Virginia Assembly

POWERBALL LOGO with black outline-Rich black

Rules, Odds Change For Powerball

The rules and the odds have changed for the Powerball game.

Jones Maurice 02712  CC

Council Okays Hillsdale Drive Funding

City councilors approve $15 million appropriation for the Hillsdale Drive extension project.

McAuliffe Terry 040115 (DZ)

Governor Holds Education Roundtable

Governor McAuliffe meets with local middle and high school kids during an education roundtable.

City Absentee Voting Sign 092815 CC

City Has New Voting Machines

Charlottesville has new voting machines for next month's election, and deadlines are looming for anyone who's not registered or plans to vote absentee.

Digital Camera

Crews Try To Get Projects On Schedule

Crews working on the 29 North and Emmet Street projects will try to make up some days they lost because of rain.

Wilder And Students 30310

Doug Wilder Writes Autobiography

Onetime Virginia Governor Doug Wilder has written an autobiography.

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.

Shipp Debbie

Albemarle Clerk Restores Licenses

Debbie Shipp, the Clerk of Albemarle Circuit Court, says her office has restored marriage licenses dating back to 1780.

Digital Camera

Supervisor Hopefuls Appear At Forum

The hopefuls in this year's Albemarle Board of Supervisors races appeared at a Thursday night candidates forum.

Johnson Martese Sign Justice For Martese 032615 (DZ)

Johnson Arrest Report Released

The document was released after the agents involved gave their consent.

Digital Camera

Candidates Saluted At Democrat Barbecue

Albemarle Democrats honor this year's candidates for public offices.

Digital Camera

Residents Take Part In Pride Festival

A large group of local residents packed Lee Park for the annual Pride Festival.

Lunsford Denise 021011

Officials Explore Mental Health Issues

A local prosecutor, a state senator and a psychologist explore current issues in mental health.

Moran Pam 021512

Albemarle School Will Host Governor

One of Albemarle's elementary schools will get an October visit from Virginia's chief executive and two senior members of his administration.

Sullivan Teresa 82612 CC

UVA Wants More State Money

UVA asks for more state money in Virginia's next budget.

McAuliffe Terry 040115 (DZ)

Health Board Amends Clinic Rules

The Virginia Board of Health votes to end tougher rules and building codes for abortion clinics.

DuVal Barry

State Chamber Wants Input On Judges

Virginia's Chamber of Commerce wants to have input on judicial selection.

Virginia Department of Education

JLARC: State Education Funding Down

A report says state money going to K-12 education has dropped 7% in the last ten years.

general assembly

Group Challenges 2011 Redistricting Plans

There's a new legal challenge involving Virginia's 2011 redistricting.

Digital Camera

Albemarle Residents Rally For Tracci

Area residents attend a weekend fundraiser for Robert Tracci, the Republican nominee for Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney.

Latest News

in Albemarle County, Local, Surrounding Counties

Culpeper County School Lockdown

Culpeper Police Town Of Badge

That after reports of a student with a weapon on the bus.

in Entertainment, Lifestyle

Oh no! We might be facing a pumpkin shortage by Thanksgiving


An unusually wet June has cut yields of the autumn favorite by about half.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Man Killed In Louisa County Crash

State Police Logo

A Bumpass man was killed Wednesday morning in a crash in Louisa County.

in Entertainment

We’ve reached the ‘future’ as it was envisioned in ‘Back To The Future’


We're still waiting on those flying cars ... but almost everything else was predicted in the '80s film franchise has come close to being true.

in Lifestyle

Myths about the flu


It's that time of year again.