Charlottesville area Democrats spent part of the weekend holding a voter ID seminar, and heard from their nominee for the Fifth District seat in Congress. Lawrence Gaughan (pictured) is challenging two-term Republican congressman Robert Hurt in the November 4th general election. Gaughan spoke to Democrats who want to boost their turnout during this election cycle and make sure their supporters have identification. Meanwhile, advocates for immigrant rights assembled Saturday at the Church of the Incarnation in Albemarle County. Groups such as the League of United Latin American Citizens are trying to make sure immigrants have access to driver’s licenses.
The body of a 19-year-old drowning victim from Fairfax County is discovered in Lake Anna in Louisa County.
A World War Two veteran who won a Bronze Star has died at age 90 in his Madison County home.
There were rallies supporting Confederate flags over the weekend in two Virginia localities.
Our area's health district has tips on how to avoid ticks.