Peach season has reached its peak, and a representative of an Albemarle County orchard says the recent weather has helped to create a very sweet crop. Cynthia Chiles from Chiles Orchard recalls there was some frost damage earlier this year that helped to create a slightly smaller crop. Chiles says her orchard has been able to meet the demand.
Other celebrity notables include Taylor Swift, Shakira and Ellen DeGeneres.
The "Atonement" star has reportedly welcomed her first child.
Albemarle Republicans have nominated two new candidates for their slate in county races.
Frank Hall, who served for more than 30 years in the House of Delegates, has died.