Western Allegany-Western Highland-Eastern Highland- Northern Virginia Blue Ridge-Central Virginia Blue Ridge- Western Grant-Western Mineral-Western Pendleton-Eastern Pendleton- Including the cities of Frostburg, Hightown, Monterey, Big Meadows, Wintergreen, Bayard, Mount Storm, Elk Garden, Riverton, Brandywine, Franklin, Oak Flat, Ruddle, and Sugar Grove 351 AM EDT Wed Oct 16 2019 …WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM […]

Nelson County Parks & Rec Soccer Team Hosted At UVA
[ 0 ] October 9, 2019

Nelson County Parks & Rec Soccer Team Hosted At UVA

Charlottesville Albemarle County, Virginia Last week number one ranked UVA Men’s soccer hosted Nelson County Rec U7. Congrats!!

Afton : Crews Battle Fire At Storage Shed
[ 0 ] October 5, 2019

Afton : Crews Battle Fire At Storage Shed

    Afton Nelson County, Virginia Area fire crews responded to a late Saturday afternoon fire in the Afton area along Devlin Road. A storage shed caught fire and was full involved when fire departments arrived. Fire crews quickly got the blaze under control and no injuries were reported as of this post.

RVCC Debuts New Kitchen At Monthly Pancake Breakfast
[ 0 ] October 5, 2019

RVCC Debuts New Kitchen At Monthly Pancake Breakfast

  Afton / Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia After a six month break, the monthly RVCC Pancake Breakfasts are back! For the past half year the older outdated kitchen was gutted and a brand new commercial kitchen was put in.   The monthly RVCC Pancake Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of each month. Congrats […]

News Alert : Yak That Had Been On Run Hit By Car Along  US 29
[ 0 ] September 27, 2019

News Alert : Yak That Had Been On Run Hit By Car Along US 29

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia The story of a yak on the run came to a sad ending this Friday morning after being hit by a car in Lovingston along US 29. The driver that hit the yak left the scene. The yak was so severely injured that it had to be put down at the […]

News Alert : Man Sentenced For NC Murder Will Return To Nelson For Additional Trial
[ 0 ] September 13, 2019

News Alert : Man Sentenced For NC Murder Will Return To Nelson For Additional Trial

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Nelson County Commonwealth Attorney Daniel Rutherford confirmed to BRL late Friday afternoon he will bring a NC man back to Nelson to stand trial for shooting a Rockfish woman in 2017. “I directed the Virginia State Police to proceed with securing Sean Damien Castorina from North Carolina authorities and bring him […]

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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 […]