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James River

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  • VDOT proposes bridge replacement for Route 501 at Bedford County/Amherst County line

    VDOT proposes bridge replacement for Route 501 at Bedford County/Amherst County line
    A busy crossing over the James River is about to be replaced. The Virginia Department of Transportation wants to build a new bridge for Route 501 at the Bedford and Amherst County line. The current bridge was built in 1921.  It's narrow and has no...
  • This weekend's football scores (updated through Friday night)

    THURSDAY'S SCORES: Bethel 20, Warwick 13 Heritage 32, Kecoughtan 17 FRIDAY'S SCORES (from VirginiaPreps.com): Public Altavista 28 Appomattox 19 Amherst County 62 Jefferson Forest 14 Atlee 56 Glen Allen 33 Bassett 23 Martinsville 22 Bath County 38...
  • VDOT: No James River Bridge work due to storm

    VDOT: No James River Bridge work due to storm
    The Virginia Department of Transportation has decided not to go forward with work this weekend at the James River Bridge after all. Scheduled work to replace the metal grid deck on the JRB's lift span will be canceled this weekend due to an uncertain...
  • This weekend's high school scores

     THURSDAY Warwick 35, Heritage 14 Lafayette 25, York 20 Bethel 32, Menchville 7 Arcadia 36, Northampton 0 FRIDAY (From VirginiaPreps.com): Mostly publicAmelia County 26 Cumberland 14 Amherst County 17 E.C. Glass 0 Atlee 51 Armstrong 24 Bassett 51...
  • Choral performances enrich the Hampton Roads fall season

    Choral music is an integral part of the Hampton Roads arts community. Here's a look at some upcoming concerts worth your attention. Williamsburg Choral Guild The theme of this season's Williamsburg Choral Guild concerts is "bridging cultures and...
  • Living Here: Getting around

    Living Here: Getting around
    How fitting is the moniker Hampton Roads? Sure, that's the official name of the water that the region is built around, but it's also a hint about the traffic you'll face around here. Anyone who has lived in Hampton Roads for a couple of months will have...
  • Living Here: Driving, navigating the region

    Looking to navigate the region? Here are some tips and tricks on being street smart in Hampton Roads. Summer backups Traffic backups are common during the summer on eastbound Interstate 64 at the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel. If you're heading to the...
  • Living Here: Famous people, places and things

    Hampton Roads is known around the world for its people — as being from here, as a come-here, or for just passing through — as well as places and things. It's known for its Bacon (as in Nathaniel), its ham (as in Smithfield), its presidents...
  • Living Here: Nearby attractions

    Many destinations are within easy driving distance of Hampton Roads. Pack a cooler, fill up the tank and hit the road. 1. Appomattox Court House, Appomattox The buildings and fields where Robert E. Lee surrendered his Confederate army are still a...
  • Living Here: History museums and sites

    Museums and sites can help you track the story of our region. From the earliest settlers to the space explorers, Hampton Roads museums tell a continuous story of the importance of our region. History museums 1. Air Power Park. Vintage military jets,...
  • Living Here: Beaches

    Thanks to the ocean, the Chesapeake Bay and multiple rivers, beaches are plentiful in Hampton Roads. So, weather permitting, break out your blanket and sunscreen and head for a beach near you. Gloucester Gloucester Point Beach Park. 1255 Greate Road,...