Local » Page 4

Fire (clipart)

Fire Destroys Old Mineral Elementary School

The former Mineral Elementary School was destroyed by fire Tuesday night.


Man Convicted Of Smuggling Cigarettes

A New York man has been convicted of smuggling cigarettes after a traffic stop in Louisa County.

Stelling Christina Melanie 092215

Property Manager Accused Of Embezzlement

Charlottesville Police have charged a real estate manager with embezzlement.

Football TJ Thorpe

Analysts Tell UVA FB Fans Not To Panic

What can Virginia do in the conference? WINA analysts break it down.

Flooding (credit Photo by Eric Seitz)

Woman Rescued From High Water

A woman was rescued Tuesday night after her car became flooded when she tried to drive through high water.

Heapes Andrea  081111

County Residents React To Redistricting

Parents and students sound off about potential re-districting plans affecting Albemarle High School and Greer Elementary School.

Pothole Sample

Potholes Close Rio/29 Turn Lane

Heavy rain led to potholes in Rio Road's right turn lane onto Route 29.


Virginia Wines Set New Sales Record

Wine sales increased almost 2% for a new high; cider sales also showed tremendous growth.


Kerney Named ACC Football Legend

One of UVA's all time greats is now an ACC Legend.

Virginia Film Festival Logo

Virginia Film Festival Announces Lineup

This year's Virginia Film Festival will include Meg Ryan, Oliver Stone and Leonard Maltin.

Matthew Jesse mug shot 092614

Ex-Girlfriend: Matthew Raped As Child

An ex-girlfriend of the man accused of killing Hannah Graham and Morgan Harrington says he was sexually abused as a child.

Planned Parenthood Women 92915 DZ

Abortion Rights Backers Rally At Clinic

More than a dozen braved the weather to wave signs and show their support.

Wilder And Students 30310

Doug Wilder Writes Autobiography

Onetime Virginia Governor Doug Wilder has written an autobiography.

Digital Camera

AG Outlines Impartial Policing Initiative

Mark Herring has launched training on use of force, de-escalating dangerous situations and recognizing potential biases.

Shifflett Jay justice

Friends Of Shifflett Seek Answers

Friends and family of a Charlottesville homicide victim are demanding what they call "Justice 4 Jay."

University of Virginia Police Vehicle (on McCormick Rd) 30713 CC

Police Search For Suspects In Assault

UVA Police are searching for several young non-students who are accused of an aggravated assault.


Game 3 of Orange Blue World Series Postponed

The Orange Blue World Series will continue on Wednesday, September 30th.

VSabre for web~1240x800 copy

Virginia-George Washington Match Cancelled

The UVA vs GW game is cancelled due to weather and will not be made up.

Police car lights (from clipart)

Gunshot Enters Troy Area Home

Albemarle Police investigate a gunshot that was fired into a house in the Troy area.

Atkins Rosa    Smiling

Many Kids Will Spend More Time In Class

Charlottesville kids who are struggling to read and write will spend more time in class.

Latest News

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Overturned Vehicle Adds To 29 Woes

Albemarle Police Squad Car

An overturned vehicle adds to the traffic woes on 29 North.

in Entertainment

‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.

in Lifestyle

‘Like’ it or not, changes are coming to Facebook


The social network is launching a pilot test of "Reactions," which will allow users to express a range of emotions including love, happiness, anger, and sadness.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

Man Charged With Assaulting Officer

Simpson Tsaye Lemar 100815

Tsaye Lemar Simpson faces several charges, including assaulting a police officer.

in Entertainment

Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.