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VSP Investigating Fatal Crash in Nelson County

VSP Investigating Fatal Crash in Nelson County

[ 0 ] September 16, 2021

Near Gladstone / Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Verbatim release from VSP: Updated corrected from VSP 9.17.21 : Virginia State Police is investigating a single-vehicle crash in Nelson County. The crash occurred Sept. 15, 2021 at 8:15 a.m. on Tye River Road, approximately 1 mile north of Richmond Highway. A 2017 Hyundai Elantra was traveling south […]

Community Mourns Loss Of Brewing & Building Icon

Community Mourns Loss Of Brewing & Building Icon

[ 0 ] May 6, 2021

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia By Tommy Stafford (More reflections on Steve at updated link near bottom of story) There will much more to say about this man in the coming days and weeks. But, I wanted to acknowledge his passing here on our site without invading the privacy his family has asked for during this […]

My Farewell Letter To Rafael Tal : Longtime Co-Owner Of The Mark Addy Inn

My Farewell Letter To Rafael Tal : Longtime Co-Owner Of The Mark Addy Inn

[ 1 ] March 12, 2021

Rafael Tal (left) and his wife Leslie on the steps of The Mark Addy Inn back in April of 2006 shortly after they purchased the B & B from then owner John Stork Maddox. Rafi passed away a few days ago after a lengthy battle with cancer. Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia By Tommy Stafford  Dear […]

Nelson : VSP Continues Investigation Into Fatal Crash On US 29 (Updated 10.7.20)

Nelson : VSP Continues Investigation Into Fatal Crash On US 29 (Updated 10.7.20)

[ 0 ] October 7, 2020

Near Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Verbatim release VSP: “At 12:19 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 6), Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash in Nelson County. A 2009 Ford Focus was traveling in the right lane on Route 29 near Drumheller Orchard Lane, when a 2018 Tao Tao moped swerved from the left lane into the […]

Montebello : So Long Mrs. Grant : Longtime Matriarch Of Landmark Store Passes

Montebello : So Long Mrs. Grant : Longtime Matriarch Of Landmark Store Passes

[ 1 ] December 21, 2019

Montebello Nelson County, Virginia Back in the fall of 2005 just months after launching our charter magazine, Nelson County Life, we did a story on one of the most notable landmarks in Central Virginia not far off of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Montebello Country Store has been around for more than a century! Sadly, we […]

Buckingham : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash

Buckingham : VSP Investigating Fatal Crash

[ 1 ] December 21, 2019

Verbatim Press Release from VSP: At 3:55 p.m. Friday (Dec. 20), Virginia State Police Trooper J.P. Campbell responded to a crash involving a horse-drawn buggy in Buckingham County. The crash occurred on Route 60 near High School Road. The buggy was traveling east on Route 60 when it was struck from the rear by an […]

AUGUSTA : VSP Investigating Fatal Fire

AUGUSTA : VSP Investigating Fatal Fire

[ 0 ] June 24, 2019

Release via VSP : Augusta County, VA. “The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation’s Appomattox Field Office is investigating a fatal fire in Augusta County. The fire, which occurred at a residence in the 100 block of Mount Torrey Road, was reported to Augusta County authorities at 11:08 a.m. Sunday (June 23). A resident […]

Schuyler : Investigation Continues Into Suspected Drowning At Rock Quarry

Schuyler : Investigation Continues Into Suspected Drowning At Rock Quarry

[ 0 ] June 5, 2019

Photo By Brianna Hamblin via our media partners at CBS19 News in Charlottesville : Police block the area entering a rock quarry in Schuyler, Virginia on Tuesday evening – June 4, 2019. Rescue crews were working to recover the body of an older teen who jumped into the quarry. Schuyler Albemarle County, Virginia The investigation […]

News Alert : Nelson: Commonwealth Attorney & Sheriff Announce Indictments In May 2016 Death Of Shipman Woman

News Alert : Nelson: Commonwealth Attorney & Sheriff Announce Indictments In May 2016 Death Of Shipman Woman

[ 0 ] December 6, 2017

Lovingston / Massies Mill Nelson County, Virginia By Tommy Stafford Back in May of 2016 (in this story we broke) we told you about the suspicious death of Samantha Rena Tyree, a 29 year old woman from Shipman, Virginia. At that time her body had been discovered along the banks of a riverbed there. On […]

Actress Who Played Corabeth Godsey On Nelson Inspired Waltons Has Died

Actress Who Played Corabeth Godsey On Nelson Inspired Waltons Has Died

[ 0 ] June 15, 2016

Schuyler, Virginia Dallas, Texas Ronnie Claire Edwards best known for her portrayal of Corabeth Godsey on the long running TV series The Waltons, has died at age 83. The TV series was created by the late Earl Hamner, Jr. and based on his childhood experiences growing up in Nelson County, Virginia. Hamner died earlier this […]

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