| Aug 31, 2012
| 5:14 PM
A man from Hardy is dead after a car crash Friday in Bedford County.
A spokesman with the Virginia State Police says Michael Andrew Hajduk was travelling on Route 619, just west of Route 1600, when he ran off the road and hit a mailbox and several...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 2:18 PM
An Amherst man has been charged with 10 counts of possession of child pornography.
Investigators have charged Galen Andrew Wright and took him into custody. Additional charges may be pending.
In June, A Bedford County investigator found a suspect in the...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Virginia State Police have identified the man who was killed Friday morning in a Bedford County car accident on Route 122.
68-year-old Daniel William Closen of Moneta died in the accident. He was driving a Plymouth van, and was pronounced dead at the...
| May 30, 2012
| 3:30 PM
7000 gallons of gasoline and diesel fuel spilled on Monday night, when a tanker overturned on Route 460 East in Bedford County.
An environmental contractor is now removing contaminated soil and rock from the area, a job that could close the eastbound...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 6:00 PM
State Police say James Wayne Williams died in Sunday evening's crash near Montvale in Bedford County. He was 42 years old and from Montvale.
Troopers say Williams crossed the center line, hit another car, then ran off the road and hit a utility pole. ...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 12:13 PM
The Big Island Volunteer Fire Company has released a statement, regarding the arrest of Tony Ware. The statement, written by Chief Brandon Cocke, reads as follows:
In the late fall of 2010 officers of the Big Island Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. began to...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Twelve people are facing drug charges in Bedford County following an eight-month operation.
According to the Bedford County Sheriff's Office, the charges are against middle and upper-level dealers accused of selling drugs in Bedford County.
| Jul 4, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Sunday, July 1
Moneta FireWORX Fest
Where: Downtown Moneta (Rt. 122 and White House Road)
When: Gate opens at 5:30 p.m.; music by The WORX Band starts at 6 p.m.; fireworks start at about 10 p.m.
Cost: $5 a person; children 10 and under...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 8:39 PM
Something is coming to Smith Mountain Lake that hasn't been done in a generation: Franklin County deputies on the water, on patrol.
Instead of hitting the pavement, for Franklin County deputies, the real area of concern is the water. Come July 4th,...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 1:22 PM
It's a crime that has many people shaking their heads and asking why. A church in Bedford County was vandalized and the Sheriff says the damage will easily total more than $10,000.
The vandalism inside Mount Rock Baptist Church on Charlemont Road in...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Two Bedford County school administrators will have new assignments for the 2012-13 school year.
Tim Overstreet will be the new principal at Liberty High School. Overstreet was principal at Staunton River Middle School. He has been with the school...